Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Kottayam, an institution under the Ministry of Education, Government. of India, Valavoor (PO), Pala, Kottayam, Kerala – 686635 has invited applications for admission to PhD program, August 2022.
Doctoral programs are offered in Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communications Engineering, and Mathematics under (i) Fellowship (full-time) (ii) Sponsored (full-time) (iii) Self-funded (full-time) and (iv) Categories of external registrants.
The detail of the areas of specialization in each subject and that of the different categories are given in the detailed notification on https://phdr.iiitkottayam.ac.in/
Admission Eligibility: Computer Science and Engineering: Master’s degree in Computer Engineering/Information Technology/Computer Applications/ECE or equivalent field with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 on a 10-point scale or 60% of marks in majors or (ii) Four one-year Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering/Information Technology/Electronics and Communications Engineering from any IIT, NIT, IIIT/other institutions of national significance with a minimum CGPA of 7, 5 on a 10 point scale or 70% of the marks.
Electronics and Communications Engineering: Master’s degree in ECE/EEE or equivalent field with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 on a 10-point scale or 60% of marks in appropriate subject areas or (ii) Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering and Communications/Electrical Engineering from any IIT, NIT, IIIT / other institutions of national significance with a minimum CGPA of 7.5 on a 10 point scale or 70% of marks.
Students admitted on the basis of a bachelor’s degree will receive both a master’s and a doctoral degree upon completion of the doctoral program without any exit options during the program.
Computational Mathematics: 2 years M.Sc. / Integrated M.Sc. in Mathematics/Mathematics and Computer Science/Applied Mathematics/Statistics or an equivalent degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate on the qualifying exam.
Application: Application can be submitted online at https://phdr.iiitkottayam.ac.in/ no later than June 15, 2022.
Application Fee: An application fee of Rs.1000/- (Rs 500/- for SC/ST/PWD/Female applicants) will need to be paid via State Bank Collect.
Selection: Selection will be based on performance in the written test and/or interview to be held on July 1, 2, 3 and 4, 2022. The session will start on August 1, 2022.