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IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Exam - Dates, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad PhD and MS Research Admissions 2020 - IIT Palakkad invited applications for admission to the M.S. (Research) and PhD Programs for the January Semester, 2020.

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Indian Institute of Technology, Palakkad

IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Eligibility Criteria

The minimum educational qualifications for admission to the Ph.D. programme of the Institute are as follows:

ProgrammesEligibility
Ph.D. in Engineering
  • Candidates with a Master's degree in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record or a Master's degree by Research in Engineering/Technology with a good academic record.
  • Candidates with Master's degree in Sciences with a good academic record and of exceptional merit are eligible for the relevant Engineering discipline. They should have a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification in the relevant area tenable for the year of registration.
  • Candidates who have qualified for the award of Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D. provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8/10 (7.5/10 for OBC-NCL and 7/10 for SC/ST/PwD candidates).
Ph.D. In Sciences
  • Master's degree in Sciences with a good academic record and having a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area. Master's degree holders in Engineering/Technology are also eligible.
  • Candidates who have qualified for the award of Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology from a Centrally Funded Technical Institute (CFTI) 1 with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D. in Sciences provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8/10 (7.5/10 for OBC-NCL and 7/10 for SC/ST/PwD candidates).
Ph.D. in Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Master's degree in an eligible discipline with a good academic record or equivalent and having a valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR- NET/NBHM or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.
M.S.(Research) Program
  • Candidates with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology/Master‟s degree in Science with valid GATE score.
  • Candidates having Associate Membership of the following professional bodies are also be eligible for admission to the M.S. programme of their parent discipline provided they have a valid GATE score and have passed both part A and part B of the Membership examinations with a good academic record. (The Institution of Engineers (India) (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics and Communications), The Aeronautical society of India, The Indian Institute of Metals, The Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, The Institute of Electronics and Tele-communication Engineering and other professional bodies approved by the Senate from time to time.
  • Engineering graduates from IITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTI) with a minimum CGPA of 8/10 (7.5/10 for OBC-NCL and 7/10 for SC/ST/PwD candidates) are eligible for seeking admission, without GATE score, to the MS Programme and they can be offered HTRA, if selected.
  • Institute staff members or Research Scholars under External Registration

For M.S./Ph.D. Research Scholars in these categories, the minimum educational qualifications are the same as prescribed for full time research scholars. However, valid GATE score or CSIR / UGC JRF or Lectureship / NBHM or equivalent qualification as applicable for regular full time research scholars shall not be required in these cases.

IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Exam Centers

Offline Dates

DateLocation(s)
18/11/2019  to  27/11/2019 -

IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Important Dates

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Application Form02/10/2019 20/10/2019
IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Exam Date Offline Dates
  • 18/11/2019  to  27/11/2019
  • Declaration of result04/12/2019-
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    Important Dates

    Application Portal OpensOctober 02, 2019
    Last date for submission of application onlineOctober 20, 2019
    Test and InterviewNovember 18-27, 2019
    Selection list to appearDecember 04 , 2019
    Last date to issue admission lettersDecember 06 , 201
    Date of JoiningDecember 30, 2019

    Selection Procedure:

    Eligible candidates possessing the minimum educational qualifications (as given in section 4) and satisfying additional and stiffer criteria set from time to time, will be called for an interview and/or test by the Selection Committee.

    For candidates who have obtained PG degree 10 years earlier as on the last date prescribed for receipt of the completed application, a departmental test will be conducted. The applications of foreign nationals may be considered without a personal interview / test . Based on the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the interview and/or test, the Selection Committee will recommend to the Chairman, Senate the names of candidates found suitable for admission.

    Attending Interview for Ph.D/M.S. programme:

    Candidates who expect to complete the requirements of their degree by the time of their admission may also appear for interview. Candidates called for Ph.D. interview under the full time (HTRA) category will be paid one second class to and fro rail fare from their place of residence to Palakkad by the shortest route.

    Completing the Qualifying Degree and production of Provisional Certificate

    Candidates joining Ph.D/M.S programme in July-December/December-June session have to submit their original mark/grade sheets along with provisional certificates at the time of admission. They should also produce their required degree certificate for having passed the qualifying examination on or before 31st October for July admission / 31st March for December admission.

    IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Application Form

    Application Form Fee

    GN/OBC-NCL Male candidatesRs.100/-
    GN/OBC-NCL Female candidatesRs.50/-
    SC/ST and PwD candidatesRs.50/-
    • Application Fee is non-refundable.

    Application Form Filling Instructions

    How to Apply

    • Kindly read the Information Brochure carefully to make sure that you are eligible for the program and to identify the disciplines which match your areas of interest. You can apply to at most two disciplines.
    • Click on Create new account on the sidebar in this portal. Enter a valid email address and a username to create a new account.
    • A welcome message with login instructions will be sent the email address entered above. Please check the spam folder, in case you do not see the mail in your inbox.
    • The link in the welcome mail can only be used once to log in and will lead you to a page where you can set your password. After setting your password, you will be able to log in at this portal using your username and password.
    • Login to this portal.
    • In order to complete the application form, you will need a soft-copy of a recent passport type photograph
    • Select the program to which you wish to apply from the Start a New Application link on the right side.
    • Fill the application form carefully. After filling all the details, preview the application once and then submit it.
    • You will be directed to a page from where you can pay the application fee. Your application will be only processed only if you fill all the required data, make the payment, enter the CCAvenue reference number that you obtained on your email/sms to the application form, and click Submit Application once more . Applications remaining incomplete till the closing day will be automatically deleted by the system. 
    • You can make minor changes to the submitted applications before the closing date using the My Applications link in the Applicant Menu on the right. But after making any change(s), you will have to go to to the last page and click on "Submit Application" once more for the change(s) to be submitted. No changes will be allowed after the closing date.
    • List of candidates shortlisted for Test/Interview will be published in this portal on the second week of November 2020.

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    IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Exam Day Instructions

    Offline Dates

    • 18/11/2019  to  27/11/2019
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    IIT Palakkad Admission Test Ph.D. / MS (Research) 2020 (January) Results

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