Eligibility : ME/M.Tech, MSc, MA(English), BE/B.Tech
Location : Gangtok
Last Date : 07 May 2018
PhD Programmes Conducting National Institute of Technology, Sikkim
Programme Categories Each of the above-mentioned departments offers Full-time and Part-time PhD Programmes under the following categories:
Institute Research Fellow : FT01
Research Fellow under sponsored project funded by Government agencies, organisation etc. : FT02
Research Fellow under collaborative research programme between NIT Sikkim and other Government Universities/ Institutes / R&D organisations in India or abroad. OR Faculty members working at NIT Sikkim. : PT01
Eligibility : The general eligibility criterias for admission in all Departments/fields are given below. These eligibility criterias are the absolute minimum; Departments may prescribe any other requirements over and above the minimum criteria, subject to the approval of the IPGC or equivalent committee. i) Engineering/ Technology: a) Master degree in Engineering/Technology with a minimum of 65% marks or 7.0 CGPA; OR b) Bachelor degree in Engineering/ Technology with minimum 80% marks or 8.5 CGPA. ii) Basic Science: Master degree in Science with minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA. iii) English: Master degree in English with minimum 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA. For SC/ST candidates, a relaxation of 5% marks or 0.5 CGPA will be considered.
A research fellow awarded fellowship shall not be eligible to receive any other salary, stipend, emoluments, scholarship, fellowship etc. during the tenure of the award. To qualify for the Institute Fellowship
GATE / NET(LS or JRF) qualifying certificate is mandatory.
Bachelor and Master degree in the appropriate discipline from an institute of national importance / UGC-/AICTE-approved University/Institution are mandatory.
Selection Procedure : Selection will be based on written examination and/or interview. The names of shortlisted candidates will be displayed on the Institute website along with the detail schedule and venue of examination and/or interview.
Application Fee : Candidates applying for more than one programme in different departments have to apply on separate application forms, with separate Demand Draft of Rs. 500/-(Rs.100/- for SC/ST) for each programme.