Published On : Wed, Apr 13th, 2016

BIT, Mesra: Admissions open for Ph.D Programs 2016

Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra has released a notification inviting applications from interested, eligible candidates for admission to full time or part time Ph.D programmes (session monsoon July 2016) in various departments.

Eligibility criteria

Educational qualifications

Candidates seeking admission into the institute’s Ph.D programmes should have the following qualifications

Those candidates possessing M.Tech. / M.E. / M.Sc. (Engg.) / M.Arch / M.Pharm / M.Sc. / MCA / MBA or equivalent degree in relevant branch from a recognized University / Institute with minimum 60 percent marks or 6.0 CGPA on a ten point scale in the qualifying examination are eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their specialization.

The candidates with B.Tech. / B.E./ B.Sc. (Engg.)/ B.Pharm / B.Arch or equivalent degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 70 percent or 7.0 CGPA on a ten point scale in the qualifying examination and a valid GATE score with a minimum of 80 percentile are eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their specialization.

Candidates possessing B.Tech. / B.E./ B.Sc. (Engg.)/ B.Pharm / B.Arch or equivalent degree in relevant branch from a recognized university/ institute with minimum 70 percent or 7.0 CGPA on a ten point scale in the qualifying examination and employed in R and D organisations and having ten yearsâ?? experience with good research credentials are eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their specialization.

For candidates belonging to the SC/ST category, a relaxation of 5 percent marks is given to them.

How to apply

Candidates have to apply online, by filling the application form available on the official website of the institute, the link for which is www.bitmesra.ac.in

The candidates have to take a print out of the application form along with the required documents and send it by speed post or reliable courier to ‘Dean, Admissions and Academic Coordination, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi 835215’

The envelope containing the application form must be superscribed with ‘Application for Ph.D Admission (MO) 2016’

Application fee

For general category candidates the application fee is Rs 2500/- and for SC/ST candidates the amount is Rs 1500/-

Selection process

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the written test, previous academic records and interview.

Important dates

Last date for the submission of an application forms April 25, 2016
Last date for receipt of completed application form is May 02, 2016
Display of list of eligible candidates for written tests and interviews on institute website May 13, 2016
Date of a written test and an interview is May 23, 2016