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Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Information Brochure Ph.D. 201112
Candidates applying for Ph.D. Programme must note the following :
1. Please read the instructions given in the brochure CAREFULLY before you start filling up the application form. 2. Online Application Form & Information Brochure is available on the Institute website www.iitb.ac.in/admissions from 16th March 2011 to 5th April 2011. Candidates are advised to submit their application ONLINE. After getting confirmation candidates must take a printout of the submitted application and send it to Deputy Registrar (Academic), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai – 400 076 by 5th April 2011. 3. Offline (Downloadable) Application Form & Information Brochure can be downloaded from the Institute website from 22th March to 29th March 2011. Candidates are advised to submit their application to Deputy Registrar (Academic), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai – 400 076 by 5th April 2011. 4. The cost of the application is Rs. 300/ for GN/OBCNC/PC category( belonging to GN category) (150/ for SC/ST/PC belonging to SC/ST category) candidates. 5. The application fee is to be paid by Debit Card/ Credit Card/SBI Internet Banking/Online Payment System/ Demand Draft drawn in favour of ‘Registrar, IIT Bombay’ payable at SBI or Canara Bank, IIT Powai/ Mumbai branch. Application Forms without payment of fees by Debit Card/Credit Card/SBI Internet Banking/Online Payment System/ Demand Draft will not be considered. 6. Candidates can apply for THREE Departments/ Interdisciplinary Groups / Centres / Schools in ONE application form by paying the application fee ONCE. For further choices, if any, additional forms is to be used by paying additional amount separately. If you have applied for more than one Department/ Centre / School / ID group than you must submit the corresponding number of sets of photocopies of the completed application form with enclosures properly arranged and stapled. If you do not provide sufficient number of set of photocopies you will be considered for 1 st preference/or the departments for which the set of photocopies are provided. 7. Along with the Application form, candidates can download/ see the the following information on the Institute website : 1. Information Brochure, 2. Statement of Purpose (SoP): • Statement of Purpose (SoP) is your opportunity to share with the Admission Committee your motivation and preparation for the Doctoral studies at IIT Bombay. • Please fill in the format provided to you along with application form and attach the same.
Candidates applying to Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management are required to submit a sample of recent published writings by the candidate on a relevant topics or a 1500 word essay or proposal on the topic of research interest in place of Statement of Purpose ).
8. Candidates should complete the application form in all respects. Incomplete application forms will be rejected.
9. Form should be filled neatly and clearly. 10. OBCNC/ SC / ST /PC candidates are requested to attach Caste / Tribe / Disability certificate along with application form. OBC candidates must note that the limit of annual income of Rs. 2.5 lakhs has been raised to Rs. 4.5 lakhs for determining the creamy layer among Other Backward Classes (OBCNC) candidates. 11. The duly filled application form along with the necessary enclosures and the demand draft (of the required amount) is to be sent in a big size envelope (27cm X 20cm), without folding superscribing on the top ‘Application form for Ph.D. Programme’, tothe Deputy Registrar (Academic), IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai – 400 076 by 5th April 2011. 12. Candidates are instructed to check the Institute website www.iitb.ac.in/ admissions for result/ important announcements. 13. Candidates are also instructed to check their email address (provided in the application form) for all important communications and announcements. Application forms for admissions to Ph.D. Programme can be downloaded from the Institute website & can submit throughout the year; however, such applications will be processed only twice in a year (i.e. July and December).
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(B) INFORMATION ON DEPARTMENTS.CONTENTS (A) GENERAL 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) 11) 12) The Institute Research Facilities Student Amenities Ph. Degree Confirmation of Registration Submission of Thesis and Award of Degree Page No. Candidates Admission Procedure Payment of Fees and Deposits Appendix I Fees and Deposits. Mehta School of Management (SJM SOM) (C) APPENDIX : II Sponsorship letter for fulltime candidates III Employer’s Letter in case of candidates joining Ph. programme on Study leave IV Sponsorship certificate for External Registration V No Objection Certificate for College Teacher (D) Statement of Purpose(SoP) 5 .D. INTERDISCIPLINARY GROUPS.D.D. Programme General Eligibility Criterion for Admission Categories of Ph. CENTRES AND SCHOOLS Departments: 1) Aerospace Engineering (AE) 2) Biosciences and Bioengineering (BB) 3) Chemical Engineering (CL) 4) Chemistry (CH) 5) Civil Engineering (CE) 6) Computer Science and Engineering (CS) 7) Earth Sciences (ES) 8) Electrical Engineering (EE) 9) Energy Science & Engineering (EN) 10) Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) 11) 12) Mathematics (MA) Mechanical Engineering(ME) 13) Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science (MM) 14) Physics (PH) Interdisciplinary Groups: 15) Industrial Engineering & Operations Research (IO) 16) Systems & Control Engineering (SC) 17) Educational Technology (ET) Centres: 18) Centre for Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE) 19) Industrial Design Centre (IDC) 20) Centre of Studies in Resources Engineering (CSRE) 21) Centre for Research in Nanotechnology & Science (CRNTS) 22) Centre for Technology Alternatives for Rural Areas(CTARA) Schools: 23) Shailesh J.D. Financial Support Registration for the Ph.
3rd & 4th. 2011 May 2nd 2011 (Written Test) May 2nd & 3rd. Applications to be sent to the Department/ID groups/ Schools/ Centres for scrutiny 06. 2011( Interview) May 3rd . Engg. 2011 Offline (Downloadable) March 22nd . Last date for issue of application forms : 04. only Interviews ) Chemistry May 2nd 2011 (Written Test) May 2nd . Last date for submission of completed application forms : 05. Educational Technology May 4th 2011 (Written Test) May 4th & 5th. 2011( Interview) May 5th 2011 (Written Test) May 5th & 6th . 2011 01. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) 6 .Engg. Chemical. 2011 April 15th . Date of Entrance Test and/or Interview (for all categories) Sciences Department : Mathematics. 2011 Biosciences & Bioengineering ( No Written Test. Met. 2011 April 14th.IMPORTANT DATES : (for Autumn Semester) (Tentative) No Particulars Dates March 13. 2011(Interview) May 5th 2011 (Written Test ) May 5th & 6th . & Engg Electrical Engg. 2011 April 5th . All Interdisciplinary Groups : IE&OR Systems & Control Engg. 2011 April 5th . 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) May 9th . 2011(Interview) All Engineering Departments: Aerospace Engg. Computer Sci. Mech. Energy Sci. Issue of Application forms begins : 03. & Engg. 2011 March 29th . 2011(Interview) May 2nd .3rd & 4th. Physics..Sci. Advertisement (in all leading Newspapers and on website) Online 02. Last date for Department(s) to send the list of candidates to be called for Written Test/Interview 07. 2011 April 7th . Earth Sciences March 16th . To display the list of candidates called for Entrance Test and/or Interview 08. Civil Engg. & Mat.
Mehta School of Management 10a Declaration of Result/Payment of fees 1st offer 2nd offer(if required) Final Offer (if required) b. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) July 1st 2011 (Written Test) July 1st & 2nd . 2011 to July 20th. 2011( Interview) July 1st . 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) May 13th . Humanities & Social Sciences c. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) May 9th. 2011 *Application forms received after the last date will be considered in the next semester (Spring Semester 201112). 2011 May 30th.Centres: CSRE. 2011 June 27th . 2011 July 5th. Shailesh J. Recommendations from Heads of Dept/School/ Centre/ ID groups to reach Academic Office b. CTARA Environmental Sc. 2011 July 7th . 2011 July 11th . 2011 July 11th . 2011 June 2nd. Mehta School of Management Registration and Orientation Programme May 23rd . Humanities & Social Sciences c. 2011 12 Instructions begins July 21st. 2011 July 7th . 2011 June 16th . May 6th. CRNTS. & Engg. 2011 Result Announcement Last date of payment of fees Schools: Shailesh J. 7 . 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) May 10th. 2011 July 5th. 2011 June 13th . 2011 11 July 15th. Industrial Design Centre. Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management Department : Humanities & Social Sciences 9a.
2011 Biosciences & Bioengineering Chemistry All Interdisciplinary Groups : Systems & Control Engg. 2011 November 11th. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) December 14th. 2011 October 31st . Advertisement (on IITB website) September 2nd . 2011 November 2nd. CRNTS. 2011 Online 02.IMPORTANT DATES : (for Spring Semester) (Tentative) Particulars Dates September 2. 2011 ( No Written Test. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) December 9th. and Chemistry) December 7th . only Interviews ) December 7th. Industrial Design Centre. Educational Technology Centres: CSRE. 2011 October 24th. 2011 October 17th .Environmental Sc. 2011( Interview) December 7th. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) December 9th. 2011( Interview) December 7th. Applications to be sent to the Department/ID groups/ Schools/ Centres for scrutiny 05. & Bioengg. Schools: Shailesh J. 2011 January 2nd . IE&OR. Mehta School of Management 7 8 9 Recommendations to reach Academic office Declaration of Result Payment of fees on or before December 20th.8th & 9th . 2011 (Written Test) December 7th. 2011 December 29th . 2011 December 29th & 30th. & Engg. 8 . CTARA. 2011 (Written Test and/or Interview) December 9th.8th & 9th . 2011 (Written Test) December 7th & 8th. 2011 06 Date of Entrance Test and/or Interview (for all categories) All Departments (except Biosc.. Issue of Application forms begins 03. Last date of receipt of completed application forms * 04. 2012 10 Registration and Orientation Programme 11 Instructions begins * Application forms received after the last date will be considered in the next semester (Autumn Semester 201213). Last date for Department to send the list of candidates for Written Test/Interview Downloadable (Offline) No 01.
The application fee is to be paid by Debit Card/ Credit Card/SBI Internet Banking/Online Payment System/ Demand Draft drawn in favour of ‘Registrar. You must write your Name. Department and Email ID on reverse side of the Demand Draft. All applicants appeared for interviews are requested to check the result on Institute website on the above date. Mumbai –400 076.in/ admissions on the tentative date as mentioned above. Powai. IIT Bombay’ payable at SBI or Canara Bank. IIT Bombay.ac. Candidates are instructed to check the web site regularly for all updates. before due dates. IIT Powai/ Mumbai branch.iitb. The Draft may be submitted by post / courier to The Deputy Registrar (Academic).• Results will be declared on IITB website: www. Candidates are also instructed to check their email ID (provided in the application form) for all important communications and announcements. • • • 9 .
Energy Science & Engineering. Bioscience & Bioengineering. The Industrial Design Centre of the Institute offers a 2year M.Sc.Tech in Nuclear Energy (ME4) as specialisation in Department of Mech. The Institute is located at Powai in a campus extending over 220 hectares amidst picturesque surroundings with Vihar and Powai lakes on either side. M. Visual Communication. The Institute has started New academic programmes.D.Tech Dual Degree in Env. Dual Degree programme in the Physics and Metallurgical Engg. M. Interaction Design and Mobility and Vehicle Design . Programme in Design. programmes. M. Engg. Earth Sciences. 5. Ph.Phil programme.Sc.Manufacturing & Modelling (MMM) 4.D in Nano Technology offered by CRNTS. The Institute has a Humanities and Social Sciences Department..Tech. which offers doctoral programmes and 2years M.Tech. IIT Bombay established in 1958.D.A) GENERAL 1) THE INSTITUTE The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) is one of the higher Institutes of Technology in the country set up with the objectives of making available facilities for higher education.Tech programme in Materials.D. M.+ Ph. programmes in Applied Geology and Applied Geophysics.DDual Degree programme in Biotechnology 3. M.Sc. The Department of Physics. in Technology and Development offered by CTARA and also offers a doctoral programme.Tech. Mechanical and Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science Departments and by certain Interdisciplinary groups. & Materials Science. Postgraduate and Doctoral programmes are offered by Aerospace Engineering.) Interdisciplinary Programmes in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research as well as Systems & Control Engineering offer Ph. Physics. M. M.DDual Degree programme in Earth Sciences in Applied Geology & Applied Geophysics 2. M.Ph.Phil+Ph. Electrical Engg. IIT BombayNTU Singapore Joint Master's Degree Programme in Infrastructure Engineering & Management (The programme will be offered only if adequate number of industry sponsorships are received). & M.Sc.Tech/M. Undergraduate. Mathematics. as given below: From 200910 1. Energy Science and Engineering are also offering M. B. Programme in Geoinformatics & Natural Resources Engineering and doctoral programme. M. & Engg.+ Ph. * * ( under consideration of the Academic Bodies and the Senate/BOG. The Department of Physics also offers 4Year B. Programme in Engineering Physics.Sc. The Centre for Studies in Resources Engineering (CSRE) offers two year M. IIT Bombay. PG Dual Degree (M.+ Ph. From 201112 1. 4. + M. Animation. Tech + M.D) in various disciplines From 201011 1. Civil Engineering.D Dual degree programmes and their admissions are through JAM.Sc.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering. in Petroleum Geoscience offered by the Department of Earth Sciences. M. Programme in Industrial Design.Tech.DDual Degree programme in Operations Research 2.Sc.Des programme in Mobility and Vehicle Design 2.Tech in Steel Technology offered by the Department of Metallurgical Engineering & Material Sciences. The Institute also offers M. Chemistry. 3.+ Ph.Tech. M. Ph.DDual Degree programme in Chemistry. Sc. research and training in various fields of Science and Technology. Programme in Applied Statistics and Informatics are offered by the respective Departments. 10 .Des.Sc. and Ph. At present. CrossDepartmental M. Chemical Engineering.
11 . Malaysia. have been created. To this end. offers M. Ethiopia. transfer and impactassessment of technology in the context of socioeconomic development of a small region. Workshop. The Center for Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE) funded by the Department of Education. Further. Telematics. The Central Library has a very large collection of books. The Centre for Research in NanoTechnology & Science (CRNTS). In addition. New facilities under the Thrust Area Programmes in the fields like Microelectronics. Defense Research & Development Organization (DRDO) and Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD) of Government of India.D / Postgraduate programmes every year. Ministry of Human Resources Development. Govt. Offshore Engineering and Management have special facilities in these areas of research work. The CSRE is concerned with the area of Remote Sensing pertaining to natural resources exploration. School of Management offers a 2year Master of Management programme and also a doctoral programme. Iraq. Fiji. the post graduate students get opportunities to carry out joint research projects with faculty and students from these universities. Remote Sensing. of India. Mehta. The centre over the past years has experimented with different methods in design education to develop a flexible structure to suit the needs of students. The Centre for Technology Alternatives for Rural Areas (CTARA) is concerned with development. is well equipped for pursuing research in nanotechnology. Govt. The Library has now more than 3 lakhs books and volumes and subscribes to over 1500 current journals in Science. Palestine. 2) RESEARCH FACILITIES All the departments of the Institute have well equipped research laboratories and workshop facilities. which include Computer Centre. Lasers and Laser Systems. The DIIT Programme (Post Graduate Diploma of IIT) is offered through Distance Education mode. and other East countries. Humanities and Social Sciences. under Quality Improvement programme (QIP). Centre for Aerospace Systems Design & Engineering (CASDE) and Centre for Formal Design and Verification of Software (CFDVS) have been established recently. The Centre of Studies in Resources Engineering (CSRE) established by the Department of Education. has followed an integrated and interdisciplinary approach towards design education. As part of these collaborations. Sri Lanka. The Department of Science and Technology (DST). The Institute has many research collaborations with leading universities in USA. teachers from various engineering colleges also join Institute for the postgraduate and doctoral programmes. Japan. Engineering. Computer Added Design for wastewater engineering systems. Almost all sophisticated tools required for Nanotechnology research are housed here. Xerox and Photography Sections. Mauritius.Tech. The Institute on an average admits 882 candidates for the Undergraduate programmes and 1548 candidates for different Ph. standard specifications and other literature. Robotics. Microprocessor Applications. is concerned with air and water quality management. Vietnam and Yemen are also undergoing training in various programmes. Schools in Cryogenics. The Industrial Design Centre established in 1969. the Continuing Education Programme (CEP Cell) organizes short. Nepal. intensive courses in specialized topics both for practicing engineers as well as for teachers from engineering colleges. exploitation and management. The School of Management also conducts a wide range of courses for the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes. has sponsored the setting of a National Geotechnical Centrifuge Facility (NGCF) to facilitate research in frontier areas. low waste techniques. In addition to these academic programmes. Programme in Natural Resources Engineering. Central Library. back volumes of periodicals. Students from Bangladesh. there are a number of central facilities. CAD/ CAM. of India. Iran. Intelligent Systems.The Shailesh J. the centre offers courses (coupled with field work) to impart necessary perspectives and quantitative skills. Jordan. etc. and also conduct seminar and conferences on current scientific and technological developments. Egypt. Europe. etc.
Various clubs of the Gymkhana encourage individual talents of students in hobbies such as painting. 4) Ph. SGI Octane and several SUN servers. Chemistry. To reach as many learners as possible. In addition.Tech. photography. The Computer Centre is a level 3 Centre for the national computing facilities under the ICOSER project of the Department of Science and Technology’s TIFAC. TIFR and CSIR. Berlin. Computer Science and Engineering. each of 64 kbps. degree is broadbased and involves a minimum course credit requirement and research thesis. The broad objectives of the Ph.D. CDEEP would like to share the expertise of IIT Bombay faculty with students and working professionals everywhere. A swimming pool is an additional facility. The courses offered through distance education are the very same ones that are taken by IIT Bombay students. programme in a wide range of areas in Engineering. programme is not only to keep pace with the expanding frontiers of knowledge but also to provide research training relevant to the present social and economic objectives of the country. Earth Sciences. These activities include sports. Karlsruhe. aeromodelling and fabrication of electronic devices. Mehta School of Management (SJMSOM). Darmstadt. which can directly access any server in the Institute through the Internet link. degree are available in the departments of Aerospace. The location of IIT Bombay in close proximity to several leading R & D Centers and major industrial establishments offers excellent opportunities to interact with them and plan some of research programmes in collaboration with them. The Computer Centre of IIT Bombay provides high end computing facilities to the Institute. the Institute offers Ph.D. music. social service and the NCC. Facilities for research work leading to the Ph.The Centre for Distance Engineering Education Programme (CDEEP) was started by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay with the express aim of providing high quality distance education in engineering and science to a large number of participants throughout the country and abroad. The academic programme leading to the Ph. Electrical. Each hostel is an independent entity with its own mess facilities. However students may be permitted to have their own arrangements for accommodation outside campus. Mathematics and Physics as well as in the department of Humanities and Social Sciences. Department of Bioscience & Bioengineering (BB). Extra curricular activities are provided by the Students’ Gymkhana. The Industrial Research and Consultancy Centre (IRCC) coordinates collaborative projects with industry and other research organizations such as BARC. It has several high performance computing machines. Energy Science & Engineering.D. 3) STUDENTS AMENITIES Institute is fully residential and has 14 hostels for students. The presence of a strong research oriented faculty provides excellent opportunities for such programme. Each student hostel has a computer room with several PCs. The Institute is actively collaborating with several organizations of other countries on a bilateral basis. Shailesh J. Chemical. modeling.D. Mechanical and Metallurgical Engineering and Material Sciences. etc. Science & Humanities and Social Sciences. Industrial Design Centre (IDC) and Centre of Studies in Resources Engineering 12 . there are two lower capacity Internet links. PROGRAMME As a result of the sound research base and extensive infrastructural facilities available. The Institute undertakes sponsored research and development projects from industrial and other organizations in public as well as private sector. Stuttgart and Dresden. Centre for Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE). projects will be taken up every year in collaboration with German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) wherein students work on their projects in reputed German Universities like Aachen. Students are provided email access through a cluster of 10 J class HP computers. The entire academic area of the Institute as well as its hostels are connected to the Institute’s backbone by a 10 Mbps optical fiber link connected to an ATM switch through several fast ethernet switches. Civil. Approximately 7 to 10 M. which include a 4 CPU Digital machine.D. A wellplanned student Activities Centre is functioning. The Institute also encourages research in interdisciplinary areas through a system of joint supervision and interdepartmental group activities. HP’s Kclass machine. cultural programmes. CDEEP is using different mediums and various technologies. The Institute backbone is linked to a 2 Mbps Internet link through a radio modem. recreation areas.
D. 6. 5.D. The CPI of 4.8 and above on the scale of 3 will be treated as 60% and above marks. applicant must satisfy the eligibility criterion specified by the respective Departments / Centres / Schools/ ID Groups in this brochure. Programme through normal procedure for selection of candidates for TA/RA positions through written test and/or interview. for External candidates) & Maximum 6 yrs.5 and above on the scale of 10 will be treated as 55% and above marks. They are admitted to Ph.00 & above (irrespective of Birth category) are exempted from requirement of GATE clearance. The CPI of 2. 13 .8 and above on the scale of 8 will be treated as 60% and above marks. 2.2 and above on the scale of 4 will be treated as 55% and above marks. 8. The CPI of 1. 7. Wherever First class or 60% marks is requirement for eligibility. Centre for Research in Nanotechnology and Science (CRNTS) & Centre for Technology Alternatives in Rural Areas (CTARA). then you write the same in the respective column. If your university considers FINAL YEAR marks/CPI at the time of award of degree. This is general eligibility criterion. If your university considers AGGREGATE MARKS of all semesters/CPI at the time of award of degree.Tech. Candidates without Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology require either a valid GATE score or CSIR/ UGC/ NBHM /DBT award to be considered for TAship/RAship. 4. Interdisciplinary Groups in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research as well as Systems & Control Engineering and Educational Technology. Student’s getting a (CGPA/CPI) score of 8. from the date of registration (3 yrs. 6) CATEGORIES OF Ph. CANDIDATES Duration of the programme : Minimum 2 yrs. however. “If your university considers FINAL SEMESTER marks/CPI at the time of award of degree. The CPI of 1. The CPI of 5. The CPI of 4. five percent relaxation is permissible to SC / ST applicants.4 and above on the scale of 4 will be treated as 60% and above marks. 5a) GENERAL ELIGIBILITY CRITERION FOR ADMISSION One of the following in appropriate areas: 1) First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in Master’s Degree in Engineering / Technology or equivalent OR 2) A First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) Master’s degree in Science or a first class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology.(CSRE).65 and above on the scale of 3 will be treated as 55% and above marks.4 and above on the scale of 8 will be treated as 55% and above marks. 5b) For PG admission at IIT Bombay: A) 1. then you write the same in the respective column. 3. The CPI of 2. Candidate from IIT B. then you write the same in the respective column”. Candidates meeting this requirement MUST also fulfill one of the following additional requirements: • Valid GATE score • • CSIR / UGC / NBHM / DBT award • • Minimum of 2 years of professional work experience (for SW/SF/IS category) • Minimum 6 months project work experience in IIT Bombay (for PS category) Requirements for TAship/RAship : Candidates with Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology are eligible for TAship/RAship. B) The CPI of 6 and above on the scale of 10 will be treated as 60% and above marks.
DAE. / Semi Govt. They will not receive any financial support from the Institute. International Energy Initiative. iii. (JRFship) will be considered for assistantship for period of 5 years. of Science and Technology (DST).Arch / M. Sponsorship letter (Appendix II) should be attached to the application form.1.Com. DBT. DST. qualification with Science /Commerce background will be considered for assistantship for period of 5 years.E. iv. UGC. Pune. Fellowships are also available from agencies such as Aeronautics Research & Development Board (ARDB). DST. etc.Phil. Institute Research Scholars with Teaching AssistantTA Govt.Tech. CSIR.D. 9 for financial support) 6. iii. DAE.(Engg)/ M. DBT.Arch / M.Sc.A. Dept. Textile Machinery Manufacturers’ Association (TMMA). Performance in Written Test / Interview The students joining the programme under this category will be considered for Assistantships based on the following norms: • • The TAP holders are required to work in a sponsored R&D project being carried out at the institute.A. Forbes Marshall. / M. / M.) Sponsored candidates(SW) Selffinanced (Indian/Foreign)/Study Leave (SF) Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) Awardees (Foreign Students) 6. / M. / B. The Institute admits Ph.E. NBHM. etc. 14 . dissertation work under same faculty group in same area as the sponsored project.A. UGC. NBHM. Candidates are expected to be released for full time research work at the Institute for a minimum period of three years. etc.B. Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) and Larsen & Toubro.Tech.However. Those students having B. Fellowship Awardees (FA QIP . as per MHRD norms (Please refer Item No. / M.3 Sponsored candidates (SW) : These candidates are sponsored by recognized R&D organizations for doing research work in the Institute on a full time basis. v.1 Institute Research Scholars (Teaching Assistantship –TA): Students under this category are entitled for Institute Teaching Assistantship.B.): These candidates are financially supported under various Govt. Those student having M.1. qualification with Engineering / Technical background will be considered for assistantship for period of 4 years.B.Sc. They will also do their Ph. / Semi Govt. / Semi Govt.S /MD/ MS and Management students with M.1 FULLTIME RESEARCH SCHOLAR : i.D. 6.Sc. The admission procedure and other requirements are same as applicable to Institute Research Scholars. whichever is earlier. Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB).B.(Engg) or equivalent/ M. Management students with M. Or equivalent MUST have a valid GATE or National Level test–UGC / CSIR / NBHM/DBT etc.4 Teaching Assistantship Through Project (TAP) : (Employees on the rolls (with or without pay) of any organization are not eligible for admission under this category). Assistantship/Fellowships will be payable for duration fixed by the MHRD or date of submission of thesis. CSIR. Fellowship Awardees (FA QIP. ii. candidates under the following categories: 6. iv. Candidate to this category will be admitted subject to: i. / B. ii.1. / B. schemes. 6.1.2 Govt.
Employer’s letter (Appendix III) should be produced at the time of joining.S / MD / MS and Management students with M. (JRFship).B. 4.2 PARTTIME RESEARCH SCHOLAR : i. / M.D.Sc. qualification with Engineering /Technical background. They should apply for admission through Indian Embassy in their country.1 Institute Faculty / Staff (IS): (only for permanent staff members of IIT Bombay) This category refers to candidates who are permanent employees of the Institute with more than 2 years of service left to their retirement are admitted to the Ph. Those students having B.Tech.A. / B. • They are required to work for about 20 hours a week on the Sponsored Research Project. if selected.Arch / M.2. If admitted.7 Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) Awardees (Foreign Nationals) (FN): 6.E.6 Self Financed (Indian / Foreign) / Study Leave (SF): a) Indian: This category refers to persons with experience and with good track record to join the doctoral programme. ii. Performance in Written Test / Interview. c) Study Leave: This category refers to candidates who are released from Governmental or educational institutions on study leave for a period not less than three years for doing research work at the Institute.A. Or equivalent MUST have a valid GATE or National Level test–UGC / CSIR / NBHM / DBT etc. these students have to complete their programme within prescribed time without any financial support from the Institute.1. Govt. / B. 15 .5 Project Research Assistantship (PA): Candidate to this category will be admitted subject to: 1.B. / B. The students joining the programme under this category will be considered for Assistantships supported under Sponsored Research Project being carried out at the Institute based on the following norms: • Research Assistants have to work in Sponsored R&D project. Programme. v. iv. qualification with Science /Commerce background.Sc.Com. 6.B.1. / M. Management students with M. 3. of India. / M. They will do their thesis / dissertation in same project area.A.Arch / M. They are admitted along with the regular research students through the usual admission procedure but they would not get any financial support from the Institute. after getting approval from the Ministry of External Affairs and no objection certificate from Ministry of Human Resources Development.(Engg)/ M.Sc. Those student having M. This is Nonresidential student category and they are not entitled for hostel accommodation on campus. 6.1. Institute Faculty / Staff (IS) (for permanent faculty/staff of IIT Bombay) Project Staff (PS) (for Project staff of IIT Bombay) Institute Research Assistants (RA) External candidates (Sponsored) (EX) Candidates working in Colleges / Educational Institutes (CT) These students are sponsored by their Governments and awarded scholarship by them.6.Phil.Tech. iii. 2. / M. Department of Education. b) Foreign: These students are admitted through Embassy of the respective Govt.E. 6.B.(Engg) or equivalent/ M.
E. The minimum qualifications and other eligibility criterion for admission are the same as for regular full time students. / M. / equivalent) or two semesters (B.E. with a supervisor from the Institute (Internal) and a supervisor from their parent organization (External) which is optional based on recommendations of the supervisor and respective DPGC / IDPC / PGC. for a regular (TA) student as well as 16 .6.D.D. 9 for financial support) 6. 7.Tech.Sc. It should be noted that the Ph. these candidates will be allowed to register for Ph. at IIT 2. to the application form.3 Institute Research Assistantship (RA): Depending upon the requirements.D. / M. as per rule (Please refer Item No.5 College Teacher Category (CT) : ( only for candidates working in Colleges/Educational Institutes) 1. programme while in employment should apply for admission as external candidates.Tech. After fulfilling one (M.4 External Candidates (Sponsored) (EX): After fulfilling one semester (M. Candidates admitted under this category will be treated on par with Selffinance category as far as payment of fees and deposits are concerned. Sponsoring certificate from the organization (AppendixV) must be attached to the application form. holidays and vacations. with a supervisor from the Institute (Internal) and a supervisor from their parent organization (External) where they will be doing the research work. 6. These candidates are required to be available to the Supervisor (Internal) during weekends. No other categories of candidates are eligible for Traveling Allowance. 6. Place of work will be IIT Bombay even though candidate may be carrying out part of work at their College/Institute. programme of this Institute will be the same for both. Regular candidates called for the written Test/Interview under Teaching Assistantship (TA) category will only be paid to and fro single second class railway fare by the shortest route from their place of residence to the Institute. if the duration of the Project at the time of admission is around 3 years. Students under this category are entitled for Institute Research Assistantship. programme.E. if necessary. A sponsorship certificate from the organization (Appendix IV) must be attached. / B.1 Admission is offered on the basis of an interview held usually a month before the commencement of the semester for which admission is sought.E. or equivalent) of residential requirement at the Institute. These applications should be made at the same time prescribed in the advertisement for regular candidates. holidays and vacations. They have to produce evidence (Original/ Photocopy of Railway Ticket) in support of their claim only for one discipline. / M. these candidates will be allowed to register for Ph.Tech.2.2 Admission of External candidate (Sponsored) (EX): The candidates desirous of pursuing Ph.2. 7) ADMISSION PROCEDURE 7. /equivalent) or two semesters (B.Sc.2.D. Bombay. 3. each Department/Centre /School may induct one Research Assistant every year.Tech.2 Project Staff (PS): (only for project staff members of IIT Bombay) This category refers to candidates who are working on various Projects undertaken by the Institute and admitted to the Ph. or equivalent) of residential requirement at the Institute.2. These candidates carry out Research work during weekends. / M.D. / B. The interview may be supplemented by a written test.
8 For fulfilling the residential requirements during the first semester. c) A certificate stating that these facilities will be made available to the candidate by the organization. such request is received by 30th June 2011 and in other cases only refundable amount of deposits (Rs.2.D. laboratories. 7. meeting between the two supervisors (internal and external) should be arranged at least once in a year in the Institute or in the sponsoring organization to ensure a continuous dialogue and participation in the joint supervision programme.Tech students having a (CGPA/ CPI) score of 8.4 To promote interaction and association of the Institute Faculty and the external organization concerned. the following additional conditions are to be noted/fulfilled by the external candidates : 7.5 The Ph.2.2 The following certificates must be submitted by the candidate along with the application form. a) Sponsorship certificate from the organization in which he / she is employed.3000/) will be refunded. However. the fees will be refunded after deducting Rs. This certificate is to be produced at the time of joining the programme.2.2. 7.2. 7.2. These meetings could also be arranged during the stay of the candidate as mentioned in 7. They are admitted to Ph. 7.2. only if.6 The facilities of external registration are for those who are working in wellequipped scientific institutions.1 to 7.3 The candidate is required to be in residence at the Institute during the first semester (second semester.D. 7. b) 7. 1000/ from the total fees as processing fee. identifying the supervisors (internal and external) and giving an undertaking that the candidate would be released from his / her normal duties to fulfill the residential requirements.3 above and produces a letter from the university (as in Appendix IV) stating that the university has no objection for IIT Bombay awarding the Ph.2. degree holders : IIT B. Programme through normal procedure for selection of candidates for admission with Teaching Assistantship (TA)/Research Assistantship (RA) category through written test and/or interview.2. duly certified by the sponsoring authority.D.Tech. a candidate will have to produce a certificate from his / her employer that he / she has been fully relieved from normal duties during the semester(s) to complete the residential requirement at IIT Bombay. in such cases.7 Persons working in colleges / universities are eligible for registration as external candidates. 8) PAYMENT OF FEES AND DEPOSITS Various fees and deposits for the programme are given in Appendix I 17 .2.00 and above irrespective of Birth category are exempted from requirement of GATE clearance.2. registration of an external candidate would be reviewed at the end of each year from the date of registration in terms of his progress in courses / seminars / approved research programme by a Research Progress Committee (RPC) nominated by the concerned Department postgraduate Committee (DPGC)/Interdisciplinary Programme Committee (IDPC) / Postgraduate Committee (PGC) for School and Centre.1 The Institute will decide the competence of these candidates along with the regular candidates. Degree.for an external candidate. Withdrawal of admission/ cancellation/ refund of fees/deposit : Those candidates who want to cancel/withdraw their admission . The prescribed format for the certificate is given in AppendixII Details of facilities relevant to the research programme available in the organization. The refund will be send by way of a cheque in his/her name to the communication address given in the application form within 810 weeks from the receipt of such request online. Programme.9 Admission for IIT B.2. provided he / she fulfills the requirements stated under 7. 7. if required) of his Ph. R&D establishments and industrial organizations engaged in research based activities. 7.3 above.D.
Courses of Study bulletin 6. Particulars GN/OBC Nonspons. Category@ 1000 00 100 100 500 1000 250 100 0 200 950 4200 1000 00 100 100 500 1000 250 100 0 200 950 4200 0 350 200 500 500 2000 500 500 1000 0 3000 0 0 8550 126 Institute Staff 1000 00 100 100 500 1000 250 100 0 200 950 4200 1000 00 00 100 500 1000 00 100 00 200 950 3850 00 350 200 00 00 00 00 500 00 00 00 00 00 1050 00 a.1. SW. Medical Fund * 5. Premium (once in a year) 5000 ** 25000 350 350 200 200 500 500 500 500 2000 2000 500 500 500 500 1000 0 3000 0 0 33550 126 1000 0 3000 0 0 13. Mess Security Deposit Total (D) Total Fees (A+B+C+D) 1000 1000 1000 3000 20876 1000 1000 1000 3000 40876 1000 1000 1000 3000 15876 00 00 00 00 4900 In addition to the above. Fees Total (B) C) Annual Med. Deposits & Hostel Rent. Gymkhana Fee * 5. This is applicable to the candidates who opt for staying in Hostel.1. Admission fee 2. 18 . Contribution to Hostel Subsidy 6. Grade Card 3. Student Welfare Fund 3. Examination Fee 3. DRDO Sponsored. 2000/ & Semester Mess Advance of Rs. Appendix I. Identity Card 5. Medical Examination b. Sr. Hostel Establ. refundable Mess Advance of Rs. Hostel Maint. PS. Charges 4. category# A) One time payment at the time of Admission a. & Water Charges b. CT.1. Hostel Seat Rent * 6. Library Security Deposit *3./SemiGovt. # NonSponsored categories : (1) Teaching Assistantship (TA) (2) Research Assistantship (RA) (3) Govt. Institute Day Celebration 7. 10000/ are also required to pay by way of Demand Draft in favour of concerned Hostel. Institute Security Deposit 2. Fees and Deposits: Fees. Valedictory Function Fee 8. IITBMonash Academy etc. Modernisation 4. Provisional Certificate 2. Thesis fee Total (A) B) Per Semester Fees Fees payable(Rs.e. No. Medical Fee 2.550 126 D) Deposits (Refundable) to be paid at the time of Admission 1. Student Benevolent Fund * 3. Insu. EX.1. SF. Fellowships awardees (QIP/CSIR/ UGC/DAE/DST/DBT/NBHM/ICSSR/MERC/MNES/ICAR/ ARCI/ CPHEEO/ ICMR/ HBNI/ ICPR/AERB/DAE/AICTE/ ENDOWMENT) (4) Teaching Assistantship Through Project (TAP) (5) Project Research Assistantship(PA) @Sponsored categories : All other categories I. Registration Fee 4. Tuition Fee Statutory fees 2.) SC/ST Spons. Internet Fee * 7. Elect.
1 Institute Teaching Assistantship(TA): (Employees on the rolls (with or without pay) of any organization are not eligible for admission under this category).D.18.000/ for remaining two years. qualification with Science /Commerce background will be considered for monthly assistantships of Rs. 20.B. PS.Tech. as qualifying degree & maximum period of 4 years for candidates with M.A. as assigned by the Institute. DRDO sponsored and IITB Monash students) can avail a “Fee waiver” in Tuition fees of Rs. 9. 16.B. 9.* Students not staying in Hostel are exempted from the payment of Hostel fees. if they fail to perform the duties to the satisfaction of the supervising faculty member(s). whichever is earlier.A.(Engg) or equivalent/ M. 9.Phil. / B. ** The sponsored category students ( SW. 5000/ for General Category and Rs. 9. Fees payable in every subsequent semester by External Candidate: Rs. / B.Arch / M.E.3 The assistantship is payable for maximum period of 5 years (irrespective of qualifying degree) or date of submission of thesis.18. as qualifying degree or date of submission of thesis.1.Sc.1 Those students having B.B.A.E.Arch / M. programme will be considered for Teaching / Research Assistantship based on the following norms: 9./ M.000/ for first 2 years and on enhanced rate of Rs.1.A.(Engg)/ M.Tech.S /MD / MS and Management students with M.000/ for remaining three years. / B. / B.Com. / M. 9. 20.000/ for first 2 years and on enhanced rate of Rs.000/ for remaining 3 years. (JRF ship) will be considered for monthly assistantship of Rs. if they opt for doing academic/ administrative duties in the Dept/Academic unit to a extent of 8 hours per week. EX.5 To get Teaching Assistantship.Sc.Tech.4 The assistantship is payable for maximum period of 5 years for candidates with B.B.000/ for remaining 3 years. SF.1.Phil./ M. / M. or equivalent and who have either a valid GATE or National Level test–UGC / CSIR / NBHM / DBT etc.Sc.2.Tech.Arch / M.2 Those student having M.2 Institute Research Assistantship(RA): (Employees on the rolls (with or without pay) of any organization are not eligible for admission under this category).000/ for first 2 years and on enhanced rate of Rs. 9.2.4 These Research Assistants have to look after the laboratories and also assist in teaching or research or other work assigned by the Head of the Department / Centre / School or Convener IDPC.E.Sc. / M.1 Those students having B.Sc.2050/ for Reserved Category (SC/ST).Sc. the students concerned must assist in teaching or research. 9.1.(Engg) or equivalent/ M. / B. 22. However. they has to forgo the fee waiver granted to them and has to pay the full fees. whichever is earlier.Com. 20.3 Management students with M. They are required to work for about 1620 hours a week.E.2 Those student having M.000/for first 2 years and on enhanced rate of Rs. / M.18. 9) FINANCIAL SUPPORT Students joining Ph.(Engg)/ M. Candidates from reserved categories (SC/ST) are fully exempted from paying the Tuition Fees.000/ for remaining 3 years.2. / B.Tech. 9.Sc.A.S /MD / MS and Management students with M. / M.Tech.18.1. 9. CT. to the extent of 8 hours of work per week.000/for first 2 years and on enhanced rate of Rs. qualification with Engineering /Technical background will be considered for monthly assistantships of Rs. / M. /M.000/.B. /M. 16. 19 . 20.B. (JRFship) will be considered for monthly assistantship of Rs. or equivalent and who have either a valid GATE or National Level test–UGC / CSIR / NBHM / DBT etc.2. 9.B.E./ B. qualification with Engineering /Technical background will be considered for monthly assistantships of Rs.E.Arch / M.
programme will be required to spend a minimum of two semesters for research work/ course work in NUS. For applicants from foreign countries English language proficiency is an additional requirement. Singapore to eligible candidates for the purpose of pursuing the joint Ph. The student admitted in IIT Bombay will be governed by the rules and regulations of the Senate of the Institute. one in each Institute. programme.000/ per month are also available in the Department of Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science.2 Ph. 9. 20 .14. programme jointly offered by IIT Bombay(IITB) and National University of Singapore (NUS) Applicants have an opportunity to opt for the Ph. Eligibility criterion is same as fixed for Teaching Assistantship category.D. the employees of any organizations undergoing Ph.3 Other fellowships : 9. The scholarship will be paid by the Monash University. programme will be available in the Engineering and Science disciplines. The joint Ph. programme will initially apply to the Engineering and Science disciplines.3. Australia. after they have completed the required course work at IIT Bombay and the first Annual Progress Seminar Report formalities of the programme. programme will be required to spend a minimum of 3 months for research work in Australia.1 Few fellowships(@ Rs.D. programme jointly offered by IIT Bombay and National University of Singapore (NUS). Department of Science & Technology (DST). Programme offered jointly by IIT Bombay and Monash University. Candidates selected for the joint Ph.D. Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) etc. Programme offered jointly by IIT Bombay and Monash University. The joint Ph. and obtain corresponding fellowships in lieu of Teaching Assistantship(TA)/Research Assistantship(RA) category.D.The continuation of the assistantship(TA/RA) will be subject to satisfactory performance of the duties assigned by the Department / Centre / School as well as satisfactory academic performance. as the case may be.3 Ph. 9. The student admitted in IIT Bombay will be governed by the rules and regulations stipulated by the Senate of the Institute. Scholarship support will be available for the IIT BombayMonash Ph. Exceptional students will be enrolled at both the Institutions and they will have at least two supervisors. 9.D. Eligibility criterion is same as fixed for Teaching Assistantship category. Scholarships are available and be offered by IITB during the period of stay at the Institute and will be given by NUS for the period they spend in NUS. sponsored by the International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy & New Materials. Australia Applicants to Ph. Candidates selected for the joint Ph. scholars for a maximum of 4 years in the programme. Students getting assistantships (Teaching Assistantship(TA)/Research Assistantship(RA) category) from the Institute can join projects sponsored by external agencies like Aeronautics Research & Development Board (ARDB). Financial support also will be provided for travel to NUS. if found suitable.D. Such candidates. will have to complete their programme as Self Finance / Sponsored full time or part time.D.D. Exceptional students will be enrolled at both the Institutions and they will have two supervisors. IIT Bombay will also have an opportunity to opt for acobadged Ph. one from each Institute. D. English language proficiency is an additional requirement of this programme.3. /PostGraduate Programmes by availing study leave with or without pay are not eligible for Teaching Assistantship(TA)/ Research Assistantship(RA) category.D.3. As per MHRD directives.D.D.
Industrial Design Mechanical Engineering & Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science of the Institute. The period of validity of Ph. 11) CONFIRMATION OF REGISTRATION Some academic units(departments/Interdisciplinary progrmmes/centres/schools) prescribe qualifying examinations/qualifying procedures for the Ph. This application will be considered by the Departmental Postgraduate Committee (DPGC)/Interdisciplinary Programme Committee (IDPC) / Postgraduate Committee for Centre and School(PGC) which will make appropriate recommendations to the Senate regarding (a) the course work prescribed for the candidate and (b) the date of registration. Admissions are provisional until the “Confirmation of registration” is done. 21 .D programme at IITB.D.4 Crompton Greaves Limited (CGL) Fellowship to undergo Ph. This scheme is called the ‘CG Research Fellowship’ and the student offered this fellowship will be called : ‘CG Research Fellow’. 12) SUBMISSION OF THESIS AND AWARD OF DEGREE Subject to fulfilling the course credit requirements and other conditions as may be laid down from time to time. 10) REGISTRATION FOR THE Ph. On the basis of the report of the Board of Examiners.D. These must be completed successfully prior to to confirmation of registration.D.in/academichome/rules. Programme. (Registration is confirmed as per rules.ac. The Senate examines the reports of the referees and on acceptance of the thesis.iitb. This confirmation takes place after six months to a year of admission and only if academic performance criterion set by the department are met.D. Crompton Greaves Ltd. the candidate may submit the Ph. thesis after two years from the date of registration (3 years for external candidates). Failure to meet satisfactory performance criterion may lead to termination of studentship ( For more information please refer “ Rules & Regulations for Ph.D. DEGREE After a candidate has been admitted to the Institute.D.jsp ).. he/she has to make an application on a prescribed form for registration for the Ph. after successfully completion of course credit requirements). The thesis is examined by two/three referees from outside the Institute. Programme” at our Institute website http://www. Mumbai will be available for Ph. Eligibility criterion is same as fixed for Teaching Assistantship category. Research Scholars in the specific areas of Electrical Engineering.D. degree.9. All Ph.3. Few fellowships sponsored by Ms. appoints a Board of Examiners to conduct a vivavoce examination at which a candidate is required to defend the thesis. registration for all candidates is FIVE/SIX years from the date of confirmation of registration.D. the Senate decides the students eligibility for award of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.
according to the priority mentioned by the candidate in the application form. B.Tech.)/M. the research areas and the backgrounds given in the web page must match with those of the prospective applicants for final selection. 2. BIOTECHNOLOGY: BT Minimum Eligibility for Admission : First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ ST) in : i) M.E. Students should mention in item No.Sc.Tech. or equivalent degree in subjects related to Life Sciences / Physics / Chemistry OR B. 2 BIOSCIENCES AND BIOENGINEERING: PREAMBLE BB The Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering comprises of BT (Biotechnology) and BM (Biomedical Engineering) as core academic groups. CENTRES AND SCHOOLS In addition to the eligibility requirements given in 5a). applications will be screened independently by these two groups for conducting interview. Based on the respective eligibility criterion and academic performance.Tech Biotechnology with a) a valid GATE score (eligible for Institute TAship/RAship) OR b) a valid CSIR/UGC/DBT JRF (eligible for FA category) OR c) a valid ICMR JRF (not linked to ICMR project) (eligible for FA category) OR d) Two years of relevant post M..E.aero.) in other branches of engineering may be considered if academic background of the candidate is consistent with the research areas available in the department.Tech.Tech.iitb.D. Eligibility criterion and research areas are mentioned below.Tech or equivalent degree in Biotechnology. (or B.1.E. candidates with a BE/ B.)/M. However.(B) INFORMATION ON DEPARTMENTS AND INTERDISCIPLINARY AREAS. Candidates may be called for written test and interview or interview alone depending upon the number of applications. B.ac. programme.E. Merely satisfying the general eligibility criterion as well as criterion set for each category is no guarantee for being called for test/interview.10(b) of Application Form in the order of priority the groups ( BT.(or M. following are the eligibility requirements for admission for each Department / School / Centre/ Interdisciplinary group: DEPARTMENTS: 1 AEROSPACE ENGINEERING : ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : AE i. Research experience (eligible only for project positions) OR e) UGC/CSIR (Lectureship) eligible only for project position ii) First Class or 60% marks(55% marks for SC/ST) in M. The Department may put additional academic performance based shortlisting criterion in this regards.Sc. 22 .) in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering OR ii.in for available research topics and the corresponding background expected of the candidates.(or B. The department prefers Masters students for its Ph.Tech. BME) they wish to join.(or M. Candidates are advised to visit the department web page: http://www. a valid GATE score in the relevant disciplines and very good academic performance record may be considered for shortlising.
Signal processing. Biomedical transducers and sensors including biosensors and bioMEMS devices. Biostatics and mathematical modeling. Telecommunications. MPAT Applicants desiring Institute financial support should have cleared GATE (for Engineering and Science graduates) or AIIMS/MCI/GIPMER/PGI Chandigarch/ AFMCPune post graduate entrance examinations. in disciplines consistent with the research areas of the department. chromosome segregaion during mitosis and meiosis in yeast. or equivalent in Biochemistry. Chemistry. Cardiac electrophysiology and muscle mechanics. 4. 2.Tech / M. / M. peptide synthesis.in Biomedical. RESEARCH AREAS: Currently fundamental and applied research is being conducted in the broad areas of : Bioinstrumentation for diagnostics and therapeutics. Telemedicine and knowledge based systems. prostheses and medical devices. Hemorheology and microcirculation. Development and validation of novel biomaterials and implantable devices. 2. 23 . Electrical. molecular and membrane biochemistry: proteomics and systems biology. M. Electronics.Tech. ceramics. Chemical. or B.Sc. First class/division in MBBS/BDS (4 yr.Pharm with entrance examination. Ergonomics. signal transdution. or equivalent degree in other branches of Engineering may be considered in areas consistent with the research areas of the department OR iii) M.Sc. protein structure.E . Physiological system modeling and analysis. prosthetic devices including aids for the handicapped.Tech. Mathematics.BVSC.E. with AIIMS (PG Entrance Test)/MCI entrance examination for MD/MS (for Medical graduate)/MBBS with MD/ MS. yeast molecular biology.. Computer Science. M. Molecular Biology. Physics and Physiology. microbial metabolism and regulation.Pharm 5. Biotechnology. Degree) or equivalent in appropriate branches. Neurophysiology. Bioinstrumentation for early detection of carcinoma and tropical diseases. Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering or Masters degree in science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. microtubule dynamics and cancer chemotherapy. Material Science.RESEARCH AREAS: Enzyme kinetics and enzyme secretion. 3 CHEMICAL ENGINEERING : CL ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks(55% marks for SC / ST) in : i) B. Biophysics.Tech. With MVSc. Electronics. Instrumentation and Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Physics. Biomaterials. Glycobiology. / M.protein aggegation and statistical dynamics. cytoskeletal dynamics.Tech/B.2 BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING: BM Minimum Eligibility for Admission: First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : 1. Eligibility/rank certificates are required for all such entrance examinations. aromatic hydrocarbon metabolism and genetic engineering. transcriptional regulation of gene expression. 3. M. function and engineering. bacterial cell division. enzyme inhibitor design. BDS with MDS. or equivalent degree in Chemical Engineering OR ii) B.Tech. immunology. B.
Colloids & Interface Science: Fluidization. Powder Mixing. Polymers. Coal Gasification. Polyurethane. Microstructural Engineering. Air Pollution Prediction & Control and Vermicultur. Bioseparations. Electrochemistry xii. Pollution Control. Multiscale Modelling. Materials Engineering: Polymer materials.Sc. Drug Discovery. and Surfactants. Theoretical Chemistry 24 . Bioreaction Engineering and Reactor Modelling. Transport. Solid state Chemistry and Physics xiii. fault diagnosis. Aerosols. Energy and Environment: Climate change. Porous media. Vermiculture for Waste Management. Synthetic Organic Chemistry viii. Systems Identification and Process Safety Analysis. Membrane Separations. Candidates with Masters degree in science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. Paints and Coatings. Polymer Chemistry x. Waste Management. Statistical Thermodynamics. Fluid Mechanics & Stability. and Process Development of Food Systems. Thermodynamics xi. Green Engineering. Colloids. M. Ceramics. • • • • • 4 CHEMISTRY : ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : CH i. Photochemistry and Spectroscopy ix. Heat & Mass transfer. Organometallic Chemistry v. Bioprocess Development. Microscopy. Controlled Atmosphere Storage. Polymer Processing. Polymer Reaction Engineering. Bioinorganic Chemistry iv. Systems Biology. Rubber. Optimization. Granular flows. Biotechnology & BioSystems Engineering: Metabolic & Genetic Engineering. RESEARCH AREAS i. Nanocomposites. Chemistry of Natural Products vii. Bioorganic Chemistry vi. Emulsions & Foams. Dehydration of Food Systems. Nonlinear control. Process Integration and Scheduling. ii. Process intensification & reactive distillation. Bioinformatics. or equivalent degree in Chemistry / Physics / Biochemistry / Life Sciences / Pharmacy / Material Science / Biotechnology. and Supercritical Fluids. Rheology of Complex Fluids. Catalysis & Reaction Engineering: Catalysis. Drug Delivery. Food Engineering. Biophysical Chemistry ii. Solgels. Artificial Intelligence and Mathematical Modelling. Computational Fluid Dynamics. Renewable Resources. Catalysis xiv.RESEARCH AREAS • Process Systems Engineering: Process Simulation. Energy Conservation and Optimal Resource Management. Coordination Chemistry iii. Multiphase Reactions. Enzymology. Polymer Rheoloyg. Electrohydrodynamics. Energy Integration. Biomaterials. Polymer Physics.
Ground improvement. Geotechnical centrifuge study.Tech. Decision Support Systems in Watershed Development. (iii) Water Resources Engineering : Real fluid flow problems. OR ii. M. Traffic control and management: DSS for urban transport operations. acreage and yield estimation. Space very long baseline interferometry. Application of geodesy and GPS to earthquake studies.Tech. Geodesy for geodynamics. Composite materials and mechanics. Wind effects on structures. Transport of pollutant in aquifers and aquifer remediation. Computational hydrodynamics. Groundwater movement and recharge. Reinforced soil structures and geosynthetics. Expansive soils. (v) Geodesy and Remote Sensing : Development of methods and algorithms for digital analysis of Remotely Sensed Data (RSD). Sedimentation in culverts / bridges. Digital Analysis of Thermal (IR) and Microwave RSD. / M. Digital Terrain Modelling (DTM). Marin Outfalls. Computational mechanics. Concrete technology. Soil dynamics. Structural optimization. Analysis of random hydrological data. Mass transport planning and design. Remote Sensing. or equivalent degree in Civil Engineering. Behavioral travel modeling. Earthquake engineering. Crop identification. 25 . GIS and DTM in Hydrological Modelling. Structural health monitoring. Structural response to impact and shock loading. Flow stability. Steady state and transient flow characteristics in openchannels. Interbasin transfer. Hydro informatics. Soil stabilization. Geodesy and space geodetic techniques. Fluid transients in closed conduits. Shell foundation. Computational fluid dynamics. (iv) Structural Engineering : Finite element techniques. GIS / ES / FUZZY / GA / ANN theory and applications to transport planning. analysis and Environmental Impact assessment of transportation projects. Urban water supply. Reliability analysis. Hydraulic structures. Turbulent flows. degree in any branch of Science may be considered for research areas consistent with the academic background and special interests.Tech. Steel structures. Traffic flow theory and capacity analysis. stability and dynamics of thin membranes. Foundation for offshore structures. Cable networks. GIS and remote sensing applications in water resources. Water quality modeling. B. Earth dam problems. (ii) Geotechnical Engineering : Constitutive modelling of soil. Finite elements and boundary element methods in environmental engineering and water resources. Strom water and waste water treatment and disposal. Urban and regional transport network modelling. Economics evaluation. Flow around bridge piers. Diffusion of Jets. Land use and transport Planning models. RESEARCH AREAS (i) Transportation Systems Engineering : Transport planning theory. Rock Mechanics and tunneling. Problems of arid and humid zones. Inverse modeling of large aquifer systems. Soilstructure interaction. Optimization techniques in water resources engineering. Earthquake disaster management. Fluid flow in large diameter pipelines. Urban water management. degree in any branch of Engineering OR iii.Sc. Inverse problems and artificial intelligence applications. Offshore structures. Strength. Stratified flows. Structural dynamics.5 CIVIL ENGINEERING: ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : CE i. Probabilistic design methods. Sea water intrusion in coastal Aquifer. Landslides. Curved grid. Optimization techniques and environmental geotechniques. plates and shells. Reinforced and prestressed concrete. Global positioning system. B. Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering or Masters degree in Science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. Diffused and sharp interface models. Plastic analysis techniques.Tech. Fuzzy and ANN approaches for RSD analysis. Pressure vessels. Contaminant transport in surface waters. Cropland Suitability. / M.
000/ and Rs. Component architectures. systems analysis and design.6 COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING : ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION CS 1) First class or equivalent Master’s Degree in Engineering / Technology (55% marks for SC/ST) OR 2) A First class Master’s degree in Science (55% marks for SC/ST) or a first class in Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technology (55% marks for SC/ST). Intelligent systems and their applications– tutoring systems. Fellows are expected to produce high quality research leading to Conference and Journal Publications. Depending on the candidate’s academic background.15.iitb. this will be given six months to one year after their joining. INDUSTRY SPONSORED FELLOWSHIPS Some prestigious Industrysponsored fellowships covering tuition fees and providing monthly stipends ranging between Rs. Analysis and implementation of functional and logic programming languages.12. Reengineering of software. MIS systems.D. Project management. Combinatorics and graph theory.cse.in. Quality assurance. Query optimization and transaction management. Widearea distributed database systems. Cross lingual information Retrieval.in/phdqualifier. data dissemination systems. Machine translation. indexing multidimensional data. Geometric Algorithms. Intelligent interfaces. RESEARCH AREAS “Refer to the department web page for uptodate information about various research areas.ac. Real time databases systems. Candidates who are admitted to the Ph. programme will be required to pass a “Qualifying” Exam” to continue to stay in the programme. Eligible candidates will be further shortlisted and the shortlisted candidates will be called for written test and interview. data warehousing and database and application security. (iv) Artificial Intelligence Image Processing.ac. (i) Algorithms Algorithms and complexity.000/ per month and generous contingencies are available to meritorious Ph. (iii) Database and Information Systems Object oriented. Details regarding this examination can be found at http://www.iitb. (v) Software Engineering Object oriented software development. 26 . Optimizing and parallelizing compilers. The syllabus for written test can be found by following the website of the department at www. Natural language understanding. temporal and parallel databases. Semantics Extraction. students. Candidates are also encouraged to visit individual faculty member’s home page to learn about his/her research interest”. (ii) Programming languages and Compilers Theory of code optimization. Theory of programming languages. Machine learning and neural networks. Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision. Candidates meeting this requirement must also fulfill one of the following additional requirements: • • • • • Valid GATE score CSIR / UGC / NBHM / DBT award minimum of 2 years of professional work experience REQUIREMENTS FOR TA/RAship : Candidates with Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology are eligible for TA/RAship. Document understanding.D. MCA degree will be considered as equivalent to Master’s degree in Science. Candidates without Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology require either a valid GATE score or CSIR/UGC/NBHM/DBT award to be considered for TAship/RAship”.cse.
Tech. RESEARCH AREAS : • Active Tectonics and Tectonics • Electromagnetism • Engineering Geology • Geochemistry • Geothermics • Geostatistics • Geomagnetism 27 . motion capture. Network algorithms. data management. Mobile Computing. Geophysics. (2year) degree in Physics. Sensor and Bioinformatics data mining.Sc. Marine Sciences. point based methods. Integrating mining with OLAP . High Performance computing. Access and Broadband networks. (vii) Distributed Systems Performance Evaluation. / M. Utility and Pricing models. OR ii.(Tech.Sc. Animation. Programming models and Runtimes for generic agents. Automobile Telematics. Model checking. Life Sciences. design and verification of hardware and software systems including distributed systems. Visualization. Voice over IP . M. (2year) degree in Geology. Image and video retrieval. / M. exact and approximate techniques. Forecasting and smart ebusiness.) / M. Candidates with First class or 60% marks (55% for SC/ST) in Postgraduate degree in Science/ Engineering and employed in a field / research area related to Earth Sciences may be considered for Ph. fault tolerance and scalability issues in distributed systems.Sc.) / M. Text and Web data mining. Information extraction and retrieval. Embedded control units. stage as principal subjects. Topology based problem detection and root cause isolation in enterprise environments. (viii) Computer Networks Performance modeling. Reachability analysis of large and infinite state spaces.Sc. Chemistry. / M. Atmospheric Sciences or equivalent and having Geology / Physics / Geochemistry at the B. (Tech. / M.(vi) Formal Methods Formal specification. Distributed operating systems. programme as external candidates. M. automata theory and their applications in reasoning about systems. (x) Computer Graphics. Qualityofservice protocols. Enterprise networks. Design and development of robots and sensor platforms.Tech. Implementation and verification of network security protocols. Design of content distribution networks for data dissemination. (xi) RealTime and Embedded Systems Functional Programming Applications. Distributed object based systems. Reconfigurable computing. (ix) Data Mining Data integration models and algorithms. analysis and design of wired and wireless networks. High performace cluster computing. Rendering.Phil. Candidates with Bachelors degree in engineering or masters degree in science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. on a casetocase basis depending on the research interest of the Department. Integrated mining with relational DBMS. (xii) Formal Languages and Bioinspired Computing DNA. Temporal mining. Geochemistry or equivalent. Combinatorics on words.Sc. Selfconfiguration using abstract performance and capacity models of distributed component based applications. Voice Routing. 7 EARTH SCIENCES: ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION: ES First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : i.D. Automated theorem proving. Logic. Mathematics. Multimedia. Deployment. Membrane and Quantum Computing. Architectures and protocols for metro optical networks.Phil. Graphical models. Computer Vision and Image Understanding Computeraided graphics design. Parallel Computing. communication and energy efficiency issues in Sensor Networks. RFID networks.
or equivalent degree in Computer Science. Instrumentation Engineering. RF and Antennas • Multimedia System • Optical Communication and Photonics • Signal Processing • Speech Processing • Wireless and Mobile Communication Control and Computing (EE 2) • Linear Systems Theory • Optimal Control & Optimization 28 . Master of Science in Mathematics. Computer Science & Engineering. Microelectronics 5. Control and Computing 3. Communication Engineering 2. Engineering Physics. Power Electronics and Power Systems 4. / M. AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION Communication Engineering (EE 1) • Communication System • Communications Network and Internet • Computational Electromagnetics • Image Processing and Computer Vision • Microwaves. / M.Tech. Electronics with exceptional performance may also be considered. Electrical Engineering.E. Such candidates are eligible for research areas consistent with their academic background and special interests. Physics. Electronic Systems ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : i.Tech.• GPS and Geodesy • Gravity and Magnetic • Hydrogeology • Isotope Geology • Igneous Petrology • Mineralogy • Micropalaeontology • Metamorphic Petrology • Ore Petrology and Ore deposit modeling • Organic Geochemistry • Petroleum Geology • Remote Sensing and GIS • Sedimentology • Structural Geology • Stratigraphy • Seismology • Volcanology 8 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING : EE AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION 1. Electronics Engineering. Biomedical Engineering OR ii.E. Computer Engineering. A valid GATE score is necessary for Institute Teaching / Research Assistantship if candidates have only a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Master of Science degree. B. Telecommunication Engineering. / B.
Forbes 29 . Process Integration. Power Electronics and Power Systems Laboratory (Electrical Engineering). The DESE programme has two laboratories (Solar Energy and Energy Systems Laboratory) and a computational facility. HVDC and Power Quality • Distributed Generation • Power System Restructuring • Wide Area Measurements and System Protection • EMI / EMC • Coupled Field Computations • Electrical Machines: Modeling. Gasification Laboratory. There are problems in the large scale development and deployment of these alternatives that need to be addressed. In the short run India has to aggressively pursue energy efficiency and Demand Side Management to Improve the efficiency of supply and utilization devices and systems. Energy Management. Behavioral System Theory Computational Methods in Electrical Engineering Software and System Reliability Power Electronics & Power Systems (EE 3) • FACTS. DESE students are actively involved in the research and development activities of the Thermal Hydraulics facility. Electric Drives • Power Electronics for nonconventional Energy sources • Reliability in power systems and power electronic system Microelectronics (EE 4) • Devices & IC Technology • Reliability studies in devices • Semiconductor device simulation & modeling • Organics semiconductor devices • VLSI and system hardware design • CAD Tools • MEMS design and technology (including bioMEMS) • Flash memory devices • Reliability of Electronic devices and circuits. Electronics Systems (EE 5) • Signal Processing Applications • Speech Processing • Electronic Instrumentation • Biomedical Electronics 9 ENERGY SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING : EN Energy is a critical input required for development. Fossil fuel reserves in the country are limited and there is a need to develop viable cost effective alternatives. This also provides scope for engineering innovators/entrepreneurs. Heat Pump Laboratory (Mechanical Engineering). Renewable and Nuclear Energy can provide possible long term solutions for the energy problems. DESE has established linkages with industries like Thermax. Solar Passive Architecture and have initiated a series of programmes for the Nuclear Power Corporation. the Department of Energy Science and Engineering (DESE) has been established with a mission to develop sustainable energy systems and solutions for the future. In addition to this. Analysis. There is a requirement for high quality trained manpower in the energy sector. In order to help meet these challenges. DESE faculty have been organizing several Continuing Education Programme on a continuous basis on Renewable Energy. The development of new energy technologies provides a technological challenges as well as significant business opportunity.• • • • • • • Systems Modeling & Identification Control of Distributed Parameter Systems Nonlinear Systems Modern Filter & Network Theory.Design and Control • Special Machines • Power Electronics Converters.
Heat pumps. Multiphase flows. International Energy Initiative and The Energy and Resource Institute which have sponsored M. b) M. Static VAR compensators. Boilers and Fludised Bed Combustion. Microbial. Variable Speed Drives. Testing of Solar Collectors and systems. Computer Simulation Models for Analysis of Transients in Pressurized Heavy Water Reactor.Demand Side Management/Load Management in the Power Sector.Tech. BHEL and organization like Atomic Energy Regulatory Board.CNG Kit development. Fuel Cells.Sc. Candidates with Bachelors degree in engineering or masters degree in science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching/Research Assistantship provided by the Institute or they should have award of CSIR/UGC/Research Fellowship. 15. Eligibility for Admission First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : a) B. Carbon nano tubes for hydrogen storage. in Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics or any equivalent subject relevant to energy with a good academic record and interest in energy research. Liquid fuels from Biomass through the thermochemical and algal route. Power Generation and Systems Planning. Hydrogen Generation and Storage. Efficient Air Conditioning Systems. Hybrid Systems for Rural Electrification. Wind Energy. Molecular Dynamic Simulation of Particulate Flows. OR ii. Biodiesel manufacturing process. Industrial Solar Thermal concentrators. Flow of Granular Materials. Twophase flow modeling. Development and Testing. Power Electronics in Energy Efficient Systems. Passive Solar Architecture. Development of Carbon PV cell. Cogeneration. Electronics Ballasts. Electric Vehicles. Nuclear Waste management. Low Cost Solar Drier. Efficient Motor Drive Systems. Computational Fluid Dynamics. Chemical. Thermal Hydraulics Research. Advanced Numerical Methods for neutron diffusion and fluid flow./M.A. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. Dual fuelling etc.Marshall. In addition to Institute assistantship.Com. ● Nuclear Nuclear Safety. Mahindra & Mahindra. or equivalent degree. / M. Complex Fluid Dynamics. M. Mechanical.Tech. Nuclear thermal hydraulics and safety. Biodiesel. Illumination control.000 per month.. Electrical. Degree in any of the following branches of Engineering: Aeronautical/ Aerospace. Civil. Process integration for resource optimization. Thin film solar cells.Tech/Ph. This has ensured the relevance of the DESE research output. BSES. OR 30 . 10 HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES : HS ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) : i. ● Renewables Coal Gasification. Energy Management and Auditing. Master’s degree in Science / Graduate Degree in Engineering / Technology will be considered for research areas consistent with the academic background and special interests. Analytical solution of multilayer heat conduction problems . Building Energy Management. Exhaust Heat Recovery. Areas of Research : ● Energy Efficiency / Improvements in conventional Energy Systems. Stirling Engine Systems. ● Fellowships Several fellowships are normally available to DESE students Rs. Biomass Gasifier Design. Energy integration. Hydrogen. Pinch Analysis Development of techniques for optimization of Utility systems. Solar photovoltaic concentrator. Energy. Decentralized Power Systems Grid Integration Issues. Development of Engines for SVO.D Projects. Fuel Cells. Metallurgical or equivalent disciplines relevant to energy and interest in energy research.
Stat. Other areas which pertains to Cell for Indian Science and Technology in Sanskrit (CISTS): Sanskrit language. iv. network flows). Differential Topology (harmonic manifolds. Commutative Algebra (Blowup algebras. spline theory). International Finance. International Trade. matrix varieties). Matroid Theory. linear codes. Sociological Theory. Mathematics (Ganita). Applied Ethics. Sociology : Political Sociology. iii. Economics : Money. iv. Psychology : Stress Management. Economic Policy. Social and Political Philosophy. Hilbert functions. Gandhian Thought. Technology and Society. Hilbert modules). Health and Clinical Psychology. Social Psychology. Philosophy of Mind. combinatorial optimization) Posets (generating functions). Philosophy of AI. Astronomy (Jyotisha).Phil. ii. Real Analysis. unbounded subnormals. Indian Philosophy. Organizational Behavior. linear and integer programming. Ergonomics. Contemporary Western Philosophy. / M. Gender. Analysis: Functional Analysis (Operator Theory. Numerical Functional Analysis (Approximate solutions of operator equations and eigenvalue problems. Logic. English : Modern Critical Theory. Banking & Finance. local cohomology. RESEARCH AREAS : i. Philosophy : Continental Philosophy. generalized integrals). Aesthetics. Paninian Grammar. Philosophy of Language. Technology Transfer. Managerial Economics. Ethnically and Multiculturalism. Sociology of Gender. Algebra: Algebraic Geometry and Combinatorics (Schubert varieties. Geometry & Topology: Algebraic Topology. Human Resource Development. optimal recovery of functions. Caste. Theoretical Linguistics & ELT. Applied Econometrics. Monetary Economics.iii. stability and wellposedness). projective modules. Cultural Studies.A. Vector valued functions (linear spaces. MetaPhysics 11 MATHEMATICS: ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION: First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : MA Candidates with Masters degree in Arts/Science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. (Mean periodic functions. M. Technology and Rural Development. Climate Change. Philosophy of language. 31 . M. Genre Studies. Creative Writing. Industrial Economics. i. compete intersections). Social Psychology of Education. vi. RESEARCH AREAS : i. Logic (Nyayasastra). Indian and Western Drama. Social Development. Aesthetics. varieties over finite fields). Women’s Studies. degree in any of the six disciplines (pertaining to the research areas listed below) or in any allied subjects or in “Humanities and Social Sciences with specialization in Planning and Development” awarded by IIT Bombay. ii. iii.Sc. M. Modern Literature. Agrarian Sociology. Environmental Sociology. (submodular functions. Combinatorics: Polyhedral combinatorics (approximation algorithms. Religion and Social Movements. Environment Economics. in Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Science OR ii. MetaEthics. Multicuturalism. Urban Sociology. Film Studies. v. Sociology of Development.
(Finite element methods. Statistical data mining in proteomics (probabilistic optimization problems in Molecular Biology). degree or equivalent in Production Engineering / Industrial Engineering / iii. Automatic Control : System modeling. Computer Aided Design : Simulation optimization. 12 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING: ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION ME i. Absorption systems. or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering with first class or 60% marks ii. partial integro differential equations. Industrial Statistics. Reactor physics problems. Digital control techniques. Liquification systems. Representation theory of padic groups. Statistics and Probability: Computational Biology (Biostatistics. finite volume methods) Partial Differential Equations (Hyperbolic systems of quasilinear partial differential equations. Analytical methods based on complex variables. iv. Microfluidics. Emission studies. Fluid Power : Fluid mechanics. ii Refrigeration and Airconditioning : Refrigeration systems. Numerical methods – Finite element and boundary element methods. Fluidised bed combustion. Alternate fuels. nonlinear waves. Food preservation. vi.Tech. Degree in other branches of Engineering / Technology with an outstanding academic record will be considered for research areas consistent with their academic background and special interests of the Department. viii.Tech. / M. A. Computer control. Solar energy. Microprocessor based control and automation. Combustion and Flames : Laminar and turbulent flame propagation.Tech. Combustion in closed vessels. / M. Mathematical Finance). Heat Transfer and Thermodynamics : Convective and radiative heat transfer.C. systems. Cryogenics. converse theorems. Diophantine equations. Optimal control. Fluid power control. (Stochastic Control Theory. Combustion. Flame stabilization. viscoelastic fluidflow problems.v. ix. Applied Probability. Model reduction techniques. 32 . RESEARCH AREAS : i. Numerical techniques. Thermal Power Engineering : Power plant analysis and design. Bioinformatics). Performance studies on petrol and diesel engines. / M. Aerospace Engineering/Chemical Engineering with first class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) at UG & PG levels. Miniature Cryorefrigerators.Tech. OR B. v. estimation after selection). Statistical Inference (Geostatistics. Statistical Inference (Poisson and compound Poisson approximations. Partial Differential equations and Numerical Analysis: Numerical Analysis. Class numbers of quadratic fields. Number Theory: Representations of algebraic groups. Automorphic forms. iii. (55% marks for SC / ST) at UG & PG levels OR Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. vi. etc. Arithmetic of elliptic curves and Iwasawa Theory.Tech.Tech. Interactive graphics. Stress Analysis:Photoelasticity. Shock waves in hyperbolic systems of conservation laws. B. Studies with vitiation of combustion air. modeling bivariate distributions). Isotope applications and nuclear techniques. Reliability Theory. Transport properties. Internal Combution Engineering : Fuel injection problems. Thermal Insulation. Nuclear reactor heat transfer. Construction of reliability test plans. Stochastic Differential Game Theory. Fluid Machinery. vii. Lfunctions. Computer vision based control in automation and Robotics. B. vii. Nuclear engineering.
Quality and Maintenance Systems. Textile Machinery. Miniaturization. Ceramics: Electronic ceramics. glass ceramics. degree level is an essential requirement. For AMIE/AMIIM candidates Mathematics as a subject is essential. surface treatment and surface engineering.Tech/ M. Dynamic fracture. bioceramics. Semiconductors and magnetic materials: Devices of thin film elemental semiconductors and alloy systems. welding. Intelligent Manufacturing Systems. Computer Aided Tool Design. Smart structure.Tech in Corrosion Science & Engg. Materials Science. iii. metal forming. IR transmitting glasses. CNC. xiv CAD / CAM / CIM. near net shape forming. Noise. Electronics. Switchgear dynamics. instrumentation and control. Robotics. degree. ceramic foams. Vehicle dynamics. Mechanical/ Production/Manufacturing.Tech in Nanotechnology. Precision and MicroManufacturing Processes. Physics are eligible for admission. Chemical. CAD. xv Design. Electrochemical. Creepfatigue interactions. Candidates with bachelors degree in Engineering or Masters degree in Science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. physical metallurgy. 13 METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING AND MATERIALS SCIENCE : MM ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in: i. structure property correlation in nanocrystalline magnetic materials. ii. Low and high cycle fatigue. Error analysis and calibration of robots. Rotor dynamics. Fatiguecreepcorrosion interactions. Tribology and lubrication. Finite element and boundary element method applications. Vibration. Creep. phase transformation. iii. RESEARCH AREAS: Faculty in the Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science Dept. magnetoresistor materials 33 . Nanotechnology. Chaotic vibration. 3D problems of fracture. Materials Science. Identification and nonlinear control of rigid and flexible manipulators.Sc. xiii. Ceramic. deformation behavior and microstructure evolution during creep and superplasticity. Computer Assisted Process Planning. xi. Elasticplastic fracture mechanics. and Welding). industrial ceramics. mineral processing and extractive metallurgy. Nondestructive method for crack detection. Logistics. degree in Chemistry. Design for Manufacturing and Assembly. Machinery maintenance. Optimization.Sc. chemical vapor deposition. rheology of suspensions. Fracture & Fatigue : Linear elastic fracture mechanics. carry out research on a range of materials: i Metals: Process analysis. Rapid Prototyping and Tooling. Pressure vessel design. Programmable mechanisms. Finite element and boundary element method applications. Metallurgical Engineering. Mathematics as a subject at B. The candidates are eligible for research areas consistent with their academic background and special interests. Fracture of composites. Corrosion. xvi Applications of IE & OR in Manufacturing. xvii. Materials Engineering. ii. Machining. Forming. xii. thermomechanical processing and texture analysis. Design issues related to wakling and running robots and mechanical logic gates. structure property relationship. B. MEMS. Acoustics and noise control. mechanical behavior. Manufacturing Automation & Control. Electrical. Iron and Steel making. Design Engineering : Gears. Optimization and Modelling of Manufacturing Processes (Casting. M. Acoustics and Dynamics : Linear and nonlinear vibrations. For those with M. M. gel casting.Sc.x. Kinematics and Control : Analysis and optimal synthesis of planar and spatial mechanisms.
FACILITIES AVAILABLE Various facilities are available for research in the department: Basic XRD with Xcelerator and thin film attachment 1600 Degree Horizontal Single Sample Dilatometer with Accessories Image Intensifier System and ExRay Source High Temp. UV Visible Spectrophotometer Thin film processing units MTS machines Vibrating sample magnetometer National facility on OIM and stress determination by XRD Electrochemical Measurement Systems The State of the art Model PAR 338. B. superconductors. iv. Monte Carlo simulations. Modeling and Simulations: Modeling of metallurgical processes. or equivalent degree in Aerospace Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Civil Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Metallurgical Engineering / Computer Science / Engineering Physics. Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering or Masters degree in Science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. synthesis and processing of ion conductors. Computer Facilities. Optical & Stereo microscopes Acoustic Emission Systems. High temperature high pressure autoclaves 14 PHYSICS: ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION PH First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : i. or equivalent degree in Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics. structure property relations. Dynamic loop system. materials for energy generation and storage is going on in the Dept. Thermogravimetry analysers. Optimization. Facilities for testing Paint and Other Coatings. Wear and Corrosion Machines.Sc.). and protective coatings (paints. Dislocation dynamics simulations. oil and gas corrosion. research into materials for sensors and batteries.In addition. metallurgy of corrosion. modeling of metal forming. v. heat and mass transport.Tech. vi. metalmatrix composites. Attachment and Texture and Stress Attachment Unit Air Vacuum Induction Melting System Hitachi Scanning Electron Microscope Simultaneous Thermal Analysis System R/S SST Plus with Coaxial Cylinder Rheometer Atomic Absorption Unit AVANTAP Carbon Sulphur Analyser High Temp. Potentiostat model Wenking PSG 581 Automated 10 Ton/SCC systems.C. Furnaces 1700 Deg. high temperature coatings etc. Polymers and Composites: Polymer blends. M. Polymercarbon nanotube composites. nondestructive evaluation. Wear and Corrosion: Fracture and failure. 34 . OR ii. aqueous corrosion.
conducting polymers. Also. agriculture. Polycrystalline and single crystal diamond films. Nonlinear optics. Electronic structures of ordered and disordered alloys. nanoparticles and nanostructured thin films. Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) at IIT Bombay conducts research in a unique and insightful manner in today’s economic context. Langmiur Blodgett organic multilayers. Nuclear : Nuclei at high angular momentum Hadron Physics. Financial Engineering. Physics beyond standard model and relativistic Heavy ion Physics. Optics & Spectroscopy (Experimental) : Laser spectroscopy. iii. The programme offers a blend of theory. sought by competitive and forward looking organizations in both private and public sector. High Energy Physics : Properties and interaction of elementary particles. Supply Chain Management. 35 . Game Theory. Strongly correlated electron systems. quasi1d/2d magnetic systems and doping effects. conjugated polymers. next generation detector research & development. Granular inelastic gases. Ultrafast phenomena and near field Optics & nano photonics.RESEARCH AREAS : i. complex fluids polymers. ii. vi. Fiber optics. Gauge field theories and applications to cosmology. Stochastic Models and Simulation. semiconductor nanostructures and spintronics materials. Knowledgebased systems. Theoretical studies of magnetic systems and super conductivity. System Dynamics to name a few. Metalinsulator transition. their structural and electrical properties. and novel magnetic systems. development of wavefunction based abinitio methods for electronic structure calculations. Non equilibrium dynamics. High Tc superconductivity. insulators. transport. Markov Decision Processes. Concepts and results from the discipline are becoming increasingly important these days in almost all sectors of the economy viz. drawing from traditional as well as modern areas of operations research. Amorphous magnetic materials. Slow glassy dynamics. String theory. Condensed Matter (Theory) : Electron correlation in one and many component quntum fluids. ZnO) thin films. Neural Networks. communication etc. iv. Biophysics. Permanent magnet materials. including the transactional type. The programme is equally strong in background building with updated courses in Optimization Techniques. strongly correlated systems.. Josephson tunneling in superconductors. Collider physics and QCD spin physics. Condensed Matter Physics (Experimental) : Magnetic oxide thin films and metallic multilayers for various applications. Dilute magnetic semiconductors. The programme is unique in its contemporary flavor. With present day technology. Neutrino physics and CP violation. Mossbaur (transmission and CEMS) spectroscopy of magnetically ordered systems. many body effects in inhomogeneous electron systems and metal surfaces. cluster. industrial. service. Electrical and optical properties of semiconducting oxide and nitride (GaN. analysis and computation. Stochastic processes. with specialized courses in Integer Programming. are available relatively easily and designing appropriate decision making algorithms is becoming a realistic goal. Services Management. education. v. the role of theory to provide some insight into the tradeoffs involved in decision making becomes significant. modelling and application. Quantum Computation INTERDISCIPLINARY GROUPS : 15 INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS RESEARCH: IO The discipline of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) essentially deals with efficient operation of systems and optimal utilization of resources. together with a systems view derived from longstanding principles of industrial engineering. SiC. various types of data. Bilayer GaAS quantum wells & particle Physics (Experimental). There is opportunity to work on interesting problems that involve modeling. Chemical Vapour Deposition (CVD) process. Carbon nanotubes (SWNT and MWNTs). Laser.
Dynamic and stochastic games. Deterministic and stochastic differential games. Statistics or Operations Research with an excellent academic record. rail. Theory and Algorithms : Largescale linear optimization. Candidates with Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Master’s degree in Science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. communication networks. (ix) Financial Engineering Mathematical finance. Reverse logistics and closed loop supply chains.iitb. Performance and stability analysis. application of quantitative methods in quality and maintenance management systems. Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Engineering with an excellent academic record. Auctions. Approximate equilibria. Model predictive control. Realtime decision making. intelligent and knowledgebased systems. (viii) Supply Chain Analysis Information sharing. RESEARCH AREAS : Research in IEOR includes a breadth of techniques and application areas. Reinforcement learning. students.ieor. Capacity planning. System dynamics methodology.Sc. teaching.Broad areas of application are in manufacturing systems. 36 . transport including railways. OR ii.ac. Insurance and asset pricing. Metaheuristics. (iii) Stochastic Control Stochastic dynamic programming (MDPs).in/ has details on the faculty. admissions. ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ ST) in: i. Coordination. Portfolio management. supply chains. Network design. academics. services. research. Combinatorial optimization. Quality of service. in Mathematics. Diffusion equations. air. M. Contract analysis and design. Statistical data analysis. Operations scheduling and routing. Revenue sharing and revenue management. Dynamic programming. and other activities of the programme. Simulationoptimization. Resource sharing. Mixedinteger. logistics. Nonlinear optimization. Inventory and Transportation Transport operations planning (road. Games with stopping. finance. Decisionmaking under uncertainties. The website http://www. (v) Artificial intelligence based methods Search methods. Distributed and parallel simulations. Master’s degree in any branch of Engineering with adequate exposure to Industrial Engineering and Operations Research. an illustrative list is shown below: (i) Optimization: Models. Pricing. Timetabling and rake allocation of rail services. Multilevel Monte Carlo methods. infrastructure and other industrial systems. Neural networks. (iv) Simulation Modeling and Analysis Discreteevent simulation. and sea). Modeling and pricing of derivatives. development and application of decision support. Fleet and crew planning and rostering. integer and conic programming. OR iii. (vi) Game Theory Mechanism design. (vii) Logistics. Hybrid (discretecontinuous) modeling. Polyhedral theory. (ii) Stochastic Models Queueing models. Fuzzy logic. Parameter optimization. Sensitivity analysis. Viscosity solutions. Neurodynamic programming.
Research Methods and so on. Robust and optimal control.Phil. RESEARCH AREAS : Modeling and simulation of various types of dynamic systems. in Social Sciences are eligible for TAship/RAship/project positions. As part of the Ph.A. This includes both the development of the technology itself. students will engage in research projects and submit a dissertation. The following are the research areas of the faculty members in the IDP • Development of technologies relevant to to education (design and delivery). Academics : The IDP in Educational Technology offers a Ph. Quality management./M. General Eligibility criterion : First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in : 1.Des.D.Ed./B. • Content development and instructional design. Hierarchical production planning. in Social Sciences OR 3.(1year) or M.Tech in any branch of Engineering with good knowledge of Systems & Control Engineering concepts and matching research interests. as well as research into effective pedagogy that integrates the technology. reactive and proactive scheduling. Quantitative feedback theory. • Interplay between technology and pedagogy./M./M. M. Linear and Nonlinear controls./M. M.Sc. Robotics control systems. Reliable computing. Programme will be required to do coursework in the first few semesters. Facilities planning. Scheduling and Control in Manufacturing Systems Operations management. • Assessment and evaluation of technologies. Fuzzy logic systems and Neural network based control systems. Variable structure systems and sliding mode control. Geometric mechanics and control. 37 .(or equivalent) degrees in any branch of Engineering OR 2. Instructional Design.Tech. 16 SYSTEMS AND CONTROL ENGINEERING: SC ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION Candidates having First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in B. M. Adaptive and learning systems.D.D. Dynamic. 17 Educational Technology : Research Areas : ET The research focus of the interdisciplinary programme in Educational Technology is in the area of technologies to promote education. Programme. Project management. Courses include introduction to Educational Technology.E. Enterprise resource planning. Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching/Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. Aircraft control systems. Underactuated systems. Reconfigurable and flexible systems. Process control systems. Control of large size nuclear reactor. Degree with interest in technology adoption and assessment studies Requirements for TAship/RAship/Project positions : 1. Product variety management.E. Students admitted to the Ph. Statistical dynamic of system.Tech. Programme. econtent and pedagogical techniques.(x) Planning.Phil. System identification./M. Candidates with Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology/Design or M.Phil.
environmental microbiology and biotechnology. Chemistry. Master of Science degree in Atmospheric Sciences. Biotechnology. information technology. Biochemistry. However. Degree* MUST also fulfill one of the following additional requirements: i. Metallurgical.in 19 INDUSTRIAL DESIGN CENTRE (DESIGN) : IDC Over the past few years. indoor air quality.ac.A. Agricultural.Phil. the need of research and knowledge generation in design has been growing which resulted in starting the Ph. visit www. students. RESEARCH AREAS: The research and developmental activities of the CESE encompass a wide spectrum of areas in Environmental Science and Engineering such as environmental monitoring.cese. Environmental Science.et.ac. environmental impact assessment and global issues. Microbiology. Mining OR 2. Candidates with M. Physics. Meteorology. Environmental. students who do not have adequate background knowledge will have to take additional courses to enable them to successfully pursue research in Environmental Science and Engineering. UGC/CSIR (Lectureship) students are eligible only for project positions. PEOPLE : The IDP in Educational Technology consists of faculty members from the engineering. sociology. Civil. a valid GATE score ii. Public Health & Statistics are eligible for Ph. psychology. aerosol science and technology. humanities and social sciences departments and the SJM School of Management of the Institute.(1year) or M. Mathematics at 10+2 level is a mandatory requirement. education. for details of faculty members. Biotechnology. CENTRES : 18 CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING (CESE) : EV ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION In view of the interdisciplinary nature of the Environmental Science and Engineering subject.iitb./M.Sc. However. students from diverse areas of sciences. Atmospheric Science.Ed. For further details.2.in. engineering.D. First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC /ST) in : 1.iitb. industrial air and water pollution control. Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering or Masters degree in science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. media. Mechanical. air and water quality modeling. Environmental Toxicology. Apart from the core areas of design. program in Design at IDC. 3. Admission. Bachelor or Master of Engineering degree in Aeronautical / Aerospace.D. and the other activities in the IDP in ET. iii. a valid CSIR/UGC Award letter. bioremediation. designers are expected to work in many interdisciplinary areas such as management. Earth Sciences. 38 . throwing up new challenges. Please see the website http://www. etc.D. engineering and medical sciences are permitted to apply for Ph. science. Two years of research experience in fields related to educational technology . solid and hazardous waste management. Energy. environmental systems optimization. Chemical./M.
B. / M. / B. / BFA / MA / M. display and motion stereotype ErgoDesign Research methods: Qualitative methods Semiotics Active people watching. such candidates will not be awarded Teaching / Research Assistantship. However. / M.ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in : i. RESEARCH AREAS : The faculty at IDC besides working on application and project oriented research.Arch.Des. Ahmedabad and equivalent OR ii. Candidates with a minimum of three years of relevant professional experience without CEED scores can also be considered.visual ethnography Visual narratives. type design Interaction design Visual language Storytelling Information design Sustainability Product semantics Mental imagery in design thinking Biomimitics Manual Material Handling Ergonomics at Home Domains of research: Design for development Education Healthcare Design for children Design for elderly/special people Women and occupational health Control. education pedagogy Design tools Design management Typography.static visual narratives Cluster analysis Eye movement studies Historical methods Philosophical analysis Protocol analysis PsychoPhysiological analysis of Product User Centred Behavioral analysis 39 . / MFA / PostGraduate Diploma in Design of NID.Arch. lettering. / UnderGraduate Diploma in Design of NID. Ahmedabad or equivalent degree with exceptionally outstanding design related work with a valid CEED score. also works in depth on various topics mentioned below: Themes: Design theory. script. calligraphy. These candidates may have to register for additional courses as per the rule once they are selected.Tech.Phil.Des. / M.Sc. M.
Application Areas : a) Water Resources b) Terrain Evaluation. Satellite Image Processing. mineral. global warming and climate change.E. For more details please visit (www.iitb./B./ME in any branch of Engineering. water. Desertification. Theoretical Areas: a) Digital Image Processing b) Digital Photogrammetry and Cartography c) Geospatial Technologies 21 CENTRE FOR RESEARCH IN NANOTECHNOLOGY AND SCIENCE: CRNTS Description : About fifty faculty from across most of the Departments of the Institute are pursuing their research interests in Nanotechnology and Science and are associated with the Interdisciplinary programme in this area. Global Positioning. The Institute has identified Nanotechnology to be a thrust area. Candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering or Masters degree in Science must have a valid GATE score to become eligible for the Teaching / Research Assistantship provided by the Institute. Tsunami etc.It is desirable that the research area of the candidate overlaps one or more of the above themes.Sc. The applicant should have a relevant background to carryout research in the fields of Remote Sensing. forest. Candidates are advised to refer to the department web page for updates to these areas. f) Marine Resources and Ecology. ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in : i. socioeconomic aspects of sustainable development with respect to environmental implact of natural resources exploitation.Avalanche. 20 CENTRE OF STUDIES IN RESOURCE ENGINEERING: CSRE (Geoinformatics & Natural Resources Engineering (GNR) Geoinformatics & Natural Resources Engineering is an interdisciplinary area encompassing diverse issues of exploration and management of natural resources such as land. Contemporary techniques of scientific assessment using satellite remote sensing . Tech. and/methods. M. Glaciers and Atmosphere h) Applications of Microwave Remote Sensing ii. Focused research in Nanotechnology is being carried out at the Centre for Research in Nanotechnology and Science (CRNTS) and the Centre of 40 .csre. Landslide. M. domains. Systems OR the applications of the above to Geoinformatics and Natural Resources Engineering. Candidates are encouraged to visit/discuss their research interests with individual faculty members of IDC before applying. soil and ocean resources. OR iii. The researchers come from diverse backgrounds of science and engineering and work may be of applied or theoretical nature as in the fields listed below.Tech. renewable energy resources management. GIS. B.in) RESEARCH AREAS : i. in any branch of Engineering OR ii. Earthquake. Landuse planning and monitoring c) Rural Development and Agroinformatics d) Mineral Systems studies and Mineral Exploration e) Natural Hazards of Droughts. g) Snow. in any branch of science with Mathematics as a subject upto 10+2 level. GIS and GPS are evolved and used in the study of natural resources.ac.
Nanoscope IV AFM.Tech. in Physics.Sc degree in any discipline. the Institute has established central facilities such as CryoTEM with all sample preparation tools. CryoSEM./B. M. RESEARCH FACILITIES : Facilities for advanced characterization such as High Resolution transmission electron microscope (FEGTEM). Mathematics and Statistics will be compulsory. Realising the importance of cross disciplinary nature of this domain. A clear Statement of Purpose (SoP) along with a research project proposal (~1000 words) must accompany the application. Candidate who are admitted to the Ph.E. FACS cell sorter./M. Nanobiotechnology. Energy Science and Engineering and Environmental Science and Engineering OR ii.Sc.D. ESCA and excellent computational laboratories. dynamic light scattering particle size analyzer.Tech (or equivalent) degrees in any branch of Engineering or M. Mechanical. Nanomanufacturing. Research Areas : The research in the areas may be broadly classified as Nanomaterials. M. Programme will be required to pass a “comprehensive exam” to continue to stay in the programme. Confocal laser scanning microscope. Admission will be restricted to students having B. this programme requires the association of two research supervisors.Sc. iii. Entrants) and may be in the oral and/or written mode. Research Areas : • Technology and Development 41 . Dip pen lithography. to supervise the research of each Ph. Metallurgical. Further. Scanning transmission electron microscope (STEM) with EDS.D. of India/DST. Admission will be made through a writtentest followed by an interview. Materials. Adequate Exposure/Experience in carrying out Field Work and /or Technology Transfer/Project Management and to Contemporary International issues related to Technology and Development is considered desirable. Laser ablation inductively coupled Mass spectroscope (LA_ICPMS). The exam will be based on five subjects out of which three can be chosen by the candidate in consultation with the IDPC and RPC. Tech. Biomedical Engineering. This unique approach is envisaged to generate the specialised manpower required to contribute in this important area that is being nurtured by the Nanomission of the Government of India. Chemical. Secondary ion Mass Spectrometry (SIMS). Confocal laser Raman spectrometer. Chemistry. and Computational research in nanosystems are being pursued. Nanoelectronics. The examination will be conducted during the second (post M.Tech. Civil.Tech. In Electrical. High resolution scanning electron microscope (FEGSEM) with EDS and WDS.excellence in Nanoelectronics by the associated faculty. Candidate. preferably from two different departments. ii. Xray fluorescence Spectrometer and several Clean rooms exist in CRNTS./M. A complete range of state of the art device processing facilities exist in the Centre for Excellence in nanoelectronics. FTIR microscope. 22 CENTRE FOR TECHNOLOGY ALTERNATIVES FOR RURAL AREAS ( CTARA) (TECHNOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT) (TD) ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION: First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC / ST) in : i. Biological and Environmental Science or Bachelors Degree in above mentioned Engineering Discipline with valid GATE score or award of CSIR/ UGC/DBT Research Fellowship or INSPIRE FELLOWSHIP from Govt./ME entrants) or third semester (post B. Nanofluidics. ELIGIBILITY : First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in : i. Eligible candidates should apply on the format prescribed by the Institute.
ix. x. ii. The above is eligibility criterion for admission to Ph. xiii. Programme at the School are eligible to apply for National Doctoral Fellowship (NDF) awarded by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). RESEARCH AREAS : i. viii. Mehta School of Management. iii.Tech/M./B.00 CPI for SC/ST) and a valid score in GATE/CAT/JMET/GMAT/UGCCSIR JRF examination. iv.Tech or equivalent with 70% marks/7. xvi.5 CPI (55% marks/6. iii.5 CPI (55% marks/6. MG v. Climate Change and Development Public Policy and Governance Agriculture and Biodiversity SCHOOLS : 23 SHAILESH J.0 CPI for SC/ST) in the preceding degrees and a valid score in GATE/CAT/JMET/GMAT/UGCCSIR JRF examination.E.0 CPI for SC/ST) at graduation and post graduation level. vii. entitlement for award of Teaching Assistantship as mentioned against 9./ M. 42 . xiv.5 CPI (55% marks/6. however.5 CPI (55% marks/6.D.5 CPI (65% marks/7.Com/ LLM/MCA or equivalent with 60% marks/6.Phil or equivalent degree with 60% marks/6. B. CA/CFA(US) with 60% marks/6.• • • • • Rural/Agrobased Industries Natural Resources ( Energy. Accounting Economics Entrepreneurship Financial Management General Management Human Resource Management Information Systems Intellectual Property Rights International Business Management of Information Technology Marketing Management Operations Management Organization Behaviour Project Management Quality Management Statistics and Operations Researchers Strategy and Business Policy Technology Management FINANCIAL SUPPORT In addition to the Institute Teaching Assistantships. MEHTA SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT: ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION i.D. xv. iv. xviii.A. v. programme in Shailesh J. xvii. Land use) Environment. Master of Management /MBA or equivalent with 60% marks/6.Sc. vi. Mehta Endowment which provides fellowships. ii. Students admitted to fulltime Ph. ME/M. M. xi.1 of this brochure will be applicable./ M. the School has Shailesh J.0 CPI for SC/ST) at graduation and post graduation level. xii. water.0 CPI at graduation and post graduation and a valid score in GATE/ CAT/ JMET/ GMAT/ UGCCSIR JRF examination.
Sub: Sponsoring of an Employee for Ph. for joining Ph. programme to enable him/her to devote full time to the studies. Indian Institute of Technology. / Kum. Bombay Mumbai – 400 076.D. programme at IIT Bombay. Indian Institute of Technology. Sub: Relieving an employee on Study Leave Dear Sir.D.D. (at least three years) Signature of Head of the Institute and seal of the Institution ====================================================== 43 . programme Dear Sir. for a period of _________ years.(C) APPENDIX Appendix II Sponsorship Letter for fulltime candidates (This should be typed on letterhead of the sponsoring organization) To The Director. We shall fully relieve him/her of his/her duties in the organization during the entire period of the Ph. programme in ___________ at your Institute as a FULLTIME candidate. We shall bear the total expenses of his/her studies. We hereby relieve Shri / Smt. We hereby sponsor the candidature of ___________________ who is an employee in our organization. _____________________________________ an employee of this Institute on full / half / no pay leave for joining Ph. Bombay Mumbai – 400 076. Signature and seal of the Sponsoring Authority ====================================================== Appendix III Employer’s Letter in case of Candidates joining on Study Leave (This should be typed on a letter head of the Institution) To The Director.D.
5. under College Teacher Category. qualification. etc] 44 . to join the Ph.D. Signature and Seal of the Sponsoring Authority Appendix V No Objection Certificate from University for College Teacher Category. / Prof._____________________________________ is registered for the doctorate degree I agree to act as his/ her research supervisor jointly with the research supervisor form the Institute. jointly with Dr. 9. 4. We also give our consent to ______________________________ of our organization to supervise the Ph. who is working as __________________ in the __________ College. 2. Signature & Seal of the Head of the University/ Institution. Programme at IIT Bombay. Name of the sponsoring organization : _____________________________ Address :______________________________________________________ Present Designation of the applicant :_______________________________ Present status of the applicant: ____________________________________ (Permanent/Quasi Permanent/Temporary) Division where research work is proposed to be done: _________________ Name of supervisor from the sponsoring organization: __________________ (Biodata of supervisor to be enclosed giving details of designation. (This should be typed on a letterhead of the Institution/University) Dear Sir. This is to certify that the University has no objection to sponsor the candidature of Shir / Ms ______________________________._____________ of IIT Bombay. Statement of External Supervisor. _________________________________________ is admitted to the Ph. Project. programme. / Smt. as per rules.D.) 8. If Shri / Kum. During the period of Doctoral programme the candidate will be permitted to carry out his / her research work at our laboratories / organization and will be given the required facilities.D. [Biodata of External Supervisor (which is optional) to be enclosed giving details of designation. qualification. Signature of External Supervisor If Shri / Kum. Details of facilities relevant to the research problem which will be made available to the candidate by the organization. we shall allow him/ her to undergo the programme of studies and also to fulfill the residential requirement of the Institute. 6. 7. / Smt.Appendix IV Sponsorship Certificate for External Registration (This should be typed on a letter head of the Sponsoring Organization) 1. research experience. 3. research experience etc.
The personal SOP will aid the admission committee in evaluating your application. Restrict yourself to 500600 words.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY.) Date: ______________________ Signature with Name 45 . Briefly describe past project/ research work done by you. BOMBAY Powai. Programme of study: _________________________ Department: _________________________ (Ph.D. 1. Name: _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ 2. Mumbai – 400 076 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE Statement of Purpose (SOP) is your opportunity to share with the admission committee your thoughts and feeling about Postgraduate studies at IIT Bombay including your preparation for the same.