PhD Admission 2020 at BIT Mesra Ranchi
BIT Mesra PhD Admission 2020: Birla Institute of Technology (BITS) Mesra Ranchi has invited applications for admission to PhD Degrees 2020 under full-time/part-time categories for the 2020 session.
PhD Programs in Departments: Animation & Multimedia, Architecture, Bio-Engineering, Chemical Engineering & Technology, Chemistry, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Science & Technology, Physics, Production Engineering, Remote Sensing and Space Engineering & Rocketry.
PhD Eligibility Criteria
Applicants with the following qualification shall be eligible for admission to the Ph.D Programme of the Institute:
Applicants possessing M.Tech/M.E/M.Sc. (Engg)/M.Arch/M.Pharm /M.Sc. /MCA / MBA or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University / Institute with minimum 60% marks or 6.0 CGPA on a ten-point scale in the qualifying exam are eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their Specialization.
Applicants possessing B.Tech/B.E/B.Sc. (Engg)/ B.Pharm/BArch or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 70% or 7.0 CGPA on a ten-point scale in the qualifying examination and a valid GATE score with a minimum of 80 percentile are eligible to apply.
Applicants possessing B.Tech/B.E/B.Sc. (Engg)/B.Pharm/BArch or equivalent Degree in relevant branch from a recognized University/ Institute with minimum 70% or 7.0 CGPA on a ten-point scale in the qualifying examination and employed in R&D organizations and having ten years’ experience with good research credentials are eligible to apply.
Relaxation for SC/ST Applicants: Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks for SC/ST applicants.
BIT Mesra PhD Selection Procedure
Selection to the PhD programs would be based on performance in a written test, previous academic record and an interview. Only such applicants, who obtain the minimum required marks in the aptitude test, subject-specific test and the indicated total percentage of marks, will be considered for final preparation of result as given below:
General [Aptitude Test (100%) = 40%; Subject Test (100%) = 40%; Academic Record (60%); Interview (40%) and total (300%) = 50%].
SC/ST [Aptitude Test (100%) = 35%; Subject Test (100%) = 35%; Academic Record (60%); Interview (40%) and total (300%) = 45%].
BITS Mesra Fellowships Details
Institute fellowships are available for full-time scholars.
Only those with superior performance in the Ph.D. Entrance Test shall be eligible for Institute Fellowship with an initial amount of Rs.12000/- per month for the first year.
After the satisfactory performance (i.e. clearing all the registered subjects and getting the synopsis approved) in the first year, the Institute fellowship will be enhanced to Rs.15000/- (Rs.14000/- for Science Departments) per month in the second year.
Only if a student publishes at least one research paper in SCI journals of repute, then his/her Institute fellowship amount will be enhanced to Rs.18000/- per month (Rs.16000/- for Science depts.) in the third year.
Applicants who have qualified in UGC-JRF/CSIR- NET/any other national level test for pursuing Ph.D. would avail the fellowships directly from the respective organizations.
BITS Mesra PhD Application Form 2020
To apply for the PhD Program (Session 2020) of the Institute, eligible applicants must download and print the application form available on the website www.bitmesra.ac.in.
Applicants must send the completed form along with two recent colour photograph and photocopies of all mark sheets and certificates with crossed Demand Draft (DD) for Rs.2500/- (Rs.1500/- for SC/ST) non-refundable in favour of “Birla Institute of Technology”, payable at Ranchi.
Applicants must send in A4 size envelope by speed post / reliable courier (means by which sender may track its movement on the internet) to the office of Dean, Admissions & Academic Coordination, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi-835215.
BIT Mesra PhD Admission Dates 2020
- Filling of Online Form commences from 26th October 2019
- Last Date to Apply Online: 25th November 2019
- Last Date of receiving of completed filled-in Application Forms at BIT, Mesra 30th November 2019
- Display of List of eligible candidates to be called of Written Test & Interview: 30th November 2019
- Date of Entrance Test: 16th December 2019
- Interview of the selected candidates: 16th December 2019
- Declaration of 1st Provisional Selection List: 17th December 2019
- Admission from 18th December 2019
- Classes will commence from 02nd week of January 2020