Discipline of Computer Science and Engineering

PhD Admission for Autumn Semester of AY: 2018-2019 (for Indian candidates) Date of Advertisement: September 05, 2018

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Date of Written test and Interview:  15th October 2018, Time: 9 am.

Room 203, 204, Manganese (POD-1E) Building
Simrol Campus, 
Indian Institute of Technology Indore, 
Indore-453552, Madhya Pradesh, India

Please note that this website will not publish any list of shortlisted candidates. Candidates fulfilling the eligibility/shortlisting criterion mentioned below should appear for the written test and interview. No separate email will be sent to candidates regarding test/interview. Interview may also be scheduled on October 16, 2018 (Tuesday)

After submitting the application online, the eligible candidate has to send the signed hard - copy of the application along with recent photograph, self-attested relevant certificates and Statement of Purpose (SOP) (for SW candidates - NOC, experience certificate, last 3 months salary slips and Employer's PAN card) to the DPGC Convener latest by October 9, 2018 at the following address:

DPGC Convener,
Discipline of Computer Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Indore-​ ​453552,
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India

Syllabus of the written test will be same as the latest syllabus of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE).

Please check this page regularly for updates.
Eligibility/Short listing criteria 1. Minimum first division* Master degree in the relevant discipline of the Engineering/Technology, OR
2. Minimum first division* Bachelor degree in the relevant engineering/ technology discipline from a reputed Institute with a valid GATE score​, OR
3. BTech degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) with a minimum CPI of 8.0 OR
4. Minimum first division* Master degree in the relevant discipline of Science with valid GATE ​qualification OR UGC/CSIR-JRF ​qualification OR equivalent fellowship.
*The first class is defined as
(i) 60 % marks for GEN/OBC (55% for SC/ST) category in aggregate or as specified by the university/institute, OR
(ii) CPI/CGPA of 6.0 for GEN/OBC (5.5 for SC/ST) category on the scale of 10 with corresponding proportional requirements when the scales are other than on 10 (for example 4.8 for GEN/OBC category (4.4 for SC/ST) on a scale of 8), OR
(iii) A first division as specified by the University/Institute awarding the degree.