National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK), Surathkal, a public state university calls application for PhD Programme for the academic session 2012-2013
Course Programme: PhD Admission Open in NIT Karnataka, Surathkal, 2012-13
Start Date: Not known
Ranking of the Institute / College: Amongst the Top
Affiliation: Not known
Location: Karnataka, Surathkal
Employer: National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal
About the Employer: The National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK), Surathkal is one of the top technological universities in India. Since its inception in 1960 as the Karnataka Regional Engineering College, the Institute has established itself as a premier center engaged in imparting quality technological education.
Description: The Institute offers undergraduate programmes in 9 disciplines and post-graduate programmes in 29 specialised areas. The Institute also offers facilities for research leading to PhD degrees in various branches of Engineering, Science and Humanities & Social Sciences. The academic responsibilities are shared by the following 14 Teaching Departments- Applied Mechanics & Hydraulics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering etc.
Eligibility Criteria: Admission to a PhD Programme shall be open to candidates who passed the prescribed qualifying examination with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 6.5 in the 0-10 scale grading system, or not less than 60% marks in the aggregate (taking into account the marks scored in all the subjects of all the public / university examinations conducted during the entire prescribed period for the degree programme). However, this prescribed minimum shall be a CGPA of 6.0 or 55% marks in the aggregate for SC/ST candidates. The prescribed qualifying examination is as follows- a) For PhD in Engineering / Technology – Master’s degree in relevant field, b) For PhD in Science / Humanities, Social Sciences & Management – Master’s degree in relevant field
Level of study: PhD
How to apply: The application form can be duly filled and sent to the Dy. Registrar (Academic), National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, Srinivasnagar, Mangalore -575 025, Karnataka State on or before the last date prescribed 03.12.2012 along with the DD of Rs. 500/- (for SC/ST- Rs.150/-). drawn in favour of the Director, NITK, Surathkal payable at State Bank of India, or Canara Bank, NITK, Campus Branch, Surathkal.
Admission Application Form: Candidates can download the application form from the National Institute of Technology Karnataka website here
Instructions to fill up the form: Applications which are incomplete/defective/received late are liable to be rejected summarily and no correspondence will be entertained on such applications.
Fees: Tuition fee- 17,500/- per semester.
Deadline: 3 December, 2012