IIT Dharwad | Applications for PhD Admissions, Apply before 15th May 2024!

IIT Dharwad | Applications for PhD Admissions, Apply before 15th May 2024!


IIT Dharwad is inviting applications for PhD Admissions. Interested ones can apply. The applications for the Ph.D. program are open for Departments of Biosciences and Bioengineering; Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil & Infrastructure Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering; Electrical, Electronics, and Communication Engineering; Humanities, Economics, Arts and Rural Technologies; Mathematics, Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering; Physics.



Important Dates:


Relevant dates

Applications open


Last Date to apply online


Announcement of shortlist of eligible candidates

17/05/2024 onwards

Interview Schedule

18/05/2024 to 20/06/2024

Declaration of the provisional list of selected & waitlisted candidates


Admission process for recommended candidates

Till 10/07/2024

Admission for waitlisted candidates

11//07/2024 onwards




  • Fellowship: Rs. 38,750 monthly in 1st& 2nd year and @Rs. 43,750 per month in the 3rd,4th, and 5th years of PhD. (Support till PhD completion or 5 years whichever is earlier.

  • Research Contingency Grant Support: An amount of Rs. 1,20,000/Year/Full-time PhD candidate for support duration of PhD candidate.



Registration Fees:

Gen/Gen (EWS)/OBC/ all other candidates

₹ 200/-

Women/SC/ST/PwD category candidates

₹ 100/-




  • BS/BE/B Tech or equivalent 4-year degree in Bioinformatics/Chemistry/Biotechnology/Microbiology/life-sciences or other allied biology subjects with valid GATE score.

  • MTech/M.Sc. or equivalent in Bioinformatics/ Chemistry/Biotechnology/Microbiology/life-sciences or other allied biology subjects.

  • M.Sc. students must have qualified GATE for the TA/PA category.

  • MTech. students are exempted from GATE qualification for the TA category.

  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR/UGC/DST INSPIRE/DBT/MHRD/ICMR or any other relevant funding agencies is mandatory for the FA category.

  • First Class degree in MTech or M.Sc or integrated post-graduate in Biotechnology/Biophysics/Computational Biology/Life Sciences/Bioinformatics or allied biology subjects with GATE or equivalent for PA category.



Area of research:

  • Cancer Biology

  • Metabolomics using Raman spectroscopy.

  • Neuroscience: Stress, Depression, Alzheimer’s disease, and Neurodegeneration

  • Autophagy, Inflammation, and Host-Pathogen Interactions

How to apply Apply Here

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