Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
START DATE - END DATE
07th Apr, 2019 - 30th Apr, 2019
Birla Institute of Technology Mesra (BIT MESRA) is an Institute of higher education and a deemed University under Section 3 of the UGC Act. It was established in the year 1955 at Mesra, Ranchi in the state of Jharkhand by the philanthropist and industrialist Late Shri. B. M. Birla. BIT was the first institute in India to establish a Department of Space Engineering and Rocketry, in 1964.
The main campus at Mesra is a wholly residential campus. The Institute invites Applications for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Programme under various specializations. The programme is available in both full time and part time mode.
The Application process will be partly online beginning from April 7th, 2018 which must be completed by April 30,2018 and the completed Application form must be sent to the University by May 2nd, 2018. The admission to the programme will be based on previous academic record, and a Written Test and Interview to be held on May 23rd, 2018.
Online & Offline Both
07th Apr, 2019 - 30th Apr, 2019
|Date of Beginning of Application Process||07th Apr, 2019|
|Last date to Apply Online||30th Apr, 2019|
The specializations offered in Ph.D. by BIT Mersa are mentioned in the table below:
|Chemical Engineering & Technology||Mechanical Engineering|
|Chemistry||Pharmaceutical Science & Technology|
|Civil & Environmental Engineering||Physics|
|Computer Science & Engineering||Production Engineering|
|Electrical & Electronics Engineering||Remote Sensing|
|Electronics & Communication Engineering||Space Engineering & Rocketry|
Eligibility: Candidates should fulfil any of the following conditions to be eligible to apply for admission in the departments as per their Specialization:
Note: There shall be a relaxation of 5% marks in case of SC/ST candidates. In case of the candidates with other grade point scale, the decision of the equivalence committee of the institute shall be final.
The Application Forms are to be filled online at the University website and submitted within the stipulated time. You must use one application form to apply for Ph.D. Programme in only one Department, and use separate application forms to apply for two or more Departments. You can apply to a maximum of three departments only.
Step 1: You must visit the University website and click on “Click Here to Apply Online”. A login page will open where you will see 2 options, to register or to login in case you have already registered.
Step 2: You should register for the Application Form by filling in the required personal details and the programme you’re applying for. You must use the given username and password for login.
Step 3: You must fill in the educational details and professional work experience details.
Step 4: You should then upload your recent colour passport size photograph which should not exceed 5kb in size.
Step 5: You can now either save your Application for future changes or if you have completed the Application, click on “Generate Application Number”.
Step 6: After generation of ‘Application Number’, you must click on the link State Bank Collect for payment towards application fee of Rs. 2500 or general and OBC category and Rs. 1500 for SC/ST category, either through net banking, or debit or credit card.
Step 7: You must then submit your Application Form and take a print out of the Application Form.
Step 8: You should attach the following enclosures with the Form (You must write your Name and “B.Pharm” on the back of each of the photocopies):
Step 9: You should then send the printed copy of the Application Form along with the required enclosures and a copy of the Payment Receipt in an A4 size envelope with “Application for Ph.D. Admission (MO)” written on top of the envelope, to the following address:
Dean Admissions & Academic Coordination,
Birla Institute of Technology,
Mesra, Ranchi – 835215
The selection to the Ph.D. Programme will be based on performance in a Written Test, Previous academic record and an Interview.
The Ph.D. Entrance Test would consist of 2 parts:
The syllabi of the General Aptitude Test and the Subject Specific Tests for each Department can be seen on the Department web pages on the Institute website.
Only such candidates, who obtain the minimum required marks in Aptitude Test, Subject Specific Test and the indicated total percentage of marks, will be considered for final preparation of result as given below:
|Category||Aptitude Test (100)||Subject Test (100)||Academic Record (60)||Interview (40)||Total (300)|
Exemptions: You will be exempted from writing the Entrance Test if you have qualified UGC-JRF, CSIR-NET, or any other national level test for pursuing Ph.D.
The reservation criteria will be as per the norms prescribed by the state government of Jharkhand.
Candidates with qualifications acquired through correspondence or distance-learning programmes shall be eligible only if they fulfil any of the following condition:
They must enclose photocopies of work experience certificate and pass certificate and mark-sheets of qualifying examination with their application.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College