CSIR-IMMT (Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology) Bhubaneswar was established as a premier branch of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, New Delhi and located at the serene region of Bhubaneswar, Orissa. It endeavors to promote research and development by providing the necessary infrastructure and facilities as it provides Ph.D. Programs in two specializations. It strives in evoking scientific temperament in the students. For this purpose, the Institute targets developing suitable procedures, in order to produce industrial and strategic materials. The college targets at conducting exploratory research in the advanced field of material areas.
Year of establishment
Type of College
AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education)
Dr. R.N Patra
Total books in the library
Council of Scientific and & Industrial Research (Formerly Regional Research Laboratory)
The college invites all eligible candidates to apply for its Ph.D. programs in Science and Engineering under Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), New Delhi in Engineering Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Biological Sciences, in the ensuing session commencing from August 2020.
Ph.D. (Engineering) Eligibility-
M.Tech from a recognized university in Metallurgical/ Chemical/ Mineral/ Mechanical/ Electronics/ Electrical Engineering with the good academic record having valid CSIR-SRF or equivalent fellowship or B.Tech in Metallurgical/ Chemical/ Mineral/ Mechanical/ Electronics/ Electrical Engineering with the good academic record as well as qualifying GATE score (considered through GATE-JRFship or CSIR)
Ph.D. (Science) Eligibility-
M.Sc. having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/SRF of various funding agencies e.g. CSIR, UGC, DST, DBT, etc.) INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships.
Selection for admission to the Ph.D. program shall be on the basis of college-based written test and/or interview of shortlisted candidates at CSIR-IMMT, Bhubaneswar. Candidates are advised to visit the AcSIR website for dates of written test and interview.
The institute provides hands-on experience to the students in their field of studies by providing the necessary facilities, technologies, and materials. Special emphasis is laid on the conservation and wise utilization of natural resources. Workshops and seminars are regularly held for enriching the students’ horizons of knowledge.
The library of the college is very resourceful with a lot of books and journals related to ongoing processes in the laboratory. The library is well equipped with CDROM database, internet facility, and computer infrastructure, open access facility and has well-trained staff members.
The institute has tied up with a lot of famous national and international companies and organizations; such as Bhabha Atomic Research Center; Mumbai Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi; Department of Ayush, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi; ISRO, Thiruvananthapuram; Forest Dept., Govt. Sector; Ministry of Communication & IT, New Delhi; Ministry of Earth Science, New Delhi; Ministry of Mines, New Delhi; Tata Steel Nederland Technology BV, Nederland; Earthstone Group, Indonesia; Korea Institute of Geoscience & Mineral Resources, Korea; Essar Steel Ltd.; Vedanta Aluminium Ltd., Lanjigarh, etc.
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