NIT Jamshedpur PhD Admission 2022-23: Notification, Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

NIT Jamshedpur PhD Admission 2022-23: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Jamshedpur is an Institution of National Importance has released PhD Admission notification for Spring Semester 2022-23. 29 seat for Institute Research Scholars (Full Time).

Important Dates for NIT Jamshedpur PhD Admission 2022-23

Advertisement on the Institute website18/11/2022 (Friday)
Last date for receipt of application forms12/12/2022 (Monday)
Intimation regarding Test and interview call to be uploaded on institute website19/12/2022 (Monday)
Date of written test and interview at NIT Jamshedpur03/01/2023 (Tuesday)
Date of announcement of results06/01/2023 (Friday)
Date of admission12/01/2023 (Thursday)
Session begins from:16/01/2023 (Monday)

Available Departments & Seats in NIT Jamshedpur for PhD Admission 2022-23

Sl. No.Name of the DepartmentSeats
1Civil Engineering (CE)5
2Computer Science and Engineering (CS)4
3Electrical Engineering (EE)2
4Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)4
5Mechanical Engineering (ME)4
6Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (MME)4
7Production and Industrial Engineering (PIE)1
8Chemistry (CH)3
9Humanities, Social Sciences and Management (HSSM)0
10Mathematics (MA)2
11Physics (PH)0

Categories of PhD Programme in NIT Jamshedpur for PhD Admission 2022-23

Institute Research Scholars (Full Time)

Candidates under this category are entitled for fellowship from the Institute as per MHRD norms. The candidate must have qualified GATE/NET or any other equivalent test recognized by MoE for award of fellowship.

Sponsored Research Scholars (Full Time)

Candidates under this category receive financial support from AICTE under QIP scheme or from Government Institutes/ organizations under study leave. Foreign students shall be sponsored by their Government or awarded scholarship by Govt. of India, ICCR or other such organizations / agencies.

Self Financed Research Scholars (Full Time)

Candidates under this category are those who support themselves or receive fellowship from other agencies such as UGC, CSIR, DST, JEST, etc.

Self Financed Research Scholars (Part Time)

Research scholars under this category shall be persons employed in Industries/R&D organizations /Institutions. They shall be required to furnish No Objection Certificate (NOC) from their employer. The candidate will produce a certificate that he will be permitted for attending classes and examinations as and when conducted by the Institute.

Faculty/Staff/Sponsored Project Fellow of NIT Jamshedpur (Part Time)

Regular faculty members, regular staff members and sponsored project fellows of NIT Jamshedpur are eligible for admission to Ph. D program in concerned Departments.

External Registration Program (executive PhD)

Regular working personnel of Defence /R&D/Listed reputed companies with at least three years of experience are eligible for admission to PhD program in concerned Departments. They shall be required to furnish No Objection Certificate (NOC) from their employer. However, they need not to attend classes at the institute. There has to be minimum 30 days face to face interaction with the supervisor in the Institute in one academic year. Provision of Joint Guidance from the parent organization.

Qualification and Eligibility Criteria for PhD Admission in NIT Jamshedpur

PhD in Engineering:

Master Degree in relevant branch of Engineering/Technology with minimum 60% marks or equivalent CPI 6.5.


Bachelor’s degree in relevant branch of Engineering/Technology with minimum 80 % marks or equivalent CPI 8.5.

PhD in Sciences, Computer Applications, Humanities, Social Sciences and

Master’s Degree in the relevant subject with a minimum 60% marks or equivalent CPI 6.5.


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with minimum 80 % marks or equivalent CPI 8.5.

Department Wise Available Research Area

Civil Engineering (CE)

Engineering, Concrete Technology, Earthquake Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Vibration and Stability, Stability Analysis, Foundation Engineering, Ground Improvement, Reinforced Earth, Transportation Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, Open Channel Hydraulics, Ground Water Hydrology.

Computer Science and Engineering (CS)

Supply Chain Management, Data Mining, Computational Complexity, Software Engineering, Soft Computing, system reliability modeling and analysis, software reliability, machine learning, pattern recognition, data analytics, IOT, Network Security, Image Processing, Comp Networks, Database Analysis, Machine learning, Pattern Recognition.

Electrical Engineering (EE)

Control Systems, Power Systems, Power Electronics, Power System Protection, Renewable Energy Systems, Electrical Machines and Drives.

Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE)

Communication Systems, Computer Networking, MEMS Microelectronics & VLSI Design, Circuit & Devices, Signals & System, Image Processing, Microwave, Antenna and R/F Engineering, Embedded System & IoT, Soft Computing, Industrial Electronics & Drives, Artificial Intelligence, Nanotechnology, Micro/Nano Sensor, Underwater Communication.

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Machine Design: Composite Materials, Vibrations and Dynamics, Failure and Fracture Mechanics, Biomechanics, Design and Dynamic analysis of Mechanical components, Structural Mechanics, Robotics and automation, Non-linear Vibration, CAD /CAM, FEM, Value Engineering, TPM, TQM and SCM, Thermal Engineering-Heat & Mass Transfer, Solar Energy and other renewable energy, Energy Systems, I.C. Engines, Gas turbines, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning, Thermo-Fluids, Nano-fluid, Rheology, Turbo-machines, CFD, Tribology.

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (MME)

Physical Metallurgy, Phase Transformation, Extractive Metallurgy, Surface Engineering, Biomaterials, Rapid solidification, Nanotechnology, Powder Metallurgy, Mineral Beneficiation, Functional Materials and High temperature materials Ceramics, Polymers and Composites.

Production and Industrial Engineering (PIE)

Manufacturing Processes, Product Design and Development, CAD/CAM and Robotics, Industrial Engineering and Management, Advanced Materials, Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Energy Management, Non -traditional manufacturing.

Chemistry (CH)

Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry, Physical Chemistry: Surface Chemistry & Molecular Spectroscopy, Inorganic Chemistry: Organometallics, Homogeneous & Heterogeneous catalysis, Environmental Chemistry: Waste Disposal Management, Aerosols, decontamination of water & Atmospheric Chemistry, Materials Science: Nano-materials and Alternative energy materials.

Humanities, Social Sciences and Management (HSSM)

Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, Strategic Human Resource Management, Labour Welfare, Labour Administration, Industrial Relations, Stress Management, Corporate Ethics, Change Management, Organizational Development, Emotional Intelligence, Conflict Management, General Management.

Mathematics (MA)

Operation Research, Statistics, Complex analysis, Special functions, Linear algebra, Matrix theory, Control theory, Integral Equations. Fluid dynamics, Sediment transport, Magneto hydrodynamics, Numerical analysis, Cryptography, Network security, Commutative and Computational algebra. Differential Equations. wavelet methods.

Physics (PH)

Laser Applications, Nuclear Physics, Experimental condensed matter physics (magnetism, strongly correlated system), nanomaterials and molecular spectroscopy, Computational Physics, Functional Materials.

Application Fee & Selection Procedure for NIT Jamshedpur PhD Admission 2022-23

Application Fee

  • Rs.1,000/- for OPEN/OBC/EWS candidates
  • Rs.500/- in the case of SC/ST/PWD candidates

Selection Procedure

The selection procedure for admission to Ph.D. Programme is based on consistently good academic record, written test and interview conducted by the Department. Reservations for SC/ST/OBC/ PWD/ EWS are applicable as per GOI norms.

How to Apply for NIT Jamshedpur PhD Admission 2022-23

The online application form and the information brochure for admission to Ph.D. programme are available on Institute website: fee Rs. 1,000/- for OPEN/OBC/ EWS candidates and Rs. 500/- in the case of SC/ST/PWD candidates.

  • The candidates who are employed and wish to do Ph.D. must submit SPONSORSHIP/ NO OBJECTION CERTIFICATE from the employer at the time of admission, without which admission will not be possible.
  • Check the following documents are attached to the application form:
    • Proof of Payment
      • Self-attested copy of SSC in support of Date of Birth
      • Self-attested copy of intermediate /(10+2) Certificate
      • Self-attested copies of Degree certificates and Mark sheets of all the qualifying examinations
      • Self-attested copy of the caste certificate (in case of SC/ST candidates)
      • For OBC candidates, self-attested copy of OBC certificate issued after 31/03/2022 only as per the format given in the Annexure-I is accepted
      • List of publications (if any)
      • Self-attested copy of EWS certificate issued after 31/03/2022 by the competent authority.

Important Notes and Application link

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  • Link for online application:
  • Candidates should specify broad areas of research in the application form.
  • All candidates seeking admission to Ph. D. programme are required to fill and upload their application from (online) along with all required documents by 12/12/2022 (Monday).
  • Incomplete application forms and uploaded after the last date will be rejected.
  • List of short-listed candidates for the interview will be uploaded on the Institute website only.
  • The candidates are required to visit our website for fee structure/faculty expertise etc. and also advised to visit our website regularly for updated information about the admission to Ph.D. programme for 2022-23.
  • No separate interview letter / communication will be sent to any individual
  • All candidates selected for admission shall be required to deposit the Institute fee at the time of admission

Address for Correspondence
Dean (Academic)
National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur
Jamshedpur – 831 014, Jharkhand (India)
Telephone: 0657-2373392
Email: [email protected],
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