IIST, Thiruvananthapuram announces admissions into PhD programs | Specializations, selection procedure and application procedure of PhD programs of IIST
Indian Institute of Science and Technology- IIST, Thiruvananthapuram is a deemed university and is inviting applications for admission into various PhD programs.
- Aerospace Engineering: Eligibility is MTech in aerospace engineering/ Mechanical/related branches
- Avionics: candidates with MTech in controls system/ electrical/computer science are eligible to apply for this course.
- Chemistry: MSc/MTech in Chemistry/Polymer Technology and related branches
- Earth and Space Sciences: MSc physics/MSc/MTech in Remote sensing/MTech computers/MSc mathematics/MSc or MTech in Metallurgy/Atmospheric Sciences/Oceanography/Geology or MSc Physics.
- Mathematics: MSc in Mathematics/Statistics/Operations Research is the eligibility condition for applying to Mathematics,
- Physics: Candidates who have completed MSc in Physics/Applied Physics, MTech in Applied Optics are eligible to apply.
Fellowship: Selected candidates will be provided a fellowship of Rs.16,000Â – 18,000 every month for the first two years. Later depending on their merit they will be paid a fellowship of Rs.18,000 â€“ 20,000.
Age: Age of the candidate should not be more than 28 years by 19th November, 2010.Â Upper age relaxation will be given to reserved candidates as per the rules of the government.
Selection procedure: Candidates will be short listed depending on their academic record, NET and experience.Â A written test will be conducted for them.Â Selection procedure will be completed with the selection of merit candidates through an interview.
Application procedure:Â Applications are to be downloaded from the website.Â A DD for Rs.250 which is payable at Thiruvananthapuram should be taken on â€˜The Registrar, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technologyâ€™ and attached to the application.Â SC, ST candidates have to take the DD for Rs.125.
Last date for receiving the applications is 19th November, 2010.
Address: The administrative officer, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, valiamala post, Thiruvananthapuram â€“ 695547, Kerala.
Website: www. iist.ac.in