- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
The PhD programme is aimed at assisting students in acquiring proficiency in their chosen area of research. The academic programme leading to the PhD degree is broad-based and involves a course credit requirement and a research thesis submission. The Institute encourages research in interdisciplinary areas through a system of joint supervision and interdepartmental group activities. Research activities in IIIT Pune are carried out under the ambit of academic departments and ECE and research centres.
With an aim to develop new knowledge in all aspects of teaching and research, IIIT Pune offers admission to the PhD programme of the Institute. IIIT Pune plans to develop world-class research facilities in areas of Mobile Computing, Information Security, IoT, Robotics, Machine Learning, Speech & Image Processing, Medical Informatics, Cyber-Physical Systems, Wireless Networks, VLSI Design and Nanotechnology.
Admission is based on Ph.D. will be on the basis of written tests and interviews. Merely satisfying the general eligibility criterion as well as criterion set for each admission category is no guarantee for being called for test and interview. Depending on the number of applications received and considering the constraints of time and other resources for conducting written test and interview, the academic units may put additional academic performance-based shortlisting criteria.
A candidate must have B. Tech./ B.E. in ECE/ EE or relevant area with a CGPA of at least 7 on a scale of 10 (or equivalent) or 65%. OR MCA/M.Sc. in ECE/EE and allied areas degree considered equivalent to the B.Tech./B.E. degree OR M.Tech./ M.S./ M.E. in ECE/ EE or relevant area with a CGPA of at least 7 on a scale of 10 (or equivalent) or 65%.