Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Ph.D Mechanical Engineering Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Also known as: IIT Guwahati
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Fees Details

Ph.D. Fee Structure


S.NoOne-times fees ( At the time of admission ) and Non-refundable Amount in Rupees
1Admission Fees1500
2Certificates ( Grade Card + Degree Certificates )750
3Medical Examination Fees100
4Student Welfare Fund200
5Identity Card Fee100
6Hostel Admission Fees400
7Mess Establishment Charge1000
8Alumni Fund1500
9Modernization and Upgradation Fee1000
10Thetis Fees1500



S.noPayable at every Semester Amount in Rupees
1Tuitions Fees ( Non-Pwd Students belonging to Gen/OBC-NCL Category )2500
2Examination Fees500
3Registration Fee/Enrollment Fee1000
4Academic Facility Fee2500
5Gymkhana1000
6Medical Fees100
7Hostel Rent1000
8Hostel Fund600
9Hostel maintenance charge3000
10Electricity and Water charge2500
11Students’ Brotherhood Fund50
12Student's travel Assistant Fund50
13Mess Advance14000



S.noPayable at the time of admission and in Every July-Nov Semester Amount in Rupees
1Annual Insurance ( GMIS ) Premium1800


  • These fees are applicable only to hostellers
  • For SC/ST/PWD students, there are no tuitions fees.
Disclaimer: Data for total fees has been calculated based on all years/semesters as provided by the college. The actual fees may vary.

Important Dates

For all Exams Accepted by this Course
Dates Events
15 Apr, 2019 Form Submission| Mode: online

Course Details

  • Mode: Full time
  • Duration: 6 Years

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is an offered Full-time three/six-year Doctoral program and it is offered by the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati. Ph.D. programme shall be for a minimum duration of three years, including course work and a maximum of six years. Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the relevant clauses as stipulated in the Statute/Ordinance of the individual Institution concerned.

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Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Sciences/Veterinary Sciences/Pharmacy in a relevant area with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks.
  • Four-year bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Sciences or equivalent in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.
  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0,  from any of the Centrally Funded Technical Institutions.
  • A candidate having a Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent in a relevant area, with a Postgraduate Degree in Management Science(Finance) or MBA with Finance specialization or equivalent, is also considered for admission in the area of specialization `Construction Management’, of the Department of Civil Engineering. The candidate should have a minimum of 6.5 CPI or 60% marks in Bachelor's level and 6.5 CPI or 60% marks in the postgraduate degree.
  • A candidate havingMScdegree with Mathematics as a subject at the bachelor’s level is also considered for admission in the Department of Civil Engineering. The candidate should have a minimum of 7.5 CPI or 70% marks in Master’s level with consistent first class at other levels.
  • A candidate having a Two-year Master's degree (after completion of 4-year Bachelor's degree) or three-year Master's degree (after completion of 3-year Bachelor's degree) in Engineering/ Technology/Science in a relevant area with minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks, A candidate with a Two-year MSc degree (after completion of 3-year Bachelor's degree) in a relevant area with minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% marks,
  • Postgraduates in Computer Science (ALCCS) from Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE), with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks, are also eligible to apply for admission into PhD programme in Computer Science and Engineering
  • A regular student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/herMTechstudies and having a minimum CPI of 8.0 at the end of the second semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department at the beginning of his/her third semester of study. Such students can receive only a PhD Degree.
  • A student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her BTech studies and having a minimum CPI of 6.5 at the end of the sixth semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department at the beginning of his/her seventh semester of study. Such students can receive dual BTech and PhD Degree. Both the degrees will be awarded after completion of a PhD degree.
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