National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal

Ph.D Mechanical Engineering National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal

Also known as: NIT Surathkal

Fees Details

Fee Structure - Semester Wise

Semester FeesFirst YearSecond YearThird Year
Tuition fee #750075007500750075007500
Institute Admission Fee2000-----
Library Fee3000-1500-1500-
Development Fee20002000----
Thesis Processing Fee5000-----
Thesis Evaluation Fees15000-----
Security Deposit (refundable)5000-----
Alumni Association 2000-----
Career Development Fee1500-----
Convocation Fee2000-----
Health Care Facility1000-----
Students Activities Fee4000-2525-2525-
Swimming Pool Fee1000-----
Campus Amenities1000-----
Group Insurance coverage of students (Full-Time Candidates only)426-426-426-
Central Computing Facility5000-750-750-
Hostel Fee (for Hosteller) Hostel Rent (including water/electricity Charges (i) Boys ( Shared room accommodation)600060005000500050005000
 (ii) Girls ( Shared room accommodation)600060005000500050005000

Disclaimer: Data for total fees has been calculated based on all years/semesters as provided by the college. The actual fees may vary.

Course Details

  • Mode: Full time
  • Duration: 6 Years

Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering doctorate program offered at National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal

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 are five types of student status for Ph.D. program:

here are five types of student status for Ph.D. program:

  • Full-time students on Institute Scholarship
  • Full-time sponsored students under QIP
  • Full-time/External Registrants -sponsored from Industry or other organizations including Educational Institutions.
  • Full-time/ External Registrants non sponsored non-scholarship students
  • Internal Registrants - the sponsored staff of NITK

Specializations - Renewable  Energy,  Alternative  Fuels,  IC  Engine  &  Combustion, Refrigeration  and Air-conditioning,  Heat Transfer,  Fluid  Dynamics,  Fracture  Mechanics  and  Fatigue, FEM,  Stress  Analysis,  Tribology,  Machine  Dynamics and Vibration, Advanced Materials,  Advanced Manufacturing,    Mechatronics,  MEMS,    Nanotechnology, Robotics and Control, Product Design,  Structural  Acoustics, Polymer Nano-Composites, Precision  Manufacturing.  

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Admission Process

Selection of candidates for admission to Ph. D. programme will be based upon the academic performance in the qualifying examinations, written aptitude test, a presentation on a research topic and interview as specified by the concerned departments.

Eligibility Criteria

Admission to a Ph.D. Programme shall be open to Indian Nationals who passed the qualifying degree in relevant field with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 6.0 in the 0-10 scale grading system, or not less than 60% marks  in  the  aggregate  (taking  into  account  the  marks  scored  in  all  the  subjects  of  all  the  public/  university examinations  conducted  during  the  entire  prescribed period  for  the qualifying degree).  However,  this prescribed minimum shall be a CGPA  of 5.5or  55% marks in the aggregate for  SC/ST/PWD candidates.  

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