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IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021(17 May – 23 Jun): Selection Criteria

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021(17 May – 23 Jun): Selection Criteria
IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2020-21

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 notification has been released by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi. Candidates seeking admission in full time and part-time MS by Research and PhD programmes need to appear in test and interview which will be held from 17 May to 23 June 2021. The exam is held once a year at the National level. The application window has been closed now for session 2021-22. Interested candidate can go through the following article for detailed information regarding IIT Delhi MS and PhD admission.

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Status

Admission Notification Released
Application Window Closed
Exam Date May to June 2021

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

The important dates of IIT Delhi MS and PhD admission is given below:

IIT Delhi PhD & Master Programs Admission 2021 Schedule
Submission of online application commences on 15 March 2021
Last date to apply 30 April 2021
Range of dates for Test / Interview 17 May to 23 June 2021
Date of Orientation and Registration for new students 25 – 25 August 2021
Commencement of classes 27 August 2021

Candidates can refer to the following dates.

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IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Selection Basis

The candidates seeking to apply can check below selection criteria for each program:

Admission to the Ph.D. Programmes:

  • The candidates are selected on the basis of an interview of eligible candidates conducted by the Department/Centre/School concerned, through its Department Research Committee (DRC) / Centre Research Committee (CRC)/ School Research Committee (SRC).
  • DRC/CRC/SRC may decide to conduct a written test as well, or multiple interviews, or other ways or testing.
  • Applications are invited from candidates by advertising the programmes in Employment News/web portals in March for the first semester and in October for the second semester every year.
  • In view of the ongoing CoViD-19 pandemic, the conduct of interviews for admission to Ph.D. programme will be done online through videoconferencing.

Admission to MS Program

  • The candidates must have a valid score for GATE 2021.
  • For admission to M.S.(R), the requirement of qualification in GATE / National Exam is waived for the following categories of applicants:
    • Currently registered in Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs) having CGPA of 8.00 or above (on a 10 pointscale) at the end of 6th semester or later, in B. Tech./B.E./ Integrated
      M. Tech/ Integrated M. Sc. Programmes (or any other programme of minimum four-year duration, admission to which is on the basis ofJEE). Moreover, such students must have obtain a CGPA of 8.00 or above at the time of graduation (and before they formally register for the M.S.(R) programme).
    • Graduates of CFTIs (in the programmes marked under (i)) with a final graduation CGPA
      ofmore than 8.00 (80% aggregate marks if marks is the primary mode of evaluation).
    • M.A or M.Sc. graduates from IITs with CGPA 8.00 or above.

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Application form

The vital information regarding the application form of IIT Delhi MS and PhD is given below:

  • The application form last date is over on 30 April 2021.
  • The form was to be filled online on the official website of the IIT Delhi.
  • Candidates belonging to the General/OBC/EWS category are required to pay for each application form a fee of Rs. 200/- and the candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD categories are required to pay Rs. 50/-. The bank charges will be borne by the candidate.
  • The whole amount of fees/other charges deposited by the candidates will be refundable after a deduction of Rs.1,000/- if the candidates do not join the programme after paying the dues and leave the Institute by applying for a refund on or before the date of registration. On resignation after registration, only the security deposit will be refunded.

How to Apply for IIT Delhi Admission 2021?

The candidates seeking admission in IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 are required to visit and apply at the official website: www.iitd.ac.in.

    1. After visiting this website, candidates will see a link to “APPLY”.
    2. Click on the link to apply.
    3. Fill in the correct details of everything which is asked there.
    4. Click “SUBMIT” after everything is done.
    5. Pay the fee if required.

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Eligibility Criteria

These criteria given below are the minimum requirement for every candidate, which they should be able to fulfil in order to sit for the exam.

Educational qualification:

Course / Programme Qualification Percentage / Percent Marks
PhD programmes: MTech / ME/ MD / MSc / MBA / MA / MBBS 60 per cent marks or 6.75 CGPA on a 10-point scale.

70 per cent marks or 7.5 CGPA on a 10-point in BE/BTech or equivalent scale

MS programmes: BE/BTech/MSc or equivalent 75 per cent marks or 8.5 CGPA on a 10-point scale.

Selection Procedure: The selection of candidates are based on a test/interview conducted by the Indian Institute of Delhi (IIT-D).

Financial assistance: Scholarships

PhD: Admitted JRF candidates will receive a stipend of Rs 25,000 monthly for the first 2 years starting from registration. And SRF Rs 28,000 monthly for the next 3 years of registration.

MS: Candidates considered for teaching assistantship while studying at full-time MS (Research) programmes. And will be paid Rs 12,400/ per month. Also, Selected candidates are required to provide assistance of 8 hours/week to the department/centre/school.

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Important Links

IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021 Highlights

Admission Name IIT Delhi MS & PhD Admission 2021
Conducting body Indian Institute of Delhi
Level National level
Frequency Once a year
Official website https://home.iitd.ac.in/pg-admissions.php


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