IIT, Roorkee - Admission to PhD Earthquake Engineering

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  1. Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Roorkee
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    Email: regis@iitr.ernet.in
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    Course Name:
    PhD Earthquake Engineering
    in Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Roorkee
    Course Description:
    PhD (Earthquake Engineering)

    Eligibility and Selection Procedure for PhD Earthquake Engineering in Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Roorkee

    i.B.Tech. / M.Tech or equivalent degree in Civil Engineering/ Earthquake Engineering / any branch of Engineering

    ii.M.Sc. / M.Tech in Geophysics/ Physics/ Mathematics/ Geology for research areas in Engineering Seismology and Seism tectonics.

    The admission eligibility requirements may be relaxed to 5.5 on a 10 point scale or equivalent, or to 55% marks to the following Categories:

    (a)SC/ST candidates with Master’s degree.

    (b)Any category of PD (Persons with disabilities) Candidate holding B.Tech degree or equivalent degree.

    (c)Academic staff of the Institute who has an experience of more than 5 years

    Eligibility for Part-time PhD

    a)The applicant possesses the minimum entry qualifications for the degree as given in 1;

    b)The applicant proves that his official duties permit him to devote sufficient time to research;

    c)He / She will be required to reside at the Institute for a period of not less than 6 months during his/her registration for the degree.(This condition of minimum residence period will be automatically waived for candidates who are working in Roorkee or in Organizations / institutions located within a distance of 100 km from the Institute).

    d)The facility of part time registration will also be available to all employees of the IIT Roorkee or candidates working in organizations having MoU with IITR or organizations approved by IIT Roorkee as Research Centres. Such applicants are exempted from the requirement of having valid GATE/NET/GPAT.

    e)The applicants must have been in continuous service with the sponsoring organization for at least two years at the time of submitting the application form for admission.

    f)The candidates working in Institute/University awarding Ph.D. degree itself are not eligible for admission as part-time candidate.

    Employee seeking admission to the Ph.D. programme with minimum of two years service in an organization or confirmed regular employee may obtain and submit ‘No Objection Certificate’ from the employer to the effect that the duties allotted by the employer will allow the required time for this pursuit.

    How To Apply:
    Application Procedure for PhD Earthquake Engineering in Indian Institute of Technology, IIT, Roorkee

    Application form and other details can be downloaded from www.iitr.ernet.in and completed application form should be sent to Chairman, PG Admission-2014 along with a demand draft of Rs. 200/- in favour of Chairman, PG Admission, and IITR. Forms without Demand Draft will not be entertained. Application form can also be obtained from Chairman, PG Admission, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, ROORKEE – 247667 by sending a demand draft of Rs. 250/- in favour of Chairman, PG Admission, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee-247667 and a self addressed envelope (30 × 25 cm).

    Closing Date:
    25 Sep 2014
    Last date for Submission form: 25th September, 2014

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