Candidates seeking admission in Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) courses at IIST Thiruvananthapuram are recommended to submit their application latest by December 8.
The Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram has started inviting applications from candidates seeking admission in its Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes for the academic session 2017.
IIST offers PhD course in various disciplines:
- Aerospace Engineering
- Earth and Space Sciences
IIST offers research fellowship for GATE and UGC/CSIR NET-JRF/JEST qualified students which is valued at Rs 25, 000 per month.
Candidates seeking admission in PhD are recommended to submit their PhD admission forms 2017 before the last date of submission of IIST Thiruvananthapuram application form 2017 i.e. December 8. Also, December 14 is the last date to submit the IIST application fees.
IIST Thiruvananthapuram Eligibility Criteria for PhD Admission 2017
Aspirants need to have Master's degree in engineering/technology or science or humanities along with UGC/CSIR NET/JEST (or) GATE qualification to be eligible to apply for PhD at IIST.
In addition to this, under graduate engineering/technology candidates with outstanding scores can apply for direct admission if they have CGPA score of 9.0/10 or better and a valid GATE score of 675 or better.
How to Apply for IIST Thiruvananthapuram
- Visit the official website of IIST Thiruvananthapuram
- Click on ‘PhD’ in the ‘Admission’ tab
- In ‘Online Application click on ‘PhD Application’
- Create a login
- Fill the application form
- Attach the application fee receipt and scanned copies of documents
- Submit the application before the last date of submission
IIST Thiruvananthapuram Selection Procedure for PhD Admission 2017
Applicants will be selected on the basis of their GATE/NET scores and the shortlisted ones will later be called for IIST written test and interview rounds. Only the qualified candidates will be allowed to secure seats in the relevant PhD programme.
IIST will release the list of shortlisted candidates on December 21, 2016 tentatively and the interview will be conducted from January 4-6, 2017.