INTER-DISCIPLINARY PROGRAM IN COGNITIVE SCIENCE
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, KANPUR
Announcement for Admission to
the Ph.D Program in Cognitive Science
from July, 2017 (2017-18-I Semester)
The Inter-disciplinary Program in Cognitive Science at IIT Kanpur announces its first round of admissions for Ph.D in Cognitive Science starting July 2017.
Eligibility Criteria for Admission:
MA/M.Sc/M.Phil/MS/equivalent degree (Cognitive Science./ Psychology/ Linguistics/Philosophy/Anthropology/Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Statistics/Biosciences/related disciplines) with a minimum of 60% or 6.0/10 (grade point average) in the qualifying degree. A valid score/qualification in GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/ NET/other equivalent exams. Applicants from IITs with a grade point average of 8.0/10 (or equivalent) are exempted from the GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/ NET requirement.
M.Tech/ME/MD (any branch) with a minimum of 60% or 6.0/10 (grade point average) in the qualifying degree.
- B.Tech/BE (any branch), BS (4-year program) (Physics/ Chemistry/
Mathematics/ Statistics/Biosciences/ related sciences), MBBS.
Applicant must have a minimum of 75% or 7.5/10 in the qualifying
degree. Should have a valid score/qualification in GATE/ CSIR/
JRF/NET/other equivalent exam. Applicants from CFTIs (centrally
funded technical institutions) with a grade point average of 7.5/10
(or equivalent) and those with an MBBS degree are exempted from
the GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/NET requirement.
Applicants found suitable for admission will be shortlisted for an entrance test and interview at IIT Kanpur. Final admission will be based on the performance in the entrance test and interview.
Starting Date: June 14, 2017 (00:00 Hrs)
Last date for submitting the application: July
06, 2017 (23:59 Hrs)
Our online application portal can be accessed at: PG Online Portal
For more information on the Inter-disciplinary
Program in Cognitive Science, please visit: Cognitive Science
(for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/PwD candidates) shall apply as per Government
of India rules.
for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/PwD must be submitted in the specified format.
The formats can be downloaded from the links :
- Candidates can apply online only. There is no
provision for offline submission of application forms.
- Applicants must provide
the details of at least two persons who can provide reference
letters [Reference Letter Format] in support of candidature of
applicant through an email at:
Prof. Harish Karnick
Cognitive Science IDP
- The application fee is Rs.400 for General and
OBC candidates and Rs.200 for SC/ST and all PwD candidates. The
fee must be paid online through debit card or credit card or internet
banking available at payment gateways provided in the online application
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