Applications are invited for PhD admissions in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) under Visvesvaraya PhD scheme supported by Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Government of India.
Applications are invited from eligible and highly motivated candidates interested in pursuing PhD in general area of “Flexible Electronics” which includes for example, development of flexible displays, batteries, circuits, memory on paper or plastic, organic semiconductors etc.
Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme
The scheme is available for Ph.D candidates in research topics (mentioned above) which come under the broad research categories of Electronic Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) and Information Technology Enabled Services (ITES).
Applicants must have a B.Tech. or M.Sc. degree (with valid GATE score) or M.Tech. degree in one of the following disciplines: (Candidates with B.Tech. degree from one of the CFTIs (centrally funded technical institutes) with GPA/CPI over 7.5 (out of 10) or 75% total marks in B.Tech. degree are exempted from requirement of GATE score.)
Materials Science and Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry
Desirable: Experience in electronics materials processing and characterization, flexible electronics, organic electronics.
How to Apply:
Interested students are requested to send the filled-up application form "(Download Application Form)" to the address given below before deadline. Candidates must write “Visvesvaraya Application of [Your Name]” on the envelop. Two letters of references "(Download Reference letter)"should be directly sent by the referees to the address given below. The envelops for reference letters should have a subject “Reference letter for [Your Name]” .
Complete application forms in all respects along with supporting documents and reference letters must reach the address below before deadline
Next deadline for receiving Applications: March 22nd, 2016 (Tuesday)
Interview of shortlisted candidates: April 1st, 2016 (Friday)