Ph.D. Programme in Nanoscience and technology

Based on written test & interview


M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent Master’s degree in Metallurgy; Mechanical (Production /Manufacturing Engineering); Materials Engineering; Ceramic Engineering / Technology or Engineering Physics, Chemical Engineering; Nanoscience and Technology
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology in any of the above disciplines.
Master of science degree in Physics/Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry/ Materials Science/Nano Science and Technology.
Candidates should have at least 55% marks in the respective qualifying exam.​

Admission Process

Admission shall be based on a written test followed by an interview for short-listed candidates. The written test will consist of objective type questions. As per the UGC 2016 regulations, the questions of the entrance test shall consist of 50% of research methodology and 50% subject specific questions. The syllabus for the subject related questions will cover some or all of the following disciplines: Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Physics, Engineering Sciences, Chemical Engineering, and Manufacturing, Production and Industrial Engineering of BE/B.Tech level and Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of M.Sc./B.Sc. level.
GATE or NET qualified candidates are NOT exempted from the written examination but they will be given weightage as specified.


Syllabus for Ph.D. (Nanoscience and Technology)