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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Ph.D. (Mechanical)

The department offers Ph.D. in various research fields. The diversified research fields include design, fluids & thermal, manufacturing and operations research. Current research details can be found at faculty page.

Categories of PhD Students

The Institute admits PhD students under the following categories:

  • REGULAR
  • SPONSORED (FULL-TIME)
  • SELF-FINANCED (FULL-TIME)
  • PROJECT STAFF of IIT GUWAHATI
  • PART-TIME
  • EXTERNAL

More details can be found at IIT Guwahati website at the time of Ph.D. admission.

Admission into PhD Programme

  • Candidates with Master's degree in Engineering/Technology
  • Candidates with Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology
  •  A regular student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her MTech studies and having a minimum CPI of 8.0 at the end of second semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department in the beginning of his/her third semester of study. Such students can receive only PhD Degree.
  • A student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her BTech studies and having a minimum CPI of 6.5 at the end of sixth semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department in the beginning of his/her seventh semester of study. Such students can receive dual BTech and PhD Degree. Both the degrees will be awarded after completion of PhD degree.

Eligibility for admission can be found at IIT Guwahati website at the time of Ph.D. admission.