PhD Admission, PHYSICS, July, 2017

Written Test & Interview Dates:  01 and 02 June, 2017

  • Click HERE to see the list of shortlisted candidates for written test and/or interview.

  • Click HERE for a copy of sample call letter despatched to the shortlisted candidates.

  • Shortlisted Candidates must report to Department of Physics by 08:30 AM on 1th June 2017, and should be prepared to be available here through 3rd June, 2017.

  • Click HERE for the syllabus of written test and/or interview.

  • Click HERE to see the criterion employed for shortlisting candidates
    Note that this is over and above the basic qualification mentioned in the notification:
    (Any applicant not shortlisted as per the list above, who believes that he/she meets all the shortlisting criteria (above), are welcome to contact us or report in-person to Dept. office by 8.30 AM on 1st June, 2017, with all the relevant documents as listed in the sample call letter. After verification, if found eligible, the candidate may proceed for the selection process along with others)

  • For queries/clarifications contact:
    Department of Physics, IIT Guwahati.
    Tel: 0361-2582750

  • Separate hostel accommodation (on payment basis) for Female/Male candidates will be provided in IITG hostels from 31st May to 4th June, 2017.

    • Male candidates will be accommodated in Hostel Kameng (Caretaker contact no. 9706502285).

    • Female candidates will be accommodated in Hostel Subansiri (Caretaker contact no. 9706972009).

    Please note the following points:

    • Accommodation will be provided only to the candidates. Parents / Guardians / Persons representing candidates are requested to make their own arrangements.
    • For bedding, pillow etc. for the participants in the hostels, student may arrange themselves by contacting a suitable vendor on payment basis, if necessary.
      • Rajib : 9577313746 / 9085481673;
      • Hemanta : 9085566925;
      • Dul : 9954862926.
    • For arranging food for the participants, candidates may speak to the hostel mess caterers, mess charge Rs. 30/- breakfast, Rs. 45/- Lunch and Dinner (with Rs. 5/- guest charge).
  • For the candidates appearing for PhD interviews under regular category, the Travel Allowance (TA) (to-and-fro sleeper class railway fare or equivalent by the shortest route from the communication address to the Institute) will be paid through online transfer via bank to the savings bank account details furnished by the candidates. Candidates need to fill (i) TA form and (ii) Bank AC detail form and submit along with tickets of traveled part and Copy of tickets of return journey during the reporting time on 1st June 2017

  • The detailed information is available on the institute website under 'NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS'

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