• The fundamental mission of the Ph.D. program of IITGN is to foster creative and scholarly inquiry while inculcating intellectual habits required for successful careers in teaching, research, innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • At its core, it is envisioned that an IITGN Ph.D. degree will be a personal journey for the student during which they undergo deep introspection, and mature both academically and personally.


Biological Engineering

Civil Engineering

Earth System Science

Materials Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


Regular PhD

  • At least 55% marks or 5.5 CPI marks in B.Tech/M.Tech is required.
  • The disciplines may use higher cut off levels for short listing besides giving due consideration to the way questions are answered in the application form.
  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PD categories would be eligible for relaxations, as per norms, in the selection criteria.

Early Admit MTech

  • BTech students from NITs and select colleges who are among the top 5 rank holders in the departments at the end of their pre-final year are eligible to apply for Early Admit PhD admissions.
  • BTech students from IITs with a CPI/CGPA of not less than 6.0 at the end of their 3rd year and 4th year are eligible to apply.


  • Early Admit PhD
    • 41,000/- per month (with valid GATE score)
    • 31,000/- per month (without GATE score)
  • Regular PhD
    • 31,000/- per month



  • Without compromising on the core ideals and fundamental mission, the Ph.D. program affords flexibility and independence while encouraging the various interdisciplinary interactions needed for learning.


  • The Career Development Services (CDS) empowers students to discover and pursue their dreams.
  • It provides a platform where students and recruiters can come together to explore avenues of a synergistic alliance.


  • Travel support up to Rs 2 Lakhs for attending international conferences.
  • Support of up to $12,500 may be considered for research at leading Universities/Labs abroad for a period of upto 6 months.