The following departments/ centre of Tezpur University will offer Ph.D. programme for JRF quali9ied candidates in Spring Semester 2017
Department & Eligibility
Civil Engineering : M.E./M.Tech. /M.Sc.(Engg) in Civil Engg. or allied areas or M.Sc. in relevant discipline with minimum 70% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA. B.E. / B.Tech with 80% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA with a valid GATE Score .
Computer Science and Engineering : M.Tech. in Computer Science/ I.T./ Electronics MCA M.Sc. in Computer Science/ I.T. B.E./B.Tech. with 80% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA with valid GATE Score.
Electronics and Communication Engineering : M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Sc. Engg. / M.S. in Electronics/ Communication/ Electronics Design/ Electrical/ Instrumentation/ Control/ Microwave/ Biomedical/ Bioelectronics/ Bio-Technology/ Computer Science/ Information Technology. M.Sc. in Electronics/ Physics/ Applied Mathematics. MCA with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in Bachelor degree, MBBS with MD/ MS degree. B.E. / B.Tech. with 80% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA with valid GATE score.
Mechanical Engineering : M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Sc. (Engg.) in Mechanical Engg. or allied areas. B.E. / B.Tech with 80% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA with a valid GATE Score.
Energy : M.Sc. / M.E. / M.Tech. degree in Energy Technology/ Energy Management/ Energy related Engineering and Technology/ Physics/ Chemistry/Agriculture Allied subjects.
Food Engineering and Technology : M.Sc. / M.Tech. / M.E. in Food Technology/Food Processing Technology/ Food Science and Technology / Food and Nutrition / Microbiology / Food Microbiology / Biochemistry / Chemistry / Biotechnology/ Food Engineering/ Applied Microbiology/ Dairy Engineering/ Food Biotechnology Engineering. B.E. / B.Tech. with an aggregate of at least 80% marks or equivalent CGPA.
Humanities and Social Sciences
Cultural Studies : M.A. in any of the disciplines in Humanities or Social Sciences with a uniformly good academic career. Candidates with UGC JRF, UGC NET or NE SET will be given preference
English and Foreign Languages : M.A. in English (specialization may be in Literature, English Language Teaching or Linguistics) M.A. in Linguistics
Sociology : Post –Graduation in Sociology / Cultural Studies / Anthropology (with specialization in Social Anthropology) / Economics / History / Political Science / Philosophy / Mass Communication / English / Law / Management/ Social Work.
Business Administration : M.B.A. M.Com. M.A. / M.Sc. in Economics M.A. in Psychology/ Sociology/Social Work/Cultural Studies MCA M.T.M. / M.T.A. FCA/ FCS/ FICWA
Chemical Sciences : M.Sc. in all branches of Chemical Science/ Physics/Nanoscience/ Material Science/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Bioinformatics/ Environmental Science. M.E./M.Tech. in allied subjects (Chemical Engineering/ Polymer Technology/ Material Sciences/ Environmental Engineering etc.); B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering/ Polymer Technology/ Material Sciences/ Environmental Engineering, etc. with 80% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade
Mathematical Sciences : M.A. / M.Sc. in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/ Computational Seismology/ Economics with requisite background in Mathematics.
Molecular Biology and Biotechnology : Masters in any branches of Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences/ Chemical Sciences/ Mathematical Sciences/ Agricultural Sciences / Veterinary or Engineering Sciences / Medical Sciences or in any allied 9ield. B. Tech./ B. E degree students with 80% marks in CGPA (with GATE score> 10.00) percentile in Chemical Engineering/ Chemical Sciences/ Bioinformatics or any allied 9iled. MBBT or BVSc. Degree with at least 60% marks or equivalent CGPA. Apart from the above, candidates having consistently good academic record will be preferred.
Physics : M.Sc. in Physics/ Electronics/ Geophysics/ Material Science/ Applied Mathematics/ Nanoscience and Technology/ Biotechnology/ Environmental Science and Chemical Science. M.Phil., M.Tech in Solid State Material/ Material Science/ Electronics/Energy/ Nanoscience and Technology/ Biotechnology/ Environmental Science and Chemical Sciences. B.Tech. in Engineering Physics with 80% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.
Environmental Science : Masters in any Science/ Applied Science / Engineering discipline with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA. At Bachelor’s level the candidate must have attended Science / Technology programme.
Scholarship : Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India offers fellowship for M. Tech. and Ph. D. students under its National Renewable Energy Fellowship Schemes on the basis of GATE score. MHRD fellowships are also available for GATE quali9ied candidates. NEC fellowships are available for the students from North East regions. ONGC has also offered scholarship to M. Tech. students of the Department.
Application Fee : Interested eligible candidates may APPLY ONLINE through the University Website by paying a fee of Rs. 250/- for SC, ST and PWD candidates and Rs. 500/- for other categories of candidates. Additional bank charge may apply.
Selection Procedure : Candidates with NET-JRF within the period of validity will be called for personal interview and admitted to Ph.D programme based on their performance in the personal interview subject to availability of seats in the respective field of interest.