Winter Research Admissions 2022 (for Spring 2023) (Ph.D. in CSE & ECE)
    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens: 21st October 2022
  • Application Portal Closes: 15th November 2022 20th November 2022

About Winter Research Admissions

Ph.D. admissions at IIIT Hyderabad are open for Spring 2023. The Ph.D. program provides access to our vibrant research curriculum in the core areas of CSE and ECE. Applications are invited for full-time and part-time Ph.D. from individuals with a passion for cutting-edge research aimed to transform industry and society by developing new theories, technologies, or applications.

Eligibility for Application

Applicants must satisfy the following criterion.

  • Completed B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech all branches, M.Sc, MCA and MA (Maths).

We especially encourage applicants with any of the following.

  • Good-quality research publications
  • Participation in research-oriented projects
  • Work experience in R&D labs / Industry

Admission Procedure

Applicants are first screened based on their application, which includes their academic performance and CV. Shortlisted applicants are then invited for a technical interview conducted physically at IIIT Hyderabad campus. Final selection is based on performance in the interview.

How to Apply

Complete the online application process, which has two parts – Registration Form and Application Form. Please note that incomplete applications will be desk-rejected and not be considered even for the first level screening.

Applications are closed

Application Fee

An application fee of INR 2000 (Non-Refundable) is payable to complete your application process. Payment can be done through Credit Card/Debit Card (Visa/ Master/RuPay Card) or Net Banking.

Tuition Fee and Financial Support for Ph.D. Programmes

Tuition fees and financial support for the academic year 2022-23 is listed on this page.

  • Full-time Ph.D. students are given scholarships that provide a monthly stipend. The stipend amount varies from Rs. 31,000/- to Rs. 35,000/- depending on the stage of the student in the Ph.D. program.
  • Students are provided generous travel support to present their published research work in reputed conferences.

IIITH offers many competitive fellowship programs such as Ripple-IIITH Blockchain Ph.D. and KCIS Fellowship for deserving candidates. The fellowship amount under these schemes is Rs 50,000/- per month. Many of our Ph.D. students have been awarded corporate fellowships such as from Google and TCS.

Important Dates

Details Dates
Application portal opening October 21, 2022
Portal closure November 15, 2022
November 20, 2022
Announcement of short listed candidates for interview November 21, 2022
November 25, 2022
Interviews for shortlisted candidates December 6 – 7, 2022
Announcement of selected candidates December 12, 2022
Last date of seat acceptance December 21, 2022
Date of online Reporting Starts on: December 22, 2022
Closes on: December 25, 2022
Physical reporting to IIITH campus December 31, 2022 @ 9:00 AM


  • Please check your “Bulk” or “Junk/Spam” folders also for any missing acknowledgement e-mails.
    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens: 21st October 2022
  • Application Portal Closes: 15th November 2022 20th November 2022
Updated on December 2022