Special Scheme for Applicants with PhD Offers
    IMPORTANT DATES
  • Application Portal Opens: 15th June 2020
  • Application Portal Closes: 15th July 2020

Special Scheme for Applicants with PhD Offers

The COVID-19 crisis has put the future of many students with PhD admissions in reputed universities abroad in a state of limbo. IIITH is introducing a novel scheme to enable such affected students to pursue their research aspirations.

What is this Special Scheme?

Under this scheme, a student will get a provisional admission for PhD program in IIITH for a period of one year. At the time of admission, every student will be assigned a Research Centre based on their research interests.

Who are eligible?

Those students who have an offer of admission in a PhD program from an university abroad.

What are the academic requirements?

Admitted students take 12 credits per semester: 4 credits of course work and 8 credits of project work.

What kind of financial assistance is provided?

Every admitted student in this scheme is guaranteed financial assistance which will cover the tuition fee and a stipend.

What happens after a year?

The student can convert to a fulltime PhD student or choose to exit.

What is the admission process?

Shortlisting of applications followed by an interview to assess an applicant’s research interests.

How do I apply?

Please click here to apply. The deadline for application is 15 July 2020 31st July 2020 and the application fee is Rs.1500/-. However, the applications are processed as and when we receive them. So you will hear back from us within a reasonably short time from the date of your application.

    IMPORTANT DATES
  • Application Portal Opens: 15th June 2020
  • Application Portal Closes: 15 July 2020 31st July 2020
For queries please contact us at:
PG Admissions
IIIT Hyderabad, Gachibowli
Hyderabad - 500 032
Email: pgadmissions@iiit.ac.in
Phone: +91 (40) 6653 1250, 6653 1337
Office timings: Monday to Saturday, 10 AM to 5 PM.
Updated on June 2020