NIT Mizoram Admission 2023 PhD Program

NIT Mizoram Admission 2023 PhD Program. Ref. No.:NITMZ/ACAD/Ph.D/2023-24 (S)/5580

Admission into Ph.D Program 2023-24 Date: 10/10/2023

Applications are invited for admission into the Ph.D. program in the following Departments Can-June 2024 Session):

Sl. No.Name of the DepartmentPh.D Category AdvertisedSpecialization/ Area
1.Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE)Full-Time
(Regular) (Under Institute and Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme)

Full-Time (Sponsored, Self- financed) Part-Time
Nano-microelectronics, Green technology. Solid state nano electronics, Semiconductor devices, VLSI, Blosensors, IOT, Optoelectronic devices.

Antennas, Metamaterials, Microwave Imaging. MMIC, Wireless Communication, THz Technology. Microwave Communication, Microwave Devices, Communication, Image Processing. Electromagnetics.

TCAD Simulation & Modeling of Compound Semiconductor (III-V devices) AlGaN/GaN HEMTS.
2.Electrical Engineering (EE)Full-Time (Regular, Sponsored, Self- financed) Part-TimeMicro-grid, Non-conventional Energy sources Integration and Control, Power System, Battery and Electric-Vehicle based power management and control.

Power System, High Voltage, Power and Energy Systems, Renewable Energy Systems, Power Electronics and Machine, Drive Systems, Control systems, Contr Engineering, Magnetic Levitation System and Magnetic Bearing System.

Smart Grid and E-mobility, Renewable Energy Integration and Control, Energy management.

Power Electronics converter design Electric Drives and Control, E- mobility energy management, Electric vehicle and charging station design.

Fluid and Thermal Engineering, (EnergyConversion Technology, Drying Technology, Solar Energy Wind Energy). Hydro Kinetic Energy, Aerodynamics. Optimisation Techniques, Computational Fluid Dynamics.

Industrial engineering and management, materials, Additive manufacturing (Automation in welding. solid state welding, underwater welding. etc.)

Additive Manufacturing, 3D printing, laser Materials Interaction, Laser powder bed fusion (LPBF), Direct Energy Deposition (DED), Metal Matrix Composites, Laser Cladding, Advanced Manufacturing Processes (EDM, ECM, AWJ, EBM)
3.Mechanical Engineering (ME)Full-Time (Regular, Sponsored, Self- financed)
4.Civil Engineering (CE)Full-Time (Regular, Self-financed) Part-TimeStructural Engineering. Geotechnical engineering, Transportation engineering
5.Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)Full-Time (Regular, Sponsored, Self-financed) Part-TimeNatural Language Processing. Machine Learning and Deep Learning. Social Robotics. Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision Applications. Deep Learning Applications, Wireless networks. Communication
6.Basic Science & Humanities & Social Sciences (BS & HSS)

i) English

ii) Mathematics

Full-Time (Regular)

Full-Time (Regular)

Indian Writing in English, War & Trauma literature, Diaspora studies

Mathematical Programming, Bilevel Programming, Nonsmooth and nonconvex optimization problems
7.Center of Interdisciplinary Research (CIR)Part-TimeNanoelectronics, Energy, Grid System, Semiconductor devices, VLSI. Data Science, Al. Intelligent Engineering

Eligibility Criteria: NIT Mizoram Admission 2023 PhD Program

Ph.D in Engineering:

Master’s Degree in the area of Engineering/Technology (ME/MTech/MS etc) from Engineering/Technology Department of a Recognized University/ Institute with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale or 60% of marks in the qualifying examinations. (GATE/NET not required)


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology in a relevant area with a minimum CGPA of 7.5 or 70% of marks and with a valid GATE score. The requirement of valid GATE score shall apply to only those who seek admission under Full-time Category.


3rd Year BTech students from NIT Mizoram on completion of their 3rd year (6 semester) with CGPA 8.0 and above are eligible for admission for PhD program in Regular Category. The candidates will be waived from the requirement of GATE/NET and will be provided Institute Fellowship as Full-time Regular Category students for 5 years for completion: of PhD. Also a submission of a high level research proposal in the proposed research area is required in line with the research area of concerned Supervisor.

Ph.D. in Science (Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics):

Master’s degree in the area of Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics from a recognized University/ Institute with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale or 60% of marks in the qualifying examinations. (GATE/NET not required)

Ph.D. in HSS (Economics/English):

Master’s degree in Economics/English from a recognized University/ Institute with a minimum CGPA of 6.0 in 10 point scale or 55 % marks in the qualifying examinations. (GATE/NET not required)

*For SC/ST candidates, there is a relaxation of 0.5 CGPA or 50% of marks.

*Conversion from CGPA to percentage or vice-versa shall not be allowed

CATEGORIES OF Ph.D. STUDENTS: NIT Mizoram Admission 2023 PhD Program

The Institute admits Ph.D. students under the following categories. However, admission with respect to this advertisement will be held for the advertised categories only.

2.1. Full-time:

i. Regular: He/she receives assistantship from the Institute or fellowship from any recognized funding agency as per institute norms and other qualifications.

ii. Sponsored: He/She is sponsored by a recognized R&D Organization/Institute/Industry etc. for doing Research, but gets no fellowship from the Institute.

iii. Self-financed: He/She works full time for the Degree but gets no fellowship from the Institute.

iv. Project-Staff: He/ She gets fellowship from the Sponsored Project, works full-time for the Degree and on completion of the Project before the award of the Degree, the categorywill be changed to Self-financed Mode.

2.2. Part-time: He/She in this category works without fellowship from the Institute and should be employed. If Permanent Employee, he/she should provide NOC from the Employer.

How to Apply: NIT Mizoram Admission 2023 PhD Program

Interested candidate(s) satisfying the eligibility criteria may submit their online application at

Read this Advertisement and the Instructions mentioned herewith, carefully, to fill in the online application form given in the online portal.

Self-attested copies of necessary supporting documents and receipt of online payment (of Rs. 200/-for General/OBC OR Rs. 100/- for SC/ST); in favour of “Registrar, NIT Mizoram” payable at HDFC, Bawngkawn Branch, Aizawl, Mizoram should be uploaded in the Application Portal, Transaction ID should be clearly mentioned in the Application Form.

Name of Account: National Institute of Technology Mizoram

HDFC Account No.: 50200084773275

IFSC: HDFC0009456

Women candidates are exempted from the payment of the application fee

The required document is to be furnished along with the application by candidates applying under various categories.

Form I: Sponsorship Letter (for the Sponsored Category).

Form II: No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Institute (for Project Staff category).

Form III: No Objection Certificate from the Employer (for Part-Time Category).

Form V: No Objection Certificate (for NIT Mizoram Employee – Part-Time Category).

Candidates should submit the above Forms (Form 1/11/11/V) only in the prescribed format (provided in the Ph.D. Regulations of the Institute). No other format will be accepted.

Candidates are advised to mention their Contact No. & Email IDs correctly in the application portal.

Names of the short-listed candidates for attending test/interview shall be made available on the Institute’s website or may be intimated by e-mail by the respective Head of the Department.

Applicants can apply through the portal upto 8th November, 2023 till 5:00 PM.

Hard copy of the filled-in application form complete in all respect to be produced at the time of Written-Test / Interview/ or as per the instruction of Institute’s Authority. If the candidate(s) fail to produce the original application form and supporting documents at the time of test, or if their claims are found to be incorrect on verification, their candidature shall be cancelled automatically.

List of finally selected candidates shall be published on the Institute’s website.

Candidates are advised to visit the Institute’s website regularly. Any modification changes/additions in the advertisement, if required, will be uploaded only in the Institute’s Website.

The number of candidate(s) to be selected will be decided afterward.

Important Dates: NIT Mizoram Admission 2023 PhD Program

Application through the online Application Portal to be filled and the supporting documents to be uploaded till: 8th November, 2023 upto 5:00 PM.

Display the list of provisionally Shortlisted Candidates: 13th November, 2023.

Submission of hard copy of application and the supporting documents, verification of the documents:

Will be announced in the Institute’s Website.

Method of selection, verification of documents etc. shall be decided by the competent authority and the information in this regard shall be uploaded in the Institute’s website. Written Test, Interview, and document verification etc. to be conducted by concerned Departments..

Test/Interview of the Shortlisted Candidates: 13th-18th November, 2023
Display of Final list of Selected Candidates:24th November, 2023
Online Payment of fees for selected students: 1st-5th December, 2023(Once candidate takes admission and fees is paid the fees cannot be refunded)
Online Admission process of selected students:1st-8th December, 2023
Registration for selected students: 8th-13th January, 2024 [compulsory Physical registration for Full-Time (Regular, Sponsored, self-financed) candidates]
Start of Semester: 15th January, 2024