Update on Ph.D. admissions July, 2021

Due to the current pandemic situation and the huge number of applications, the shortlisted candidates will be called for the online test with MCQ type on the date and time mentioned in the call letter. The shortlisted candidates based on the merit from the written test will only be called further for an interview process through online mode. A separate interview call letter (e-mail) will be sent to candidates who are shortlisted for the interview.

All faculty applications received till May 31st, 2020, have been considered, and the round is closed. Date of start for the current round - June 1st, 2020.

About the department

The teaching and research philosophy of the department is to impart the students with the understanding of the interplay between major aspects of materials science, namely, composition, structure, processing, characterization and properties and equip them to develop innovative technologies based on sound fundamental principles. The department offers course work covering broad fields of materials science and metallurgical engineering from fundamentals to advanced and emerging areas such as nanomaterials, biomaterials, energy materials, electron microscopy, thermomechanical processing, thin films and devices, to name a few, which impart strong foundation on several major aspects of materials science and Metallurgical engineering and enhance the state of the knowledge of the students.

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