Supplementary list of Ph.D Candidates for Admission 2018

PhD. Provisionally selected candidates for July 2018 Session

Guidelines to Admission Procedure for PhD Fresh Admission Autumn 2018

Admission to Ph. D. Programme Starting in July, 2018.

Ref. No. NITMGH/Ph.D-Admission/ 2018-19 /  414                                                                                                                                                                           Dated: 17-04-2018

Applications are invited for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Programme starting in July 2018. The disciplines and areas in which the Programme is proposed to be offered (but not limited to) are:




  1. Structural Engineering
  2. Geotechnical Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

  1. Wireless Personal / Body Area Networks
  2. Internet-of-Things - Communication and System Development
  3. Wireless Sensor networks and Big Data Cloud.
  4. Remote sensing image analysis/ Image Processing/ Pattern Recognition
  5. Ad-Hoc Network, Internet of Things, Privacy and Security
  6. Data Mining, Text Mining, Time Series Data Analytics
  7. Formal Verification of Cyber-Physical Systems
  8. Robotics
  9. Big Data Analysis
  10. Computer Vision and Machine Learning.

Electronics & Communication Engineering

  1. Microwave Antennas and Electromagnetic Meta surface
  2. High Performance and Low Power VLSI Circuit Design
  3. MEMS based sensors and systems
  4. Device circuit co-design
  5. Digital image processing

Electrical Engineering

  1. Bio-signal detection systems for disaster condition, Non-contact method of bio signal estimation
  2. Simultaneous estimation of velocity and vibration parameters
  3. Control and Synchronization of Chaos and Nonlinear Integer order/Fractional order Dynamical Systems and its Application
  4. Hidden or Coexisting Attractors and its Application
  5. Power Systems & Smart Grids
  6. Electrical Machine Drives
  7. Hybrid Energy System
  8. Electric Vehicle

Mechanical Engineering

  1. CFD, Fluid Power and Control, Wind Power, Hydro Power
  2. Composite Materials, Machining, Mechanical Characterization.
  3. Machine Design
  4. Manufacturing
  5. Robotics
  6. Rapid Manufacturing
  7. Bio mechanics


  1. Dynamical Systems and Bifurcation Theory 
  2. Fluid Dynamics.
  3. Linear Algebra


  1. Physical, Biophysical and Theoretical Chemistry.
  2. Inorganic Nano materials  
  3. Catalysis
  4. Organic Materials and Crystal engineering 
  5. Organic and Carbon based materials for Energy Applications 


  1. Liquid crystals
  2. Electron-phonon interactions, Low temperature Raman and IR
  3. Bioimaging and Two Photon Spectroscopy
  4. Laser Matter Interaction
  5. Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
  6. Brownian motion in periodic potentials

Categories of Ph. D. Students:

The Institute shall admit Ph. D students under the following categories:

  • a) Full Time: Scholars under this category shall work full time for the Ph.D. courses/research. They may receive fellowship offered by the Institute as per MHRD norms / TEQIP guidelines.

  • b) Sponsored: Recognized R&D organizations, national institutions, other universities, government organizations or industries may sponsor research scholars. They shall be admitted through the normal process, and they shall not be entitled to any fellowship/assistantship from the Institute. They shall work full time for the Ph.D. courses/research.

Eligibility Criteria for Admission into Ph. D. Programme:

Master’s degree in appropriate branch of Engineering/ Science/ Technology or Master’s degree in the allied subjects with consistently good academic record and a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent CGPA in the Master’s degree. (Candidates with B.E./ B. Tech. with an aggregate of 75% marks or equivalent GPA with valid GATE score will also be eligible).

Relaxation for SC/ST/PD Candidates:

Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks or 0.5 CGPA for SC/ST/PWD category applicants.

Selection Procedure:

Eligible candidates may be required to appear for a written test on topics in his/ her discipline. Shortlisted candidates based on performance in the written test will be called for interview for the final selection.

Fee Structure(Please follow the link)

Instructions for the Candidates

Desirous candidates have to fill online application by 14th May, 2018 and also need to send printout of the filled up online application form and all the testimonials (self attested) and payment proof latest by 21st May, 2018.

Send Application To

: Asst. Registrar (Acad), NIT Meghalaya
  Bijni Complex, Laitumkhrah,

Application Receipt Deadline

:  5:00pm, 14th May, 2018(for online applications).

   5:00 pm, 21st May, 2018(for receiving printout of filled in online application with testimonials duly signed).

Application Fees:

Application fees of Rs. 500/- (for general/OBC), Rs. 250 for SC/ST to be paid online via one of the links below.


Online SBI Collect

Candidates are advised to make the payment first and then fill the online application form.Candidates are required to fill reference no assigned to them after  payment of application fees  (example BKIDN17007356407) and payment date in the application form.

Payment Process using State Bank Collect (SB Collect)

  1. Click on “Make Payment using SB Collect” below.
  2. A DISCLAIMER CLAUSE page will open. Check the box for I have read and accepted the terms and conditions stated above and click on the PROCEED button.
  3. From the drop down menu, State of Corporate/Institution, select Meghalaya.
  4. From the drop down menu, Type of Corporate/Institution, select Educational Institutions. Click on the GO button.
  5. From the drop down menu, Educational Institutions Name, select NIT MEGHALAYA. Click on the SUBMIT button.
  6. A page for details of payment will open. Under Select Payment Category, select APPLICATION FEES.
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  10. Complete the payment process by selecting the mode of payment that you wish.

Tentative Dates:

  1. Notification of Shortlisted Candidates in the Institute Website: 29th May, 2018.
  2.  Tentative Written Test & Personal Interview: 8th/9th June, 2018.

Apply Online –

(LINK) Last Date is OVER

For queries:


Written Test Syllabus to Ph. D Programme, July 2018:




Computer Science

Electronics and Communication