All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

Important Notice for PGDM Institutions

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has laid down guidelines for admission of students to PGDM programmes in AICTE approved institutions (available at AICTE website: www.aicte.ernet.in ). In order to streamline the admission procedure being followed by technical institutions, AICTE is in the process of allotment of AICTE official Enrolment Nos. to the students admitted in PGDM programme(s) (with all specializations) in AICTE approved institutions.

All AICTE approved PGDM institutions were requested vide Letter dated 23.09.2008 to send the detailed information as per the prescribed format (both hard and soft copy) of students admitted in PGDM programme(s) for the academic years 2007-2009 & 2008-2010, duly certified by the Head of institution by October 10, 2008. The institutions were also advised to host the same information on the institute’s official website. On the basis of this information, the Council shall issue its official Enrolment Nos. to the students and also host the same on AICTE website.

The above information is still awaited from a number of institutions. The Council has decided to give these institutions a last opportunity through this advertisement, to submit the information by October 24, 2008 positively to Adviser (M & T), All India Council for Technical Education, 7th Floor, Chanderlok Building, Janpath, New Delhi 110 001, failing which necessary action including no admission/ withdrawal of approval shall be taken against such defaulting institutions.





ATTENTION : PGDM STUDENTS

Students are advised to see the website of the respective institutions to ensure that their names figure in the list submitted to the AICTE for enrolment.

Member Secretary

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
(A Statutory Body of the Government of India)

7th Floor, Chanderlok Building, Janpath, New Delhi 110 001

Tel: 011 – 23724174
Website: www.aicte.ernet.in 

Indian Institute of Technology

Admission to PhD Programme, to start from January 2009

Applications are invited for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme, starting in January 2009. The Departments/Centres and areas in which this programme will be offered are:

Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering , Design, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Humanities & Social Sciences, Energy, Environment, Nanotechnology

Eligibility: A) PhD in Engineering:


For admission to the PhD Programme in Engineering departments, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

i) Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Medical Sciences/ Veterinary Sciences/Pharmacy in a relevant area with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

ii) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Medical Sciences in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.

iii) Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

iv) A candidate having MSc degree with Mathematics as a subject at bachelor’s level is also considered for admission in the Department of Civil Engineering.The candidate should have a minimum of 7.5 CPI or 70% marks in Master’s level with consistent first class at other levels.

v) A candidate with MSc in a relevant area is also considered for admission to the Department of Biotechnology. The Candidate should have a minimum of 7.5 CPI or 70% marks in Master’s level.

vi) A regular student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her MTech studies and having a minimum CPI of 8.0 at the end of second semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department in the beginning of his/her third semester of study. Such students can receive only PhD Degree.

B) PhD in Design:

For admission to the PhD Programme in Design, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

i) Candidates having MArch/MDes degree or MTech/ ME degree in a relevant area, with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

ii) Master’s degree in Applied Arts/Ergonomics/ Fine Arts/ Psychology/ Physiology with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks.

iii)Bachelor’s degree in Design or Engineering/ Technology in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.

iv) Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

v) A two-year Post-graduate Diploma in Design (NID/CEPT or equivalent) with first class at Bachelor’s level.

vi) BFA (4-year professional programme, after 10+2)/GD Art (5-year programme after 10th standard) with one year professional experience, with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.

vii) A regular student of IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her MDes studies and having a minimum CPI of 8.0 at the end of second semester may be enrolled in the PhD programme of the Department in the beginning of his/her third semester of study. Such students can receive only PhD Degree.

C) PhD in Science:

For admission to the PhD Programme in Science departments, a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

i) Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

ii) Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Design in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

iii) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Design from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

iv) Bachelor’s degree in a related area in Engineering/Technology/Design (from other than IITs) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.





D) PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences:

For admission to the PhD Programme in the department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS), a candidate must satisfy one of the following criteria:

i) Master’s degree in Arts/Commerce/Science in a relevant area with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent.

ii) Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Design in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks.

iii) Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

iv)Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Design (from other than IITs) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% marks.

E) PhD in Centres:


i) Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology/ Design/Architecture/Medical Sciences in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

ii)Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology/ Medical Sciences in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.5 or 70% of marks.

iii) Bachelor’s degree from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0.

iv)Master’s degree in Science in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks.

v) Master’s degree in Social Sciences, in a relevant area, with a minimum CPI of 6.5 or 60% marks, is also considered for admission to the Centre for the Environment.

MININMUM EXPERIENCE FOR SPONSORED, SELF-FINANCED, PART-TIME AND EXTERNAL CATEGORIES:

1. Candidate in Sponsored, Part-time and External categories must be a regular employee of the sponsoring organisation with at least one year of professional experience in the respective field.

2. Candidates in Self-financed category should have at least one year of professional experience in the respective field.

Relaxation for SC/ST Candidates: Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks or 0.5 CPI for SC/ST applicants
Application procedure: Application forms with details can be downloaded from the institute’s website.

Application form can also be obtained from the Deputy Registrar (Academic), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati - 781 039, Assam, personally or by ordinary Post. To receive application forms by post, send a request along with a self-addressed stamped (Rs.20/-) envelope (24cm x 15cm size). Request for form must be sent in an envelope super-scribed with ‘Request for PhD Application form’.

Filled in application forms complete with copies of mark sheets/certificates and other testimonials and a DD for Rs.150/- (Rs.75/- for SC/ST candidates) drawn in any nationalized bank and payable at Guwahati in favour of “Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati” should be sent to the Head of the concerned Department/Centre, IIT Guwahati, Guwahati – 781039, to reach on or before 14 November 2008.

The words “Application for PhD admission” should be written on the top of the envelope for sending the completed form. For example, a candidate interested in applying for PhD programme in the Centre for Nanotechnology, should (a) send the filled-in application form to The Head, Centre for Nanotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati – 781 039, Assam, and (b) on the top of the envelope also write the words “Application for PhD admission”

Further details can be taken from: Tel: 91 - 361 - 2583000 , 2690761
Fax: +91 - 361 - 2690762
Website: http://www.iitg.ernet.in , http://www.iitg.ac.in

Address: GUWAHATI – 781039, INDIA

Last date of submission of Forms: 14 November 2008

Last date of Issue of application form : ► By Ordinary Post – 7 November 2008, ► In Person – 11 November 2008

Note : The admission is open for the following categories candidates: I) REGULAR , II) SPONSORED (FULL-TIME), iii) SELF-FINANCED, iv) PROJECT STAFF, v) PART-TIME, vi) EXTERNAL:- Admission to Foreign Students: The applications of sponsored or self-financed foreign national candidates will also be considered for admission to the PhD Programmes. For prescribed academic criteria, please see the eligibility criteria for PhD programmes. The desirous foreign nationals will submit their complete bio-data with regard to their academic qualifications indicating clearly (1) the class obtained, (2) percentage of marks where marks are awarded and Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) or equivalent where grades are awarded, and (3) proficiency in English.

School of Communication & Management Studies

SCMS School Technology and Management offers M.Sc. Programmes from its south campus in for the academic year 2009:

1. M. Sc. Molecular Biology & Genetic Engineering

2. M. Sc. Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering

3. M. Sc. Genomics & Proteomics

4. M.Sc. Toxicology





Eligibility: Graduation in Zoology, Botany, Microbiology, Biotechnology,Bioinformatics, Biotech & Biomedical Engg, Pharmacology, Medicine, Veterinary, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Chemical Science, Agriculture and other Biological Sciences with minimum 55% marks in the aggregate. Postgraduates in Basic Life Sciences can also apply.
Application procedure: For application & prospectus send DD for Rs.250/- in favour of “SSTM - Cochin”
Email : mail@scmsgroup.org
Further details can be taken from: Phone : 0484 2556315/2558502
Website: www.Scmsgroup.org
Address: SCMS School of Technology & Management, South Campus, Management House, S. Kalamassery, Cochin – 682033- Kerala , India 

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ITM Business School

Admission to 2 year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management 2009-11 batch offered at ITM Bangalore • ITM Chennai • ITM Navi Mumbai • ITM Warangal

Eligibility: Graduates in any discipline with 50% minimum marks from any university recognized by the Association of Indian Universities are eligible. Candidates in their final year of graduation may also apply.

Having Work Experience is not a requirement for admission to the program, however candidates with work experience are welcome.

Application procedure: The PGDM 2009-11 Application Kit may be acquired at a cost of Rs. 200/-

The Processing Fee, to be submitted along with the application, is Rs. 800/-

There are several ways to purchase an Application Kit:

A) In-Person: Candidates may purchase an Application Kit for Rs.200/-from:

Any of the ITM Campuses in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderbad, Navi Mumbai and Warangal.

At all IMS Learning Centers across India.

At all PT Education Centers across India.

At all T.I.M.E Centers across India.

At all Career Launcher Centres across India.





B) By Post: Candidates may purchase an Application Kit by post:

Send a Cheque or Demand Draft for INR 200/-, in favor of "Institute for Technology and Management" to the address below- requesting a PGDM Application Kit.

C) Online Application :

Candidates may also download the PGDM Prospectus and Application Form. You must print and fill out the Application Form and sent it by courier to the Admissions Department along with a Demand Draft of INR 1000/- (as above).
Email : admissions@itm.edu
Further details can be taken from: Phone: (91) (22) 2774 0903 / 2774 0904
Website: www.itm.edu
Address: The Admissions Coordinator (PGDM 2009-11) Institute for Technology and Management 25/26 Institutional Area, Sector 4, Kharghar (East), Navi Mumbai 410210 INDIA

Last date of submission of Forms: 30th March, 2009

Selection Procedure : ITM uses standardized management entrance test scores as a part of its overall selection process. Candidates are not selected/disqualified on the basis of their test scores only. The test score is just one part of an overall candiate profile. The following test scores are accepted: • CAT (Common Application Form) • XAT (Xavier's Management Test) • GMAT (Graduate Management Aptitude Test) Submit an attested copy of your Test Score Card along with the application form. If you have not received your test score, give details of Test Registration Number, Test Centre Code, etc.

Note: ITM uses the CAT score for short-listing candidates called for Group Discussions / Personal Interview. IIM's have no role in selection or in conducting the program.

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