Vacancy for Project Positions cum PhD Admission at CSE Department. (Last date extended till - 05-05-2024)

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Vacancy for Project Positions cum PhD Admission at CSE Department. (Last date extended till - 05-05-2024) 23 Apr 2024 to 05 May 2024

 

Vacancy for Project Associate-I/JRF cum PhD Admissions at IIIT Guwahati

 

Applications are invited for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) of IIIT Guwahati in the following areas of research:

 

Sl No

Area

Faculty

Category

Assistantship

Number (Position)

1.

NagaConnect: Integrated Common Application Platformfor Boosting Employment and BusinessOpportunities in Nagaland.

Dr. Rakesh Matam

Full-Time

Fellowship from IBITF, IIT Bhilai, (for 2 Years). After that, an assistantship will be provided through an Institute fellowship.

1 (Project Associate)

2.

Parkpal - Sustainable Smart Parking Solution for Aizawl City

Dr. Rakesh Matam

& Prof. Ferdous Ahmed Barbhuiya

 

Full-Time

Fellowship from IBITF, IIT Bhilai, (for 1 Year). After that, an assistantship will be provided through an Institute fellowship

1 (Project Associate)

3.

Development of a formal framework to enhance IoT software security via Formal Verification and Customization

Dr. Angshuman Jana & Dr. Rakesh Matam

Full-Time

Fellowship from SERB, Govt. of India, (for 3 Years). After that, an assistantship will be provided through an Institute fellowship

1 (Project Associate/JRF)

4.

Software Application incorporating Blockchain-basedTechnology

Dr. Phrangboklang Lyngton Thangkhiew and Prof. Ferdous Ahmed Barbhuiya

 

Full-time

Fellowship from IBITF, IIT Bhilai, (for 2 Years). After that, an assistantship will be provided through an Institute fellowship

1 Project Associate

 

ELIGIBILITY

Applicant must fulfil the following criteria:

  1. Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology in the relevant area (CS/IT/ECE/EE) with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks.

OR

  1. Four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology (CS/IT/ECE/EE) or equivalent in a relevant area with a minimum CPI of 7.0 or 65% of marks.

                                                                                                                                                                           OR

       1.  MSc (CS) / MSc (IT) /MCA or equivalent Non-Tech Master’s Degree with a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 6.5 or 60% of marks and selected through either GATE or NET in CS/IT.

Note:  For a candidate who has qualified GATE, it is not necessary that his/her GATE score is valid at the time of admission.

RESERVATIONS

(SC, ST, OBC (Non-creamy layer) and PD categories): Eligibility criteria will be relaxed by 5% marks or 0.5 CPI for SC/ST/PD applicants. Reservation is as per GOI rules. OBC (Non-creamy layer) candidates will have to enclose a certificate and self-declaration statement as per the format at Annexure-I & Annexure-II. The OBC (NCL) Certificate, issued by the competent authority, on or after 01-06-2019, shall only be acceptable.

FELLOWSHIP

 a) For GATE/NET Qualified Candidates (Project Associate -I):

Emoluments of ₹31,000 per month from the respective funding organization for the entire duration of the project. HRA (@16% of emoluments) will be provided throughout the duration of the project if the candidate opts to stay outside the IIIT Guwahati campus. After the end of the project, the student will receive a fellowship from the Institute.

 b) For non-GATE/NET Candidates (Project Associate -I):

Emoluments of ₹25,000 per month from respective funding organization + top-up of Rs. 6000/-from the CSE department throughout the duration of the project. HRA (@16% of emoluments) will be provided throughout the duration of the project if the candidate opts to stay outside the IIIT Guwahati campus. After the end of the project, the student will receive a fellowship from the Institute.

 

c) For Senior Project Associate:

Emoluments of ₹42,000 per month from MEITY throughout the duration of the project. HRA (@16% of emoluments) will be provided throughout the duration of the project if the candidate opts to stay outside the IIIT Guwahati campus. After the end of the project, the student will receive a fellowship from the Institute.

Additional Essential Qualification for Senior Project Associate: In addition to the above eligibility requirements, candidates applying for PhD against this position need to meet the following additional qualification: four years’ experience in R&D in Industrial and Academic institutions or Science and Technology Organisations and scientific activities and services.

THE SCHEDULE AND THE PROGRAMME

  1. Admissions will be held based on applications received. The last date for receiving the application extended till 05.05.2024
  1. Date of Selection in Online Mode: 10.05.2024 (tentative)
  1. Shortlisting will be done based on the academic performance of the candidates. A candidate merely fulfilling the eligibility criteria may not be shortlisted.
  1. There is no application fee.
  1. Course Requirements, if any, will be prescribed by individual Departments. However, students will be encouraged to take courses. The Doctoral Committee of a student will evaluate the preparedness of a student and prescribe one or more courses that will have to be taken.
  1. There will be a written comprehensive examination after admission to determine if the student is ready to take up research work and to determine if the student has sufficient breadth of knowledge in the discipline he/she has been admitted to.



FEES

 

SL

Items

Periodicity

Amounts (₹)

1

  Tuition Fee

   Per Semester

   5,000

2.

  Institute Caution Money

   One Time (Refundable)

   5,000

Total

10,000

 

*The candidate needs to pay the hostel and mess fees only when a student joins a hostel. Hostel rent will be charged on a pro-rata basis (semester of 6 months with a charge of 12,500/- for the whole semester) based on when the student joins a hostel.

SUBMISSION

Interested candidates are requested to apply by filling up the google form: Click Here

and uploading the application form along with the self-attested copies of all degrees; mark sheets and GATE or NET scorecard copy (if any) with the google form.

Download Application Form: Click Here