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Admission to M.S., Direct Ph.D. & Ph.D. (by Research) Programme


 FEE DETAILS    
 APPLICATION FEE IS NON-REFUNDABLE.
1   GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Male candidates  100
2   GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Transgender candidates  100
3   GN/EWS/OBC-NCL Female candidates  50
4   SC/ST candidates  50
5   PwD candidates  50
  • Refer M.S., Direct Ph.D. & Ph.D. [Admission Brochure] under Research Main Menu for any information related to Research programme admission at IIT Madras; including fee and other details.

  • Refer M.S., Direct Ph.D. & Ph.D. [Ordinances and Regulations] at https://www.iitm.ac.in/content/msphd-ordinances for any information related to Research programme offered by IIT Madras.
  • The candidates claiming for OBC-NCL reservation has to obtain OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) certificate issued in the Current Financial Year in the prescribed format. Download the sample format. The prescribed format must be uploaded in the ONLINE application and submit the same at the time of interview/admission.

  • The candidates claiming for EWS reservation has to obtain Income & Assets certificate issued in the Current Financial Year in the prescribed format. Download the sample format. The prescribed format must be uploaded in the ONLINE application and submit the same at the time of interview/admission.

  • Click here for viewing the list of organizations recognized by IIT Madras as R & D institutions for admission to M.S., Direct Ph.D. & Ph.D. programme under External Registration Scheme.

  • Click here to view the list of Centrally Funded Technical Institutes [CFTI's].

  • Click here to view the N-HTRA self declaration sample format.


  • Application procedure for M.S., Direct Ph.D. & Ph.D. at IIT Madras.

    • Issues have been reported when hotmail ID were used for account creation. Kindly keep this in mind when providing email ID.
    • Upon registering, an email will be sent to the registered email ID which will contain link to activate account.
    Fill Basic profile, upload relevant documents and submit the form to proceed to Step-2 [Apply to Department].

    Under Apply to Department, click “Register New Application”, fill and submit the form to proceed to payment page.

    • An application number is generated after finishing the payment process.
    • Use "Apply to Department" menu to download registered application. Candidates called for written test/interview should bring with them (i) Printed copy of the application submitted online along with Original and photo copies of relevant documents/certificates.