Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University For Women
(Established by Govt. of Delhi vide Act 9 of 2012)
ISO 9001:2015 Certified University
Ph.D. ADMISSION - ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA*
The minimum entry qualifications for Full-Time/Part-Time Research Scholars are as follows:
  • 1) For Engineering: M.E./M.Tech. Degree or equivalent from a recognized University/ Institution in the relevant discipline with minimum of 60% marks in aggregate or its equivalent CGPA in the point scale and B.E./B. Tech. or equivalent with minimum of 60 % marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.
  • 2) For Computer Applications: MCA from a recognized University/ Institution with minimum of 60% marks in aggregate or its equivalent CGPA in the point scale and Graduation Degree (with Sciences and Mathematics) with minimum of 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.
  • 3) For Sciences: Masters Degree in the relevant discipline from a recognized University/Institution with 60% marks in aggregate or its equivalent CGPA in the point scale and undergraduate degree in the relevant discipline with 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.
  • 4) For Humanities: Masters Degree in the relevant discipline from a recognized University/Institution with 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent CGPA in the point scale and undergraduate degree in the relevant discipline with 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA.

Note: Applicants belonging to Schedule Caste ,Schedule Tribe ,OBC (Non Creamy Layer) and Differently -abled Categories will be given 5% relaxation in minimum entry qualification marks. Applicants appearing in Final year/semester of their qualifying degree may also apply.

An applicant is eligible for Part-Time Research Scholar (Sponsored)/ Full-Time Research Scholar (Sponsored), provided she fulfils the following conditions:
  • 1) The Applicant possesses the minimum entry qualifications for the degree as mentioned in Eligibility Criteria.
  • 2) The applicant is presently employed under any of the following categories:
    • a. Applicant is working in organizations which have MOU with IGDTUW.
    • b. Applicant is working on Full-Time basis (regular/adhoc/contract) in a National Level R&D Lab/ a reputed organization/ recognized educational institution/ University/ PSU/ Corporate/ Industry registered under Companies Act.
  • 3) The Applicant possesses at least two years of relevant work experience in the categories, as at (ii) b.
  • 4) The applicant gets a NOC from her employer, at the time of provisional registration.

IGDTUW-Junior Research Fellow (IGDTUW-JRF) An applicant shall be eligible for Junior Research Fellowship instituted by IGDTUW provided she fulfils the following conditions:
  • 1) She possesses the minimum eligibility qualifications.
  • 2) She has qualified UGC-CSIR-JRF/NET examination or has qualified GATE with a score above the minimum cut off or has qualified Research Aptitude Test (RAT) examination. A person who has appeared in the above examinations but is awaiting results may also apply. However, she shall be required to produce a valid documentary evidence of having qualified the examination at the time of interview.
  • 3) She is not receiving any financial assistance from any other sources.

* the information is only indicative, candidate should refer the latest PhD admission brochure/notices/guidelines.