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Indian Institute of Information Technology Sri City is an institution of National Importance by an Act of Parliament and is located amidst an industrial environment. The institute offers UG, PG and PhD programmes in Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering. IIITS has emerged as a top institution among its peers for quality students, faculty with international qualification & experiences and best-in class infrastructure. The institute has access to the facilities and social infrastructure available in Sri City, a state of the art industrial town. Located 55 km north of Chennai, Sri City boasts of seamless connectivity by road, air and sea ports. Sri City was founded in 2008 spread over 7500 acres, includes a multi-product Special Economic Zone (SEZ), a Domestic Tariff Zone (DTZ), a Free Trade & Warehousing Zone (FTWZ) and an Electronics Manufacturing Cluster. Sri City is home to over 175 companies from 27 countries. Sricity Foundation is our industry partner.
We offer various research programs leading to MS by Research and PhD degrees in the areas of Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communication Engineering. Our Research programmes focus on cutting edge technologies to cater the needs of the common people to make their day-to-day life easier. As a research student at IIIT Sri City, you will discover a focus and intensity greater than you may have thought possible. Also you will be inspired and challenged to explore novel ideas and complex questions. Our PhD / MS by Research Programmes are designed to develop outstanding researchers to pursue careers in research and teaching at leading institutions throughout the world. We also hope that you will embark on a challenging and meaningful experience, focusing your academic study in a specific field during the course of study.

Eligibility

Master of Science (MS) by Research
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE):
Bachelor's degree in Engineering / Technology or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE or, GRAD-IETE or, DOEACC ‘B’ Level) having first class (60% and above) or equivalent CGPA in grade point scale.
(OR)
Master's degree in Mathematics / Statistics / Physics / Electronic Science / Computer Science / Computer Applications/ Information Technology / Geography (or an associated area with strong background in mathematics and programming), or other related subjects
Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE):
Bachelor's degree in Engineering / Technology or any other qualification considered equivalent (such as AMIE or, GRAD-IETE or, DOEACC ‘B’ Level) having first class (60% and above) or equivalent CGPA in grade point scale.
(OR)
Master's degree in Mathematics / Statistics / Physics / Electronic Science / Information Technology, or any other related subjects
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
PhD in CSE / ECE:
A good academic record with ME / M.Tech / MS or equivalent degree in any branch of Engineering/ Technology / Bio-informatics having first class (60% and above) or equivalent CGPA in grade point scale.
(OR)
Exceptional candidates with Master's in Statistics / Mathematics / MCA / Physics / Electronic Sciences / Computer Science / Atmospheric Science/Information Technology / Bio-informatics / Geography (or an associated area with strong background in mathematics and programming), or any other related subjects
(OR)
Exceptional candidates having BE/B.Tech OR equivalent degree may also be considered.

Important Deadlines

The application deadline for the session commencing at January 2019 is:
November 30, 2018 at 17:00 hours (IST) - The deadline for application to our MS/ PhD program is extended till 07/12/2018"

Research Topics

Artificial Intelligence
Cognitive Modeling
Data Analytics
Data Mining
Distributed Algorithms
Embedded Systems
Electromagnetic Scattering
Image / Video Processing
Information Retrieval
Internet of Things
Knowledge Discovery
Knowledge Based Systems
Machine Learning
MEMS, Microfluidics
Multi-agent Systems
Optoelectronics
Pattern Recognition
Remote Sensing Applications
Resource Allocation
Self-Replication Systems
Smart Cities / Buildings
Smart Manufacturing
Semiconductor Devices
Vehicular Communications
Visible Light Communications
Wearable Robotics
Wireless Sensor Networks

Stipend

Stipends / Fellowships for PhD will be available to the deserving candidates for a period of 4 years
Stipend for MS will be available to the deserving candidates for a period of 2 years and 6 months

External Funding

We also support the above programmes with external project based funding.
Project Funding is available from organizations like DST, DIC, ISRO and DAAD

How to Apply?

Who can apply?
Applications are invited for Full-Time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) & Master of Science (MS) programmes from candidates having qualifications as shown against each programme. Candidates who are yet to complete the qualifying exam on or before 01 January 2019 may also apply
Procedure:
Interested candidates may apply in the prescribed format (downloadable from the links given below), by post or by sending a scanned copy of the completed signed form through email (Contact Us) on or before 30 November 2018 at 17:00 hours
Any application received after the deadline will not be considered
The applications will be reviewed by a committee, after the deadline and only the shortlisted candidates will be called for a written test & follow up interview
The institute reserves the right not to fill any of the seats advertised
No TA / DA will be provided to attend the written test and interview

Download the Application Form

The application form can be downloaded from the following links:
MS Word Format:   Application Form (.docx)

News / Updates

09
Nov
2018
Applications are invited from the qualified candidates for the following research programmes:
Full-Time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) & Master of Science (MS)
Download the Application and send the filled-in Applications immediately to us

Contact Us

Address for sending the filled-in Application:
PG Admissions
Indian Institute of Information Technology Sri City Chittoor
630, Gnan Marg, Sri City, Satyavedu Mandal
Chittoor District - 517 646, Andhra Pradesh, India
Email: pgadmissions@iiits.in

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