Ph. D Programmes for I Semester 2011-2012

BITS,BIRLA Institute of Technology and Science,Admission to Higher Degree and Ph. D Programmes for II Semester 2011-2012

BIRLA Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani ? 333 031, Rajasthan, Website : www.bits-pilani.ac.in

Admission to Higher Degree and Ph. D Programmes for I Semester 2011-2012

BITS Pilani is one of India's leading institute of Higher Education and a deemed university under section 3 of the UGC act. With an illustrious legacy, modem campuses and alumni in leadership positions across the world, BITS Pilani has been the Institute of choice for top students year alter year.

Applications are invited for admission to its Higher Degree and Ph.D. programmes, Admissions wilt be made on all-India basis strictly on merit and suitability of the candidate

Higher Degree Programmes:

M.E

M.Pharm

MBA

MPH

Eligibility: A minimum of 60% aggregate in the qualifying examination.

Note:(i) Admissions to M.E./M.Pharm are based on performance of candidates in computer-based online test conducted by BITS. The online tests will be held during 11th- 12th June 2011 at centers in India.

(ii) For MBA Programme, in addition to online test as in (i) candidates short listed will also have to appear for a test in Reading Comprehension, Group Discussion and Interview to be held in Pilani on 27th July 2011.

(iii) Admissions to MPH are based on performance of candidates in a written teat, followed by Group discussion and interviews to be conducted In Pilani on 27th July 2011.

The details of test, syllabus, Programmewise eligibility and modality for admissions ere available at the BITS website www.bftsadmission.com

Ph.D Programmes at BITS Campuses in Pilani, Goa & Hyderabad

Input Qualification: M.E./M.Pharm./MBA/M.Phil of BITS or its equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate. Candidates with an M.Sc./B.E./B.Pharm or an equivalent degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate will also be considered for Ph.D. admission. For Ph.D Programme in Languages and humanities, candidates with an MA and with minimum of 55% aggregate may also be considered. Industries and R&D organizations collaborating with BITS may sponsor candidates to work for Ph.D. under "Aspirants scheme". Its details are available at www.bitsadmission.com. Under this scheme such employed professionals having long experience and proven competence are admitted and will be allowed to pursue their research work at their own locations. For the Ph.D.Prograrnmes short listed candidates wilt be asked to come to Pilani/Goa/Hyderabad for test and/or interview during 2nd week of July.

Assistantship and fee waiver

Candidates admitted to the Higher Degree and Ph.D. programmes will be considered for assistantship in the form of partial tuition fee waiver and monthly stipend Candidates selected for assistantship will be required to participate in teaching and other academic developmental programme of the institute under the guidance of a mentor.

Application procedure

. Eligible candidates may apply through the prescribed application form available online at www.bitsadmission.com and take the printout of the fitted form. The completed application form along with the proof of fee payment of Rs.1500 should be sent to Admissions Officer, BITS, Pi lani-333031. Details of fee payment modes are available at the website while applying online. Deadline for applying online with prescribed fee is 5,00 P.M. on 31st May 2011

Admissions Officer, BITS Pilani

BITS,BIRLA Institute of Technology and Science,Admission to Higher Degree and Ph. D Programmes for II Semester 2011-2012