IDC School of Design admits students to the PhD programme twice a year — in Spring and Autumn semesters.
PhD Admission - Autumn 2024
The applications for PhD admissions for Spring Semester 2024 are now open.
Candidates may check the Application Portal.
Research Areas & Topics
Before applying, candidates are strongly suggested to check the research areas of the faculty members at IDC School of Design and the research topics that are suggested for this intake by visiting this link: PhD Research Areas.
For information on the Eligibility Criteria and Qualifying Degrees for PhD admission, please visit this link: PhD Eligibility Criteria
Important Dates (for Spring Semester 2024 Admission):
|September 12, 2023||Online application portal opens|
|October 20, 2023||Last date for submission of applications|
|November 03, 2023||List of shortlisted candidates available on the IITB website|
|December 05-06, 2023||PhD Presentation & Interview (in-person)|
|December 19, 2023||Declaration of results on the IITB website|
|December 24, 2023||Last date for payment of fees|
|January 02-03, 2024||Orientation & Registration|
|January 04, 2023||Instruction begins|
The detailed schedule is available on the IITB website, here:
IITB PhD Admission - Important Dates / Schedule 2023-24
Here's an overview of the admission process:
Important Links for the PhD Applicants:
Information available on the IITB Website:
Information available on the IDC Website:
For Students Applying through IITB-Monash PhD Program:
For International Students Applying for PhD:
For Information on PMRF (Prime Ministers Research Fellowship):