Master’s degree in Mathematics or Statistics with a good academic record or equivalent with a valid score in GATE or CSIR/UGC-NET (JRF/LS)/NBHM/INSPIRE/JEST or equivalent qualification tenable for the current year in the relevant area.
Master’s degree holders in Engineering/Technology and Master of Science (Research) with a good academic record.
Candidates who have qualified for the award of Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or Master’s degree in Sciences (entry through JAM) from any Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) with an exceptionally good academic record in an eligible discipline will be considered for direct admission to Ph.D. provided he/she has a minimum CGPA of 8/10.
Candidates with 5-year integrated BS+MS degree from any CFTIs. Candidates with an integrated Masters/Dual Degree in Engineering/Technology from any university/institute.
Applicants should look at the news feed of the IIT Tirupati website for advertisement, syllabus and results during September-November and February-April months. Applications are accepted through online portal only. However, for international admissions, please contact Office of International Affairs,
10 Mathematics and 6 Statistics Research Scholars are doing research at our department
Objectives of the PhD Program
The PhD Programme offered by the department aims the following
Keep Pace - Keep Pace with expanding frontiers of knowledge relevant to the country's technological need
Training - Provide Training relevant to the country's technological, social and economic objectives
Solve - Understanding real-word problems, industrial problems and social relevant problems of the world and solve them using mathematical and statistical tools
Requirement of the PhD Program
The PhD Programme offered by the department requires the following
Original Research - The student should write a original doctoral thesis and that should significantly contribute to the respective research field.
Publications - Minimum one publication is required in good quality international journals of the respective field
Comprehensive-Viva Exam - The student must clear the comprehensive viva exam before 18 months from the date of registration of PhD
Duration - 4 to 5 Years
Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
326, Academic Building - 1 (AB1),
Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati,
Yerpedu - Venkatagiri Road,
Tirupati District - 517619