MS/PhD admission May 2018

List of candidates shortlisted for the written exam on May 15th, 2018 for admission ino MS/PhD program

For  PhD click here : PhD-May2018

For Direct PhD click here: DirectPhD-May2018

For MS click here : MS-May2018

If you are a shortlisted candidate, a valid GATE score or equivalent is still required for the following categories:

1. Candidates applying for MS under the Full Time (HTRA) category.

2. Candidates applying for Direct PhD under the Full time (HTRA) category. GATE score (or equivalent) is required for applicants from non-CFTI institutes and from CFTI institutes with CGPA less than 8/10.

3.Candidates applying for Regular PhD under the Full time (HTRA) category. GATE score (or equivalent) is required for candidates with MSc degree or with candidates with Integrated (dual degree) degrees. 

Without a valid GATE score or equivalent, you will not be allowed for the written test

For more information, please see the Admission brochure in the Admissions website – https://research.iitm.ac.in/

Please direct any queries to the MME Dept. Office

Date May 15,  2018, Tuesday
Venue Class Room Complex (CRC) , Room No 101
Time  Reporting by 9:30 AM
Required Documents 1. Printed copy of your application form after the online registration clearly showing your application number and photo
2.Self Attested copy of the Birth Certificate
3. Self Attested copy of the first page of SSLC/HSC/Matriculation certificate
4. Original valid GATE Score Card / UGC –JRF or NET / CSIR-JRF /DAE-JEST)/INSPIRE award letter wherever required.
5. One set of photo copies of Degree certificate(s) and Grade Cards/Mark sheets of all the semesters with originals.
6. OBC/SC/ST community certificate original with an self attested copy, if the candidate belongs to OBC/SC/ST category. (OBC candidates to submit Valid Non-Creamy layer certificate in the prescribed format)
7. Relieving order/Resignation acceptance letter as per enclosed format for employed / external / part time candidates.
8. Part time scholars residing within the commutable distance from IIT Madras have to submit NOC and permission letter from the organization to do course work. Institute will waive the residential requirement and in that case leave not required for attending the courses.
Bank details for Travel Allowance (TA) reimbursement for PhD applicants PhD applicants are eligible for reimbursement of second class single to & fro rail fare from your place of residence to Chennai by the shortest route on submission of your claim in the prescribed format with all relevant particulars (Train No., Coach No. Ticket No. Fare paid, Date of Journey, Station from and to etc.).
A candidate is entitled for a single TA as above even as he / she may attend interview in more than one department in the same trip.
To enable us to process your TA claims please have the following details with you along with your travel documents (ticket details)1. Name as appears in bank account
2. Account no
3. Bank name
4. Branch name
5. Branch IFSC code  The TA will be directly credited to your bank account. Please also bring a copy of the first page of your passbook to attach along with the claim form

 

For sample question papers click here : MS/Direct_PhD and Regular_PhD

Prof. E.G. Ramachandran Distinguished Lecture Series

The dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering in association with Indian Institute of Metals Chennai Chapter organizes the  Prof. E.G. Ramachandran Distinguished Lecture Series every year.The Lecture series is supported by a generous donation by Mr. Pukhraj Jain, an alumnus of the dept.

Date Speaker Title
 April 17,2013 Prof. S. Ranganathan Imaging molecules and materials across time and space YouTube Link
 May 5, 2014 Mr. B. Muthuraman Industrial transformation YouTube Link
 May 8, 2015 Prof. D. Banerjee Materials in flight YouTube Link
 May 3, 2016 Padmashree Dr. C.G. Krishnadas Nair Indian aircraft industry – Networking with R&D and academic institutions for greater self-reliance in materials and process YouTube Link
 June 27, 2017 Prof. O. Prabhakar A Journey in Metallurgy YouTube Link
April 07, 2018 Prof. K. A. Padmanabhan  Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) for steel industry YouTube Link

About Prof. E.G. Ramachandran :. Professor E.G. Ramachandran was the first Professor and the first Head of the Department of Metallurgical Engineering, IIT Madras and is considered as the architect of this foremost department in India. He obtained his BSc and MSc from University of Mysore in 1943 and 1944. He got his PhD in 1947 from University of Sheffield. After serving the Department of Metallurgy, IISc, Bangalore as a faculty member for 9 years and National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur as Assistant Director for 5 years, he was invited to IIT Madras in 1961 as the first Professor of the Department of Metallurgical Engineering. He was also Director-in-charge of IIT Madras for a brief period. Prof. Ramachandran was a Visiting Professor in Germany in 1968 and in 1977 as an Invitee of the DAAD and the United Kingdom during 1973-74 as a fellow of the Nuffield Foundation. Prof. Ramachandran has dedicated himself to teaching, research and development in Metallurgy in the country and has inspired generations of metallurgists, both old and young. Prof. Ramachandran was elected as the Chairman of the Industrial Metallurgy Division of the Indian Institute of Metals in 1978. The unique status, which his department held in the country and abroad in teaching, research and development work in industrial metallurgy, is eloquent testimony to the success of his efforts. Prof. Ramachandran has published more than 100 papers and is a co-patent holder for ten new metallurgical processes or equipment, some of which have been taken up by industry for commercial utilization. He was the President of the Indian Institute of Metals during 1980-81.

Update: Prof. E G Ramachandran passed away on February 14, 2018.

List of candidates for Summer Fellowship Programme – 2018

List of candidates recommended for admission to Summer Fellowship Programme 2018 in the Metallurgical and Materials Department. The final selection is subject to verification of the documentation and the approval from the competent authority of the Institute.

 

S.No. A.No. Name
1. MM18SFP0256 SWEETY MARAVI MANIT
2. MM18SFP0032 SUSHREE ANANYA TANAYA, NIT DURGAPUR
3. MM18SFP0076 NIMISH KHANDELWAL, MNIT
4. MM18SFP0101 DEEPIKA KUMARI SAHU, NIT JAMSHEDPUR
5. MM18SFP0225 KANCHERLA MADHUSUDHANA VENKATA VENU MADHAV, NIT RAIPUR
6. MM18SFP0094 RAHUL GANGWAR, NIT ROURKELA
7. MM18SFP0189 VISHESH GOEL, NIT KARNATAKA
8. MM18SFP0300 K N S SURYA TEJASWI, NIT WARANGAL
9. MM18SFP0217 MERGOJU SRIKANTH, RGKUT BASAR
10. MM18SFP0080 JOSHI ABHIJEETCHINTAMANI, COLLEGE OF ENGG, PUNE
11. MM18SFP0252 DEBJIT KAR, IIEST, SHIBPUR
12. MM18SFP0350 ANAND VIVEK, JADAVPUR UNIVERSITY
13. MM18SFP0380 PRAVEEN R, PSG COLLEE OF TECHNOLOGY, COIMBATORE

 

Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF)

The Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF) scheme is aimed at attracting the talent pool from IISc, IITs, NITs, IISERs, and centrally funded IIITs to doctoral (Ph.D.) programs of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for carrying out research in frontier areas of science and technology domains. The Prime Minister’s Research Fellows will receive a fellowship of Rs.70,000 to 80,000/- per month in addition to an attractive research grant of Rs. 2.00 lakh per year. Kindly visit https://pmrf.in/ for more details about PMRF.

List of candidates provisionally selected for MS/PhD program for admission

List of candidates provisionally selected for MS/PhD program for admission (based on written exam and interviews conducted on October 31st  and November 1st )

Regular PhD Jan 2018

Application Number Applicant Name Categroy
MM1706P0002 Sharvan Kumar HTRA
MM1707P0002 Charu Lakshmi T R HTRA
MM1709P0043 Guddimella Tirumala Harini External
MM1709P0045 Nizampatnam Srinivasa Rao HTRA
MM1708P0008 Gaurav Singh HTRA
MM1709P0042 Ketan Khamgaonkar HTRA
MM1709P0003 Prasenjit Singha HTRA
MM1709P0005 Prakash S HTRA
MM1709P0022 Mithra S Project

Regular PhD July 2018

Application Number Applicant Name Categroy
MM1708P0006 Tadisetty Sivaji HTRA
MM1708P0007 Chintada Umasankar HTRA

 

MS Jan 2018

Application Number Applicant Name Categroy
MM1709M0011 Tirumalasetty Deepika HTRA

Direct PhD July 2018

Application Number Applicant Name Categroy
MM1708D0004 Mainak Saha HTRA