List of candidates selected for provisional M.S/Direct Ph.D/Regular Ph.D admission – Jan. 2019

List of candidates selected for Provisional Admission to M.S. Programme (Jan-May 2019 Semester)

S.No. Application No. Name of the Candidate Scheme
1 MM1809M0005 Gokul Nanda G Project (NHTRA)
2 MM1807M0001 Bhargavi T HTRA
3 MM1810M0011 Yugesh Raajha M S HTRA
4 MM1810M0013 Ramit Kaushik HTRA
5 MM1810M0038 Shakti Swaroop Choudhury HTRA
6 MM1810M0031 Barnana Hema Dinesh HTRA


List of candidates selected for Provisional Admission to Ph.D. Programme (Jan-May 2019 Semester)

SNo. Application No. Name of the Candidate Scheme
1 MM1810P0062 Srivathsan S HTRA
2 MM1810P0071 Parabatini Shruti HTRA
3 MM1810P0085 Veeramusti Veerabhadra HTRA
4 MM1810P0027 Addepalli Veera Sreenu External
5 MM1809P0034 Sunil Yadav Project
6 MM1809P0022 Abinash Nayak Project
7 MM1810P0035 Apoorv Sobti Project
8 MM1810P0054 Kotha Satya Tejaswi Project
9 MM1810P0077 Subhra Kanti De Project (NHTRA)


List of candidates selected for Provisional Admission to M.S.+Ph.D. Programme (Jan-May 2019 Semester)

SNo. Application No. Name of the Candidate Scheme
1 MM1810D0012 Haripriya T P HTRA
2 MM1804D0003 Kuruva Harish Project



MS/PhD Admissions – January 2019

List of candidates shortlisted for the written exam on November 29th, 2018 for admission into MS/PhD program in January 2019

For  Regular PhD click here : List_of_candidates_for_RPhD_written_test

For Direct PhD click here: List_of_candidates_for_DPhD_written_test

For MS click here : List_of_candidates_for_MS_written_test


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 –

Please direct any queries to the MME Dept. Office

Date November 29,  2018, Thursday
Venue Class Room Complex (CRC) , Room No 201
Time  Reporting by 8:30 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 Regular and direct PhD (only HTRA) 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

MS/PhD admissions

The next round of MS/PhD admissions, written test and interview, will be held on November 29 (Thursday) and 30 (Friday). This is for admission in January 2019, through the anytime admission mode. The cut-off date for applications is October 31 (Wednesday). More information regarding the application process can be accessed at 

Please note that this round of applications is under the anytime admissions mode, for candidates ready to join in January 2019.

International Symposium for Research Scholars (ISRS)

isrs-lgThe Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (MME), IIT Madras in association with IIM Chennai Chapter, has been organising the biennial symposia, National Symposium for Research Scholars (NSRS), on Materials Science and Engineering, since 1996, at the national level. This was later transformed into International Symposium for Research Scholars (ISRS) since 2004. This year’s symposium, ISRS-2016, is the seventh in the series of international symposia and will be held from 21-23 Dec 2016 at IIT Madras. ISRS is devoted solely to research scholars (MS & PhD students) so that they can interact with their peers from all over the world and exchange research ideas, which can help in improving their quality of research, analytical and presentation skills.