Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad will be the cradle for inventions and innovations. It will advance knowledge and scholarship to students in science, technology and liberal arts, and equip them to handle the challenges of the nation and the world in 21st century.


To be recognized as ideators and leaders in higher education and research, and to develop human power with creativity, technology and passion for the betterment of India and humankind.

About PhD Admissions:

The PhD programmes offered in various disciplines and streams by different departments of the institute are based on written test and interview.

Direct PhD Admission for Meritorious Students from Centrally Funded Institutions

To fill the application online please read Instructions To Fill Application

  • Applications are invited for admission into Direct PhD exclusively from CFIs (IITs, NITs, IISc & IISERs)
  • Meritorious B.Tech / B.Des/M.Sc students (for science depts.) scored 9 CGPA and above in the graduation are the minimum eligibility criteria to apply.
  • The selected scholars are eligible to get the fellowship for 4 years ( Rs.40000 for I & II year and Rs.45000 for III & IV year)