PhD in Metallurgical & Material Engineering


PhD in Metallurgical & Material Engineering is a broad discipline which emphasizes strong materials engineering fundamentals ranging from the extracting of metals and minerals from ores, to the production of steel, development and fabrication of alloys, pure metals and other materials. This program is basically designed for the working professionals where they get exposed to the most advanced science and engineering principles necessary for understanding the properties and processing of materials. Student’s potential gets broadened through this program enhancing technical versatility. The sole aim of this programme is to cater to the largest demands of the industry by providing valuable industrial experience and imparting cutting edge knowledge to the students.

Eligibility criteria:

Students who have completed their graduate study and master’s degree in relevant discipline with at least 60% marks in aggregate are eligible for this degree. For admission to this course, students have to go through the entrance exam conducted by various universities, followed by GD and interview.

Course duration:

The duration of the course is not fixed. It depends on the thesis or dissertation. Once the thesis or dissertation gets approved, the course gets completed.

Job prospects:

This course offers tremendous opportunities to the researchers who wish to pursue a career in the mineral industry. Many qualified graduate students are also work as research assistants to assist the faculty members in the completion of various research projects.

Best places to pursue in India:

•    IIT Bombay
•    National Institute of Technology Karnataka
•    IIT Kharagpur
•    IIT Kanpur
•    IIT Roorkee



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5 Responses to “PhD in Metallurgical & Material Engineering”

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    Sandeep Panwar:

    I am pursuing M.Tech. in Polymer Technology from SLIET Longowal (P.B.). Before M.Tech., I have complete M.Sc. in Polymer Science & Chemical Tech. from CCS University Meerut (U.P.) in 2009. Now , Can i join your department as a Ph.D. scholar.

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    Graduted in 1969in Mech.Engg.from REC Durgapur
    At present Director M N Dastur&CO(P)Ltd. Involved with Iron Making of Integrated Steel Plant since 1969.
    Interested to carry out Research work in Iron Making area

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    mohamed farag attya shabaan:

    I am metallurgical 7 minig engineer ,working in field of metal forming and advanced material processing ,now I have a projev=ct in advanced eelctrical steel gras=des for power saving and reduce power losses ,I need to join PHD program in same field or near area of research
    please I need your kind help to get my chance and complete my study.

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    madhu sudan reddy:

    i have completed my mtech in manufacturing science & engg..i am interested to phd in any iit’s area of interest is metallurgy &material sciences ..please help me how to get into phds

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    please can i be working and get job in your country?