The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Jodhpur in Rajasthan have announced three joint academic programmes; Masters in Medical Technologies, Masters-PhD double degree and PhD Applications for the July session of the courses. Applications could be submitted online till May 31 with a fee of Rs 1,000. The fee for scheduled category and differently-abled applicants is Rs 500.
For admission to Masters / Masters-PhD, applicants should have passed MBBS / BDS courses with a minimum of 55% marks. For Scheduled and differently-abled candidates, the cut-off is 50%. Those having a four-year Engineering / Science / Pharmacy / Agriculture / Veterinary Science degree with at least 60% marks can also apply. Scheduled and differently-abled candidates need only 55% marks. An equivalent grade point average also would be considered.
Meanwhile, candidates with at least 55% marks in MS / MD / DNB after a bachelor’s degree are eligible to pursue PhD. The cut-off is 50% for Scheduled and differently-abled applicants. In Engineering / Science / Pharmacy and Agricultural Sciences, a Masters’ degree with a minimum of 60% marks is mandatory. A grade point average of 6/10 would also be considered. At the same time, Scheduled and differently-abled applicants require 55% marks only. MVSc, MDS, MPT or MOT with 55% marks is another qualification to pursue PhD at these prestigious institutions. The requirement is 50% marks for Scheduled and differently-abled categories.
All students are eligible for a stipend, subject to certain conditions and reservations based on Central government rules would be applicable in the admission process. More details are available on the websites.
The IIT Jodhpur has also invited applications for the MSc Digital Humanities course and the qualification is a minimum of 60% marks in a Humanities or Basic / Social Science degree course. The last date to apply is May 10.
The contact address is Office of Academics, Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur – 342011. Phone: 0291 – 2801202; email: firstname.lastname@example.org Websites: https://iitj.ac.in, www.aiimsjodhpur.edu.in.