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PhD Admissions :
Department of Mechanical Engineering is looking for full time PhD scholars admission to first semester 2018-19 in the following areas 
  • Use of renewable energy options for process energy needs,
  • Ablative thermal protection systems for high temperature applications /
  • Li-ion battery-thermal management /
  • Additive manufacturing of metallic products,
  • Tribology,
  • Micro/Nano Machining,
  • Surface Engineering,
  • Characterization of various micro/nano coating materials and techniques,
  • Aerodynamics,
  • CFD,
  • Aerodynamic study of wind turbines,
  • Automotive Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning,
  • Heat Exchanger.

Feel free to visit Mechanical Engineering Department website for specific information click here

For Research in Mechanical engineering, please visit the Faculty webpages.
Scholarship/assistantship available: Full time Ph.D students admitted will be accommodated in one of the following fellowship schemes


  1. Institute Assistantship (Provided by BITS, Pilani) : Rs 25,000/- per month.
  2. Project position(s): Availability of fellowship in Sponsored Projects of faculty members: Amount depends on the sanctioning funding agency – Ranges between 10,000 to 25,000 p.m
  3. Students with their own merit scholarship (CSIR-UGC NET, DST Inspire… etc…)


For more details, please visit -


Admission Process - Admission Portal

·      Operational Details - Academic Research Division

·      Fee Structure - please browse for Hyderabad Campus PhD Program

·      PhD Programme Guidelines - please download


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