The National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, an Institute of National
Importance, offers through its departments, postgraduate programmes leading to the
award of the degrees of M.Tech. and Ph.D.
The Institute undertakes sponsored research and development projects from
various industrial and other organizations in public and private sectors. The Institute
encourages research in inter-disciplinary areas also, and provides opportunities for
such research programmes.
The National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra (NITK), formerly a
Regional Engineering College, was conferred the deemed university status on
26.6.2002, and declared an “Institute of national importance”, on 15.08.2007. The
Institute is now fully and directly funded by Central Government through the Ministry
of Human Resource Development.
Kurukshetra, located on Delhi-Ambala Section of Northern Railway at about
160 km. from Delhi, is one of the premier Institutes engaged in technical education
and research. It is the first Engineering Institute in the state of Haryana.
Kurukshetra is a place of great religious significance too, where Lord Krishna
is said to have delivered the divine message of Shrimad Bhagwad Gita.
Registration of full-time as well as part-time Ph.D. research scholars is open in
the Institute’s Engineering, Sciences, Humanities & Social Sciences Departments.
Note 1 – If applying on the form downloaded from the website, please attach a DD of Rs. 200/- in the name of the Director, NIT, Kurukshetra.
Note 2 – The applications for Ph.D. can be submitted from 1st May to 31 May, and from 1st November to 30th November all through.
For more info: http://www.nitkkr.ac.in