MSc-PhD Admissions 2018

Welcome to the Admissions page for MSc-PhD programme of the Department of Energy Science and Engineering at IIT Bombay.
Update The second list of Admission offers were sent to the candidates via email on 14th June 2018.
Important!!! Admission offers will be directly sent to the candidates via email from the academic section. Please do not contact us regarding the same. Depending on the number of offers accepted, candidates in the waiting list will be offered admission in the subsequent lists.
The details of Fee Structure for 2018 is available here: Fee Structure
More details related to the Department and programme can be found at:
The admission to this programme will be through separate application and interview process for candidates who have appeared in JAM 2018 in papers CY/MA/PH. Please note that there will be no additional application fee for this process.
Please check back this page for regular updates about the application and interview process.
You can also stay tuned to our Facebook admissions forum on the Department Facebook page by visting this link
Please check back this page for regular updates about the application and interview process.
Online Application is Now Closed


Important dates for the admission process:
►         Online application portal open             : 12th April 2018 to 25th April 2018
►        Shortlisted candidates list displayed        : 28th April 2018  (Email & SMS sent)
►         Interviews                                                 : 16th and 17th May 2018
►         Declaration of first admission list              : 28th May 2018
►         Declaration of second admission list        : 14th June 2018
►         Declaration of third admission list             : 26th June 2018
Minimum Eligibility criteria for admission to the MSc–PhD dual degree programme in Energy
The candidate must have Bachelor’s degree in Science (B. Sc. or equivalent) of minimum three years duration, with any one of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters and any one of the remaining two subjects for at least one year/ two semesters with the following minimum aggregate:
a.    55% or CPI 5.5/10 for GN and OBC-NC
b.    50% or CPI 5.0/10 for SC/ST
The intake to this programme is through JAM followed by interview conducted by Department of Energy Science and Engineering. A JAM score cut-off (in CY/PH/MA) will be announced based on which students will be shortlisted. Candidates will be intimated via email regarding the interview schedule.
Details about the interview process
*         The interview of the candidates will be held by different panels comprising of 2 or more faculty.
*         The overall structure of the interview will be as follows, however, there may also be additional questions.
o   The interview will begin with a general personal introduction by the candidate.
o   This will be followed by questions from the panellists on subject or topic of interest of the candidate.
o   There will also be brief questions about your prior project/research, if any, and your future research interests.
o   The candidates are welcome to clarify their doubts/questions regarding the program during the interview.