Department offers the following academic programmes.

Integrated MSc

Addmission through Nationwise IIT-JEE entrance examination. Duration of the course is five years.


MSc-PhD Dual Degree

Addmission through Nationwise JAM examination. A student admitted to a M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree program will be allowed to enroll for Ph.D. provided he/she has certain minimum CGPA at the end of the fourth semester; otherwise he/she will have to leave with a M.Sc. degree. A student may also on his/her own, decide not to continue with the Ph.D. program and leave with an M.Sc. degree after the end of the fourth semester.


PhD Programmes

Admission is done through the admission test and interview conducted by the Department.  Minumum requirement for the candidate is CSIR/UGC qualified or a valid GATE score. Applications are to be submitted as per the instructions given in the Institute website.

Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Admissions for post-doctoral fellowship are done round the year. Candidates with PhD degree can apply for IIT-KGP Post-Doctoral Fellowships by following the instructions given in the Institute website. Candidates may visit the department faculty homepages and contact them directly for more information about the open positions. List of faculty members can be found here.