Ph.D Scheme

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India initiated “Visvesvaraya Ph.D Scheme for Electronics and IT” with an objective to enhance the number of Ph.Ds in Electronics System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM) and IT/IT Enabled Services (IT/ITES) sectors in the country.

Full Time Ph.D Candidates:

Financial support provided to each Full-Time Ph.D candidate is as mentioned below

  • Fellowship: Rs. 31,500/- per month (I & II year); Rs. 35,000/-(III to V year);
  • Annual Contingency Grant support of Rs. 30,000/- per year for consumables etc.
  • Any individual Full-Time Ph.D candidate would be eligible to avail the support for attending a maximum of 2 conferences under this scheme.

Part Time Ph.D Candidates:

Financial support provided to each Part-Time Ph.D candidate is as mentioned below

  • One-time incentive of Rs. 2,50,000/- would be provided to Part Time Ph.D candidates on successful completion of the Ph.D.

 List of Ph.D. Candidates Admitted under Visvesvaraya Ph.D. scheme for Electronics and IT

Academic Year : 2015-16

Sr. No. Candidate’s Name Category Area of Research Research Topic Date of Joining
1 Vandana Chetan Bavkar Full Time ESDM Blood Glucose Monitoring by 09/10/2015
Non Invasive methods
2 Mrs. Mugdha A. Kango Part Time ESDM Design and Development of Microstrip Antenna for Wireless Applications 09/10/2015
3 Manisha Mayur Kasar Full Time IT/ITES Multiview Face Recognition System 09/10/2015
4 Sandip Shripati Thite Part Time IT/ITES Wireless Sensor Network based Intelligent Water Management System 09/10/2015