PhD Programmes

ICFOSS announces Admission to PhD Program for the year 2024

ICFOSS is inviting applications from qualified candidates with Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for the Ph.D. program (full-time) for April 2024 Admission

Candidates are requested to apply online and a hard copy of the same application should be send to ICFOSS along with biodata/certificate copy/ transaction details etc. through registered post.

Start of online Application Process

17th April, 2024 [U1]

Last date for submission of online application

4th May, 2024 – 04:00 PM

Last date of receiving Hardcopy at ICFOSS

9th May 2024


Research opportunities are available in the following areas

  1. Computer Science ( Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning/ Data Science)

  2. Computational Linguistics

  3. Entrepreneurship and Management


  1. Applicants with Masters degree in Engineering/ Computer Applications/ Computer Science/ Computational Science/ Computational Linguistics/ Linguistics/ Data Science/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Electronics/ Management, with a minimum of 55% marks aggregate or equivalent grade (5.5 CGPA on 10-point scale).

  2. A relaxation of 5% of marks or equivalent grade may be allowed to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/PWD (as per the norms of the UGC from time to time).

  3. Candidates should have qualified Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) under CSIR/UGC- NET.

  4. Candidates need to apply within 3 year from the declaration of the fellowship result.

  5. CGPA or percentage of marks in aggregate (in case marks are awarded) of all years/semesters will be considered. If the CGPA is awarded on a scale other than a 10-pointscale, proportionate conversion to a 10-point scale will be considered.

  6. Candidates under OBC-NC,SC/ST and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) category are required to submit a copy of valid certificate, issued after 31st March, 2023, while submitting the application issued by a competent authority.

For more details please see the Information Brochure.

Eligible candidates may Apply Online

[U1] May be change