Admission Announcements

Faculty Information Slides – Click here

SAFE App login procedure – click here

Standard Operating Procedure for Online Exam – click here

Open House - 25-Apr-2021 Recording ( Password - qFdVdpt3 ) – click here

List of Candidates Shortisted for Interviews – click here

  • Interview Schedule

    1. Aerodynamics click here

    2. Dynamics and Control click here

    3. Structures click here

    4. Propulsion click here

  • Aerodynamics: Round 2 Interview Schedule - click here

  • Structures: Round 2 Interview Schedule - click here

  • Dynamics and Control: Round 2 Interview Schedule - click here

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    Admission Procedure Outline:

    The Ph.D. admission procedure is divided into the following stages:

    1. Preparatory stage (25th – 27th April.):
      1. Open-house session
      2. Review of information
      3. Selection of specialization (from Aerodynamics, Dynamics and Control, Propulsion, Structures) based on research interest
      4. Arrangement and installation of necessary tools for the test.
      5. Mandatory Mock test
    2. Online Written Test (29th April.):
      • 1.5 hours exam
      • 15 marks for language and math.
      • 15 marks for specialization specific questions
      • Results to be announced by 4thh May on Aerospace department website.
    3. Interview (10th – 14th May.):
      1. 15-20 minute long panel interviews of the candidates shortlisted after the test.
      2. Results to be declared by the academic office by early June.

    Action Items for the Applicants:

    1. Attend the open-house session after going through this document (25th April, 3:00 – 4:00 pm)
      Meeting Details: Link
      Meeting number (access code): 184 476 6911
    2. Meeting password: kJxiJsEs533

    1. Study the faculty information slides and select up to 3 faculties whose work aligns well with your research interest. You also need to select the specialization based on the specialization of the faculties of your interest. Your online exam and the interviews will be based on the specialization you select. If your interests are cross-disciplinary, select the specialization closest to your liking and go through the procedure. You may be considered for an interview in the other specialization panel if found fit.
      The specializations are: Aerodynamics, Dynamics and Control, Propulsion, Structures.
      You are required to fill the Interest Form indicating your specialization and faculty choices by 27th April. 23:59.

    1. There will be a mandatory Mock Test a week before the actual test to get familiar with the online exam setup. You can join either one of the following 2 slots: 26th / 27th April (3:00 – 4:00 PM). Not participating in the mock test will automatically disqualify you from the admission process.
    1. You will need to install the SAFE App on your Android or iOS phone and follow the steps mentioned in the “SAFE Login Procedure” on the department website. Use your Department Registration Number (example: “RAE20211XXXX”) as your “Roll Number”. You may also go through the following youtube channel for more information on SAFE.
      https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-bZp8Qhr-SYTlD9SGsxGzmONXx9AzUdl
    1. Study the Standard Operating Procedure available on the aerospace department website for the online exam and make necessary arrangements before the Mock test (arrange for two devices, install the necessary applications in both, identify an appropriate spot for the exam).
    2. Register for your selected specialization on the SAFE App using the registration code which will be shared on 28th April, and download the test on the App two hours before the test on 29th. Appear for the online exam for your selected specialization following the guidelines. Any attempt to use unfair practices at any stage will lead to disqualification from the admission process.
    3. Candidates shortlisted after the test will appear for the interviews by the panel from the selected specialization. The interview time will be allocated and communicated after the shortlisting.

     

    Refer the following detailed list of action items along with the timeline:

    Action Checklist:

     

    Action

    Date / Deadline

    1

    Attend Open house
    Meeting Details: Link
    Meeting number (access code): 184 476 6911

    Meeting password: kJxiJsEs533

    25th April
    (3:00 – 4:00 pm)

    2

    Install SAFE App on your Android or iOS phone and and follow the steps mentioned in the “SAFE Login Procedure” on the department website.

    Use the same email address as the one provided during application in the SAFE app.

    Use your Department Registration Number (example: “RAE20211XXXX”) as your “Roll Number”.

    By 26th April
    Noon

    3

    Register for “AE MOCK” course using the registration code “8KCMRKKI

    By 26th April

    4

    Study the Standard Operating Procedure for the online exam and make necessary arrangements (arrange for two devices, install the necessary applications in both, identify appropriate spot for the exam). The Standard Operating Procedure will be available on the aerospace department website by 10th April.

    By 26th April

    5

    Participate in the mandatory Mock Test in any one of the offered slots
    Please check your email on 25th-April for the meeting link details.

    26th/27th April., 3:00 – 4:00 PM

    6

    Submit the Interest Form indicating your specialization and faculty choices. (Use the same email address as the one provided in the application)

    By 27th April, 11:59 PM

    7

    Register for your selected specialization using the registration code (to be shared by Noon, 28h April.)

    28th April.
    11:59 PM

    8

    Download the test/quiz on the SAFE App
    (if that has not happened automatically until then)

    29th April, 4:00 PM

    9

    Appear for the online test.
    (Login to the meeting link and the SAFE App)
    (Exam passcode will be shared 15 minutes before the exam via video conferencing.)

    29th April
    5:00 – 8:00 PM

    10

    Check the department website for the list of shortlisted candidates from the online test and the assigned time slots for the round 1 interviews

    4th May

    11

    Submit “Research Interest and Statement of Purpose” form.
    (Use the same email address as the one provided in the application)

    By 9th May
    11:59 PM

    12

    Submit the online test screen recording video for verification.

    By 9th May
    11:59 PM

    13

    Appear for the interview based on the assigned time slots

    10th – 14th May

    14

    Check IIT Bombay website/email for any communication

    Early June