Applications for the 2018 PhD Program are now open!

You can apply at

We are looking for PhD candidates in the areas of

  • Networked autonomous intelligent robots
  • CPS for transportation/mobility, e.g. IoT-based, multi-scale mobility sensing, modeling and prediction; Multi-scale traffic flow estimation and control; Integrated mobility, air quality, energy, and health modeling; Nexus of machine learning and behavioral travel modeling; CPS for multi-modal public transit systems; Emerging mobility systems

For more information, please have a look at our research areas as well as research projects.

B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent degree in any branch of Engineering or
Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or
M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Physics/ Mathematics/ Electronics/ Statistics/ Computer Science or
Graduates of 4-year Bachelor of Science programmes

Gate Requirement

A valid GATE score is desirable but not necessary for applicants with:

  1. Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology
  2. B.E./B.Tech from centrally funded technical institutions with a minimum CGPA of 8.5/10 or its equivalent either of seventh semester or at the end of eighth semester

All other applicants have to provide a valid GATE score.

Application Process

  1. Online application at before 26 March 2018
    1. Click Apply online
    2. Select Apply to PG Programme
    3. Register for Admissions
    4. Log in after registration and select Research Programme (PhD)
    5. Complete Personal Details to access the second page (Preference of Department(s))
    6. Select Interdisciplinary Program – Cyber Physical Systems as Department Preference
    7. Enter Details of Qualification
    8. Enter National Entry Test Details
    9. Pay the Application Fees
  2. Interview on 19 and 20 May 2018
  3. Selection of PhD candidates by the mid June 2018
  4. Start of the PhD Program on 1 August 2018