Department of Chemistry at IIT Indore offers Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree in Chemistry where
students require completion of one or two semesters of course work and a thesis defence on
original research under the direct supervision of at least one faculty member from our department. Students enrolled in Ph.D program
usually choose the thesis advisor during the first semester depending upon their research interests.
The department offers
a variety of research areas in chemistry which includes organic synthesis, asymmetric sysntheis, organic electronics, supramolecular chemistry,
natural product chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, transition metal chemistry, organomettalic, nanoscience, polymers, biomimetic materials,
self assemblies, photophysics, florescence spectroscopy, single molecule florescence imaging, computational and theoretical chemistry.
For more information please browse webpages of individual faculty members to know more about their current research interests.
We welcome all prospective students who wish to apply for Ph.D. programme in Chemistry at IIT Indore to
check following link for more details regarding the admission process. Ph.D. Admission process.
The candidate must satisfy any one of the following criteria.
M.Phil. degree in relevant branch of science with good academic background.
An academically good Masters degree in a Science\Engineering\ Technology subject
with CSIR-JRF or UGC-JRF or a valid GATE score.
An academically good B.Tech. from an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).
An academically good B.Tech. from any institute or university with a valid GATE
Applicants with equivalent foreign degrees, at Bachelors or Masters level, will also be
Courses of Study for Ph.D.