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IIT Madras, India’s Leading Educational Institution, Calls for Applications from ASEAN Countries for Fully Funded PhD


IIT Madras is internationally recognized for the quality and diversity of its research which is nourished by various academic programs managed by its 16 departments and sponsored programs. It houses around one hundred laboratories of excellence, 37 “Centers of excellence” and india the first university research park – the IITM Research Park – to provide cutting-edge research facilities to students. The QS World University Rankings 2020 placed IIT Madras among the top 50 institutions in Asia and among the world’s top 100 institutes in engineering and technology,

With an internationally renowned faculty, a brilliant student community and a global alumni network, IIT Madras seeks to attract the best students from diverse backgrounds and provide them with a great educational experience. The institute has collaborations with 250 foreign universities and also offers 18 joint doctoral programs with internationally renowned partner universities, which has given the campus a distinct multicultural flavor.

The institute is residential and has nearly 10,000 students, including nearly 3,000 researchers. The autonomous and pollution-free campus is located in the heart of the bustle Chennai. Carved out of 632 acres of woodland, it is a leafy retreat that is home to many endangered species of flora and fauna and a beautiful lake. Campus life for students is never boring with various student clubs and activities, and access to the best sports facilities.

Highlighting the unique opportunities available to researchers at IIT Madras, Professor Preeti Aghalayam, Advisor, DIA, IITM, said: “IIT Madras, with its world-class research infrastructure, focus on interdisciplinary work and its body inspiring faculty, is a destination for doctoral students from ASEAN countries. We are delighted to have the opportunity to welcome you to our beautiful campus! “

Applications for the DIA are ongoing and close on March 31, 2021.

For more information visit:

M / s. Deepa maria alexandre
Manager – International University Programs
Global Engagement Office
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
[email protected]
Phone: + 91-44-22574928


SOURCE Indian Institute of Technology, Madras


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