The IDP offers a Ph.D. programme in Educational Technology. The programme consists of coursework, projects and a dissertation. Please see the Research tab for research focus of the Educational Technology IDP.

The Eligibility Criteria for the Ph. D. Programme in Educational Technology are as follows.

First Class or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) , as specified in the General Eligibility Criterion, in the qualifying degree:

  1. M.Tech./M.E. or equivalent degree in any branch of Engineering    OR
    M.Des.    OR
    M.Phil. (2-year degree) in Social Sciences OR
    MBA

  2. M.A./M.Sc./M.Phil. (1 year) OR
    M.Ed. (with technology adoption and assessment studies)

For applicants with degrees in (ii) above, one of the following will be required in addition:

  • a valid GATE score (eligible for Institute TA/ RA)  OR
  • a valid CSIR/ UGC JRF (eligible for Institute TA/ RA)  OR
  • a valid UGC/CSIR Lectureship (eligible only for project positions)  OR
  • Two or more years of research experience in fields related to educational technology (eligible only for project positions)


Application Procedure for International Candidates
International candidates should visit the website of International Relations Office of IIT-Bombay for information regarding the opportunities available and the admission procedure.

We encourage international students interested in our PhD program to apply for the IIT Bombay institute TA fellowships. More details about this can be found here.


You can locate our office within the IITB Campus Map (Look at Square B4, #53)