Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi
PhD Admissions, May 2017 - Shortlisting Criteria for Interviews
1st May 2017
PhD (Full Time)
Qualifying Degree Category Cut-off (%) Cut-off (GPA
10 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
9 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
8 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
5 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
4 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
3 PT)
GATE
MTECH/ME/MS (CFTI) GEN 67 7.45 6.71 5.96 3.73 2.98 2.23 N/A
OBC 67 7.45 6.71 5.96 3.73 2.98 2.23 N/A
SC/ST/PH 62 6.95 6.25 5.56 3.48 2.78 2.08 N/A
MTECH/ME/MS (non-CFTI) GEN 76 8.35 7.51 6.68 4.17 3.34 2.50 N/A
OBC 76 8.35 7.51 6.68 4.17 3.34 2.50 N/A
SC/ST/PH 71 7.85 7.06 6.28 3.92 3.14 2.35 N/A
BTECH/BE/MCA/MSc (CFTI)  GEN 70 7.75 6.98 6.20 3.88 3.10 2.32 N/A
OBC 70 7.75 6.98 6.20 3.88 3.10 2.32 N/A
SC/ST/PH 65 7.25 6.53 5.80 3.62 2.90 2.17 N/A
BTECH/BE/MCA/MSc
(non-CFTI, CSIR JRF/DST-INSPIRE/UGC NET)
GEN 72.5 8.00 7.20 6.40 4.00 3.20 2.40 N/A
OBC 72.5 8.00 7.20 6.40 4.00 3.20 2.40 N/A
SC/ST/PH 67.5 7.50 6.75 6.00 3.75 3.00 2.25 N/A
BTECH/BE/MCA/MSc
(non-CFTI, other)
GEN 72.5 8.00 7.20 6.40 4.00 3.20 2.40 790
OBC 72.5 8.00 7.20 6.40 4.00 3.20 2.40 711
SC/ST/PH 67.5 7.50 6.75 6.00 3.75 3.00 2.25 550
List of CFTIs (Centrally Funded Technical Insitutions): IITs (16), IIMs (13), IISc, IISER (5), NITs (30), IIITs (4 - Allahabad, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Kancheepuram), NITTTRs (4), and 9 others (SPA, ISMU, NERIST, SLIET, NITIE & NIFFT, CIT) [http://mhrd.gov.in/technical-education-1]
PhD (Part Time)
Qualifying Degree Category Cut-off (%) Cut-off (GPA
10 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
9 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
8 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
5 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
4 PT)
Cut-off (GPA
3 PT)
GATE
MTECH/ME/MS GEN 74 8.15 7.34 6.52 4.08 3.26 2.44 N/A
OBC 74 8.15 7.34 6.52 4.08 3.26 2.44 N/A
SC/ST/PH 69 7.65 6.89 6.12 3.83 3.06 2.29 N/A
BTECH/MCA/MSc GEN 78 8.55 7.70 6.84 4.28 3.42 2.56 N/A
OBC 78 8.55 7.70 6.84 4.28 3.42 2.56 N/A
SC/ST/PH 73 8.05 7.25 6.44 4.03 3.22 2.42 N/A
2 years experience is necessary for Part-time candidates.
Interviews for CSE Dept. PhD admissions will be held on 15th, 16th and 17th May 2017. Candidates meeting the shortlisting criteria are required to report to the IIT Delhi CSE Department Office in Bharti building (Block IIA) Room 501 (4th floor) at 07:45 hours on the respective day. Directions on how to reach are available here.

The approximate format will be:
1. Online test from 08:00 to 10:00 hours.
2. First round interviews between 10:00 to 13:30 hours.
3. Second round interviews (for candidates selected in the 1st round) from 15:00 to 19:00 hours.
The test and the interview would be held on the same day for each candidate.
Your interview date is as per the following table:
Date for written test/interview Starting Appln. No Ending Appln. No.
15th May 2017 21 3783
16th May 2017 3799 17010
17th May 2017 17130 27845
Candidates coming for Test / Interview for admission to the various programmes in the Institute will be provided accommodation in the Hostels on sharing basis on payment of Rs. 230/- per day (lodging & boarding) as detailed below.  The bedding is not provided and the candidates have to make their own arrangement for bedding. The Payment  shall be made by way of Demand Draft drawn in favour of:
Deans Discretionary Fund, IIT Delhi, Shivalik Hostel    FOR BOYS
Deans Discretionary Fund, IIT Delhi, Kailash Hostel    FOR GIRLS