Indian Institute of Teacher Education A State Public University established by Govt. of Gujarat
Institution Name Department of Education, Center of Education
Course Name Doctor of Philosophy in education

Ph.D. (Education)

Being a university dedicated to generation of knowledge, IITE offers research programmes like Ph.D. and encourage research in the field of Education. The IITE has to comply with UGC guideline 2009, in addition with ordinance for PhD work of the university. The students has to appear for entrance test following with viva and presentation of their research proposals which is to be evaluate by subject experts and RDC members for concern research work.


Junior Research Fellowship


Indian Institute of Teacher Education, Gandhinagar (IITE) hereby invites proposal for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) leading to Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) under its Ph.D./M.Phil. Programmes being offered; the objective of this fellowship is to provide opportunity to NET-GSLET-GSET-JRF qualified candidates to undertake advance studies and research in the fields of Education leading to Ph.D./M.Phil.  Degree in Education

Fellowship: Rs. 25000/- per month.


The Fellowship assistance will be normally for a period of three years and extendable up to four years. It shall be Junior Research Fellowship for the first 18 months for Ph.D./M.Phil. Scholars and Senior Research Fellowship for the next 18 months for Ph.D. Scholars


The Fellowship shall be open for all Ph.D./M.Phil. Scholars of the University subject to the following eligibility criteria.The candidate must be admitted in full time (Regular) Ph.D./M.Phil. Programmes at the UniversityThe candidate should not be receiving any grant or research assistance by whatever name called from any other source including UGC.The candidate should not be engaged in any part-time or full time employment of any nature during the entire tenure of Fellowship.The candidate must be present full time at the University during the period of the fellowship.Candidates who are UGC-NET and/or GSLET/GSET qualified can apply for JRF/SRF.


  • Rs.10,000/- (per semester)
Admission period June
Duration Full Time - 3 Years(Minimum 6 Terms) Part Time - 4 Years(Minimum 8 Terms)
Prerequisites Master Degree in Education(M.Ed.) or B.Ed and M.A. in Education or its equivalent from rec. University
Schedule/Timing As instructed by the research supervisors.
Intake To be declared at the time of admission.
Co-Requisites Entrance Test of IITE or NET/JRF/GSET/M.Phil. passed
Admission Closed