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

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 Regulations 2018 and, in addition with IITE Ordinance for PhD 2019 of the university. The students has to appear for entrance test following with GDPA and presentation of their research proposals which is to be evaluate by subject experts and RDC members for concern research work.


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Mode of Admission :

Eligible candidates shall have to appear in i3T – Integrated Test for Teacher Trainee conducted by the Indian Institute of Teacher Education (IITE) as per schedule mentioned in the brochure. Admission will be given as per merit list prepared based on marks of i3T

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. 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.  Degree in Education

Fellowship: Rs. 31000/- 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. Scholars and Senior Research Fellowship for the next 18 months for Ph.D. Scholars


The Fellowship shall be open for all Ph.D. Scholars of the University subject to the following eligibility criteria.The candidate must be admitted in full time (Regular) Ph.D. 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.


Admission period June and January
Duration Full Time - 3 Years(Minimum 6 Terms) Part Time - 4 Years(Minimum 8 Terms)
Prerequisites Master degree or its equivalent in the subject of Education with at least 55% marks (or equivalent grade) of any University/Higher Learning Institution recognized by UGC and/or DEC, in the relevant discipline.
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 passed
Admission Closed