FORMAT OF APPLICATION FORM
INTERNATIONAL MASTER’S COURSE / P.G. DIPLOMA IN HYDROLOGY
Department of Hydrology, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee
(Sponsored by the Govt. of India / UNESCO)
37th Course: July, 2008 to June, 2009/2010
(Starting July16, 2008 and ending on July15, 2009 for P.G. Diploma and July15, 2010 for M.Tech.)
IMPORTANT (Applicants may please ensure that he/she possesses the necessary eligibility for which criteria are given at the end of the application).
An advance copy of the completed application along with academic transcripts (in English) be directly sent to Professor and Head, Department of Hydrology, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee -247 667 (India) preferably before June 15, 2008. (May 15, 2008 for WMO and UNESCO sponsored candidates)
1. Full name: in block letters (underline surname)
2. Nationality: (any change in nationality may be indicated with period)
3. Date and place of birth
4. Parentage (your country of origin)
5. Present address (correspondence address)
6. Permanent address (with Fax / E-mail)
7. Passport number, date and place of issue and validity (for foreign candidates only)
8. Dates and place of previous stay in India (for foreign candidates only)
10. Expected duration of stay
11. Places to be visited
12. The name of Indian Mission abroad where visa will be applied (for foreigners only)
13. Source of funding and terms and conditions of funding
14. Whether accompanied by spouse/department. If so give particulars
15. Qualifications (starting from the highest degree)
a. Name of examination passed
b. Year of passing
c. Name of the university / institute (with address)
d. Division and percentage of marks / grades (in case of Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA)
equivalent percentage must be given)
16. Professional (work) experience (starting from the recent one)
17. Preference of specialization desired (surface water / ground water / watershed management)
18. Knowledge of English language (read/write/speak)
(Certificate for level of proficiency attained be submitted)
19. Appeared in GRE or equivalent examination (if yes, give details)
20. Official address with FAX number
21. Emergency address
i . Two recent passport size photographs with name written at their back.
ii. A Certificate of Health indicating applicant’s general fitness to be issued by a physician of the Official Health Services.
iii. Copies of academic transcripts giving the proof of aggregate percentage of marks/CGPA obtained attach attested copies in (English version). For M.Sc. degree holder, a certificate/marksheet indicating the subjects offered in the B.Sc. course must be attached.
iv. Candidate should submit on a separate sheet the work experience record in chronological order.
v. SC/ST Certificate (applicable to Indian candidates only).
Candidates with the following academic qualifications and experience are eligible to apply for admission to M.Tech programme/P.G. Diploma in Hydrology:
(a). (i) Bachelor's degree in Civil/Mechanical/Agricultural Engineering/ Hydrology or its equivalent qualification, OR
M.Sc./M.Tech. (Master's) degree in Chemistry/Geology/Geophysics
M.Sc. (Master's) Degree in Statistics with Physics or Mathematics at B.Sc. (Bachelor's) level. OR
M.Sc. (Master's) Degree in Mathematics with Physics at B.Sc. (Bachelor's) or its equivalent level.
(ii) A.M.I.E. candidates with B.Sc. or Engineering diploma qualifications, who have completed Sections A and B examinations of the Institution of Engineers (India) and have been elected as A.M.I.E. (Civil or Mechanical) and have at least 3 years research or teaching or other professional experience in responsible capacities may also be admitted after such applicants have passed a prescribed written/oral test.
(iii) For admission to the Watershed Management option of the P.G. Diploma, candidates with M.Sc. (Master's) Degree in Soil Science or Two Years Diploma in Forestry after B.Sc. (Bachelor's) with Physics and Mathematics in the B.Sc. (Bachelor's) course are also eligible.
(b). For full time sponsored/ nominated candidates only:
(i). Candidates seeking admission to M.Tech. Hydrology and who possess the required qualification (s) stated above must have at least 60% aggregate marks or 6.75 CGPA on a 10 points scale at the qualifying degree level. For the Indian candidates belonging to SC/ST category, the qualifying percentage is 55 percent or 6.25 CGPA on a 10-point scale. The SC/ST category candidates must submit, the requisite certificate alongwith the application / or at the time of counseling (for GATE qualified / fresh candidates) from a competent authority as recognized by the IIT Roorkee. Part-Time sponsored candidates can also be admitted in accordance with the prevailing regulations/rules of I.I.T. Roorkee.
(ii). The full time sponsored candidates must have a minimum of two years of work experience in responsible capacity in a Registered Firm/Company/Industry/Education
(iii). Sponsored candidates must submit the sponsorship certificate duly signed by the Head of the Institution/Organisation on the prescribed proforma at the time of counseling. A few Indian candidates may also be admitted under QIP, Early Faculty Induction Programme (EFIP) of AICTE and Defence Research & development Organisation (DRDO) Schemes, for which admission procedure is separate and for further details, Assistant Registrar (Academic), Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee – 247 667 may be contacted.
(c). Admissions, studentships and related matters are governed by the IIT Roorkee ordinances/regulations/rules
(d). More details of the course and institute charges can be downloaded from the IIT Roorkee website (http://www.iitr.ac.in/acads