Visvesvaraya PhD scheme for Electronics and IT

About Visvesvaraya PhD:

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India initiated “Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme for Electronics and IT” with an objective to enhance the number of PhDs in Electronics System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM) and IT/IT Enabled Services (IT/ITES) sectors in the country.

  • Full Time PhD Candidates:

. Financial support provided to each Full-Time PhD candidate is as mentioned below

    • Fellowship: Rs. 31,500/- per month (I & II year); Rs. 35,000/-(III to V year);
    • Annual Contingency Grant support of Rs. 30,000/- per year for consumables etc.
    • Any individual Full-Time PhD candidate would be eligible to avail the support for attending a maximum of 2 conferences under this scheme.
  • Part Time PhD Candidates:

Financial support provided to each Part-Time PhD candidate is as mentioned below

-One-time incentive of Rs. 2,50,000/- would be provided to Part Time PhD candidates on successful completion of the PhD.


List of Ph.D. Candidates Admitted under

Visvesvaraya Ph.D. scheme for Electronics and IT,

Academic Year: 2015-16

Sr. No. Candidate’s Name Category Area of Research Research Topic Date of Joining
1 Vandana Chetan Bavkar Full Time ESDM Blood Glucose Monitoring by

Non Invasive methods

2 Mrs. Mugdha A. Kango Part Time ESDM Design and Development of Microstrip Antenna for Wireless Applications 09/10/2015
3 Manisha Mayur Kasar Full Time IT/ITES Multiview Face Recognition System 09/10/2015
4 Sandip Shripati Thite Part Time IT/ITES Wireless Sensor Network based Intelligent Water Management System 09/10/2015