Through the unique PhD programme, the scholars are being encouraged to undertake cross disciplinary research in polymer science and technology. The State-of-the -Art infrastructure available at the centre, under the guidance of some of the leading figures in the domain , not only adds impetus to boost the scope and quality of research, but provides the necessary exposure and support for the scholars to explore their potential to the extremes, nurturing them to become the experts of tomorrow.

Minimum Eligibility Criteria:

*Master’s degree with a minimum CPI of 6.0 or 60% of marks in Engineering/Technology/Science/Design in a relevant area
* 4-year Bachelor’s degree with a minimum CPI of 7.0 or 70% of marks in Engineering/Technology
* A candidate with medical qualification viz., MBBS/BDS/MD/MS/BVSc/MVSc having 60% marks OR Masters in allied health care professional degrees having 60% marks in both bachelor degree and master degree is eligible for PhD program.
* A regular student of the Centre for Sustainable Polymers, IIT Guwahati who is continuing his/her MS(R) studies and having a minimum CPI of 8.0 at the end of second semester may be enrolled in the PhD program of the Centre in the beginning of his/her third semester of study. Such students can receive only PhD Degree.