What questions will be asked in a PhD interview?

Top 10 PhD Interview Questions

  • Tell us about yourself.
  • Why do you want to do a PhD?
  • Why are you interested in this program?
  • What experience makes you a good candidate?
  • How did you develop this proposal?
  • What difficulties would you expect to encounter during this project?
  • What are your strengths and weaknesses?

What is the average IQ of a PhD?

about 125
The average IQ of PhD/MD degree recipients is about 125, which is higher than 95 percent of the general population.

When is the interview for PhD in IIT Bombay?

I got a call for PhD Test & Interview on around 26 th April and Interview was scheduled on 18 th May so there was enough time for me to revise my topics. On 18 th May, sharp at 9:15 a.m. orientation started and around 9:45 exam started for 2 hours.

What kind of questions are asked at a PhD interview?

Questions asked at PhD interviews mostly group under two categories: a technical round, where all the technical skills that one has adopted throughout bachelors/masters/combined would be put to test.

How often do you get interview at IIT Madras?

I interviewed at IIT Madras Interview process may vary from department to department and year to year. Selection procedure may include either or both written test and interviews. Some departments even ask for project proposals to check one’s grip over the subject. Interviews happen twice every year.

What was the advance test of IIT Bombay?

Same day around 4 p.m. advance test started which was totally subjective test and 7 questions from every gate subject like Algorithms, Compiler, Networks, TOC, Machine Learning etc. were asked. We had to solve any 2 from the given questions and this was a bit difficult than the previous one.