Ph.D. in Energy

The thrust areas of research are Biomass energy, Solar energy, Energy-Environment interface, Energy Conservation and Management, Energy Efficiency, Climate Responsive Buildings, Hydrogen Energy, Fuel Cell and Rural Hybrid Energy. The Department is well equipped with various instruments/experimental set up related to the research activities. A good number of International/National Journals related to Energy are also available in University library.

The department has received research support under Indo-UKIERI research collaboration. The Department has undertaken four International Collaborative research projects viz. (i) Indo-UK (ii) Indo-European (iii) Indo-Finland and (iv) Indo-Brazil with National partners in the field of bio-energy.


M. Sc. / M. E. / M. Tech. degree in Energy Technology / Energy Management / Energy related Engineering & Technology / Physics / Chemistry / Agriculture / Allied subjects.

Admission Procedure

Selection of candidates strictly done on merit based on performance in the Entrance Test followed by personal interview

Research Areas

Solar Energy, Energy conservation and Planning, Energy-Environment Interaction,  Biomass Energy, Bio-diesel, Energy modeling, Waste to Energy

  • University Scholarships

  • UGC Scholarships for SC/ST Students

  • Assistance from Sponsored Research Projects

Supervisor Prof D. C. Baruah

Biomass Energy, Energy Management and Mathematical Modeling and Farm Mechanisation

Prof D. Deka

Bio-fuels, Biomass Assessment, Bio-energy and Environment

Dr. R. Kataki Energy and Environment, Biomass energy
Dr. Biraj Kumar Kakati Fuel cell, Hydrogen Technology and Redox Flow Battery
Dr Nabin Sarmah

Solar Energy, Photovoltaic and Energy Systems