Post-Graduate Student Status Programme (PGSSP)


Post-Graduate Student Status Programme (PGSSP)

IIIT-H will accept applications for PGSSP (Spring Session) starting November 14, 2015.

Last date for applying for PGSSP Spring 2016 is 16 December 2015

The PGSS Programme (PGSSP) provides an opportunity for professionals in the Hyderabad area to benefit from the advanced courses offered at the institute. The post-graduate status can be accorded to a professional on the basis of his or her academic and experience record. Once someone is awarded the PG status, he/she can take a maximum of two courses at the institute every semester. This provides him /her with the opportunity to acquire new knowledge in chosen areas without committing to a formal programme. The courses taken under the PGSSP scheme can count towards a formal degree from the institute, should the student join one of the full-time or part-time programmes subsequently.



The basic eligibility for applying to this programme is that he / she should be a resident of Hyderabad( to produce NOC certificate from employer so that a candidate can attend the classes in the office hours). The candidate has to attend the classes within week days ( Mon - Sat ). The classes for the courses selected will be conducted twice or thrice a week. Attendance for the classes is mandatory. The candidates should take minimum of one subject and maximum of two subjects in PGSSP.


Admission to the PGSSP is based on the academic and professional record of the applicants. Sample qualifications include: a Bachelors or Master's degree in Engineering, MCA, or a Masters degree in Science/Mathematics. Professionals with 1 or more years of experience in software design and development, may also apply.


Available Courses

PGSSP students are free to register for any course in the institute for which they satisfy the prerequisites. The recommended way is to contact the course instructor at the time of registration or before, to know the expectations and workload of the course involved. Time table for Monsoon 2015 will uploaded asap.


Important Dates

  • 14 November 2015:     Start date for online registration

  • 16 December 2015:     Last date for online registration

  • 16 December 2015:     Last date for receipt of registration fee oline payment gateway.

  • 23 December 2015:     Intimation to shortlisted candidates

  • 30 December 2015:    Physical registration at IIIT Hyderabad Academic Office


Admission Procedure

To apply for PGSSP admissions, you must use the following portal click here.  All notifications regarding the selection, interview etc will be made over email only.
 Application Fees
An application fee of Rs. 1000/- is to be paid at the time of on-line registration through online payment gateway on or before 16th December 2015 by 5 PM.

Note: Application fee is Non Refundable .


Fee Structure

PGSSP students should pay the student status fees, of Rs 19,500/- to maintain the Post-Graduate Status in each semester. Each course the student registers for, will be charged as per the pro-rata rates of the institute. The current pro-rata tuition fee is Rs. 4,875/- per credit with a maximum of Rs 19,500/- per course. PGSSP students will have access to the institute's library and other academic resources as long as he/ she is registered for at least one course.

The following fee has to be remitted on registration day..

The total fee (if opted for two courses):Rs.68,500/-
The total fee(if opted for one course): Rs. 49,000/-

The DD should be in favour of “IIIT-Hyd Fee Collection A/C.” payable at Hyderabad.
Following is the breakup for the tuition fee (per semester) Monsoon 2015:
Tuition fee: Rs 19,500/- Course fee per subject + Rs.19,500/- (student status fee) per semester
Caution Deposit: 10,000/- (refundable)

Documents to be brought at the item of registration (for Selected Candidates)

  1. No-objection Certificate from your employer(Mandatory)

  2. Xerox copies of qualifying certificates

  3. 2 stamp size photographs

  4. DD in favour of " IIIT-Hyd Fee Collection A/C" payable at Hyderabad


The students has to attend the Classes regularly, depends on the course for which the student opt at the time of physical registration.


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