We would like to invite students who wish to pursue a PhD in the areas of language acquisition and theoretical linguistics to apply for admission to the department. Candidates are expected to have a consistently good academic record and a strong background in theoretical linguistics (such as an MA or MPhil in Linguistics). Admissions are offered on the basis of an entrance examination and interviews which are held twice a year (in June and in December). Please refer to the Academics Homepage of IIT, Bombay for further information on Ph.D. admission procedures, dates of exam etc.