Ph.D at IISER Tirupathi: Apply by October 20
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Tirupati has invited applications for admission to the Ph.D. programme, January 2021.
Ph.D Programmes are offered in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and associated interdisciplinary areas of research. In addition to research, the programme involves coursework and teaching assistantship.
The department-specific eligibility criteria for January 2021 admissions are given at http://www.iisertirupati.ac.in/admissions/phd/
Physics: Master's degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Astronomy & Astrophysics/ Chemistry/Mathematics/Biology or M.E/M.Tech or any equivalent degree. Applicant should have qualified in Physics CSIR/UGC/NET or JEST or GATE.
Chemistry: Applicant should have a Master's degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Biology or ME/M.Tech or any equivalent degree. Applicant should be GATE qualified/CSIR/UGC-JRF or CSIR/UGC NET-LS/INSPIRE Ph.D
Biology: Master's degree in any branch of Science Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/Biological Sciences/ Ecological Sciences/Agricultural Sciences/ Psychology M.Tech/ M.VSc or MBBS degree or any equivalent degree.
Additional requirement: JGEEBILS 2019 or DBT-JRF-A / ICMR-JRF / DBT-BINC / ARS-NET (ICAR)/ UGC-CSIR JRF/ DST-INSPIRE. For CSIR-LS rank-holders, up to rank 200 are eligible. For DAE-JEST/GATE rank-holders, up to rank 100 for GATE (Life Sciences), up to rank 300 GATE (Ecology) are eligible.
For all subjects, applicant should have minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale for PG Programme.
Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply for all subjects.
Students from IISERs with BS-MS Dual degree with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the additional eligibility criteria listed for all programmes.
Application: Applications can be submitted latest by October 20, 2020, at http://www.iisertirupati.ac.in/admissions/phd/
Those in the final year of their qualifying degree are also eligible to apply subject to satisfying eligibility requirements at the time of admission.
Shortlisted candidates will be called for on-line interview to be held between December 4 -6, 2020. Final selection is based on interview performance. Registration of PhD Programme will be on January 2, 2021 (Tentative)
For details, visit http://www.iisertirupati.ac.in/admissions/phd/