Ph.D at NISER, apply by May 1
The National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) in Bhubaneswar has invited applications for Admission to Ph.D Program 2021-22 (Summer Session). The classes are scheduled to commence in August.
Ph.D program is offered in the Schools of (Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Computer Sciences, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Physical Sciences.
The eligibility for the admission is as follows:
Biological Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters or M. Tech or M. Pharm in any branches of Agricultural Sciences, Biology, Life Sciences, Pharmacy (any specialization), Veterinary Sciences, Computer Sciences, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology. Students with Master’ s degree in Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics having interest in pursuing a career in Biology are also encouraged to apply.
Chemical Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Chemistry or allied Chemistry fields. Student with Master’ s degree in any branches of Basic Sciences with undergraduate degree in Chemistry (or chemistry as one of the subjects) or M.Tech in applied Chemistry or Computer Sciences with interest in pursuing a career in Chemistry are also encouraged to apply.
Computer Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Computer Science/Mathematics/Electronics /Electrical Engineering or related fields.
Earth and Planetary Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters or M.Tech or M.E in Physics/Astronomy and Astrophysics /Geology/ Geophysics/Earth Science /Chemistry /Space / Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences / Engineering Physics/Mechanical engineering / Civil engineering / Computer engineering.
In addition to the above criteria, candidates with M.Sc. degrees should possess a mathematical, physical or chemical science based Bachelor’ s degree.
Humanities and Social Sciences: 55% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Social Sciences or in allied disciplines.
Mathematical Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in masters degree examination.
Physical Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Physics or M.E/ M.Tech in Applied Physics.
Applicant is also required to have qualified in a National Level Examination, details of which are given in the Notification at https://www.niser.ac.in/ (latest News link).
Applications for all courses except Mathematical sciences can be submitted at the link provided at https://www.niser.ac.in/ by May 1.
Students applying in School of Mathematical Sciences should file the application by May 30.