Ph.D. Program at Centre for Brain Research Indian Institute of Science Bangalore
Centre for Brain Research, an Autonomous Centre of Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore-560012, has invited applications from Indian nationals for admission to the full-time Ph.D. Program beginning on August 1, 2021. The Centre is a recognized research center of Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Karnataka, for the Ph.D. program. Ph.D. degree will be awarded by MAHE.
CBR promotes interdisciplinary research in basic and clinical neuroscience to understand disorders of the aging brain through advanced genetic, biochemical, neuroimaging, and neurocognitive areas. These studies involve integrated approaches to understand age-related brain disorders at various levels from molecules to behavior using multiple model systems.
Eligibility: Applicant should hold a Master’ s degree in any branch of Science or a four-year Bachelor’ s degree in any branch of Medicine/ Engineering/ Technology/ Pharmacy/ Veterinary Science. Preference would be given to those who have qualified national level fellowship tests, such as, CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/ UGC NET for JRF/ DBT-JRF/ ICMR-JRF/ INSPIRE fellows (for Ph.D.). Those in the final year of their respective courses are also eligible to apply, provided they successfully complete the program before July 31, 2021.
Those interested to work in the areas of the neurobiology of disease, human genetics, bioinformatics, neuroimaging are encouraged to apply.
Application: Applications can be submitted online at https://www.cbr.iisc.ac.in/phd-programme/, latest by June 14, 2021. Ph.D. A handbook is also available at this link.
Online applications will be screened and shortlisted candidates will be called for online interview. Candidates will be selected for the Ph.D. program based on their academic record and performance in the interview process. For further detailed information on the area of research, admission process, and other information, visit https://www.cbr.iisc.ac.in/phd-programme/.