Research at IISER Berhampur
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Berhampur, Odhisha, has invited applications from highly motivated students for admission to the PhD programme starting in July 2018.
IISER Berhampur offers PhD programme in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
Generally, applicant should hold a Master's degree or equivalent in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics or in any relevant interdisciplinary area closely related to the basic sciences. The precise eligibility criteria for admissions may vary from department to department. The same and the areas of research are given at http://www.iiserbpr.ac.in/phdadms.php.
PhD students must successfully complete course work, qualifying examination, seminars, and a dissertation. Besides the mandatory requirements, students are encouraged to participate in several professional activities such as workshops, review meetings and conferences. All doctoral students are also expected to participate in the undergraduate teaching programme of the Institute as a part of their training.
Applications form can be downloaded from http://www.iiserbpr.ac.in/phdadms.php
If one is applying in more than one discipline, separate application must be sent for each discipline.
Applicants are required to provide the details of 2 referees. Only shortlisted candidates, called for interview need to bring recommendation letters in sealed envelopes, super scribed with ‘Letter of Recommendation for (Applicant’s name) to Ph.D. Program in (Discipline Name)’, as per the format given at http://www.iiserbpr.ac.in/phdadms.php. Letter of recommendation not in a sealed envelope will not be accepted.
Complete application along with all certificates/enclosures (preferably in single consolidated .pdf file) must be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicant should write, ‘Application for Ph.D in (DEPARTMENT NAME), in subject area of email.
Last date for receipt of application is April 30, 2018.
Interview will be between May 22 and 29, 2018.
For kore details, see http://www.iiserbpr.ac.in/phdadms.php