Research at National Centre for Basic Sciences in Kolkata: Apply by December 3
Satyendra Nath Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Block-JD, Sector-Ill, Salt Lake City, Kolkata-700 106, an autonomous Institute under Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, has invited applications for Mid Term Admission for the academic year 2019-20 to its Ph.D Programme in Physical, Chemical & Biological Sciences for the academic year 2019-20.
The programme is fully residential and the students are offered on campus accommodations and boarding facilities.
Eligibility: Department of Astrophysics & Cosmology (AC) & Department of Theoretical Sciences (TS) Basic qualification: Masters in Science/Technology with First Class/Division-minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/EWS/Differently abled candidates) in Physics and Applied Mathematics.
Department of Condensed Matter Physics and Material Sciences (CMP&MS): Basic qualification: Masters in Science/Technology with First Class/Division-minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/EWS/Differently abled candidates) in Physics, Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Engineering Physics, Electronics, Nanotechnology.
Additional qualifications needed for the 2 Departments: NET-CSIR-NET-JRF and UGC-NET-JRF (December 2017, June/Dec 2018/June 2019) with a valid award letter up to Feb 2020, or INSPIRE-provisionally selected and Award Letter to be valid up to February, 2020.
It is preferable that the INSPIRE applicants should have National Level Test (NLT) like JEST or GATE qualification which may prevent them from cancellation of their admission at the event of rejection of final offer by INSPIRE, if any, after their joining the Centre).
Department of Chemical, Biological and Macro Molecular Sciences (CBMS): Basic Qualification: Masters in Science/Technology with First Class/Division-minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/EWS/Differently able candidates) in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Engineering Physics, Bio-informatics, Chemical Engineering, Electronics, Applied Optics & Photonics, Applied Physics, Radio Physics & Electronics, Polymer Science & Technology.
For Direct interview in the CBMS department, qualifications required in addition to basic qualification: NET-CSIR NET-JRF and UGC-NET-JRF (Dec 2017, June/Dec 2018, June 2019) with valid award letter up to Feb 2020) OR INSPIRE-Provisionally Selected and Award Letter to be valid up to Feb 2020.
Age Limit: There is no age limit. However, the last qualifying University examination (Masters in Science /Technology) should have been taken not earlier than 2017.
Fellowships will be as per Government of India rules.
Tuition Fee: Rs. 10,000/- each year is payable in two equal instalments at the beginning of the Autumn and Spring Semester.
Application Fee: Application fee is Rs. 500/- for General category candidates & Rs.250/- for reserved categories and women, to be paid through NEFT / RTGS Mode only.
Application: Applications can be submitted online latest by 3rd December, 2019 at www.bose.res.in
Interview for AC, TS, CMP&MS, CBMS Depts will be held on 6th December, 2019.
For details, visit www.bose.res.in