Research at Raman Research Institute Bangalore: Apply by June 27
Raman Research Institute (RRI), C. V. Raman Avenue, Sadashivanagar, Bengaluru - 560 080, a premier research institution for advanced research, has invited applications for admission to its Ph.D. Programme 2021.
The Ph.D. programme aims to empower students with advanced technical abilities in basic science and in a specialization, so as to prepare them for a career in research. The programme commences with formal credited course work in advanced topics during the first year. RRI offers select Ph.D. students, who qualify in the course work and a subsequent comprehensive examination, opportunities for supervised research within the four broad areas of research conducted at the institute-Astronomy and Astrophysics, Light and Matter Physics, Soft Condensed Matter Physics, and Theoretical Physics. The research also includes Chemistry, Liquid Crystals, Physics in Biology, quantum atom-optics, and quantum information.
Students at RRI are registered for their Ph.D. degrees with Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Eligibility: Applicant must have a regular MSc degree in Physics / Mathematics or M.E./M.Tech degree in Engineering with 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/OBC candidates) in aggregate or equivalent for the qualifying degree. Those who expect to complete their final degree in the academic year 2020- 2021 may also apply, provided they can produce their final scorecard at the time of admission.
Reservations for SC/ST/OBC candidates will be as per norms.
Applicants will be called for written test and/or interview based on performance in one of (i) Joint Entrance Screening Test 2021 (JEST-2021) (ii) CSIR-UGC NET for JRF (Physics) (iii) GRE (Physics) (iv) GATE (Physics /Mathematics). The final selection will be based on performance in written tests and/or interviews to be held at RRI.
Application: Applications are to be submitted online latest by 27.6.2021 at http://www.rri.res.in/phd_programme.html.