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AcSIR PhD Admission 2019 August Batch - Dates, Eligibility, Application

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Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) announces PhD Admission for August 2019

AcSIR PhD Admission 2019 - Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), New Delhi invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Science and Engineering Programs for the August 2019 Batch.

 

PhD Program August 2019 Batch

  • In Disciplines of Science and Engineering [An exciting opportunity to pursue doctoral research in world renowned CSIR Laboratories - the Nation-wide Network of AcSIR Centers]
  • With about 3500 PhD students on its rolls in Science and Engineering, AcSIR is one of the largest institutions of doctoral studies in the world.

 

See: PHD Admissions

 

AcSIR PhD Admission 201 Important Dates (Science/Engineering)

  • Commencement of Online Admission Portal: 12th April 2019
  • Last date for submission of Online Application: 23rd May 2019
  • Intimation to shortlisted candidates: 31st May 2019
  • Aptitude Test/Interview: 24th June 2019 to 12th July 2019
  • Declaration of Results: 17th July 2019
  • Last Date of Accept of offer with Payment of First Semester non-refundable fees: 31st July 2019
  • Offer to Waitlisted Candidates: 02nd August 2019
  • Last Date to accept the offer (waitlisted Candidates): 09th August 2019
  • Enrollment: 12th to 13th August 2019
  • Commencement of Academic Session: 16th August 2019

 

Eligibility Criteria for AcSIR PhD Admission 2019

For PhD (Engineering) & Integrated Dual-Degree PhD (IDDP) Program

PhD in Engineering

  • A Master’s degree in Engineering or Technology following a four-year engineering/technology or 4/5 years science degree; or an integrated minimum-5-year M Tech degree; or equivalent; and
  • At least one of the following
  • Awarded a national-level fellowship (such as NET JRF) tenable at CSIR institutes
  • Meeting all the conditions required for eligibility for the CSIR-SRF
  • Meeting all the conditions for award of the INSPIRE fellowship (typically awarded to students ranked first in the University)
  • Meeting all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR for Project Assistants to register for a PhD
  • Meeting all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR for industry-sponsored* students.

Integrated Dual-Degree PhD (IDDP) Program

  • A 4-year undergraduate degree in Engineering or Science (such as BE/BTech/BS), or a five year degree in Science (such as MSc), or equivalent and;
  • At least one of the following
  • Awarded a national-level fellowship (such as NET JRF) tenable at CSIR institutes
  • Meeting all the conditions required for eligibility for the CSIR-GATE-JRF
  • Meeting all the conditions for award of the INSPIRE fellowship (typically awarded to students ranked first in the University)
  • Meeting all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR for Project Assistants to register for a PhD
  • Meeting all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR for industry-sponsored* students.
  • *with endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes for required academic leave and financial support during program.
  • These are only minimum quality yardsticks of eligibility for consideration for admission and bear no relationship with financial assistance or scholarship. Any stipend, scholarship or financial source for study would be the sole responsibility of the student. AcSIR itself does not provide any such scholarship or have any rule in these matters.

For PhD (Sciences) & Sponsored PhD (Sciences)
PhD (Sciences)

  • Candidates with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering/ Technology, Medicine or Master's degree in Science with a keen sense of scientific enquiry for pursuing advanced research in frontier areas of Biological, Chemical, Physical and Mathematical & Information Sciences leading to a PhD degree
  • The candidate should be having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/ SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC, DBT, DST etc.), INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships
  • Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows and CSIR Scientists are also eligible to apply (as per AcSIR Ordinance No. 4(5))

Sponsored PhD (Sciences)

  • Regular: Master’s degree in Science*
  • Direct: Undergraduate degree in Science or allied subjects with at least 8.5 and/or 1st rank holder in University/ Institution*.
  • *with endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes for required academic leave and financial support during program.
  • Applicants qualifying their degree in percentage shall use the formula, CGPA=(Percentage + 5) /10. Applicants with percentage ≥ 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA.

 

See: Top PhD Entrance Exams in India

 

Selection Process for AcSIR PhD Admission 2019

  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the aptitude test and interview conducted by the institute. Candidates will be screened based on their preferences given
  • Shortlisted candidates for the program will be intimated electronically and they will be required to appear for interview for selection at the designated centers

 

AcSIR PhD Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Applications are accepted only through AcSIR Admission Portal https://acsir.res.in. The candidates can exercise a maximum of three preferences for labs. Please visit AcSIR website https://acsir.res.in for online application form submission and additional details.
  • The applicants shortlisted for PhD Programme shall be required to appear in the Aptitude Test/Selection Interviews at the concerned CSIR Labs
  • No TA/DA is admissible for interview. No separate call letter for Aptitude Test/Selection Interview will be dispatched; the shortlisted candidates are advised to plan their travel arrangements as per the schedule of admission notified on the website.

 

See: Latest Entrance Exam Notification

 

For details, applicants are advised to visit the website https://acsir.res.in from time to time for important and related announcements.
 

AcSIR

AcSIR New Delhi (Set up by an Act of Parliament, An Institute of National Importance), Headquarters: Training & Development Complex, CSIR Campus, CSIR Road, Chennai-600113, Tel.: +91-44-2254-2139 Email: info@ascir.res.in, Website www.acsir.res.in

 

 

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