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AcSIR PhD Admission 2020, Dates, Eligibility, Application

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AcSIR-Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR) PhD Admission 2020 January Session

AcSIR PhD Admission 2020 - The Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), a premier research institute of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), invites applications for Ph.D. Programme under Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) from eligible candidates.

 

About Programs

  1. The programs equip students to undertake interdisciplinary research by providing a broad-based practical training at the best in the class national laboratories of CSIR. The Programs are structured around academic coursework (according to program requirement) and compulsory courses viz. One Project Proposal & one Review Article writing; and Societal Program; and research in frontier areas of Science, Technology and Engineering leading to a PhD degree
  2. The Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), a premier research institute of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), invites applications for PhD Programme under Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) from eligible candidates.

 

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Important Dates

  1. Commencement of Online Admission Portal: 20th September 2019
  2. Last Date of Online application from: 24th October 2019
  3. Declaration of shortlisted: 4th November 2019
  4. Aptitude Test/Interview: 19th November 2019 to 16th December 2019
  5. Last Date of Accept of offer with Payment of First Semester non-refundable fees: 31st December 2019
  6. Offer to Waitlisted Candidates: 03rd January 2020
  7. Last Date to accept the offer (waitlisted Candidates): 09th January 2020
  8. Reporting at the respective Labst: 13th to 14th January 2020
  9. Commencement of Academic Session: 17th January 2020

 

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Ph.D. (Science): A Master’s degree in Science having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC, DBT, DST etc.), INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships.

Note:

  1. CSIR Scientists recruited 2009 onwards/ Existing Research Fellows/ Projects Assistants (working at CSIR-CLRI for a minimum of two years) who fulfill the qualifications are also eligible to apply.

 

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Eligibility Criteria for PhD (Sciences) and Sponsored PhD (Sciences)

PhD (Sciences):

  1. Candidates with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering/ Technology, Medicine or Master's degree in Science are eligible to apply. The candidate should be having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/ SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC, DBT, DST etc.) or any other equivalent fellowship like INSPIRE, RGNF etc.
  2. Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows, Group-IV Scientists and Group-III Technical Staff of CSIR are also eligible to apply (as per relevant AcSIR rules).

 

Sponsored PhD (Sciences):

  1. Master’s degree in Science with endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes for required academic leave and financial support during program
  2. Applicants qualifying their degree in percentage shall use the formula, CGPA=(Percentage + 5) /10. Applicants with percentage ≥ 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA in the Online Application Form.

 

Eligibility Criteria for PhD (Engineering) and Sponsored PhD (Engineering)

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

 

Eligibility criteria for IDDP (Integrated M.Tech-Ph.D) Program

  1. (i)  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.
  2. AND
  3. (ii) At least one of the following
  4. (a) Awarded a national-level fellowship (such as NET JRF) tenable at CSIR institutes
  5. (b) Meeting all the conditions required for eligibility for the CSIR-GATE-JRF
  6. (c) Meeting all the conditions for award of the INSPIRE fellowship (typically awarded to students ranked first in the University)
  7. (d) Meeting all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR for Project Assistants to register for a PhD
  8. (e) Meeting all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR for industry-sponsored* students.
  9. * with endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes for required academic leave and financial support during program.
  10. 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.

 

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Application Procedure - How to Apply?

  1. Interested candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply online from 20th September 2019 at AcSIR Online-Admission Portal: http://acsir.res.in

 

For Admission Process, you need to follow two phases:

  1. Sign-Up phase: In Sign-Up phase, once you successfully Sign-Up on AcSIR Online Admission Portal, you will be receiving auto email on your email-id with login credentials and link to be redirected for further complete admission form fill-up process.
  2. Online Application Form Phase: On completion of AcSIR Online Application form, AcSIR Application Number (AAN) will be generated e.g. AcSIR12345. This AAN shall be used in future correspondence between applicant and AcSIR.
  3. Print Acknowledgement of Admission Receipt with AcSIR Application Number (AAN).

 

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, www.clri.org.

 

 

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