CSIR CDRI PhD Admission 2021, Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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CSIR CDRI Lucknow announces Admission to PhD Program 2021 (January Session)

CSIR CDRI PhD Admission 2021 – CSIR-CDRI Lucknow, a premier research centre in the country invites applications from highly motivated and research-oriented applicants for admission to full time PhD Program in relevant research areas of the Institute for the academic session starting in January 2021.

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CSIR CDRI PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Strat Date of Online Application

15th October 2020

Last Date for submission of Online Application

16th November 2020

Date of online Interview

08th to 10th December 2020

Eligibility Criteria for CSIR CDRI PhD Admission 2021

  • Applicants must be M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Chemical Sciences/Pharmaceutical Sciences with valid fellowship (CSIR/UGC/ICMR/DBT/DST/GPAT-JRF/AYUSH-NET or with any other relevant national Fellowship).
  • The Fellowship should be valid as on the date of joining for the session commencing January 2021

CSIR CDRI PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Interested candidates can apply online only through the official website https://www.cdri.res.in/
  • The E-Mail ID and Mobile No. entered in the Online Application Form should remain valid / active until the admission process is completed. No change in the E-Mail ID and Mobile No. will be allowed once submitted. The candidate himself/herself will be responsible for wrong or expired E-Mail ID & Mobile Number.
  • The candidates are required to upload a soft copy/scanned (digital) image (in JPG/JPEG format) of his/her recent Passport Size Photograph (less than 150 KB) and Signature (less than 100 KB).
  • Candidates must upload a scanned copy of caste (SC and ST) and medical certificate (for PWD), in PDF format (size less than 300 KB), if applicable. Candidates have to upload Proof of Date of Birth, Result of JRF Exam and Marksheet of all the Qualifications in PDF format (size less than 300 KB).
  • Read for more information and before filling of online application procedures are available on the website.

Selection Procedure

  • All applications will be screened by a committee. The committee will set the criteria for short-listing the candidates. Only those candidates who are found eligible will be informed to attend the Online interview tentatively being conducted between 08-10 December 2020.
  • The number of students to be selected will depend upon the positions available. The decision of the committee with regard to selection of candidates shall be final.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website