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IISER Pune PhD Admission 2019 Notification, Dates, Eligibility, Application

IISER Pune PhD Admission 2019 notifications out. Check the complete notification along with the information on the application process, eligibility, and dates below. So, if you are among the PhD enthusiasts, this is the complete IISER Pune PhD 2019 admission notification for you.

 

Also See : Phd Admissions 2018

 

Admission to PhD Program January 2019

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune, has released notification for admission to PhD Program in, Chemistry, Biology and Earth & Climate Sciences starting from January 2019

PhD Programs Offered by IISER (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research)

  • PhD Program in Chemistry, Biology and Earth and Climate Sciences

 

IISER Phd Admissions 2019 Eligibility Criteria

For PhD Program in Chemistry

  • Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6 out of 10-point scale (55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC/ST and PD candidates) in Master’s Degree in any branch of Science: Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biology or equivalent
  • Candidates with BE / B.Tech / B.Pharm / ME / M.Tech / M.Pharm degree satisfying the above criteria of marks can also apply
  • Additionally, the candidate MUST have qualified any ONE of the following exams:
  • (a) Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) with VALID* CSIR-JRF/UGC-JRF
  • (b) CSIR/UGC NET-LS
  • (c) INSPIRE-Ph.D. fellowship (Should possess Provisional Selection Letter at the time of Interview)
  • (d) JEST* or GATE* qualified
  • The scores/ranks MUST be valid at least till 01st January 2018 or; IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students (CGPA >= 7.0)

 

Also See : Admissions Notification 2018

 

For PhD in Biology

  • Online applications are invited for the PhD program in Biology at IISER Pune for the January 2019 session in the following streams:
  • (A) General Biology
  • (B) Computational Biology
  • (C) Ecology and Evolution

 

  • Minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale (55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC/ST and PD candidates) in Masters' Degree in any branch of Science: Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biological Sciences / Ecology & Environmental Sciences / Biodiversity / Psychology or equivalent. BE / B.Tech / M.Tech or MBBS degree holders may also apply.
  • Must have qualified a national level examination like National Eligibility Test (NET) / GATE (any stream) / UGC-JRF / CSIR-JRF / DBT (JRF A category) / ICMR (JRF category I) / NET-LS / INSPIRE-PhD. The certificate/fellowship MUST be valid at the time of admission.
  • In addition to the above criteria, the candidate MUST satisfy one of the following criteria:
  • (a) Qualified a National Eligibility exam that provides a 5 year Ph.D. fellowship* such as CSIR–JRF / UGC–JRF / DBT–JRF–A  /  ICMR–JRF / DBT–BINC–JRF / Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship.  
  • (b) Qualified for an INSPIRE–PhD Fellowship (should be in possession of Provisional Selection Letter at the time of written exam).
  • The fellowships MUST be valid as on January 01, 2019

For PhD Program in Earth & Climate Science

  • Research Areas: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Glaciology
  • Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6 out of 10-point scale (55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC/ST and PD candidates) in Master’s (or BS-MS) degree in Geology/Applied Geology/Geophysics/ Physics/Mathematics/ any branch of Climate Science/ Engineering. Candidates must have Physics and Mathematics in their undergraduate course.
  • Additionally, the candidate MUST have qualified any ONE of the following exams:
  • (a)National Eligibility Test (NET) with VALID* CSIR-JRF/ UGC-JRF
  • (b) INSPIRE-PhD fellowship (Should be in possession of Provisional Selection letter at the time of Interview)
  • (c) DAE-JEST* or GATE* with a valid score till at least 01st January 2018
  • (*The scores/ranks MUST be valid at least till 01st January 2018) or;
  • IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) students with CGPA >= 7.0
  • For students interested in Geophysics and Glaciology, good computer programming skill is desirable
  • For queries related to admissions to the Earth and Climate Science PhD Program, please contact ecsphdselection@iiserpune.ac.in

 

Selection Procedure

  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for the written test followed by an interview
  • Relaxation of eligibility criteria for SC/ST & PD applicants will be as per Government of India norms. Candidates belonging to reserved category will have to submit relevant certificates, if selected
  • Applying does not automatically guarantee that a candidate will be shortlisted for interview

 

IISER Pune PhD Admission 2019 Application Form

  • Only online applications will be accepted. The candidates must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before the specified date
  • Applicants should complete the online application form by going to the following www.iisertvm.in/iphd/
  • After the last date, all applications will be screened, and candidates selected for interviews will be intimated by email. Candidates who are appearing or are about to appear for final examinations of the qualifying degree program are eligible to apply for PhD Program
  • However, if selected, admission to the PhD Program would be conditional upon their completing the qualifying degree with the defined marks criteria, before 01st January 2019

 

IISER Pune PhD Admission 2019 Important Dates

For PhD in Chemistry

  • Opening of Online Application Form: 12th October 2018
  • Closing of Online Application Form: 31st October 2018
  • Date of Interviews: 20th to 22nd November 2018

 

For PhD in Biology

  • Opening of Online Application Form: 01st October 2018
  • Closing of Online Application Form: 29th October 2018
  • Date of Written Test: 15th November 2018
  • Date of Interviews: 15th to 17th November 2018

PhD Program in Earth & Climate Science

  • Application form will be open from 01st Sept. 2018 to 30th September 2019
  • Tentative Dates of Interview: Third week of November 2018
  • For more detail visit website www.iiserpune.ac.in

 

IISER (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research ), Pune

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, Website www.iiserpune.ac.in

 

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