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PhD Admission 2020 at Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Important Dates, Fees, Selection

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IISER Pune PhD Admission 2020 - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune invites application for PhD Program in Biology, Chemistry, Earth & Climate Science, Humanities & Social Sciences, Mathematics & Physics for the academic session starting from August 2020. Applications for the can can be submitted online till May 15, 2020.

Read on for more details on IISER Pune PhD Admission 2020.


IISER Pune PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Last date of submission of online application forms has been extended to

15th May, 2020 for all disciplines

Further information in this regard will be communicated here after

15th May, 2020

Dates of Interview for Biology

01st-04th June 2020

Tentative dates of Interview for Earth & Climate Science

First half of May, 2020

Dates of interviews for Mathematics

18th-20th May 2020


Eligibility Criteria for IISER Pune PhD Admission 2020

  1. Students with a Master’s degree in Science / Mathematics or a four-year Bachelor’s degree with at least 60% marks (aggregate) are encouraged to apply.
  1. In addition to the qualifying degree, the students are expected to have qualified a national examination such as CSIR-UGC NET/GATE/JEST/NBHM/JGEEBILS, etc. depending on their area of research interest.
  1. 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 1st January 2020


The precise eligibility criterion for each year may vary from department to department and will be announced at the time of intake.


IISER Pune PhD Admission 2020  Application Process

  1. Eligible candidates can apply online through official website https://www.iiserpune.ac.in/admissions/phd-programme
  1. The candidates must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before the specified date.
  1. After the last date, all applications will be screened and candidates selected for interviews will be intimated by email.
  1. In case of any application-related queries, please contact: doctoraloffice@iiserpune.ac.in  with your application number mentioned in the subject line.


Selection Process

Selection will be based on interviews of the short-listed candidates.


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



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