CSIR IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Program Admission 2021 Application form, Dates, Eligibility

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CSIR IMTECH Chandigarh announces Admission to PhD Program for August 2021 Session

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admissions 2021 – Council of Scientific & Industrial Research – Institute of Microbial Technology (CSIR-IMTECH), Chandigarh invites application for admission to PhD. Program for August 2021 Session
Candidates can apply online till May 31, 2021. Read further for more details on CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admissions 2021

Major Thrust Areas

  • Molecular Microbiology; Microbial Genetics & Genomics; Host-Microbe Interaction; Pathogen Biology; Cellular Trafficking; Cell Biology; Structural Biology; Drug Designing and Development; Applied & Environmental Microbiology; Genetic Engineering; Microbial Diversity & Ecology; Bioinformatics & Large Data Analytics; Biochemical Engineering

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admissions 2021 Important Date

  • The last date for submitting the application: 31st May 2021

Eligibility Criteria for CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admissions 2021

  • Candidates with Master’s Degree (M.Sc./M.Tech/M.Pharm) with minimum aggregate of 55% marks or equivalent in CGPA in any branch of Life sciences / Biotechnology / Physics / Chemistry / Computer Sciences or allied subject with special interest in Biology
  • B.Tech (in Information Technology/Computer Sciences/ Biological Sciences or other branches with special interest in Biology) / B.Pharm / B.E. / MBBS candidates with at least 55 % (or equivalent in CGPA) may apply
  • B.Tech/B.Pharm/BE students who fulfill the condition for GATE-JRF fellowship (http://csirhrdg.res.in/jrfgate.pdf) are also eligible
  • Minimum aggregate of marks in case of SC/ST/Differently-abled candidates are 50%
  • Candidates also need to have any of the valid research fellowships such as CSIR/UGC NET or DBT JRF exam (‘A’ Category) or DST INSPIRE Fellowship or ICMR JRF exam or other equivalent fellowship.
  • No TA/DA or any other expenses will be paid for appearing in the interview

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admissions 2021 Application Process

  • The application should be submitted online at http://acsir.res.in
  • Any questions pertaining to admission may be enquired at phd@imtech.res.in

Selection Process

  • Eligible candidates will be called for interview at IMTECH, Chandigarh
  • Interview will be aimed at assessing the candidate’s knowledge, critical analysis, logical reasoning and aptitude for scientific research.
  • The result of the selected candidates will be declared on AcSIR website


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