IISER Berhampur PhD Program Admission 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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IISER Berhampur announces Admission to PhD Program for July 2021 Session

IISER Berhampur PhD Admission 2021 – Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Berhampur invites applications from highly motivated students for admission to the PhD Program in Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematics, and Physical Sciences from the citizens of India for the academic session commencing from August 2021

Check out the page below for more details on IISER Berhampur PhD Admission 2021

PhD Program offered

  • PhD Program in Biological Sciences
  • PhD Program in Chemical Sciences
  • PhD Program in Mathematical Sciences
  • PhD Program in Physical Sciences

IISER Berhampur PhD Admission 2021 Important Dates

Online Application Process


Last Date for submission of Online Application

24th April 2021

Ph.D. Program starting from

August 2021

Eligibility Criteria for IISER Berhampur PhD Admission 2021

  • M.S/ M.Sc./M.Tech/M.Pharm/MBBS or equivalent in any discipline of Science/ Medicine/ Pharmacy /Engineering/ Technology with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale. (Overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).
  • Additionally, a National level examination like National Eligibility Test (NET)/GATE/ UGC-JRF/ CSIR-JRF/ JEST/JGEEBILS/ICMR/INSPIRE-PhD/NET-LS/Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship or any other recognized score is mandatory.
  • Students whose results for CSIR-UGC NET Fellowship or INSPIRE-PhD or any other equivalent fellowship are awaited may also apply with their roll number(s) mentioned in the application.
  • Such candidates may walk-in for the interview provided they have qualified examination for any of the above fellowship before the interview date. Such candidates will not be sent a call letter for the interview. However, they should write to the head of the department, Department of Mathematics at hod_maths@iiserbpr.ac.in (with a CC to caa@iiserbpr.ac.in) and inform if they will attend the interview.
  • Candidates who are appearing or are about to appear for final examinations of the qualifying degree program are eligible to apply for Ph.D. program. However, if selected, admission to the Ph.D. program would be conditional upon their completing the qualifying degree with the defined marks criteria, before July 31, 2021.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, will be allowed for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PD categories.

Age Limit

  • Applicant’s age should not exceed more than 28 years at the time of joining. Age relaxation of 3 years will be given for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) and 5 years for SC/ST/PD/Female applicants.

IISER Berhampur PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Interested candidates can apply online only through the official website https://www.iiserbpr.in/

Step to follow:

Step 1

Fill up the registration form.

You will be sent a confirmation email for validation.

Step 2

Enter your email and password in the login form.

On validation, you will be redirected to an online application form.

Selection Procedure

  • Selection will be based on interviews of the short-listed candidates. Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.
  • The date of the interview will be communicated to shortlisted candidates by e-mail and the same will be available on the Institute website. TA will be paid to SC/ST candidates appearing for the interview as per the Govt. of India norms.


  • All selected candidates will be eligible for either Institute fellowship of Rs. 31,000/- per month or fellowship as per the norms of the funding agency, in vogue, subject to satisfactory performance in their course work.


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