ARIES Nainital PhD Program Admission 2022 Eligibility, Dates, Application Form

ARIES PhD Admission


 Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences Nainital announces PhD Admission 2022, Apply now


ARIES PhD Admission 2022 – Students with M.Sc Physics are invited to apply for the Junior Fellowship programme of ARIES leading to PhD. This year’s PhD programme will be jointly coordinated by ARIES, Nainital and IIT, Roorkee (Physics Department).


ARIES PhD Admission 2022


ARIES PhD Admission 2022 Important Dates

  • Online Application. (To be open on 8th April 2022)
  • Deadline for online application submission: 1200 Hrs, 29th April, 2022
  • Declaration of the list of screened applicants: 1200 Hrs, 8th May, 2022
  • Date of interview (tentatively): End of May or beginning of June, 2022


ARIES PhD Admission 2022 Eligibility Criteria

  • M. Sc. Physics with minimum 55% marks for General/OBC and 50% for SC/ST. Post graduation degree should be from an UGC recognized college/University.
  • The candidate should have passed M. Sc. on or after 2020. Students who are appearing in M. Sc. final year exam can appear before the interview, but, if selected, have to furnish the proof of M. Sc. qualification at the time of joining.
  • Age limit: 28 years as on July 1, 2022 (date of birth on or after July 1, 1994). Upper age limit for reserved categories may be relaxed as per the UGC rules.
  • Applicants should have CSIR/UGC-NET (JRF/LS) qualified in Physics/Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Science (2020/2021) -OR- GATE – 2021/GATE -2022 qualified in Physics/Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences – OR-  JEST qualified in Physics/Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Science (2022) -OR- having INSPIRE fellowship.
  • All the applications will be further screened by taking into account marks/ranks in GATE/JEST/CSIR,UGC-NET and M.Sc. and other guidelines decided by ARIES. Fulfilling minimum qualification does not guarantee a call for the interview.
  • Candidates with external fellowships (CSIR-JRF, DST Inspire) may be given preference.



  • Rs 31000/- per month (JRF); Rs 35000/- per month (SRF)


ARIES PhD Admission 2022 Application Process

  • Interested candidates can apply online by
  • Please read the instructions carefully before filling this application form. A confirmation mail will be automatically sent to your valid e-mail address on submission


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


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