IPR Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020, Dates, Application Form

ipr gandhinagar admission 2020


Institute of Plasma Research (IPR)  Gandhinagar announces Admission to PhD Program for 2020 Session

IPR Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020 – Institute for Plasma Research (IPR) Gandhinagar invites application from eligible and interested candidates for admission to Ph.D. in Physics Program for academic session 2020

Check out the post below for details on IPR Gandhinagar Ph.D. Admission 2020 such as eligibility criteria, application process, selection and more

About the Program

  • Institute for Plasma Research (IPR) is a premier scientific research institute under the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India, located in Bhat Village, Gandhinagar, Gujarat. IPR is engaged in the development of plasma technologies for societal benefits and fusion research.
  • It is also a domestic agency of ITER (International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor, Cadarache France) and a part of consortium in the international LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational Observatory) program

IPR Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

Opening Date for Online Application

21st June 2020

Closing Date for Online Application

10th July 2020

Commencement of Online-Interview

28th July 2020

Date of Physical-Interview at IPR

To be Announced later

Eligibility Criteria for IPR Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020

  • The candidates MUST have qualified at least one of the following national level examinations: (i) JEST–2020 (in Physics) (ii) GATE in Physics (Paper code PH) valid for 2018/2019/2020 and (iii) CSIR–UGC-JRF-NET in June 2019 or December 2019 in Physical Sciences (Subject code PHY).

Educational Qualifications

  • Physics, Engineering Physics or Applied Physics with a minimum aggregate of 60%. Candidates must have Physics and Mathematics courses at the undergraduate level. Candidates expecting a Master’s degree (M. Sc.) in the year 2020 can also apply.

Age Criteria

  • Not more than 26 years as on 1st Aug. 2020 (born on or after 01/08/1994). Age relaxation is admissible to SC/ST/OBC/PWD etc. as per Gov. of India orders on the subject from time to time.
  • Age relaxation SC/ST 5 Years; OBC 3 Years & Persons with disability (PWD) of all categories 10 Years.

IPR Gandhinagar PhD Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Candidates are requested to confirm their choice of participation (OI or PI) during the filling of the online application form available in the IPR website www.ipr.res.in
  • Registered post/Speed Post should send hard copy strictly
  • The envelope should be strictly superscribed with Advt. No. and Post Applied for. Applicants are advised to send the hardcopy by Registered or Speed post services and to preserve the receipt for future reference

Selection Procedure

  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to appear for an interview. The final selection of the candidates shall be based on performance in the interview

Stipend & Facilities

  • Consolidated stipend of Rs. 31,000/- per month for first two years and Rs. 35,000/- per month for the next three years. Book grant of Rs. 40,000/- per year.


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