JIS University Kolkata PhD Admission 2021


JIS University Kolkata announces Admission to PhD Program for Autumn 2023 Session, Apply now


JIS University Kolkata PhD Admission 2023 – Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission into the Ph.D. programme (both full-time and part-time) as per UGC guidelines & PhD. rules and regulations of the JIS University in various departments for the autumn semester 2023-2024.


JIS University Kolkata PhD Admission 2023


Category of the Ph.D. Programme

  • Full-Time Research Scholar
      • Institute Assistantship Research Scholars
      • Externally Funded Research Scholar
      • i. Fellowship
      • ii. Project Funded
      • External Research Scholar in service
  • Part-Time Research Scholar
    • Internal Research Scholars in service
    • External Research Scholar in service


PhD Programs Offered

  • Dept. of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics – 10
  • Dept. of Biosciences (Biotechnology and Microbiology) – 8
  • Dept. of Earth Sciences and Remote Sensing – 3
  • Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering – 8
  • Dept. of Pharmaceutical Technology – 10
  • Dept. of Management Studies – 2
  • Dept. of Education – 1


Important Dates

  • Deadline for Submission of Online Application Form : 27/08/2023
  • Deadline for hardcopy submission of Main Application form with all enclosures : 28/08/2023
  • Display of List of Eligible Candidates for JISU-RET (Research Entrance Test) : 29/08/2023
  • Conduct of JISU-RET – Offline (Research Entrance Test) : 30/08/2023
  • Publication of List of JISU-RET Eligible Candidates : 31/08/2023
  • Departments Will Intimate the Qualified Candidates for Viva-voce : 01/09/2023
  • Viva-voce on Proposed Research Area before Interview Panel : 04/09/2023 – 05/09/2023
  • Result Announcement & Admission Offer : 07/09/2023
  • Date of Admission : 08/09/2023 – 18/09/2023
  • Commencement of the Course Work (Tentative) : 25/09/2023


Eligibility  Criteria

  • An applicant belonging to the above category should possess the following minimum qualifications in appropriate areas to be eligible to apply for admission for the PhD programme of the Institute.
  • Master’s degree with minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 6.0 on a 10-point scale, or 60% marks for the General and OBC category.
  • For SC / ST or PWD candidates, the minimum CGPA requirements may be relaxed to 5.50 on a 10-point scale or to 55% marks.
  • Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency (approved, recognized or authorized by an authority for this purpose).
  • Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science Or Graduate/Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course selected through a process described through any one of the following:
  • Scholars who are selected through National Eligibility Tests-UGC NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) and GATE.
  • The selection process through National Level Examinations conducted by MHRD and its Agencies and Institutes such as UGC/IIT/IISc/IISER etc. 


Application Procedure

  • Visit https://www.jisuniversity.ac.in/ for online application.
  • Candidates read instructions before applying.


Application Fee

  • Application Fee : Rs. 2000/-
  • Mode of Payment : Through Online


Admission Procedure

  • PhD enrollment will take place after a candidate duly qualifies a 3-tier admission process
  • A candidate who has cleared M.Phil /NET/GATE/ SLET/ SET may be taken as a PhD candidate without an admission test. However, he /she will have to appear in an interview
  • All other candidates will be required to appear in the admission test followed by an interview.


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



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