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NCCS PhD Program Admission 2019, Application, Dates

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National Centre for Cell Sciences, Pune announces PhD Admission 2019

NCCS PhD Admission 2019 – National Centre for Cell Sciences (NCCS), Pune invites application from eligible candidates for admissions to PhD Programs of August 2019 session

The candidates should be bonafide Indian citizens, having consistently good academic record with strong motivation to pursue research in modern biology leading to a PhD degree and with eligibility mentioned below should apply for the same


  • National Centre for Cell Sciences is a National Level, Biotechnology, Tissue Engineering and Tissue Banking research center located at Savitribai Phule Pune University, in Pune, Maharashtra. The institute offers research programs on subjects like cell-culture, cell-repository, immunology and chromatin-remodelling

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NCCS PhD Admission 2019 Important Dates

  • Last Date of Receipt of Application at NCCS with all 27th May 2019
  • Publication of list of shortlisted candidates called for MCQ/Interview: 07th June 2019
  • Date of Interview at NCCS: 25th and 26th June 2019 09.00 AM onwards
  • Declaration of Result of interview at NCCS: 26th June 2019
  • Interaction and finalization of Guides: 5th July 201
  • Expected Date of Joining at NCCS: 01st August 2019

Eligibility Criteria for NCCS PhD Admission 2019

  • Candidates should have Masters (Post-Graduate) degree in any branch of Science with interest in pursuing research in Modern Biology and having at least 50% or equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA) and with a valid fellowship from CSIR/DBT/ICMR/UGC/ DST Inspire /BINC, etc
  • Students with post graduate degree, who do not have individual fellowship but have qualified JGEEBILS exam conducted by NCBS/TIFR on 9th December 2018 will be eligible to apply and will be shortlisted by NCCS criteria for MCQ test/interview
  • Candidates who have qualified only for Lectureship in CSIR-UGC (NET) and the “Project List of ICMR” or DBT-JRF (Category-II) are not eligible

Age Criteria

  • The upper age limit for JRF shall be 28 years which is relaxed up to 5 years in the case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/Women/PWD and 3 years in case of OBC candidates


  • Reservation will be as per Govt. of India guidelines

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NCCS PhD Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Interested candidates who satisfy the above criteria may submit their typed application in the prescribed format (download from NCCS website www.nccs.res.in )
  • The completed hardcopy application form along with the copies of M.Sc. marks statement and Fellowship certificate/admit card should reach to the Dean (Academics), National Centre for Cell Science, S. P. Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Post Box No.: 40, Pune-411007 on or before 27th May  2019.
  • SC/ST/OBC candidates should also attach true copy of Caste Certificate/Latest non-creamy layer certificate along with the application and originals should be produced at the time of Interview
  • An application Fee of Rs.100/- only should be mailed along with the application form in the form of a Demand Draft payable to Director, NCCS at Pune. There is no application fee for SC/ST students

Personal Interview

  • Shortlisted candidates from the JGEEBILS results based on NCCS criteria will be only called for interview
  • Personal interview will be held at NCCS, Pune of all shortlisted candidates as per NCCS criteria. Details of the interview process/schedule will be published on the NCCS website along with the list of shortlisted candidates on 7th June 2019
  • Shortlisted candidates fulfilling NCCS criteria will have to appear for interview to be held at NCCS during 25th and 26th June 2019
  • Second class train fare by shortest route will be paid to only SC/ST Candidates as per rules. Candidates should make their own arrangements for stay at Pune. Selected candidates will need to stay for two days more for interaction and finalization of guide

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For any query, candidates are requested to check the official website: www.nccs.res.in

NCCS, Pune

National Centre for Cell Sciences, Pune (NCCS, Pune), National Centre for Cell Science, Pune, (An Autonomous Institution of the Dept of Biotechnology, Govt. of India), Savitribai Phule Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Pune-411007, Email: academics@nccs.res.in, Website www.nccs.res.in  

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