Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (ACSIR) Ph.D. Admission Apr 2018 – Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (ACSIR) has released official notification for admission into various Ph.D. Courses in Science programme and Engineering. The candidates have to fill the Application form from the official website. Candidates can check the complete information of ACSIR Ph.D. Admission 2018 like application process, eligibility criteria, and other information through this page below.

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ACSIR Ph.D. Admission 2018 – April Session

Academy of Scientific & Innovative Research offers admission in Ph.D. Programme for the academic year 2018-19. Candidates can check their eligibility, online application form and other important information on this page below.

Schedule for the ACSIR Ph.D. Admission April 2018 is given below.

Activity Dates
Commencement of Application Process 13 Mar 2018
Last date for Online Submission 10 Apr 2018
Online test for ACSIR P.hD. Programme 22 Apr 2018
Admission Interviews 04 to 06 Jun 2018

Application Form

For Admission Process, you need to follow two phases:

  1. Registration phase
  2. Complete Application form Fill-up process

In Registration phase, once you successfully register yourself, you will be receiving auto email on your email-id with login credentials and link to be re-directed for further complete admission form fill-up process with unique Registration Number. Candidates can apply online for ACSIR Ph.D. Admission from the given below link.

Application form fill-up process is divided into three steps.

  1. Registration Step
  2. Confirmation Step
  3. Print Acknowledgement of Admission Receipt with Unique Form Number

Only one application is allowed for an applicant. If at any time, it is found that more than one application is filled by a candidate then the candidature will be summarily rejected.

  • Important dates of admission process will be flashed on Portal.
  • Only one application is allowed for an applicant. If at any time, it is found that more than one application is filled by a candidate then the candidature will be summarily rejected.
  • Short-listed candidates will be intimated electronically and they will be required to appear for an interview for selection at the designated centers on the dates announced.

In addition to their academic performance and/ or depending on the vacancies, the final selection will be based on the performance of the candidate in the aptitude test/ interview.

Application process is over..!!

Eligibility Criteria

Ph.D. (Sciences):

Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology, Medicine or Master’s degree in Science with a keen sense of scientific enquiry for pursuing advanced research in frontier areas of Biological, Chemical, Physical and Mathematical & Information Sciences leading to a Ph.D. degree.

The candidate should be having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/ SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC, DBT, DST etc.), INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships.

Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows, and CSIR Scientists are also eligible to apply (as per AcSIR Ordinance No. 4(5)).

Direct Ph.D. (Sciences):

Undergraduate degree in Science or allied subjects with at least 8.5 and/or 1st rank holder in University/ Institution. Possible funding sources for students are INSPIRE, CSIR-JRF, CSIR-UGC-NET or other equivalent national fellowships.

Sponsored Ph.D. (Sciences):

Regular: Master’s degree in Science*

Direct: Undergraduate degree in Science or allied subjects with at least 8.5 and/or 1strank holder in University/ Institution*.

* with an endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes for required academic leave and financial support during a program.

Applicants qualifying their degree in percentage shall use the formula, CGPA=(Percentage + 5) /10. Applicants with percentage ≥ 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA.

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. (Engineering), Direct Ph.D. (Engineering) and Sponsored Ph.D. (Engineering)

Ph.D. (Engineering):

Candidates with a Master’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Pharmacy with a good academic record or with a Master’s degree in Sciences with a good academic record and with a valid GATE score or UGC/ CSIR-NET/ NBHM or valid CSIR-JRF/ SRF or equivalent fellowship.

Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows, and CSIR Scientists are also eligible to apply (as per AcSIR Ordinance No. 4(5)).

Direct PhD (Engineering):

Candidates having following qualifications are eligible to apply:

  • B.E. / B.Tech with CGPA 8.5 + valid GATE / NET (Engg) (Rank <2000)
  • B.E. / B.Tech with CGPA 8.5 + 2 years experience as PA/CSIR SRF.
  • B.E. / B.Tech or M.Sc. with CGPA 8.5 and/or Ranked first in University + National level fellowship.

Sponsored Ph.D. (Engineering):

Regular: M.Tech (or equivalent) degree in Engineering*

Direct: Undergraduate degree in Engineering with CGPA of at least 8.5 and/or 1st Rank holder in University/Institution*

*with endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institute for required academic leave and financial support during the program.

Applicants qualifying their degree in percentage shall use the formula, CGPA=(Percentage + 5) /10. Applicants with percentage ≥ 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA.

Result

ACSIR will announce the final result after the Aptitude Test/Interview held. Candidates can check the final result of selected candidates from the direct link which will be provided as it released by the official body. List of candidates shortlisted for Aptitude Test/Interview will be published by ACSIR on the official website. Candidates will able to check the list from the website acsir.res.

Admission Process

  • Kindly ensure correctness of information being filled during Registration and Complete Application phase.
  • Minimum eligible qualifications for academic programs are listed in the Important Instruction section of Homepage of the Online Admission Portal
  • Candidates should note that the admission to all stages of the admission process shall be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.
  • Mere issue of the name in the list of Shortlisted and/or Selected list of candidates shall not imply that his / her candidature has been finally cleared.
  • Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents shall be taken up before the aptitude test and/or selection interview and at the time of joining at the respective Lab / Institute.

Official website: acsir.res.in

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