IISER Admission 2014

IISER Bhopal offers Ph.D programme in Biological Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, Economic Sciences, Mathematics and Physics for the semester commencing August 2018. Candidates can check all the details of IISER Bhopal Ph.D. Admission August 2018 from this page given below. All selected candidates will be eligible to receive JRF fellowship as per the funding agency norms, in vogue

Latest: Online Application for IISER Bhopal Ph.D. Programmes August 2018 has been released. Candidates can apply from below.

IISER Bhopal Ph.D Admission August 2018

IISER Bhopal invited application for Ph.D programmes in Department of Biological Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Humanities and Social Sciences (Economics and English), and Physics for the semester commencing from August 2018.

Schedule for the IISER Bhopal Ph.D Admission (August) 2018 is given below.

Events Dates
Last date for submission of Application form 15 Apr 2018
Biological Science
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview 04 Jun 2018
Interview of Short-listed Candidates 28-29 Jun 2018
Announcement of Interview Results 04 Jul 2018
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme 26 Jul 2018
Chemistry
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview 16 Apr 2018
Interview of Short-listed Candidates 10-12 May 2018
Announcement of Interview Results 15 May 2018
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme 26 Jul 2018
Earth and Environmental Science
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview 11 Apr 2018
Interview of Short-listed Candidates 11 May 2018
Announcement of Interview Results 11 May 2018
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme 26 Jul 2018
Humanities and Social Sciences
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview to be announced
 of Short-listed Candidates to be announced
Announcement of Interview Results to be announced
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme to be announced
Mathematics
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview 27 Apr 2018
Interview of Short-listed Candidates 04-05 Jun 2018
Announcement of Interview Results 08 Jun 2018
Physics
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview to be announced
Interview of Short-listed Candidates 03-04 May 2018
Announcement of Interview Results to be announced
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme to be announced
Chemical Engineering
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview to be announced
Interview of Short-listed Candidates to be announced
Announcement of Interview Results to be announced
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme to be announced
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview to be announced
Interview of Short-listed Candidates to be announced
Announcement of Interview Results to be announced
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme to be announced
Economic Sciences
Announcement of Short-listed Candidates for the Interview to be announced
Interview of Short-listed Candidates to be announced
Announcement of Interview Results to be announced
Registration for the Ph.D. Programme to be announced

Application Form 2018

The application process for IISER Bhopal Ph.D. Admission August 2018 has started. However, candidate can check more information about the IISER Bhopal Ph.D. Admission August 2018 Application Form below. Candidates are advised that they must ensure their eligibility and other criteria for Admission in IISER Bhopal.

Apply Online:

Note:

  1. Please retain a print out of the PDF of the online application form submitted by you.
  2. The following documents must be brought on the day of interview, if shortlisted and called for interview.
    • Signed hard-copy of PDF of the online application form with recent color photograph affixed on it.
    • Self-attested relevant certificates (listed in the PDF copy of online application form).
  3. After the last date, all applications will be screened and candidates selected for interviews will be intimated by email only.

Eligibility Criteria

Nationality: Indian

Subject wise educational qualification for various subjects is given below.

Biological Sciences

M.Sc./M.Tech. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale. (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).Students with M.Sc./M.Tech. degree in a branch of Physics, Chemistry, or Mathematics can also apply provided they have an aptitude for research in Biological Sciences.

Chemistry

M.Sc./M.Tech. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject). Mathematics in the 10+2 level is desirable.

Earth and Environmental Science

  • Master’s (M.Sc.)/M.Tech Degrees in any of the disciplines of Earth Science/Geology/Geophysics/Atmospheric Science/ Oceanography/Geoinformatics/Remote Sensing/ Chemistry/Mathematics/Physics/Chemical, Environmental, Computer and Civil Engineering with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).
  • For students with Master’s (M.Sc.) degree in Geology/ Earth Science/Environmental Sciences, either of the combinations of Chemistry and Physics or Physics and Mathematics or Mathematics and Physics must have been subjects of study and/or a ‘minor’ at the B.Sc. level is essential.

Mathematics 

M.Sc./M.Tech. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).

Physics

M.Sc./M.Tech. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).

Chemical Engineering

  • ME/M.Tech/MS Degree in the relevant disciplines (such as Chemical Engineering/ Environmental Engineering/ Biotechnology etc.) with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA of 7.0 on a 10 point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).
  • For Chemical Engineering, valid GATE score is not mandatory. However, the candidates must have qualified GATE examination on or after 2012.

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

  • M.Tech/ME/MS Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA of 7.0 on a 10 point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).
  • Candidates having a M.Tech./M.E. degree from India must have qualified the GATE exam at the time of taking admission to the M.Tech./M.E. programme.
  • Candidates seeking to work in Theoretical Computer Science/Algorithms with a valid JEST score in TCS are also eligible to apply.

Humanities & Social Sciences

M.Sc./M.A. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10-point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).

Economic Sciences

M.Sc./M.A. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10-point scale (overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject).

Note:

  •  National level examination such as GATE / UGC-JRF / CSIR-JRF / DBT-JRF (category I) / ICMR-JRF (category A) / CSIR-UGC-LS / INSPIRE-JRF for PhD / Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship / JGEEBILS or any other recognized score is mandatory. The certificate/fellowship MUST be valid at the time of admission.
  • Candidates whose result for CSIR-UGC-JRF Fellowship or ICMR-JRF category-A or DBT-JRF category-I or Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship or INSPIRE-JRF for PhD or any other equivalent fellowship is awaited can also apply with their roll number(s) mentioned in the application. Such candidates will be allowed to appear for the interview provided they have qualified the examination for any of the above fellowship before the interview date. Such candidates will not be sent a call letter for the interview. However, they should write to the Convener, PhD Admissions committee at [email protected] and inform if they will attend the interview.
  • A relaxation of 5% of marks will be allowed for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PD categories.
  • Merely fulfilling the eligibility criterion does not entitle a candidate to be called for the interview.

For detailed eligibility criteria, Click here.

Age Limit

Preferably not more than 28 years. Age relaxation of 3 years will be given for OBC (Non Creamy Layer) and 5 years for SC/ST/PD/Female applicants.

Upper age limit shall be determined as on last date of online submission of applications. Date of Birth as recorded in the Matriculation/ Secondary Examination Certificate/Aadhar Card only will be accepted by the IISER Bhopal for determining the age.

Selection Procedure

The Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview. Date of interview will be communicated to shortlisted candidates by e-mail and the same will be available on the Institute website. TA will be paid to SC/ST candidates appearing for the interview as per Govt. of India norms.

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