NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission 2019 – National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar (NISER) will release the notification for admission to the Ph.D. programme for the winter session. The candidate who want to take admission to Ph.D. Programme 2019 (winter session) will have to fill and submit the application form before the last date. The shorlisted candidates will be called for an Interview, supplemented by a written test (if necessary). Details of NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission 2019 such as application form, eligibility criteria, fee, selection process etc. are given below.
NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission 2019
Candidates called for Test /interview will be paid to and fro single second class railway fare by the shortest route from their place of residence to the Institute. The complete schedule for NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission 2019 is given below.
|Online application||1st week of Oct 2019|
|Last date for filling up online application||1st week of Nov 2019|
|List of short-listed candidates||2nd week of Nov 2019|
|Dates for test/interview|
|School of Biological Sciences||2nd week of Dec 2019|
|School of Chemical Sciences||2nd week of Dec 2019|
|School of Computer Sciences||4th week of Nov 2019|
|School of Humanities and Social Sciences||4th week of Nov 2019|
|School of Physical Science||3rd week of Dec 2019|
|Registration starts from||1st week of Jan 2020|
Minimum Educational Qualifications
Biological Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters or M.Tech in any branches of Biology, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Veterinary Sciences, Computer Sciences, Bioinformatics, and Biotechnology. Students with Masters degree in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics having an interest in pursuing a career in Biology are also encouraged to apply.
Chemical Sciences: 60% in Masters in Chemistry or allied fields. Student with masters degree in any branches of basic science with an undergraduate degree in Chemistry (or chemistry as one of the subjects) or M.Tech in applied chemistry or Computer Sciences with interest in pursuing a career in Chemistry are also encouraged to apply
Computer Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics Engineering or related fields, or Mathematics.
Humanities and Social Sciences: 55%or equivalent GPA in Masters in Social Sciences and allied disciplines.
Physical Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA in Master’s degree majoring in Physics or M.E./M.Tech in Applied Physics.
NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission Application Form
The application form will have to be filled up online at the official website (niser.ac.in) and candidates should follow stepwise instructions mentioned to complete the application submission process. At the time of application, along with this online form, the candidate should upload a soft copy of the supporting documents of eligibility criteria. NISER does not demand any application fee from the candidates who apply for Ph.D.
Check List for Application Submission
During online submission, you will need to have the following ready with you for uploading:
- JPEG file of your passport size photo.
- JPEG file of your valid signatures.
- Birth Certificate/10th pass certificate in support of date of birth.
- Certificate in support of category(SC/ST), only if applicable.
- Certificate and mark sheet in support of passing qualifying i.e. Master’s degree.
- Certificate/ documents in support of qualifying national level examination viz. CSIR-UGC NET/GATE/GPAT/NBHM/INSPIRE(Doctoral fellowship under AORC Scheme) or another.
How to apply?
- Go to official website (niser.ac.in) and look for the link provided to fill the application form.
- Now enter the information asked in the application form with correct information in detail.
- Candidates intending to apply for more than one school should fill up online application form for each school and submit separate forms with appropriate supporting documents.
- Two sealed letters of reference in the prescribed format with the signature of the reference on the envelope should be produced by the student at the time of interview.
- The copy of reference in the prescribed format of the reference letter is available online.
- NISER does not demand any application fee from the candidates who apply for Ph.D program.
Each school will send the call letters/admit card separately for test/interview to those Candidates who will successfully submit an Application form along with all documents within the given time frame. Admit Card is a very important document as it contains all information related to exam such as the name of the candidate, roll number, exam center etc. To download the admit card candidates need to visit the official website and enter the details as asked.
Shortlist for Entrance test and Interview
List of Shortlisted candidates for the different courses of NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission 2019, for the test/interview process, will be released after the completion of application process. The candidates who will be shortlisted for test/interview will be on the basis of meeting the minimum eligibility criteria. The shortlisted candidates will only receive the admit card.
The applications are invited first and the eligible candidates will be selected from among the total applications received. The candidates shortlisted will receive the admit card and will appear for Interview / test. There are five schools of basic sciences at NISER which are mentioned below.
Schools of basic sciences at NISER, Bhubaneswar are.
- School of Biological Sciences (SBS)
- School of Chemical Sciences (SCS)
- School of Physical Sciences (SPS)
- School of Computer Sciences (SCPS)
- School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS)
After the conduction of Interview/Test the result will be formulated on the basis of the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the selection process, the selection committee of the school will recommend candidates to the Chairman, Academic Council for admission to the Ph.D. program.
Note: All candidates called for the Test / Interview will be paid to and fro single, second-sleeper class railway fare by the shortest route from their place of residence to the Institute/venue of the Test and Interview. They have to produce evidence (railway ticket) in support of their claim.
List of the candidates selected for the admission of NISER Bhubneshwar Ph.D. will be released. Selected candidates will have to report for registration on at NISER with their original documents. To check the result, the link will be provided on the official website (niser.ac.in).
(Information given below is as per the summer session notification!)
The fellowship given by NISER is Rs. 25,000/- for first two years, which will subsequently be enhanced to Rs. 28,000/- for remaining three years, subject to the condition that he/she fulfills all the requirements of the Institute that will be stipulated from time to time.
Official Website: niser.ac.in
For more details of NISER Bhubaneswar Ph.D. Admission 2019 (Winter Session) candidates can refer to the Summer Session Information Notification.
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