Sunday, 25 November 2012

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Integrated PhD Admission Notice 2013

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)
First floor, Central Tower, Sai Trinity Building
Garware Circle, Sutarwadi, Pashan
Pune, Maharashtra 411021, India
IISER Integrated PhD Admission Notice 2013
UPDATE: IISER Pune invites application for Integrated PhD programme starting in August 2013. The applications open from 15 November 2012. The application submission deadline is 15 December 2012. Apply here.
Applications have been invited for the Integrated PhD programs of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune scheduled to commence from August 2013 in the following areas of basic sciences:
   1. Biological Sciences
   2. Chemical Sciences
   3. Physical Sciences
Eligibility:
1. Biological Sciences:
First Class or 60% marks (55% for SC / ST) in MSc in any branch of Science - Biological Sciences / Ecology & Environmental Sciences / Biodiversity / Biochemical / Biophysical / Biomathematical or equivalent. Including Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.
BTech / MTech / MBBS degree holders may also apply.
The candidate MUST qualify National Eligibility Test (NET) with CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF or DBT-JRF-A or ICMR-JRF or INSPIRE-PhD (with rank 1 to 500) OR have a valid GATE (rank <300 apply.="apply." p="p" to="to">
2. Chemical Sciences:
First Class or 60% marks (55% for SC / ST) in MSc or equivalent degree in Chemistry / Physics / Biochemistry / Material Science / Bioinformatics / Pharmacy
The candidate should have qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) with CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF OR INSPIRE-PhD OR GATE (with rank 500 and below) to apply.
3. Physical Sciences:
First Class or 60% marks (55% for SC / ST) in:
(i) MSc or equivalent degree in Physics / Material Science OR
(ii) BE / BTech / MTech
The candidate should have qualified at least one of the following tests / fellowship in Physics valid for the current academic year:
(i)    CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF
(ii)   JEST / GATE with ranks less than or equal to 500
(iii)  INSPIRE-PhD fellowship.
Application:
Application form has to be filled online at
Fill the online application form completely and attested copies of all supporting documents (mark sheets, certificates, age proof, caste certificate, etc.) are to be brought in at the time of the interview.
The application submission deadline is 15 December 2012.
The entrance examination would be held at IISER Pune on 2-3 February, 2013 (Saturday - Sunday). The written examination would be held on the 2 February, 2013 and the interviews of the shortlisted candidates will commence the same afternoon. Depending on the number of shortlisted candidates, interviews would continued on 3 February, 2013.
For details, log on to the website link: