IISER Pune PhD

IISER Pune PhD Admission 2018

The PhD programme at IISER Pune is a blend of class room curriculum and mentoring under graduate students along with a major research component. IISER Pune admits students to doctoral programme in Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Climate Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and inter disciplinary areas of research.

Students with a Master’s degree in Science / Engineering / Mathematics with at least 60% marks ( aggregate ) are encouraged to apply to our PhD programme. In addition to the qualifying degree, we expect the students to have qualified a national examination such as CSIR – UGC NET / GATE / JEST / NBHM / JGEEBILS, etc. depending on their area of research interest. Students will be selected to the PhD program based on performance in the interviews.

IISER Pune PhD Admission 2018 Eligibility

PhD ( Biology )

A qualifying score in the JGEEBILS exam conducted in December 2017.

Minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in Masters’ Degree in any branch of Science : Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biological Sciences / Ecology & Environmental Sciences / Biodiversity / Psychology or equivalent. BE / B.Tech / M.Tech or MBBS degree holders may also apply.

In addition to the above criteria, the candidate must have qualified any one of the following exams :

  • National Eligibility Test ( NET ) with valid* CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF
  • DBT-JRF-A / ICMR-JRF / DBT-BINC
  • CSIR / UGC NET-LS# or DAE-JEST$ or GATE or GPAT$ or NBHM in last twoyears ( 2016 – 2018 ).
  • INSPIRE-PhD fellowship ( Should be in possession of Provisional Selection Letter at the time of Interview )
  • IISER BS-MS ( All IISERs ) Dual degree students ( CGPA >= 7.0 )

* The scores / ranks must be valid at least till 1st August, 2018.

# For CSIR-LS rank-holders, up to rank 200 are eligible.

$  For DAE-JEST / GPAT rank-holders, up to rank 500 are eligible.

Ecology and Evolution

Qualified GATE ( Ecology ) with a score that is valid on 1st August, 2018. Please note that any other GATE ( e.g. Life Sciences etc. ) will not be considered for this purpose.

Minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( Not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST ) in Masters’ Degree in any branch of Science : Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biological Sciences / Ecology & Environmental Sciences / Biodiversity / Psychology or equivalent. BE / B.Tech / M.Tech or MBBS degree holders may also apply.

Quantitative Biology

Minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in Masters’ Degree in any branch of Science : Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biological Sciences / Ecology & Environmental Sciences / Biodiversity / Psychology or equivalent. BE / B.Tech / M.Tech or MBBS degree holders may also apply.

In addition to the above criteria, the candidate MUST have qualified any ONE of the following exams :

  • National Eligibility Test ( NET ) with valid* CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF
  • DBT-JRF-A / ICMR-JRF / DBT-BINC
  • CSIR / UGC NET-LS# or DAE-JEST$ or GATE or GPAT$ or NBHM in last two years ( 2016 – 2018 ).
  • INSPIRE-Ph.D. fellowship ( Should be in possession of Provisional Selection Letter at the time of Interview )
  • IISER BS-MS ( All IISERs ) Dual degree students ( CGPA >= 7.0 )

* The scores / ranks must be valid at least until 1st August, 2018.

# CSIR-LS rank-holders up to rank 200 are eligible.

DAE-JEST / GPAT rank-holders up to rank 500 are eligible.

Chemistry

Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in Master’s Degree in any branch of Science: Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biology or equivalent. Candidates with BE / B.Tech / B.Pharm / ME / M.Tech / M.Pharm degree satisfying the above criteria of marks can also apply.

Additionally, the candidate must have qualified any One of the following exams :

  • Qualified National Eligibility Test ( NET ) with valid* CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF
  • CSIR / UGC NET-LS
  • INSPIRE – Ph.D. fellowship ( Should possess Provisional Selection Letter at the time of Interview )
  • JEST* or GATE* qualified

* The scores / ranks must be valid at least till 1st August, 2018 (or) IISER BS-MS ( All IISERs ) Dual degree students ( CGPA >= 7.0 )

Earth & Climate Science

The Earth and Climate Science program at the IISER Pune invites applications from highly motivated students for admissions to Doctor of Philosophy ( PhD ) program for the session August, 2018.

Research Areas: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Glaciology

Minimum Eligibility : Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in Master’s ( or BS-MS) degree in Geology / Applied Geology / Geophysics / Physics / Mathematics / any branch of Climate Science / Engineering. Candidates must have Physics and Mathematics in their undergraduate course.

Additionally, the candidate must have qualified any one of the following exams :

  • National Eligibility Test ( NET ) with valid* CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF
  • INSPIRE-Ph.D. fellowship ( Should be in possession of Provisional Selection letter at the time of Interview )
  • DAE-JEST* or GATE* with a valid score till at least 1st August, 2018.

( *The scores / ranks must be valid at least till 1st August, 2018 ) (or)

IISER BS-MS ( All IISERs ) students with CGPA >= 7.0

Mathematics

Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10-point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in any Master’s degree or a four-year Bachelor’s Degree can apply.

Additionally, the candidate must satisfy any one of the following criteria :

  • Appeared for NBHM 2017 or NBHM 2018 PhD exam
  • Qualified National Eligibility Test ( NET ) with valid* CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF in Mathematics
  • CSIR / UGC NET-LS in Mathematics ( Date of passing should be in December 2016 and onwards )
  • Valid* GATE score in Mathematics

* The scores / ranks must be valid at least till 1st August, 2018 (or) IISER BS-MS ( All IISERs ) Dual degree students (CGPA >= 7.0) (or) Candidates with INSPIRE doctoral fellowship ( valid for 5 years ) are also eligible to apply.

Physics

Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in Master’s degree in Physics, Material science or B. Tech / M. Tech in related branches satisfying the above criteria of marks can also apply.

Additionally, the candidate MUST satisfy at least one of the following criteria :

( Those with an M.Tech. degree should have qualified GATE with the rank specified below after B. Tech or equivalent ) :

  • Qualified National Eligibility Test ( NET ) with Valid* CSIR-JRF / UGC-JRF
  • CSIR / UGC NET-LS qualified within last 2 years and with rank less than or equal to 500.
  • JEST* or GATE* qualified with rank less than or equal to 500.
  • Inspire-PhD fellowship holders. ( Should be in possession of Provisional Selection Letter at the time of Interview )

* The scores / ranks must be valid at least till 1st August, 2018 (or) IISER BS-MS ( All IISERs ) Dual degree students ( CGPA >= 7.0 )

Humanities & Social Sciences

  • The applicant should have an MA / MSc degree in one or more of the following subjects: Any of the Sciences ( Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Climate Sciences, Mathematics, Physics ), Anthropology, Archaeology, Cultural Heritage Studies, Economics, English Literature, History, History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine, Philosophy, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, and allied disciplines, or the Fine and Performing Arts. Applicants from Architecture, Engineering / Technology, and Medicine are eligible after a Bachelor’s degree ( minimum four years ).
  • UGC / NET / GATE / NBHM or any other appropriate national level eligibility test in any science or humanities / social sciences is required.
  • The applicant should have a minimum of 60% aggregate ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) or CGPA 6 out of 10-point scale ( 5.5 or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) for a Master’s Degree.

IISER Pune PhD 2018 Application Procedure

Only online applications will be accepted.

The candidates must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before the specified date.

After the last date, all applications will be screened and candidates selected for interviews will be intimated by email.

IISER Pune PhD 2018 Important Dates

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1Last date for submission of IISER Pune PhD Online Application Form 15th April, 2018

 

IISER Pune Integrated PhD

IISER Pune Integrated PhD Admission

IISER Pune invites online applications for admission to Integrated PhD Programme in Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics for the batch starting in August 2018.

IISER Pune Integrated PhD Eligibility

Biology

Eligibility : List of candidates eligible to apply based on their JGEEBILS score will be posted here later. Listed candidates will receive a link to the iPhD application form via email.

Additional EligibilityCriteria : 60% marks ( in aggregate ) or equivalent CGPA for General / OBC ( 55% or equivalent CGPA for SC / ST ) in Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in any in any one of the following disciplines : Biological Sciences / Biodiversity / Chemistry / Ecology and Environmental Sciences / Mathematics / Physics / Pharmacy / Medical Sciences / Engineering ( BE / BTech ).

Candidates in the final year of their Bachelor’s degree are also eligible to apply. However, their final selection is subject to their successful completion of the Bachelor’s degree with the above mentioned requirements at the time of admission. ( Scheduled to be 1st August, 2018 )

Chemistry

Eligibility Criteria : Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in B. Sc. ( General / B.Sc. majoring in Chemistry, Physics & Biology ) and qualifying additional criteria as given below can apply for Integrated PhD Program in Chemistry starting August 2018.

Additional Criteria : Candidates with rank No. 800 or less in JAM ( Chemistry ) 2018 can apply for the Integrated PhD program in Chemistry.

Note :

  • Candidates who are in the final year of qualifying degree, who have appeared / about to appear for the final exams can also apply for Int. PhD program. If selected for admission to the program, the candidate will be given provisional admission subjected to completing the qualifying degree, as per the criteria specified above, before 1st August, 2018.
  • Applying to integrated PhD program in Chemistry does not automatically guarantee that a candidate will be shortlisted for the interview. The department may use additional criteria in order to shortlist candidates for interviews depending on the number of applications received ( e.g., JAM ranking ).

Mathematics

Eligibility Criteria : Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in B.Sc. any specialization and qualifying additional criteria as given below can apply for Integrated Ph.D. Program in Mathematics 2018.

Additional Criteria : Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview on the basis of their score / ranking in :

  • JAM 2018 in MA or MS only (or)
  • NBHM 2018

Physics

Eligibility : Minimum 60% marks in aggregate ( overall percentage; not only in majoring subject ) or CGPA 6 out of 10 point scale ( 55% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate for SC / ST and PD candidates ) in B.Sc. / B.Tech / B.E And Rank better than or equal to 500 in either JAM ( Physics ) 2018 or JEST ( Physics ) 2018.

IISER Pune Int PhD Application 2018

  • Only online applications will be accepted.
  • The candidates must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before 15th April 2018.
  • After the last date, all applications will be screened and candidates selected for interviews will be intimated by email.

IISER Pune Int PhD Important Dates 2018

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1Last Date for Submission of Application Form15th April, 2018

 
 

Contact Details

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research,
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road,
Pashan, Pune – 411 021,
India.
Phone No. : + 91 ( 20 ) 2590 8000,
Fax No : + 91 ( 20 ) 2586 5086,
Email : webmaster@iiserpune.ac.in,
Website : www.iiserpune.ac.in.

23 thoughts on “Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune – IISER Pune Admission 2018

  1. I m a microbiology student,i m shortlisted for the exam to be held on 2nd feb..may i know the pattern of exam papers and also about syllabus? may i get previous quetion papers?

  2. Dear Sir
    Please tell me how to get addmission in IISSER Pune. Currently I am in 12th class.
    Thanks

  3. Sir I m shortlisted for iPhd program in physics..please send me sample papers or previous papers links..so i can do well in exam.

  4. hello sir,
    I want to join iiser for physics – undergraduate course – 2012 . how should i apply. pls inform .
    thanks

  5. Dear Sir,

    I’m an Lecturer at the Collage of Education – Aden (Mathematics Department) / Aden University and I’m very glad to send you this e-mail hoping that you get the chance to read it and that you can help me in continuing my higher study, where I have finished my master degree in MATHEMATICS EDUCATION with thesis which titled as follows:‎

    ‎ “The effect of Vedic Method to perform of multiplication and ‎division on the achievement the pupils of the 5th grade in ‎Aden”.‎

    Dear Sir,

    I shall be grateful if you can give me more informatiom about Doctorate Programma in Mathematics Education, and what are its conditions.

    Your response to my demand shall be highly appreciated.

    Your’s Faithfully
    Osama Bagersh

    Osama Moh’d Hassan BAGERSH
    P.O.Box No. 4047,
    Crater-Aden 101
    Republic of Yemen
    E-mail: osamabagersh@yahoo.com

  6. Sir; I am a student of class XII.I want to study in IISER institute. Hou can i jion in it?if through any axam?what’s this exam?

  7. respected sir, i am short listed by iiser mohali for ms-phd programm in biology. i want to know d pattren,syllabus and a link to sample papers related vid d screening test in above mentioned field.thanx

  8. is there any aptitude test required for admission? Is there any negative marking?

  9. sir i want to know that what is the paper pattern for iiser 2012?is there any negative marking?is the paper pattern is the same as iit- jee 2012…sir i also want solutions of sample paper of iiser given in the official website of iiser admission 2012…how can i get it?can i get previous question papers?is it helpful to iiser aptitiude test..sir how can i preare for iiser 2012 from now onwards?.sir i got 100%marks in plus one…my results will come on may 15..

  10. sir, actually i want to know about the illigiblity criteria for BS and also i want to go in research field then what is the basic criteria for this one;
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    actually my age is 26 years and i want to for bachelor’s degree plz guide me

  11. hi sir, if u please tell me is there any test for admission for integrated phd. from
    mohali and TRIVANDRAM IISER.

  12. Sir I want to research deep int the world of Chemistry, What are procedure to get into your Institute ?

  13. Sir, i am a student of class xii.I wish to study in iiser institute at Trivandram.what are the new job opportunities.Your response to my comment shall be highly appreciated.

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