National Geophysical Research Institute – NGRI Admission 2019

National Geophysical Research Institute NGRI Admission 2019

CSIR National Geophysical Research Institute invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to Doctor of Philosophy ( PhD ) in Earth Science program for the academic year 2019 – 2020.

CSIR NGRI Admission Eligibility 2019

  • The basic eligibility criteria for admission to this program is M.Sc. / M.Sc. Tech / M. Tech degree with first class ( 60% marks ) in any branch of physical sciences, viz. Geoscience / Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics.
  • Candidates are also required to qualify CSIR-UGC-NET for Junior Research Fellowship ( JRF ). Selection of candidates is done on the basis of their performance in a personal interview session conducted by AcSIR ( CSIR – NGRI ).

CSIR NGRI Admission Application Form 2019

CSIR National Geophysical Research Institute admission application form is available in the official website

  • Aspiring candidates may visit the AcSIR official website and fill the online application form.
  • The application process also requires candidates to submit his / her research objectives as well as the recommendation of the respective project leader directly to Coordinator AcSIR within the specified dates.
  • Applications received beyond the prescribed deadline will be thoroughly rejected.
  • Once applications have been received, NGRI shortlists candidates on the basis of their CSIR – NET score and other factors such as academic performance, work experience etc. and conducts a personal interview session based on which selections are done.

Documents Checklist

  • UGC – NET / JRF Admit Card and Score Card
  • Class XII, Graduation and Master Degree Certificates and Marks Cards
  • Research Proposal and Recommendation Letter
  • Category Certificate, as applicable
  • Sponsorship Certificate from the Head of Organization
  • Medical Certificate for Fitness
  • Any other document deemed necessary

CSIR NGRI Selection Procedure 2019

  • Selection is through Personal Interview

CSIR NGRI Admission Important Dates 2019

Sr NoEventDate
1Date of Close of Deposit of Fee & Submission of Online Application30th August, 2019
2Last Date of receipt of Duly complete hard copy on online application in Examination Unit4th September, 2019
3Last Date of receipt of Duly complete hard copy on online application in Examination Unit From Remote areas10th September, 2019
4Publication of list of candidates registered for test on CSIR website1st November, 2019
5Date of CSIR UGC NET examination22nd December, 2019

Contact Details

CSIR National Geophysical Research Institute,
Uppal Road, Hyderabad – 500007,
Telangana, India,
Phone No. : +91 40 2701 2000,
Fax : + 91 40 27171564,
Email :,
Website :