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NISER Ph.D Admission 2019

National Institute Of Science Education And Research Bhubaneswar – For Admission to Ph.D. Programme – 2019

Course Offered


  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

NISER PhD Eligibility 2019

Biological Sciences

  • Candidate should have 60% in M.Tech or Masters in any branches of Biology, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Veterinary Sciences, Computer Sciences, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology. Students with Master’s degree in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics having interest in pursuing a career in Biology are also encouraged to apply

Chemical Sciences

  • Candidate should have 60% in Masters in Chemistry or allied fields. Student with masters in any branches of Natural or M.Tech in Applied chemistry or Computer Sciences with interest in pursuing career in Chemistry

Physical Sciences

  • Candidate should have 60% or equivalent GPA cumulatively till the last year/semester examination appeared in M.Sc majoring in Physics OR M.E./M.Tech in Applied Physics

Mathematical Sciences

  • Candidate should have 60% in Masters in Mathematics or Statistics or Computer Science.

Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Candidate should have 60% in Masters in Social Sciences and allied disciplines

NISER PhD Admission Application Form 2019

  • The NISER PhD application form available at the official website
  • Visit the official website
  • Click on ‘PhD Admissions’ link and further on ‘Apply Online’
  • Application form will appear
  • Fill the form and upload required documents
  • Preview the form before final submission
  • Submit the form

Note: NISER do not demand any entrance fee from candidates who apply for Ph.D. program.

Required Documents

  • Candidates need to upload the scanned copies of recent passport size photograph and signature. Candidates need to upload scanned copies of documents supporting eligibility criteria. Only a single pdf file (maximum upload limit 2MB) must be uploaded.

NISER PhD Selection Procedure 2019

  • Selection of candidates will be on basis minimum educational qualification set up by the university. The shortlisted candidates will be called for an Interview along with a written test.
  • Based on the academic record and 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: 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 need to produce the railway ticket for reimbursement.

NISER PhD Admission Important Dates 2019

1Registration01st October - 02nd November, 2019
2List of short-listed candidates will be uploaded on NISER website12th November, 2019
3Date of Entrance Examination26th November - 16th December , 2019

Contact Details

National Institute of Science Education and Research ( NISER ),
PO : Bhimpur-Padanpur,
Via: Jatni, Dist: Khurda – 752 050
Phone : 0674-2494013,
Fax : 0674-2494004,
Email :,
Website :

JEE Main

Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.