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TIFR GS Entrance Exam 2017

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research conducts a graduate program leading to the award of Ph.D., Integrated M.Sc. – Ph.D. as well as M.Sc. Degree Programs in following Subjects – Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer & Systems Sciences ( including Communications and Applied Probability ) and Science Education for the academic year of 2017.

TIFR GS 2017 Eligibility

TIFR GS Mathematics Eligibility : 

  • For Ph.D. : M.A. / M.Sc. / M.Tech.
  • For I – Ph.D. : B.A. / B.Sc. / B.E. / B.Tech. ( Students already / completing an M.Sc. degree by July, 2017 are not eligible ).

TIFR GS Physics Eligibility :

  • For Ph.D. : M.Sc. / M.S. in Physics, or equivalent, on completion of programs(s) of duration not less than 5 years in total.
  • For I – Ph.D. : M.E. / M.Tech. / B.Sc. / B.S. / B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Chem. in Physics, Engineering Physics, or equivalent degree, on completion of program( s ) of duration not less than 3 years in total.
  • Any other degree in Science / Engineering / Medicine, or equivalent, on completion of program( s ) of duration not less than 3 years in total.

In addition :

I – Ph.D. candidates with four or more years of university education who clear the written test may be considered by TCIS for their Ph.D. Program.

TIFR GS Chemistry Eligibility :

  • For Ph.D. : M.Sc. / M.Pharm.
  • For Ph.D. : B.Sc. / B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Pharm.

Candidates with B.E. / B.Tech degrees can optionally get an M.Sc. degree by fulfilling necessary requirements.

TIFR GS Biology Eligibility :

  • For Ph.D. : Masters in Basic Science or Bachelors in Applied Science. These include, M.Sc. ( Ag. ), B.Tech., B.E., B.V.Sc., B.Pharma. ( 4 years course ), MBBS, BDS, M.Pharma. Candidates will be short-listed for interview based on written test marks, CV and Scientific Writeup.
  • For I – Ph.D. / M.Sc. : Bachelors in any Basic Science.

Computer & System Sciences ( Including Communications and Applied Probability ) :

  • For Ph.D. : B.E. / B.Tech. / M.E. / M.Tech. / M.C.A. / M.Sc. degree holders in Computer Science / Information Technology / Electronics & Communications Engineering / Electrical Engineering. Exceptionally well qualified students with B.E. / B.Tech. / M.E. / M.Tech. / M.Sc. / B.Sc. or equivalent degrees in other disciplines may also be considered.

Candidates not holding a Master’s degree and admitted to a Ph.D. / Int. Ph.D. program can receive an M.Sc. degree in some subjects by fulfilling prescribed requirements.

TIFR GS 2017 Exam Schedule

S.NoSubjectsTest Timings
Morning Session
1Physics09:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
2Chemistry09:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
3Computer & Systems Sciences09:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
Afternoon Session
 4Mathematics02:30 P.M. to 04:30 P.M.
5Biology02:30 P.M. to 04:30 P.M.

56 thoughts on “Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Entrance Exam – TIFR GS 2017

  1. Hello, I have completed my B.Sc(M.P.Cs) in 2013 and working in a BPO Company, can I apply for the TIFR now?

  2. Hello,
    I have completed my B.Sc(M.P.Cs) in 2013 and working in a BPO Company, can I apply for the TIFR now?

  3. Hlw sir I am 12 th pass student and I want to do btech from tata so I want to know the date of application form for 2016

  4. what was cut off for integrated phd in biological science in last year? and what is expected of the same subject in this year?

  5. Hello sir i want know the cut off marks of GS biology. How many minimum no. of questions are to be attempt in this exam? plz reply soon…

  6. good evening sir,
    its my humbel request to help me out that a single student for can apply for two exams of different session

  7. m a final year bsc.zoology student. can i apply for integrated phd msc prgm?. i would like to the no.of attempts tht can b made

  8. sir,i am B.Sc group BZC, not mathmatics in inter mediate exam .i can eligible for M.Sc enterence exam in chemistry

  9. sir my name is Sunitha D/O Basavaraj I wish to write 2015 Msc Mathematics entrance exams but I don’t have nodes of that syllabus please help me sir & application form is available on internet sir?

  10. sir my name is Sunitha D/O Basavaraja I wish to write 2015 entrance exam for Msc mathematics but I don’t have any source to study please help me sir

  11. WHERE IS THE RESULT OF TIR GS BIOLOGY? IM NOT GETTING IT. AND IS IT THAT WE WILL NOT GET ANY NOTIFICATIO ABOUT OUR MARKS OR AOUT OUR RESULT?

  12. I am a 12 std student and honestly a average student also my favourite subject is physics and i am interested to work with the TIFR.

  13. Am S.Pavithra in this current year, I have completed my M.Sc.,Biotechnology….
    Due to my sickness and staying in a village town am unable to apply for TIFR GS 2015 ONLINE APPLICATION kindly help me for how to proceed and apply for walk-in exam.

  14. MYSELF PRINCE PURSUING BSC BIOTECH 2ND YEAR GHAZIABAD……..CAN I APPLY FOR MSC IN MEDICAL BIOTECH IN TIFFER?

  15. I am doing B.Sc in physics at MSU Baroda. plz guide me through the elligibility citerrie and pre procedure for exm and exams details for the interviews.
    By PATEL JANAKIBEN J. from bARODA, Gujrat, INdia

  16. i am doing bsc in microbio plz guide me through the elligibility critrria and prep procedure 4 the xam and the exam details for the interviews.

  17. i am student of M Sc physics semester 3 from Kumaun university Uttrakhand.please inform me about the syllabus of TIFR for which i am eligible to participate in entrance exam held on 8 December 2013 in Uttrakhand.

  18. plz guide us about the entrance exam for integrated phd or msc of mathematics and give us information about admission in tifr.

  19. plz guide me about the entrance exam for integrated phd or msc of mathematics and give us information about the admission in tifr.

  20. Hi all,
    I have selected for interview in TIFR. Interview will be held on March 20th 2013. How was ur interview? What type of questions did they ask u? and what was the duration of interview. ? Please share ur experience here.

  21. please let me know about the competitive exams for integrated phd or msc and opportunities given to physics students

  22. respected sir..i completed my msc in microbiology should i eligible for TIFR examination 2013 ..please guide me with syllabus…cost of application…other details..
    thanking you

  23. PLZ GUIDE ME REGARDING ADMISSION PROCEDURE OF JGEEBILS???????
    HAD APPLIED FOR TIFR ENTRENCE, NW HAVE TO GO FOR FILLING APPLICATION FORMS SEPERATELY FOR ALL INSTITUTION LIKED IN JGEEBILS?????
    BCZ HAD SEEN THAT NBCR WEBSITE THEY HAVE WRITTEN THAT SUBMITE YOUR APPLICATION FORMS ALONG WITH TIFR REG I.D N DD OF RS. 300 PAYABLE AT NBCR. 5TH OCT ONWARDS.???????

  24. hay good after noon sir,
    i am salony kaushik i am last year in b.s.c.so i want complete information of tifr exam.

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