Pune: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune has invited online application from eligible candidates for PhD program in Chemistry (January 2018). Selection will be based on interviews of the short-listed candidates.
The closing last date for submission of online application is 16 October 2017.
1. 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 / BTech / BPharm / ME / MTech / MPharm degree satisfying the above criteria of marks can also apply.
Additionally, the candidate must have qualified any one of the following exams:
(a) Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) with VALID* CSIR-JRF/UGC-JRF
(b) CSIR/UGC NET-LS
(c) INSPIRE-Ph.D. fellowship (Should possess Provisional Selection Letter at the time of Interview)
(d) JEST* or GATE* qualified
* The scores/ranks MUST be valid at least till 01 January, 2018
2. IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students (CGPA >= 7.0)
Candidates who are appearing or are about to appear for final examinations of the qualifying degree program are eligible to apply for PhD program. However, if selected, admission to the PhD program would be conditional upon their completing the qualifying degree with the defined marks criteria, before 01 January 2018.
For exact eligibility, how to apply, selection process, candidates should refer the exact admission notification, which is uploaded on the official website of IISER Pune.