Bhubaneswar: National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), an autonomous Institute under Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), has released PhD Admission Notification for Summer Session 2018-19. These programme will commence from 27 July 2018.
PhD Proggrames are offered by NISER, Bhubaneswar in the following departments: School of Biological Sciences (SBS), School of Chemical Sciences (SCS), School of Physical Sciences (SPS), School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS), and School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS).
Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 26 March 2018.
Biological Science: 60% in MTech 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: 60% in Masters in Chemistry or allied fields. Student with masters in any branches of Natural or MTech in Applied chemistry or Computer Sciences with interest in pursuing career in Chemistry.
Physical Sciences: 60% or equivalent GPA cumulatively till the last year/semester examination appeared in MSc majoring in Physics or ME/MTech in Applied Physics.
Mathematical Sciences: 60% in Masters in Mathematics or Statistics or Computer Science.
Humanities and Social Sciences: 60% in Masters in Social Sciences and allied disciplines.
PhD programmes under the School of Humanities and Social Sciences are available in the disciplines of Economics, Psychology, Sociology and English.
Candidates should have qualified the CSIR-UGCNET/GATE/GPAT/JEST/INSPIRE (Doctoral fellowship under AORC Scheme)/JGEEBILS or any other equivalent national level examination, valid for the current year in the relevant area of research.
There are some additional requirements on school specific. Hence, for exact eligibility criteria, candidates should refer the PhD Admission Advertisement Summer 2018 of NISER:
Financial Support: NISER provides Junior Research Fellowships (JRF): of Rs 25,000/- for first two years, which will subsequently be enhanced to Rs 28,000/- for remaining three years.
For how to apply and more details on the PhD Admission, interested candidates should visit the official website of NISER Bhubaneswar.