Admission to PhD Programme-January-2019
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Berhampur invites applications from highly motivated students for admission to the PhD programme starting from January 2019. Currently, IISER Berhampur offers PhD programme in Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematics, and Physical Sciences disciplines. Students with a Master's degree or equivalent in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics OR in any relevant interdisciplinary area closely related to the basic science are encouraged to apply for PhD programme.
Eligibility : 1. M.Sc./M.Tech. Degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI of 7.0 on a 10 point scale. (Overall percentage/CGPA/CPI; not only in majoring subject). 2. If the transcript/grade sheet issued by the Institute/University reports: Only marks, percentage will be considered. Only grades, CGPA/CPI will be considered. If CGPA/CPI is reported on any scale other than 10 (eg. 4 point/ 8 point scale),an equivalent CGPA/CPI will be calculated as per the following formula:
CGPA/CPI in a 10 point scale = (CGPA/CPI Obtained×10)/PS PS = Point scale used by the Institute/University. Both marks and CGPA/CPI Percentage equivalent of CGPA/CPI, as indicated on the transcript/gradesheet, will be considered, if absolute grading was followed. CGPA/CPI ONLY will be considered, if relative grading was followed. 3. Additionally, a National level examination like National Eligibility Test (NET)/GATE/UGC-JRF/JEST/CSIR-JRF/NET-LS/INSPIRE-PhD/JGEEBILS or any other recognized score is mandatory. The certificate/fellowship MUST be valid at the time of admission.
Students whose results for CSIR-UGC NETFellowshipor Rajiv Gandhi Fellowship or INSPIRE-PhD or any other equivalent fellowship are awaited may also apply with their roll number(s) mentioned in the application. Such candidates may walk-in for the interview provided they have qualified examination for any of the above fellowship before the interview date.
How To Apply For Admission to PhD Programme-January-2019
Complete application along with all certificates/enclosures (preferably in single consolidated .pdf file) must be sent to the email id: firstname.lastname@example.org
Only shortlisted candidates called for interview need to bring recommendation letters in sealed envelopes, superscribed with 'Letter of Recommendation for
Last Date for receiving applications : 5th November, 2018
Interview Dates (Tentative) : November 26, 2018 to December 06, 2018.
About Ministry of Human Resource Development MHRD
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD),Government of India, has proclaimed Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Berhampur to promote quality education and cutting edge research in basic sciences and to provide a platform for the faculty to engage in high quality education, at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The classes will begin from the academic session of 2016-17.