Integrated PhD Programme
IISER Kolkata invites applications from motivated students for admission to the Integrated PhD programme for the Autumn 2019.
Eligibility : Students with a B.Sc./B.E./B.Tech./M.B.B.S. or an equivalent degree from any recognized University/Institute/College can apply for the Integrated PhD Programme in Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Earth Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, and Physical Sciences.
Minimum Qualifying marks: Candidates need to secure a minimum of 60% marks/equivalent grades in Honours/Major (if applicable),or 60% marks/equivalent grades in Aggregate (if Honours/Major is not applicable). Those who are appearing in the final examination of their degree course can also apply; for them, the eligibility marks are 60% based on the marks obtained in the undergraduate examinations held till the date of submission of the application form.
Institute-level committee(s) will scrutinize all the applications, and prepare a shortlist of candidates, who will be called for an interview.
The Institute will finally declare the list of selected candidates on the Institute website. Students will be given a monthly fellowship.
For candidates whose final examination marks are not available at the time of interview, admission to the programme will be provisional.Such candidates would have to produce final marksheet to the Academic Office within 60 days of their admission and having secured a minimum of 60% of marks/equivalent grades in Honours/Major (if applicable),or 60% marks/equivalent grades in aggregate (if Honours/Manjor is not applicable).
How To Apply ForIntegrated PhD Programme
Interested candidates should Apply Online latest by 10.05.2019.
Important Dates :
Application portal opens: 08.04.2019
Application portal closes: 10.05.2019
Publication of shortlist for interview: 17.05.2019
Tentative Interview dates: 17.06.2019 to 29.06.2019
Publication of IPhD interview results: 01.07.2019
Preregistration portal opens: 01.07.2019
Preregistration deadline: 10.07.2019
IPhD Registration: 26.07.2019
About IISER Kolkata
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Kolkata) was established in 2006 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD),Government of India. IISER Kolkata is designed to reach the prestigious position in the global setting that IISc, IIMs and IITs presently enjoy. IISER Kolkata is an autonomous institution awarding its own degrees. The central theme of the IISER Kolkata is to integrate education with research so that undergraduate teaching as well as doctoral and postdoctoral research work could be carried out in symbiosis.