CSIR IGIB Phd Admission 2018 – Eligibility, Application Form, Dates
CSIR Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) PhD Admission 2018
CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) has invited applications for admission to PhD Programme for Research in frontier areas of modern biology leading to a PhD degree for 2018 sessions.
CSIR IGIB Phd Eligibility Criteria 2018
Masters’ degree (M.Sc/MTech/MPharm) with at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in any branch of Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics/Computer Science or Allied subjects with special interest in Biology.
B.Tech (in Biological sciences or other branches with special interest in Biology)/B.Pharm/B.E./MBBS applicants with at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) may also apply.
In addition to this, all applicants should also have obtained at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in their XIIth standard board Exam. Both the criteria are relaxed for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) applicants to a minimum of 55% in the highest qualifying exam and at the XIIth standard board exam.
Applicants who are awaiting results for the highest qualifying examinations are allowed to appear, but their admission is subject to clearing all the eligibility criteria at the time of admission.
Fellowship: MSc/M Tech/M Pharm/B Tech/B Pharm/BE/MBBS applicants should hold CSIR-UGC (JRF)/DBT (JRF)/ICMR-JRF/DST-INSPIRE or equivalent (fellowship certificate should be valid at least till 31st July 2017, in all cases).
Fellowship conditions should allow them to work in CSIR Laboratories and under CSIR projects. B. Tech/B. Pharm/ B.E students who fulfill the conditions for GATE-JRF fellowship (http://csirhrdg.nic.in/gate.html) are also eligible.
Age Limit: Upper age limit is 28 years (as on the closing date of application, 31st May 2018) which is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy)/physically handicapped persons as well as women applicants as per Govt. of India rules in this regard.
CSIR IGIB Phd Selection Process 2018
All applicants fulfilling minimum eligibility criteria will be invited through email for appearing for interviews at CSIR-IGIB, Delhi, from in the month of June 2018.
There will be two rounds of interviews. The first round will be aimed at evaluating abilities to comprehend, analyze and reason along with the aptitude of the applicant in biological sciences.
The applicants will be informed of their dates through the Admit Card that they obtain after completing the application process and successful payment.
Applicants shortlisted based on the first round of interviews will have to appear for the second round of interviews on the 2nd week of June 2018. The applicants will be evaluated for their aptitude in biological sciences with the special focus on their research proposal that they are to submit at the time of application.
The applicants should be ready to make a short 10-minute presentation based on their research interest and research proposal.
Applicants finally selected will have an interaction session with the scientists of the Institute on the 2nd week of 2018.
CSIR IGIB Phd Application Form 2018
Links to the application form is available at www.igib.res.in Instructions for filling in the application form and the last date for application is given therein.
Applicants will have to submit a non-refundable application fee of Rs.1000/- [Rs.500/- for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) applicants]. Instructions for the payment will be available on the website.
You will get your admit card in your registered email address following this. Please read the details provided in the admit card carefully.
CSIR IGIB PhD Admission Dates 2018
Application form available from April 1st, 2018
Last date of accepting application: May 31st, 2018