Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune

IISER Pune PhD Programs 2018 | Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune | PhD Admission 2018

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research – IISER Pune has invited applications for admission to PhD Program in, Chemistry and Earth and Climate Sciences starting from January 2018 sessions.

PhD Programs Offered

PhD Program in Chemistry and Earth and Climate Sciences.

PhD Eligibility Criteria

PhD Program in Chemistry: 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 applicants) in Master’s Degree in any branch of Science: Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Biology or equivalent.

Applicants with BE / B.Tech / B.Pharm / ME / M.Tech / M.Pharm degree satisfying the above criteria of marks can also apply.

Additionally, the applicant 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 01st January 2018 or; IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students (CGPA >= 7.0).

PhD Program in Earth & Climate Science

Research Areas: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Glaciology.

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 applicants) in Master’s (or BS-MS) degree in Geology/Applied Geology/Geophysics/ Physics/Mathematics/ any branch of Climate Science/ Engineering. Applicants must have Physics and Mathematics in their undergraduate course.

Additionally, the applicant MUST have qualified any ONE of the following exams:

 (a) National Eligibility Test (NET) with VALID* CSIR-JRF/ UGC-JRF

 (b) INSPIRE-PhD fellowship (Should be in possession of Provisional Selection letter at the time of Interview)

 (c) DAE-JEST* or GATE* with a valid score till at least January 01st 2018

IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) students with CGPA >= 7.0.

For students interested in Geophysics and Glaciology, good computer programming skill is desirable.

IISER Pune PhD Selection Procedure

Shortlisted applicants will be called for the written test followed by an interview.

Relaxation of eligibility criteria for SC/ST & PD applicants will be as per Government of India norms. Applicants belonging to reserved category will have to submit relevant certificates if selected.

Applying does not automatically guarantee that an applicant will be shortlisted for interview.

IISER Pune PhD Application Form 2018

Only online applications will be accepted. The applicants must carefully fill and submit the online application form on or before the specified date.

Applicants should complete the online application form by going to the following www.iisertvm.in/iphd/.

After the last date, all applications will be screened and applicants selected for interviews will be intimated by email. Applicants 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 January 01st 2018.

IISER Pune PhD Application Dates 2018

Last Date for submission of Online Application Form for PhD Chemistry: November 03rd 2017

The List of shortlisted applicants (PhD Chemistry) will be displayed on this website: November 07th 2017

Last Date for submission of Online Application Form for PhD ECS: November 10th 2017

IISER Pune PhD Admission 2018 in Chemistry, Application, Dates
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