Method of Application
START DATE - END DATE
02nd Mar 2019 - 01st Apr 2019
National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) is a research institute founded in the year 2007. NISER provides a five-year integrated MSc and Ph.D. degrees in pure & applied sciences. Presently 380 students are enrolled in postgraduate courses and 120 are enrolled in doctoral courses.
The institute provides admission to Ph.D. program that are running in following schools of basic sciences at NISER such as 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).
For Admission in Ph.D.
02nd Mar 2019 - 01st Apr 2019
|Registration||02nd Mar - 01st Apr , 2019|
|List of short-listed aspirants will be uploaded on NISER website||20th Apr, 2019|
Eligibility criteria are set up by the university according to the course details. Students with Master’s degree in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics having interest in studying a career in Biology are also encouraged to apply Chemical Sciences60% in Masters in Chemistry or allied fields. The criteria are as follows:
|Course||At Least Educational Qualification|
|Biological Sciences||60% in M.Tech or Masters in any disciplines of Biology, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Veterinary Sciences, Computer Sciences, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology. The student with masters in any disciplines of Natural or M.Tech in Applied chemistry or Computer Sciences with interest in studying the career in Chemistry|
|Physical Sciences||60% or equivalent GPA cumulatively till the last year/semester examination appeared in M.Sc majoring in Physics OR M.E./M.Tech 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 branches|
Age: Age of aspirant must not be more than 28 years on April 1, 2018.
Note: Aspirants must qualify the CSIR-UGCNET/ GATE/ GPAT/ JEST/ INSPIRE (Doctoral fellowship under AORC Scheme)/ JGEEBILS or any other equivalent national level examination, valid for that year in the relevant area of research.
The application form is available online on the official website i.e. http://www.niser.ac.in/phd-online. The steps of application procedure are as follows:
Note: NISER does not demand any entrance fee from aspirants who apply for Ph.D. program.
Aspirants required to upload the scanned copies of recent passport size photograph and signature. Aspirants required to upload scanned copies of documents supporting eligibility criteria. Only a single pdf file (maximum upload limit 2MB) must be uploaded.
Selection of aspirants will be on a basis at least educational qualification set up by the university. They required producing the railway ticket for reimbursement.The shortlisted aspirants will be called for an Interview along with a written test.
Note: Aspirants called for the Test/ Interview will be paid to and fro single, second sleeper class railway fare by the shortest route from their place of residence to the Institute/ venue of the Test and Interview.
In case of any doubt or query, kindly contact at:
Dean (Academic Affairs),
National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER),
Email: [email protected]
*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification alloted by the University/College