Areas of research:
Molecular Biology, Cell Biology & Immunology, Protein Science & Engineering, Applied & Environmental Microbiology, Bioinformatics, Medicinal Chemistry, Biochemical Engineering.
Candidates with Master’s Degree (M.Sc./M. Tech/M. Pharm) with minimum aggregate of 55% marks or equivalent in CGPA in any branch of Life sciences / Biotechnology / Physics / Chemistry / Computer Sciences or allied subject with special interest in Biology OR B. Tech (in Information Technology/Computer Sciences/ Biological Sciences or other branches with special interest in Biology) / B. Pharm / B.E. / MBBS candidates with at least 55 % (or equivalent in CGPA) may apply. B. Tech/B. Pharm/BE students who fulfill the condition for GATE-JRF fellowship (http://csirhrdg.res.in/jrfgate.pdf ) are also eligible.
The minimum aggregate of marks in case of SC/ST/Differently-abled candidates are 50%.
Candidates also need to have any of the valid research fellowships such as CSIR/UGC NET or DBT JRF examination (‘A’ Category) or DST INSPIRE Fellowship or ICMR JRF examination or other equivalent fellowship. Please note that valid proofs, of Fellowship examinations, and Masters’/ Bachelor’s degree or those awaiting their final results are mandatory for appearing in the interview. Those coming for interview must be prepared to be present in Chandigarh for two days, which is the approximate time required to finalize the admission. No TA/DA or any other expenses will be paid for appearing in the interview. Candidates must also state their present occupation, if any, before the interview; any concealment may result in cancellation of admission at any stage.
How to apply:
The application should be submitted online at http://acsir.res.in
Last date: 24th October, 2019.
For more details, please visit, https://www.imtech.res.in/ or https://www.imtech.res.in/students-corner/phd-admissions