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Phd Admission 2015, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) Thiruvanthapuram

 
Phd Admission 2015, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) Thiruvanthapuram

Application invites for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Admission 2015, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) Thiruvanthapuram.

Applications are invited from highly motivated students for admission to the PhD Programme of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research - Thiruvananthapuram (IISER-TVM), starting January 2015

Phd Admission 2015 Eligibility Criteria:

Application invites for folowing courses are given below :

Phd in Biological Sciences : Research Areas: Ecology and Evolution, Eukaryotic Cell and Structural Biology, Genetics and Genomics, Cell Signaling, Immunology, Plant Patterning, Prokaryotic Cell Biology, Microbiology, Regeneration and Evolutionary Development Biology and Neurobiology

Eligibility Criteria:

=> Master’s degree in Biological/Chemical/Physical/Mathematical/ Allied Medical Sciences or a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine with a minimum 60% marks or CGPA 6.0 on a scale of 10, or equivalent is desirable

=> Qualifying in one of the following national level tests, with validity as on 01st January 2015, CSIR-UGC-JRF/DBT-JRF/DST-INSPIRE for Ph.D/ICAR-JRF /ICMR JRF/GATE (Ecology)/JGEEBILS or in a written aptitude test conducted at IISER-TVM is required

Selection Procedure:

=> Candidates who have not qualified CSIR-UGC-JRF/DBT-JRF/DST-INSPIRE for Ph.D/ICAR-JRF/ICMR-JRF will be asked, if shortlisted, to first appear for a written aptitude test, in General Biology or Ecology, conducted at IISER-TVM

=> The written test will consist of questions at the Master’s level in Biological Sciences (Ecology or General Biology) and +2 level in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

=> All candidates who qualify either the IISER-TVM written aptitude test or CSIR-UGC-JRF/DBT-JRF/DST-INSPIRE for Ph.D/ICAR-JRF/ICMR JRF national test will have to appear for interviews at IISER-TVM

=> The final selection will be solely based on the performance in interviews

Phd in Chemical Sciences :

Research Areas:

Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis/DNA Nanotechnology/ Supramolecular Chemistry, Protein Structure Determination through NMR Spectroscopy, Photochemistry, Photophysics, Nanomaterials

Eligibility Criteria:

The candidate must have a master’s degree in Chemical Sciences with 60% marks or equivalent The candidate must have qualified CSIR-UGC-JRF/GATE examinations valid as on 01st January 2015 and INSPIRE Ph.D fellowship for Ph.D

Previous research experience and quality publications will be considered as an added qualification

Selection Procedure:

The shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview at IISER-TVM The selection of the candidate will be based on the performance in the interview

Phd in Mathematical Sciences:
Research Areas: Functional Analysis, Partial Differential Equations (PDEs), Control Theory, Mathematical Fluid Dynamics, Image Processing using PDEs, Stochastic Processes, Group Theory, Commutative Algebra, Homological Algebra, Mathematical Finance, Financial Engineering, Numerical Analysis & Scientific Computing, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Eligibility Criteria:

Master’s degree in Mathematics/Statistics/ in a relevant area of science with desired CPI of 6.5 (or 60% of marks) and a valid CSIR-UGC-JRF/NBHM/GATE/INSPIRE Ph.D as on 01st January 2015; or Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology in a relevant area with desired CPI of 6.5 (or 60% of marks) with valid GATE score as on 01st January 2014

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology in a relevant area with a desired CPI of 7.0 (or 65% of marks), an appearance in the Indian National Math Olympiad (INMO) in class XI or XII, and a valid CSIR-UGC-JRF/NBHM/GATE as on 01st January, 2015

Selection Procedure:

Shortlisted applicants will be called for both the written test and interview The final selection will be solely based on the performance in the written test and interview

Phd in Physical Sciences:

Research Areas:

Quantum Phase Transitions, Vortex State of Superconductors, Low Temperature Electron Transport in Nano Structures, Terahertz Optical Spectroscopy of Semiconductors, Nanoscale Materials and Devices, Energy Storage, Photonics, Semiconductor Physics and Devices, Solar Cells, Studies on Magnetic and Superconducting Material, Scanning Tunnelling Microscopy Induced Light Emission and Nanoscale Metal-Semiconductor Junctions

Eligibility Criteria:

Master’s degree in Physical Sciences, Engineering or Technology in areas closely related to the interests of the physics faculty at IISER TVM 60% marks or equivalent is desirable Qualifying in one of the following national level tests with validity as on 01st January 2015, GATE/CSIR-UGC-JRF/JEST-2014/INSPIRE PhD fellowship Applicants with M.Tech need a GATE score valid as of 01st January 2014

Phd Admission 2015 Application Procedure:

=> Applicants should complete the online application form by going to the following URL: http://www.iisertvm.in/phd/

=> Applicants will also be prompted to upload all the supporting documents, like photograph, signature, community certificate and national level examination (CSIR/NBHM/Inspire etc) online

=> Applicants should provide Name/Affiliation/Contact number and Email address of two referees in the application form

=> Applicants should download the Referee Report Form here and forward them to the concerned referees; the completed reports should be obtained in sealed envelopes and be submitted by the candidates, directly while attending the selection interviews

=> GE/OBC (SC/ST/PH) applicants are required to make a payment of Rs.200/- (Rs.100/-) as processing fee through the Powerjyoti Account On submission of the online application form, the applicants will receive an acknowledgment email with a unique application number

=> Applicants are NOT required to post hard copy of the application to IISER-TVM

Phd Admission 2015 Important Dates:

Phd Admission 2015 Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availablity of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

Online registration starts: 08th October 2014

Last Date for Online Registration: 29th October 2014

Announcement of shortlisted candidates on the Institute’s website: 21st October 2014

Date of Examination 2015: 01st - 3rd December 2014

Interview for the short-listed candidates in Chemical Sciences: 09th - 10th December 2014

Written test and interview for the short-listed candidates in Mathematical Sciences: 03rd - 04th December 2014

Interview of the short-listed candidates in Physical Sciences: 01st - 02nd December 2014

For more details please contact:

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
Thiruvananthapuram (IISER-TVM),
Computer Science Building,
College of Engineering Trivandrum Campus,
Trivandrum-695016 Kerala,

Tel: 0471-2597459,

Email: [email protected],
Website www.iisertvm.ac.in

For more details please visit http://iisertvm.ac.in/research/school/biology

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research(IISER), Thiruvananthapuram
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram, often abbreviated to IISER Thiruvananthapuram or IISER-TVM is an institution of higher education established by the Government of India in 2008 based on the recommendations of the Scientific Advisory Council of India. The institute awards five-year integrated Master of Science degrees in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and inter-disciplinary areas. There are also facilities for doing research in these areas leading to the award of PhD.
 
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