Integrated (Int.) Ph.D. programme  is offered in Materials Science, Chemical Science and Biological Science

 

GENERAL INFORMATION 

 This programme is offered only for the August session of admissions. The advertisement for Int.Ph.D programe is released ONLY during February/March every year.


  • Minimum Requirement

Candidates should have a minimum of 55% marks at the Bachelor’s level [(B.Sc/B.E/ B.Tech.) as applicable to the area] . Candidates who are appearing for their  final examination in Bachelor's can also apply.

  • Eligibility criteria and Mode of Selection for the areas mentioned below:          

Materials Science: Students with Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science can apply. Those with Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with an aptitude towards scientific research will also be considered. Candidates are expected to have sound knowledge in the fundamentals of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates who are appearing for the JAM 2016 written test for Master's are invited to apply. Selection will be through  the Joint Admission Test (JAM) for Master’s and/or JNCASR’s written test,  followed by  interview at Bangalore for the shortlisted candidates. The JNCASR written test for Materials Science will be held  only at JNCASR, Bangalore. Interviews for the shortlisted candidates will be held the same day or the following day.

Chemical Science: Students with Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science with Chemistry as a major and mathematics as a subject at least up to PUC (10+2 level) can apply. Candidates who are appearing for the JAM 2016 written test for Master's are invited to apply. Selection will be through  the Joint Admission Test (JAM) for Master’s  and/or JNCASR’s written test,  followed by  interview at Bangalore for the shortlisted candidates. The JNCASR written entrance test for Chemical Science will be held  only at JNCASR, Bangalore. Interviews for the shortlisted candidates will be held the same day or the following day.

Biological Science: Students with Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science can apply. Candidates who are appearing for the JAM 2016 written test for Master's are invited to apply. Selection will be through  the Joint Admission Test (JAM) for Master’s and/or JNCASR’s written test,  followed by  interview at Bangalore for the shortlisted candidates. The JNCASR written entrance test for Biological Science will be held only at JNCASR, Bangalore . The candidates shortlisted from the screening tests will be called for interview the same day or the next day.

Instructions for applying (only after the release of advertisement):

  • Candidates applying to  the above area/s should Obtain a demand draft of Rs. 500/- drawn in favour of Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, payable at Bangalore and send it to "The  Academic Coordinator, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur, Bangalore-560064" quoting your application number and the area of research.(One Demand Draft is sufficient for multiple choice of areas.).

     A photocopy of the DD sent to JNCASR to be retained with the candidate for any future reference.
  • Candidates are advised to read the Instruction sheet available in the application form carefully before applying.

  • Please note that the criterias mentioned above are  prerequisites to apply ONLY and will not be mandatory for selection/admission to the programme .

  • The candidates shortlisted  for written test and/ or interview will be communicated by email and post.

Scholarships/Fellowship:

Selected students will receive a scholarship of Rs. 15,000/- p.m. for the first two years. Successful students will receive M.S degree on successful completion of their course work and research project/thesis and continue for  Ph.D. programme with a fellowship and fees as applicable to a Ph.D student.

Your queries could be either mailed to : admissions@jncasr.ac.in
or you can call up at  :(080) 22082777(080) 22082777 (from Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m to 5:30 p.m hours only)