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.

The minimum eligiibility criteria is mentioned below. Kindly note that these criteria are for applying only. The committee will shortlist candidates for written test.


  • Minimum Requirement

Candidates should have a minimum of 55% marks at the Bachelor’s level [(B.Sc) 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. Candidates are expected to have sound knowledge in the fundamentals of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2017 written test for Master's are invited to apply. Selection will be through  the Joint Admission test for Master's (JAM) 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 have qualified for the JAM 2017 written test for Master's are invited to apply. Selection will be through  the Joint Admission test for Master's (JAM)   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. Selection will be through 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 written test will be called for interview the same day or the next day.

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

  • Candidates are advised to read the Instruction  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 short listing or  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)