Applications are now invited for admissions to the Integrated Ph.D. Program at The Indian Institute of Science, Education & Research (IISER), Berhampur.
IISER Berhampur is offering a highly competitive Integrated Ph.D. (iPhD) program in Biological, Chemical, Mathematical and Physical Sciences to bright and highly motivated undergraduate students keen on pursuing a career in the frontier areas of research in basic sciences.
The iPhD program at IISER Berhampur is a program that combines curricula of Masters and Doctoral degrees into a single integrated program with an amalgamation of rigorous coursework and high-quality research, eventually culminating in a Ph.D. degree. The students enrolled in iPhD program will be entitled to get a 2-year MS fellowship and Ph.D. fellowship for a maximum of 5-year.
- Biological Sciences
- Chemical Sciences
- Mathematical Sciences
- Physical Sciences
Students with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage with all subjects where an Honours system is not applicable) in Bachelor’s or any equivalent degree orStudents with 60% marks in the Honours/major subject in aggregate (where such a system is applicable) in a Bachelor’s or any equivalent degree can apply.
The candidate should have qualified one of the following:
- JGEEBILS (conducted in Dec 2019) or JAM -2020 (BL – Biological Sciences or BT – Biotechnology).
- JAM (Chemistry) 2020
- JAM 2020 (MA – Mathematics or MS-Mathematical Statistics) or Valid NBHM Ph.D. examination score.
- JAM (Physics) 2020 or JEST (Physics) 2020.
All students admitted to the program will be entitled to fellowship for a maximum of seven years from the beginning of the program. In the first two years, a student will be supported by an institute fellowship of Rs.12,000/- per month.
Following the first two years, a student will enter a Ph.D. program which will be supported by an institute Ph.D. fellowship of Rs. 31,000/- and will be subject to all guidelines of the Ph.D. program. The continuation of the fellowship is subject to the maintenance of minimum academic performance according to the program policies.
- Applicants fulfilling the eligibility criteria as stated above will be further shortlisted.
- Shortlisted candidates will be called for a written test and/ or interviews.
How to Apply?
Interested candidates can apply online by clicking here.
The last date to apply is June 21, 2021.
For full notification, click the link below.
IISER Berhampur Integrated Ph.D. Admissions 2021 Notification