Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) invites applications for admission to the Research Programmes (Ph.D / MS(Engg.)/MS(Research), Masters in Chemistry (Two-year programme), Integrated PhD Programmes for the season commencing from August 2020.
1. PhD Programmes
Candidates with an M Sc., B E, B Tech, M E, M Tech or MBBS./MD are eligible to apply. They should have at least 50% in their highest University examination, and should also have qualified in the GATE / JEST /GPAT or UGC -/ CSIR – NET-JRF/ / ICMR – JRF / DBT-JRF/ INSPIREJRF. The award certificate of such test should have the validity period for seeking admission to a research programme as on 1 st August 2020. Generally ME/M. Tech students are required to qualify one of the exams mentioned above, however exceptional candidates without these exams may also be considered.
Candidates will be short-listed for an interview based on their overall performance and scores in the National Entrance Test or the qualifying degree for ME/M.Tech. The selection is based on the performance in the interview (in some units, a short-written test will precede the interview)
2. Masters in Chemistry (Two Year Programme)
a) Applicants possessing a minimum of 55% marks at the B.Sc level.
b) Those appearing in the final examination of their Bachelor’s degree this year.
c) Candidates who have qualified the Joint Admissions Test for Masters (JAM).
Shortlisted candidates based on fulfilling the eligibility criteria will have to appear for a written test at JNCASR. Based on the performance in the written test, candidates will be called for an interview.
3. Integrated PhD Programmes
1. Materials Sciences
Students with minimum of 55% marks at Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science with sound knowledge in the fundamentals of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. • Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2020 written test (for Master’s) are encouraged to apply.
2. Chemical Science
Students with minimum of 55% marks at 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). • Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2020 written test (for Master’s) are encouraged to apply.
3. Biological Science
Students with minimum of 55% marks at Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science can apply • Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2020 written test (for Master’s) are encouraged to apply
Selection will be through the Joint Admission Test for Master’s (JAM) and /or JNCASR’s written test, followed by an interview for shortlisted candidates on the same day or the following day. The JNCASR written entrance test for all the three disciplines will be held only at JNCASR, Bengaluru.
All the regular students (except Masters in Chemistry) joining JNCASR are eligible for a scholarship from JNCASR/ CSIR / UGC/ ICMR / DBT /INSPIRE depending upon their mode of entry.
The application fee is Rs.500/- and is non-refundable
How to Apply?
Interested and eligible candidates who wish to apply may apply here on or before the last date.
SC/ST/PwD/Women candidates are encouraged to apply.
Last date for submission of applications online: 23:59 hours, 13.04.2020