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PhD Programme in Physics - August 2021
 
IISER Pune Physics Department invites online applications for admission to PhD programme starting in August 2021.
 
Eligibility Criteria:
The candidate should have a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in the majoring subject) or an equivalent C.G.P.A on a 10-point scale (55% or an equivalent C.G.P.A in aggregate for SC/ST and PD candidates) in M.Sc. or B.Tech./B.E. 
Those students who are currently in the final year of the postgraduate programs are welcome to apply. If shortlisted after the final interviews, the final admission will be subject to the condition that the above criteria are met.
                                                                       AND
The candidate MUST have any one of the following:

(a) Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) with valid CSIR-JRF/UGC-JRF score, or GATE score. The candidate should have a rank upto 500 (including 500) (600 for reserved category candidates) in GATE (Physics). The score/rank should be valid at the time of the interview in June.

(b) INSPIRE-Ph.D. fellowship (should preferably possess provisional selection letter for Ph.D. fellowship at the time of personal interview)

(c) Integrated BS-MS dual degree from any of the IISERs with CGPA greater than or equal to 7.0.

Additional criteria well beyond the minimum eligibility criteria will be used for shortlisting the candidates to be called for the interview.
 
Interview:
Final selection to the program will be based on performance of the shortlisted candidates in a personal interview to be conducted online in June 2021.

Application:

Important Dates:
Last date to submit your application: May 31, 2021
Tentative dates of interview: June 20-30, 2021
 
Further Information:
For more information about the PhD Physics program, please visit this page.
Any queries regarding admissions may be addressed to physicsphdselection@iiserpune.ac.in
 

 

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