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INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE

BANGALORE

 

MID-YEAR ADMISSIONS 2017

 

 

 

 

Applications are invited for admission to the Research Programs at the Institute.Qualifications for eligibility, specializations, areas of research, number of seats and other details are provided in our website http://www.iisc.ac.in Admissions → Programmes Research programmes → Eligibility.

 

Research Programmes ( Ph D only)

 

Participating Departments:

Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and Automation, Ecological Sciences, Electrical Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Systems Engineering, High Energy Physics, Instrumentation and Applied Physics, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry, Materials Research, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nanoscience and Engineering, Solid State and Chemistry.

Interdisciplimary program Ė Biosystems Science and Engineering.

 

Eligibility

 

Candidates possessing a minimumof second class in the following degrees are eligible to apply:

 

 

Qualifying degree

Qualifying in national entrance tests

1

Bachelorís degree in Engineering/Technology/ Graduates of 4-year Bachelor of Science.

Valid GATE score* / NET JRF** is mandatory

2

Masterís degree in Science / Masterís degree in Economics, Geography, Social Work, Psychology, Management, Commerce, Operations Research, Computer Science/ Application

Valid GATE score / NET JRF is mandatory

3

Masterís degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Agriculture/ Pharmacy/ Veterinary Sciences

Desirable to have valid GATE score / NET JRF.

4

MS/MBA (post BE/B Tech) Ė (applicable for the department of Management Studies/Ecological Sciences)

Desirable to have valid GATE score / NET JRF.

5

Bachelorís degree or its equivalent in Engineering/ Technology from any centrally funded technical institutions, with a minimum CGPA of 8.5 out of 10 or its equivalent either of seventh semester or at the end of eighth semester.

Desirable to have valid GATE score / NET JRF.

6

MBBS/MD

Desirable to have valid GATE score / NET JRF.

*The GATE score should be valid as on January 1, 2018.Candidates securing the valid GATE score for the years 2015/2016/2017 may apply.

** NET JRF includes - CSIR-UGC NET for JRF; UGC-NET for JRF; DBT JRF; ICMR JRF; JEST; NBHM; INSPIRE.

 

Short-listing is based either on national entrance tests performance or on the academic performance in the qualifying degree examination as per the table above. The final selection is based on the performance at an interview.

 

(Note that candidates who were called for the interview held in June 2017 in any one of the above mentioned departments are also eligible to apply again.)

 

 

GENERAL: Reservation for SC/ST/PwD (Persons with disability) and Kashmiri-Migrant candidates: As per Government of India regulations.

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Application is available online only, candidates can apply online through www.iisc.ac.in/admissions using the link ďNewuser Registration / LoginĒ. ††
 

APPLICATION FEE( non refundable)

 

Category

Application Fee*

General / OBC

Rs.800/-

SC / ST / PwD

Rs.400/-

* any bank or payment gateway service charges must be borne by the applicant.

 

Mode of Payment for Application fee: Only online Payment mode is available (includes internet-banking, Debit Card, Visa/Master Credit Card Payments).

IMPORTANT DATES

 

Website opening and online submission of Applications

01.10.2017

Last date for online submission of applications

31.10.2017

Date of Interview

20/21-11-2017

Commencement of session

01-01-2018

 

It is desirable that the applicants consult the department websites to obtain further information regarding the research activities of the individual departments/centres/units.

 

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