IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester: Dates, Application Form

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission
IISER Kolkata PhD Admission

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester – Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata invites applications for PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester.

Check full information on IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester here.

IISER Kolkata PhD Disciplines

Physical Sciences
Chemical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Computational and Data Sciences
Biological Sciences
Earth Sciences
Space Sciences
Humanities and Social Sciences

Eligibility Criteria

Physical Sciences

  • Applications are invited from candidates having Masters degree with at least 60% aggregate marks in any field of Physical Sciences for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program. Final year post-graduate students who are yet to obtain their degree may also apply, however, they must complete the MSc/MS degree at the time of admission with the requisite 60% aggregate marks.

Biological Sciences

  • Masters’ (or B.E., B.Tech., M.Tech., MBBS) degree holders or equivalent (with minimum 60 % marks) in any branch of science including Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biological Sciences, Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemical Engineering or equivalent. For applicants from SC, ST or PwD category: Applicants must have a minimum of 55 % marks in aggregate (overall percentage and not just in the majoring subject) or an equivalent CGPA. Students whose final results in Master’s or equivalent are yet to be declared can also apply. However, if selected, the offer for these students will be provisional, subject to their fulfilling the above criteria at the time of admission

Chemical Sciences

  • M.Sc. examination with minimum 55% marks in any field of Chemistry or Physics or Mathematics. In addition, the candidates must have valid GATE Score Card, CSIR/UGC-NET LS or other Equivalent National Eligibility Exam. OR Besides satisfying minimal eligibility criteria, the candidates must have CSIR/UGC-NET JRF, INSPIRE fellowship or other Equivalent Fellowships.

Earth Sciences

MSc./MS/M.Sc. Tech/M. Tech (with minimum of 55% marks) in:

  • 1) Geology/Applied Geology/Geophysics /Earth Sciences/Marine geology/Environmental Sciences/Environmental Studies/Atmospheric Science or any other branch of Geological sciences. Or
  • 2) Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Biological Sciences/Computational Seismology/interested to pursue research with the DES faculty member in the matching specialization. Final year post-graduate students who are yet to obtain their degree may also apply; however, they must have completed their degree at the time of admission. 

Mathematics and Statistics

  • A Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Mathematics/Statistics with a minimum of 55% marks or CGPA/CPI of 6.5 on a 10- point scale.

Detailed Requirements

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester Important Dates

EventDate
PhD Application Portal Opens01.03.2024
Application Portal Closes30.04.2024
Publication of Shortlist for Written Test/Interview08.05.2024
Selection Interview WindowMay 24 – 31, 2024
Publication of PhD Interview Results10.06.2024
Pre-registration Portal Opens10.06.2024
Pre-registration Deadline15.07.2024
PhD Registration28.07.2024

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester Application Process

Candidates can apply online through official website.

Read complete instructions before filling online application.

Incomplete application will be rejected.

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on merit, subject specialization and required research area.

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2024-25 Autumn Semester Results

Important Links

Notification & Application PortalClick Here
IISER Kolkata WebsiteClick Here
Previous Admissions

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2023-24 Spring Semester

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2023-24 Spring Semester Important Dates

PhD application portal opens22.09.2023
Application portal closes19.10.2023
Publication of shortlist for Written test/Interview30.10.2023
Selection Interview windowNovember 13 – 17, 2023
Publication of PhD interview results11.12.2023
Pre-registration portal opens18.12.2023
Pre-registration deadline27.12.2023
PhD Registration29.12.2023

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2023-24 Spring Semester Results

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Spring Semester 2024:

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2023-24 Autumn Semester

Walk-in-Ph.D. interview Opens for PhD Admission 2023-24 Autumn Semester

Department of Biological Sciences

DBS walk-in-interview Autumn 2023 Ph.D. Timeline:

  • Ph.D. application portal opens: 1.08.2023
  • Application Portal closes: 10.08.2023
  • Walk-in-Interview: 11.08.2023
  • Publication of Ph.D. interview results: by 16.08.2023
  • Pre-registration portal opens: 17.08.2023
  • Pre-registration deadline: 18.08.2023

Walk-in-Ph.D. interview for Biological Sciences for Autumn 2023 semester : Click here

Department of Chemical Sciences

  • Date of Interview: August 11, 2023 (Friday)
  • Time & Venue: 9:00 AM at LHC, IISER Kolkata

Special Walk-in Interview for Chemical Sciences for Autumn 2023 semester :Click here

Department of Earth Sciences

Interview Date: Friday, August 11, 2023 (Interview via ON-LINE Mode), 10:00 AM

Special interviews for Earth Sciences candidates for Autumn 2023 semester : Click here

Department of Mathematics and Statistics (DMS)

Important Dates:

  • Application portal closes: 09 August 2023
  • Publication of shortlist for the Interview: 10 August 2023
  • Interview: 11 – 13 August , 2023
  • Publication of PhD interview results: 14 August 2023
  • PhD registration: 18 August, 2023
  • Join (ongoing) Courses from: 21 August 2023

Special interviews for mathematics and Statistics candidates for Autumn 2023 semester : Click here

Department of Physical Sciences

Timeline:

  • PhD application portal opens : 1.08.2023
  • Publication of shortlist for Interview: 7.08.2023
  • Selection Interview : 10.08.2023 – 11.08.2023
  • Publication of PhD interview results: 16.08.2023
  • PhD Registration: 18.08.2023
  • Joins (ongoing) Courses from : 21.08.2023

Special interviews for Physical Sciences candidates for Autumn 2023 semester : Click here

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2023-24 Autumn Semester Important Dates

EventDates
PhD application portal opens19 March 2023
Application portal closes23 April 2023
Publication of the list of shortlisted candidates for Written Test/Interview01 May 2023
Selection Interview window23-31 May 2023
Publication of PhD interview results16 June 2023
Pre-Registration portal opens19 June 2023
Pre-Registration deadline26 July 2023
PhD Registration28 July 2023

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2023-24 Autumn Semester Results

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2023 –

Biological SciencesClick Here
Earth SciencesClick Here
Mathematics and StatisticsClick Here
Chemical Sciences (under JRF)Click Here
Chemical Sciences (through Research Partnership Program)Click Here
Chemical Sciences (institute fellowship)Click Here

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester Important Dates

EventDates
PhD application portal opens16 October 2022
Application portal closes (Extended)16 November 2022
Application portal closes for Chemical Sciences/Mathematics and Statistics (Extended)18 November 2022
Publication of the list of shortlisted candidates for Written Test/Interview18 November 2022
Selection Interview windowSee the advertisements of the individual departments
Publication of PhD interview resultsSee the advertisements of the individual departments
Pre-Registration portal opens22 December 2022
Pre-Registration deadline27 December 2022
PhD Manual Registration at IISER Kolkata28 December 2022

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Spring Semester Results

Selected Candidates

Biological SciencesClick Here
Biological Sciences (Walk in Interview)Click Here
Chemical Sciences – Special CallClick Here
Chemical SciencesClick Here
Chemical Sciences – Research Partnership ProgramClick Here
Computer and Data SciencesClick Here
Humanities and Social SciencesClick Here
Earth SciencesClick Here
Earth Sciences (Walk in Interview)Click Here
Mathematics and StatisticsClick Here
Physical SciencesClick Here

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Spring Semester 2023 –

Biological Sciences (Spring 2023)Click Here
Chemical Sciences – Special Call (Spring 2023) Click Here
Chemical Sciences (Spring 2023)Click Here
Chemical Sciences – Institute Fellowship (Spring 2023)Click Here
Chemical Sciences – Research Partnership Program with TCG-CREST (Spring 2023)Click Here
Computer and Data Sciences (Spring 2023)Click Here
Humanities and Social Sciences (Spring 2023)Click Here
Earth Sciences (Spring 2023)Click Here
Mathematics and Statistics (List of selected applicants for Written test (Group A)Click Here
Mathematics and Statistics (List of Selected applicants for Interview (Group B)Click Here
Physical SciencesClick Here

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Important Dates

EventDates
PhD application portal opens11.04.2022
Application portal closes01.05.2022
Publication of the list of shortlisted candidates for Written Test/Interview07.05.2022
Selection Interview windowMay 13 – June 04, 2022
Publication of PhD interview results13.06.2022
Registration portal opens15.06.2022
Registration deadline26.07.2022
Manual Registration28.07.2022

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Results

Selected Candidates

Registration page : Click Here

List of selected candidates –

DepartmentSelected CandidatesWaiting List
Biological SciencesListWL
Chemical SciencesList,
List (Institute Fellowship)
WL
Earth SciencesListWL
Mathematics and StatisticsListWL
Physical SciencesListWL
Computer and Data SciencesNo candidate found suitableNo candidate found suitable
Humanities and Social SciencesListWL
Space SciencesListWL

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2022
  • Biological Sciences :Click Here
  • Earth Sciences :Click Here
  • Space Sciences(CESSI) :Click Here
  • Computer and Data Sciences :Click Here
  • Mathematics and Statistics (List Selected Applicants under Group A for offline Written test):Click Here
    Note that on the 26th May Written test will start at 10 A.M. Reporting time for the Written test is 9.15 AM .
    Syllabus of Written Test: Click Here
    Result of Written test (i.e List of selected candidates for Interview under Group A) will be published or announced around 7 P.M on 26th May on DMS Website(https://math.iiserkol.ac.in/), IISER Kolkata Website, DMS notice board and notice board near exam hall for written test. Interviews of selected candidates under Group A will be conducted on 27 May 10 A.M. Reporting time for the Interview is 9.30 AM.
  • Mathematics and Statistics ( List Selected Applicants under Group B Directly for offline Interview):Click Here
    Note that for Group B there is no written test. Interviews will be conducted on: 25th May (Reporting time 1.30P.M, Interview will start at 2 P.M) and 26th May. (Morning session Reporting time 9 A.M, Interview will start at 9.30 A.M and Afternoon Session Reporting time 2P.M, Interview will start at 2.30P.M). Please see the Date and Time of the interview in the above list carefully. The candidates will be allowed to appear at the interview only after proper verification of documents. In case of overnight stay, please note that the candidates have to arrange the accommodation on their own.
  • Physical Sciences :Click Here
    Interviews of Self funded category: 26 May 2022
    Interviews of Institute funded/sponsored project category: 27 May 2022
    All interviews will be held in online mode and details will be communicated by email.

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester

Important Dates

PhD application portal opens21.09.2021
Application portal closes15.11.2021
Publication of shortlist for interview25.11.2021
Tentative Interview datesDecember 10 – 15, 2021
Publication of PhD interview results21.12.2021
Registration portal opens22.12.2021
Registration deadline29.12.2021
PhD Registration31.12.2021

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester Results

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Spring Semester 2022

Biological SciencesClick Here
Chemical SciencesClick Here
Earth SciencesClick Here
Mathematics and StatisticsClick Here
Physical SciencesClick Here
Computer and Data SciencesClick Here
Humanities and Social SciencesClick Here
Centre for Advanced Functional Materials (CAFM) – CAFM DCS ListClick Here

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Autumn Semester

Important Dates

PhD application portal opens15 March 2021
Application portal closes15 April 2021
Publication of shortlist for interview26 April 2021
Tentative Interview dates20 May 2021 to 31 May 2021
Publication of list of selected candidates21 June 2021

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Results

Selected Candidates

Selected Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2021

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2021

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2020-21 Spring Semester

Important Dates

PhD application portal opens19.10.2020
Application portal closes03.11.2020
Publication of shortlist for interview11.11.2020
Tentative Interview dates12 to 30 November 2020
Publication of PhD interview results07.12.2020

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2020-21 Spring Sem Results

Selected Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for IISER Kolkata PhD Spring Semester 2020-21

IISER Kolkata PhD Physical Sciences Admission 2020-21 Spring Sem

Selected Candidates

Sl. No.Application NoName
1257075Gopal Mistry
2257096Jyoti Prakash
3257158Anupama
4257265Kanav Sharma
5257388Khursid Alam
6257406Tapesh Gautam
7257714Dinesh Kumar Panda
8257927Md Aquib Molla
9258073Joyanta Sonowal
10258084Vaishali

List of Selected Applicants for the Waiting List

Sl. No.Application NoName
1257129Sanjeev Kumar Thakur
2257355Abhisek Panda
3257815Sujay Das

Shortlisted Candidates for IISER Kolkata PhD Physical Sciences Admission 2020-21

Sl. No.Application NoNameInterview Reporting Date & Time
1257075Gopal MistryNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
2257096Jyoti PrakashNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
3257098Prakhar KasuhikNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
4257108Jhantu PradhanNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
5257124Samiran MalgopeNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
6257129Sanjeev Kumar ThakurNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
7257142Praveen BharadwajNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
8257158AnupamaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
9257172Biswajit MajiNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
10257174Subhasis MaitiNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
11257179Vijay KumarNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
12257180Suresh Chandra BaralNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
13257182Shubham SahooNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
14257201Mandlik Rohit ShantaramNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
15257216Sushma RaghuvansyNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
16257238Aarti LakharaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
17257250Sanuja Kumar KhuntiaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
18257265Kanav SharmaNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
19257266Pijush Kanti AichNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
20257307Poulami GhoshNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
21257324Amrendra KumarNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
22257349Rahul RanaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
23257355Abhisek PandaNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
24257371Anwesha PandaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
25257382Suman Das GuptaNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
26257388Khursid AlamNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
27257397Shivani KumawatNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
28257406Tapesh GautamNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
29257439Arnab MishraNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
30257442Suman RoyNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
31257480Medha Roy ChoudhuryNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
32257714Dinesh Kumar PandaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
33257715Anindita NandiNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
34257752Sagar MallickNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
35257759Sourav MondalNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
36257808Suchetana MukhopadhyayNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
37257815Sujay DasNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
38257825Sudip KunduNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
39257840Kaustav KanjilalNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
40257852Biswarupa Paul RoyNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
41257867Kartik ChhajedNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
42257901Koustav MandalNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
43257903Pallab NandiNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
44257915Mutcha Shanmukha RaoNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
45257927Md Aquib MollaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
46257930Saumanti SadhukhanNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
47257960Vishnu K NNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
48257986Indranil MukherjeeNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
49258053Anushree SinhaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
50258073Joyanta SonowalNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
51258084VaishaliNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.