IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2024 (Jan): Dates, Application, Results

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission
IISER Tirupati PhD Admission

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) – Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Tirupati invites application for PhD admission for the academic session starting from 2024 (Jan).

Check more information such as eligibility criteria, important date, application process etc. for IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2024 (Jan) below here.

IISER Tirupati PhD Programs

  • PhD Physics
  • PhD Chemistry
  • PhD Mathematics
  • PhD Biology
  • PhD Earth and Climate Science

IISER Tirupati PhD Physics Admission 2024 (Jan)

Areas of Research

  • Soft and Active Matter (Experiment, Theory and Computation),
  • Microfluidics (Experiment),
  • Lasers and Photonics (Experiment),
  • Observational Astronomy,
  • Complex Systems (Theory),
  • Atomic & Molecular Physics (Experiment and Theory),
  • Condensed Matter and Quantum Condensed Matter Theory,
  • Experimental High Energy Physics.

Eligibility Criteria for Physics

DisciplineMinimum Eligibility CriteriaEssential Eligibility Criteria
PhysicsStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in Master’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Astronomy & Astrophysics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Biology or M.E./M.Tech. or any equivalent degree. 

Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply. 

IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Awarded CSIR-JRF or UGC-JRF or INSPIRE PhD
(or) 
Qualified in JEST 
(or)
Qualified in GATE 
(or)
Any other National Level Examination

IISER Tirupati PhD Chemistry Admission 2024 (Jan)

Areas of Research

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Theoretical & Computational Chemistry
  • Physical & Materials Chemistry
  • Chemical biology and other Chemistry allied disciplines.

Eligibility Criteria for Chemistry

DisciplineMinimum Eligibility CriteriaEssential Eligibility Criteria
Chemistry Students with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; with all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in master’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Chemistry/ Mathematics/Biology

or ME/M.Tech or any equivalent degree.

OR

Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.
Qualified for CSIR/UGCLS/ JRF/INSPIRE PhD Fellowships/ GATE/Any other National Fellowships

IISER Tirupati PhD Biology Admission 2024 (Jan)

Areas of Research

  • Computational Biology and Systems Biology,
  • Biophysics,
  • Cancer Biology/Immunology,
  • Chemical Biology,
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology,
  • Developmental Biology & Neurobiology,
  • Genome Biology,
  • Infection Biology,
  • Plant Biology,
  • Structural Biology,
  • Single Molecule Biology/ Nucleic Acid Biology, 
  • Microbiology.

Eligibility Criteria for Biology

DisciplineMinimum Eligibility CriteriaEssential Eligibility Criteria
BiologyStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in Master’s degree in any branch of Science Physics/ Chemistry/Mathematics/Biological Sciences/ Ecological Sciences/Agricultural Sciences/ Psychology.

M.Tech/ M.VSc or MBBS degree or any equivalent degree.

Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.

IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Qualified for JGEEBILS
(or)
DBT-JRF-A / ICMR-JRF /DBT-BINC / ARS-NET (ICAR)/UGC-CSIR JRF/DST-INSPIRE-JRF
(or)
For NET-LS up to rank 200 are eligible
(or)
For GATE -Life Sciences, GATE-Biotechnology, GATE-Computer Science and IT, GATE-Chemistry, and GATE-Ecology and Evolution* up to rank 200.
(or)
Any other national fellowship

IISER Tirupati PhD Mathematics Admission 2024 (Jan)

Areas of Research

  • Analytic Number theory,
  • Algebraic Number Theory,
  • Galois Representations,
  • Harmonic Analysis,
  • Algebraic Geometry,
  • Algebraic K-Theory,
  • Homotopy Theory,
  • Representation Theory,
  • Riemannian Geometry,
  • Differential and Algebraic Topology

Eligibility Criteria for Mathematics

DisciplineMinimum Eligibility CriteriaEssential Eligibility Criteria
MathematicsStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in Master’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Chemistry/ Mathematics/Biological Sciences/ M.E./M.Tech. or any equivalent degree.

Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply. 

IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Qualified for CSIR-JRF/UGC-JRF/INSPIRE PHD/NBHM PHD/GATE(MA) or Any other National Fellowship

IISER Tirupati PhD Earth & Climate Science Admission 2024 (Jan)

Areas of Research

  • Seismic tomography
  • Seismic anisotropy and attenuation
  • Earthquake physics and ground motion
  • Earthquake early warning system
  • Igneous Petrology
  • Mineralogy
  • Rare Metal and Rare Earth (RMRE) mineralization
  • Microphysics of clouds and precipitation
  • Remote sensing techniques for characterizing precipitations.

Eligibility Criteria for Earth & Climate Science

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
Earth & Climate ScienceStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; with all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 out of 10-point scale in master degree in: Geology/ Geophysics/ Physics/Meteorology/ Atmospheric Science/ Space Physics/Applied Physics/ Astrophysics/ Planetary sciences.NET in Earth, Atmospheric Ocean and Planetary Sciences, Physics /GATE in Physics, Geology and Geophysics (GG)

General Information to the Applicants

  • The candidate MUST have qualified at least ONE of the above-mentioned essential eligibility criteria in relevant discipline.
  • The fellowships/scores/ranks must be valid at the time of joining the course.
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST, PWD and KM category, the percentage of marks may be relaxed by 5% or 0.5 in the case of CGPA.
  • Candidates in the final year of their qualifying degree (as mentioned in the minimum criteria) are also eligible to apply. However, their final selection is subject to their successful completion of the qualifying degree with the above-mentioned requirements at the time of admission. A provisional degree certificate is mandatory at the time of admission.
  • Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Age Relaxation:

  • Preferably not more than 28 years at the time of joining.
  • Age relaxation of 3 years will be given for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) and 5 years for SC/ST/PWD/Female candidates as per GOI norms. Candidates belonging to the reserved category will have to submit relevant certificates, if selected.
  • Relaxation may also be given whenever suitable candidates are not available, in exceptional circumstances.

Selection Procedure

The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview and the final selection is based on interview performance.

TA/DA will be provided to the SC/ST/PD students appearing for the interview as per institute norms.

Applying does not automatically guarantee that a candidate will be shortlisted for an interview. 

The respective departments may use additional criteria (based on academic performance and/or performance in the national level tests) to shortlist candidates for interviews.

Fellowship

Upon selection and subsequently joining the PhD program, candidates who do not possess any CSIR, DBT and INSPIRE, will be eligible for institute fellowship at par with CSIR, DBT etc., but without HRA and Contingency components.

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions 2024 (Jan) Important Dates

EventDate
Opening date of online applicationOctober 13, 2023
Last date for online application (extended)November 12, 2023
Shortlisting of candidates for interviewNovember 25-30, 2023 (Tentative)
Interview of shortlisted candidatesDecember 5-10, 2023 (Tentative)
Announcement of interview resultsDecember 20-25, 2023 (Tentative)
Joining date for Ph.D. ProgramJanuary 2, 2024 (Tentative)

Application Procedure

Applications can be submitted online only. Applicants can submit their forms online.

SubjectApplication Form
PhysicsApply Here
ChemistryApply Here
BiologyApply Here
MathematicsApply Here
Earth & Climate ScienceApply Here

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions 2024 (Jan) Results

Shortlisted Candidates

List of Short Listed Candidates for Interview:

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Previous Admissions

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2023 (Aug)

Admitting Department for Aug 2023

In this round, the following departments will admit PhD students –

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Earth and Climate Sciences

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2023 Important Dates

Opening date of online applicationMarch 6, 2023
Closing date of online applicationApril 3, 2023
Closing date of online application PhD Program in Physics (extended)April 15, 2023
Announcement of candidates shortlisted for interviewApril 20-25, 2023 (Tentative)
Interview of shortlisted candidatesMay 25-30, 2023 (Tentative)
Announcement of interview resultsJune 10-15, 2023 (Tentative)
Joining date for Ph.D. ProgramAugust 1, 2023 (Tentative)

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2023 Results

Shortlisted Candidates

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2023 (Jan)

Important Dates

Opening date of online applicationOctober 11, 2022
Closing date of online applicationNovember 6, 2022
Announcement of candidates shortlisted for interviewNovember 12 – 16, 2022 (Tentative)
Interview of shortlisted candidatesDecember 2 – 8, 2022 (Tentative)
Announcement of interview resultsDecember 9 – 14, 2022 (Tentative)
Joining date for PhD ProgramJanuary 2, 2023 (Tentative)

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2023 Walk-in interview

Walk-in interviews for admissions into PhD program for the session of January 2023

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2023 Results

Selected Candidates

Shortlisted Candidates

List of Candidates for preliminary interviews for PhD Programme January 2023

List of Candidates for final interviews for PhD Programme January 2023

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2022 (Aug)

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission Aug 2022 Important Dates

Opening date of Online ApplicationApril 1, 2022
Closing date of Online ApplicationApril 30, 2022
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for the InterviewMay 20 – 25, 2022 (Tentative)
Interview of Shortlisted CandidatesJune 18 – June 22, 2022 (Tentative)
Announcement of Interview ResultsJu1y 01 – July 10, 2022 (Tentative)
Joining in PhD ProgrammeAugust 1, 2022 (Tentative)

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission Aug 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

List of candidates provisionally selected for PhD Programme – August 2022 –

Shortlisted Candidates

List of applicants Shortlisted for Final Interview for PhD Programme August 2022

List of applicants Shortlisted for Preliminary Interview for PhD Programme August 2022 –

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions 2021 (Aug)

Admitting Department

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2021 Important Dates

EventsDates
Opening date of Online ApplicationApril 23, 2021
Closing date of Online ApplicationMay 23, 2021
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for the Interview (Tentative)June 1 – 10, 2021
Interview of Shortlisted Candidates (Tentative)June 11 – 25, 2021
Announcement of Interview Results (Tentative)June 26 – July 5, 2021
Registration of PhD Programme (Tentative)August 2, 2021

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2021 Results

List of applicants Shortlisted for Preliminary Interview for PhD Programme August 2021

List of applicants Shortlisted for Final Interview for PhD Programme August 2021

List of candidates provisionally selected for PhD Programme – August 2021

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission 2021 (Jan)

Important Dates

EventsDates
Opening date of Online ApplicationSeptember 16, 2020
Closing date of Online ApplicationOctober 20, 2020
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for the Interview (Tentative)November 1 – 6, 2020
Interview of Shortlisted Candidates (Tentative)December 4 – 6, 2020
Announcement of Interview Results (Tentative)December 7 – 11, 2020
Registration of PhD Programme (Tentative)January 2, 2021

List of Candidates Selected for IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2021

List of Candidates selected for PhD Programme

List of Wait List Candidates Selected for PhD Programme January 2021

List of Shortlisted Candidates for Interview IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2021

Physics

Chemistry

Biology

List of applicants shortlisted for next round of interview Biology

IISER Tirupati PhD Physics Admission Jan 2021

Shortlisted Candidates for Interview

Shortlisting Criteria

Appended below is the list of 147 candidates shortlisted for a selection interview out of the 804 applications received for the August 2020 and January 2021 Sessions.

Candidates satisfying at least one of the following shortlisting criteria, over and above the eligibility criteria as per the advertisement, have been invited for a selection interview by email.

  1. CSIR/UGC JRF
  2. INSPIRE Ph.D (in addition to qualifying at least one national level exams as per the advertisement)
  3. IISER BSMS
  4. JEST Rank below 101
  5. GATE Rank below 351

Selection Interviews

The dates for the first round, which will be a screening interview, are 18/Dec/2020 and 19/Dec/2020 [9 A.M onwards].

If the candidate qualifies in the first round, s/he will be required to appear for the final selection interview on 21/Dec/2020 [9 A.M
onwards].

Both the interviews will be conducted online.

The final selection will be based on the candidate’s academic records and performance in the interview.

Shortlisted for PhD Physics Admission Interview