ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022: Dates, Application Form, Results

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022- Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES), Nainital offers Junior Fellowship program leading to PhD jointly coordinated by ARIES, Nainital and IIT, Roorkee (Physics Department). .

Check more details on ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022 below here.

Latest – List of selected candidates is available now

About ARIES Nainital

Located on the lap of the lower Himalayas, near the beautiful hill town of Nainital, Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) is an autonomous research institute funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST).

Astronomy & Astrophysics division of ARIES is engaged in cutting edge research in the fields of Solar Physics, Stellar physics, Interstellar Matter, Transients like Supernova and GRBs, AGN, Galaxy Morphology, Relativistic Astrophysics etc.

The Atmospheric division specializes in atmospheric chemistry, trace gases, boundary layer meteorology, atmospheric dynamics, aerosols etc.

ARIES Nainital PhD Program Details

ARIES extends opportunity to all M. Sc. qualified students to pursue an exciting research career as a PhD student in Astronomy & Astrophysics and Atmospheric Sciences.

Every year, students with M.Sc Physics are invited to apply for Junior Research Fellowship programme of ARIES leading to PhD.

Students admitted to the PhD programme are initially offered a Junior Research Fellowship (JRF).

The JRF joins the PhD programme after successful completion of the course work. On completion of two years as a Junior Research Fellow, a student is offered a Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) after a rigorous assessment.

The total tenure of the fellowship may not ordinarily exceed five years, inclusive of the course work. Once a student submits the thesis within five years, an enhanced fellowship amount may be given for a further period of one year.

PhD Admissions in ARIES, 2022 to be coordinated jointly by ARIES, Nainital and IIT, Roorkee

Students with M.Sc Physics are invited to apply for Junior Fellowship programme of ARIES leading to PhD. This years PhD programme will be jointly coordinated by ARIES, Nainital and IIT, Roorkee (Physics Department).

Eligibility Criteria for ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022

  • M. Sc. Physics with minimum 55% marks for General/OBC and 50% for SC/ST. Post graduation degree should be from an UGC recognized college/University.
  • The candidate should have passed M. Sc. on or after 2020. Students who are appearing in M. Sc. final year exam can appear before the interview, but, if selected have to furnish the proof of M. Sc. qualification at the time of joining.
  • Applicants should have CSIR/UGC-NET (JRF/LS) qualified in Physics/Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Science (2020/2021) -OR- GATE – 2021/GATE -2022 qualified in Physics/Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences – OR-  JEST qualified in Physics/Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Science (2022) -OR- having INSPIRE fellowship.
  • All the applications will be further screened by taking into account marks/ranks in GATE/JEST/CSIR,UGC-NET and M.Sc. and other guidelines decided by ARIES. Fulfilling minimum qualification does not guarantee a call for the interview.
  • Candidates with external fellowships (CSIR-JRF, DST Inspire) may be given preference.

Age limit

28 years as on July 1, 2022 (date of birth on or after July 1, 1994). Upper age limit for reserved categories may be relaxed as per the UGC rules.

Fellowship

Rs 31000/- per month (JRF)

Rs 35000/- per month (SRF)

Important Dates for ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022

DatesEvents
Online Application Opening Date08 April, 2022
Online Application Closing Date29 April, 2022 (1200 Hrs)
Declaration of the list of screened applicants08 May 2022
Date of interview (tentatively)End of May or beginning of June, 2022

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022 Application Process

Interested candidates have to apply online on website of ARIES.

Before filling this application form read the instructions carefully.

Please note down Application ID carefully.

After submission take print of your application for your future reference.

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022 Selection Process

List of Shortlisted candidates will be announced on ARIES website.

Selection to this program will be through an interview during the end of May or beginning of June, 2022 tentatively. The mode of the interview (either online or offline) will be decided later depending on the COVID19 situation.

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

Result of PhD Interview 2022

Shortlisted Candidates

Interview Details of the candidates screened for the PhD 2022 interview

List of Shortlisted Candidates for Ph.D. 2022 Interview

Important Links

Application FormClick Here
ARIES Nainital WebsiteClick Here

Previous Admissions

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2021

Important Dates for ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2021

DatesEvents
Online Application Opening Date11/06/2021
Online Application Closing Date30/06/2021
List of candidates called for Online interview06/07/2021
Last date to confirm Online interview09/07/2021
Online Interview DatesMid of July, 2021

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2021 Results

Selected Candidates

List of Selected Candidates

Shortlisted Candidates

Instructions

  • You are requested to be present before the interview board through zoom at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled date and ime. Please make sure that you have proper internet connecivity, Pencil/Pen, Note book/Pad ready for your usages.
  • Please keep one valid photo Idenity card (University ID, Adharcard, passport etc) along with you, interview board will take your snapshot along with your photo ID card. If you have done any MSC project, please prepare 2 slide of PPT presentaion on it, interview board may ask about it during the interview.
  • Your Video on Zoom will be mandatory to ensure your Physical Presence. Zoom link will be provided on your e-mail.

LIST of candidates screened for the PhD 2021 interview at ARIES, Nainital

ARIES Nainital PhD Admissions 2020

Important Dates

DatesEvents
Online Application Opening Date15 May 2020
Revised Deadline for Application19 June 2020
List of candidates called for Online interview09 July 2020
Last date to confirm Online interview24 July 2020
Online Interview Dates27-31 July 2020

Results

Result of ARIES PhD Admissions 2020

List of the qualified candidates for the online interview of the PhD 2020 admissions at ARIES, Nainital (Dated: 09 July 2020).