Centre for Brain Research PhD Admissions 2021: Dates, Application Form

Centre for Brain Research PhD Admissions

Centre for Brain Research PhD Admissions 2021 – Centre for Brain Research (CBR) an autonomous centre of Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore invites applications for PhD admission (full-time) for the academic session August, 2021.

Check more details on the Centre for Brain Research PhD Admissions 2021 below here.

About PhD Program

  • CBR is a recognized research centre for the PhD program by Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Karnataka. The PhD degree will be awarded by MAHE.
  • CBR promotes interdisciplinary research in basic and clinical neuroscience to understand disorders of the aging brain through advanced genetic, biochemical, neuroimaging, and neurocognitive areas. These studies involve integrated approaches to understand age-related brain disorders at various levels from molecules to behavior using multiple model systems. CBR has state of the art Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), GWAS, and imaging facilities to support this research.

Important Dates

Start of Online Application31/05/2021
Last Date for Online Application14/06/2021
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates28/06/2021
Interview dates (Online)05/07/2021 – 08/07/2021
Start of PhD Program01/08/2021

 Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s degree in any branch of Science or four-year bachelor’s degree in any branch of Medicine/ Engineering/ Technology/ Pharmacy/ Veterinary Science.
  • Preference would be given to those who have qualified national level fellowship tests, such as, CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/ UGC NET for JRF/ DBT-JRF/ ICMR-JRF/ INSPIRE fellows (for Ph.D.).
  • Candidates interested to work in the areas of neurobiology of disease, human genetics, bioinformatics and neuroimaging are encouraged to apply.

Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online on official website https://www.cbr.iisc.ac.in/

Selection Process

  • The Online applications will be screened and the shortlisted candidates will be called for online interview.
  • Candidates will be selected for PhD program based on their academic record and performance in the interview process.

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