CSIR IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admission 2022-23: Dates, Application Form

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admission

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admission 2022-23 – CSIR-Institute of Microbial Technology (CSIR-IMTECH), Chandigarh invites application for PhD admission Program for 2022-23 Session.

Check more details on CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admissions 2022-23 below here.

About CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh

CSIR-IMTECH is a multidisciplinary institute with state of the art research facilities, and faculty with research interests in frontier areas of modern microbiology.

Research Areas

Openings are likely to be available in the following areas

  • Molecular Microbiology
  • Microbial Genetics & Epigenetics
  • Microbial Genomics
  • Pathogen Biology
  • Cellular Trafficking
  • Microbial Cell Biology
  • Structural Biology
  • Host-Microbe Interaction
  • Drug Designing and Development
  • Industrial & Environmental Microbiology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Microbial Diversity & Ecology
  • Bioinformatics & Large Data Analytics
  • Biochemical Engineering.
  • Medicinal Chemistry

About CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Session Aug-2022

Start date of online application for admission13-03-2022
Last date of online application for admission (Extended)31-05-2022

Session Jan-2023

Start date of online application for admission13-03-2022
Last date of online application for Early admission31-08-2022
Last date of online application for regular admission31-10-2022

Application Process

The application should be submitted online at AcSIR Admissions Portal.

Selection Process

  • Eligible candidates will be called for interview at IMTECH, Chandigarh or through online mode.
  • Interview will be aimed at assessing the candidate’s knowledge, critical analysis, logical reasoning and aptitude for scientific research.
  • List of selected candidates will be declared on AcSIR website.

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Previous Admissions

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admission 2021-22

Important Dates

Session Jan-2022

Start date of online application for admission16-03-2021
Last date 31-10-2021

Session Aug-2021

Start date of online application for admission15-10-2020
Last date (Extended)31-05-2021

CSIR-IMTECH Chandigarh PhD Admission 2021-22 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates with Master’s Degree (M.Sc./M.Tech/M.Pharm) with at least 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA in any branch of Science or Technology OR B.Tech (in Information Technology/ Computer Sciences/ Biological Sciences or other branches with special interest in Biology) OR B.Pharm OR B.E. OR MBBS candidates with minimum 55 % (or equivalent in CGPA) may apply. The minimum aggregate of marks in case of SC/ST/Differently-abled candidates are 50% (or equivalent in CGPA).
  • A valid Fellowship – Candidates having any of the valid fellowship from CSIR-UGC NET (NET-LS not eligible)/DBT-JRF examination (‘A’ Category only)/DST-INSPIRE Fellowship/ICMR-JRF examination are eligible to apply. Candidates selected for working only in ICMR Projects are not eligible. B.Tech/BE/B.Pharm students with valid GATE or GPAT score must fulfill the conditions for GATE-JRF fellowship.
  • Admission of candidates having DST-INSPIRE fellowship shall stand cancelled in case candidate fails to obtain fellowship from DST. CSIR-IMTech will not provide any financial support to such candidates. Please note that valid proofs of Fellowship examinations are mandatory for appearing in the interview.
  • Those candidates who are waiting for MSc results may also appear for interview but their joining is subject to clearing the eligibility criteria.