Indian Institute of Astrophysics – IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Jan 2023: Dates, Application Form

Indian Institute of Astrophysics PhD Admission

IIA Bangalore Admission Jan 2023 – IIA (Indian Institute of Astrophysics), Bangalore invites application for admission to PhD Program for Jan 2023. 

Get full details on IIA Bangalore Admission Jan 2023 below here.

Latest – Application form is available now

Important Dates for IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Jan 2023

Opening of online application11 Nov, 2022
Last Date for online Application02 Dec, 2022 (05:30 pm)
Tentative Interview DatesSecond week of Dec, 2022

Eligibility Criteria

Applicant can apply if

A. Candidate has

  • qualified for JRF in the CSIR NET/UGC NET exam (June 2021 onwards), or
  • scored 95 percentile or above in the JEST (2022), or
  • scored 95 percentile or above in GATE (2022)

Note: Scores must be valid at the time of admission.

For the IIA-Ph.D program based on their GATE / JEST score candidates must have qualified in the PHYSICS paper of GATE / JEST.

Percentile = [(T-R)/T]*100, where T = Total number of candidates, and R = All India Rank. Please refer to the GATE / JEST score card for T & R.

B.  Candidate have scored aggregate of 60% marks or above throughout his/her academic career.

C. Age Limit is Maximum 28 years as on Nov 30th, 2022.

Qualifying Degree Requirements

For PhD Qualifying Degree in one of the following subject is required

MSc/Integrated MSc

Applied Physics/Engg.Physics
Applied Mathematics
Astronomy
Electronics
Photonics/Optics
Physics

ME/M.tech. / Integrated ME/M.Tech

Applied Physics/Engg. Physics
Computer Science
Electrical
Electronics
Instrumentation
Photonics/Optics/Opto-Electronics
Radio Physics and Electronics

M.Phil

Applied Physics
Instrumentation
Mathematics
Photonics/Optics
Physics

Application Process for IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Jan 2023

Eligible candidates have to apply online through the official website of IIA.

Register using a valid email address. Message with further instructions will be sent to the registered email address.

Read the instructions carefully and complete the application form.

  • Please provide all details of the marks/GPA for all examinations taken so far. Please normalize the GPA to 100%, i.e., if the GPA is out of 10, multiply by 10 etc.
  • If you are currently studying in a degree programme, please mention the expected date of its completion and enter the marks up to the last examination for which the marks are available
  • If you have studied in a college, please mention both the name of the college and the name of the university to which it is affiliated.
  • Please verify that you have filled in your postal and e-mail addresses and phone numbers correctly. If you are called for an interview, the call letter will be sent to email.
  • Please keep scanned copies your recent photograph (jpg / png/ jpeg formats only; sizes preferably less than 250 kb ), mark sheets and certificates (pdfs only ; sizes preferably less than 250 kb ) ready. You will be prompted to upload them on the final preview page. If called for the interview you will be asked to bring originals of the relevant documents for verification.
  • Before uploading scanned documents please ensure that all scanned documents are clear and readable .

Admission Process

Based on the overall academic performance an initial screening will be done. Shortlisted candidates may be called for an interview.

Candidates have to produced original documents of all academic records (mark sheets, certificates etc.) upon demand. If any false information is found in the online application, it will lead to automatic and immediate disqualification of the candidate.

Applicants working in government organizations must submit a No Objection Certificate from the employers at the time of interview.

The interview will be held online (by audio-visual /audio means).

If there is difficulty in holding the interview, candidates will be selected on the basis of their academic record.

In the worst case, the admission process is likely to be suspended.

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Previous Admissions

IIA Bangalore PhD Admission July 2022

Important Dates for IIA Bangalore PhD Admission July 2022

Opening of online application05 May, 2022
Last Date for online Application31 May, 2022
Tentative Interview Dates20-28 June, 2022

IIA Bangalore PhD Admission July 2022 Results

IIA-PU PhD Programme August 2022 Batch Admission: List of candidates shortlisted for the online interview is available now –

List of candidates shortlisted

IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Jan 2022

Important Dates for IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Jan 2022

Opening of online application11 October (09:00 am)
Last Date for online Application (Extended)12 November 2021 (05:30 pm)
Tentative Interview Dates22 to 26 November 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Applicant can apply if

A. Candidate has

  • qualified for JRF in the NET/CSIR/UGC exam (June 2019 onwards), or
  • scored 97 percentile or above in the JEST (2021), or
  • scored 98 percentile or above in GATE (2020 onwards)

Note: Scores must be valid at the time of admission.

For the IIA-Ph.D program based on their GATE / JEST score candidates must have qualified in the PHYSICS paper of GATE / JEST.

B.  Candidate have scored aggregate of 60% marks or above throughout his/her academic career.

C. Candidates those who obtained their last degree (qualifying degree) before 2017 are not eligible to apply.

D. Age Limit is Maximum 25 years (as on Jan 01, 2022).

IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Aug 2021

Important Dates

Opening of online application14thJune 2021
Last Date for online Application13thJuly 2021
Tentative Interview Dates19 to 23 July 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Applicant can apply if

A. Candidate who expect to complete their qualifying degrees by July 2021 and

  • qualified for JRF in the NET/CSIR/UGC exam (Dec 2018 onwards), or
  • scored 97 percentile or above in the JEST (2020 onwards), or
  • scored 98 percentile or above in GATE (2019 onwards)

Note: Scores must be valid at the time of admission.

For the IIA-Ph.D program based on their GATE / JEST score candidates must have qualified in the PHYSICS paper of GATE / JEST.

B.  Candidate have scored aggregate of 60% marks or above throughout his/her academic career.

C. Candidates those who obtained their last degree (qualifying degree) before 2017 are not eligible to apply.

D. Age Limit is Maximum 25 years (as on Jan 01, 2021).

Qualifying Degree Requirements

For PhD Qualifying Degree in one of the following subject is required

MSc/Integrated MSc

Applied Physics/Engg.Physics
Applied Mathematics
Astronomy
Electronics
Photonics/Optics
Physics

ME/M.tech. / Integrated ME/M.Tech

Applied Physics/Engg. Physics
Computer Science
Electrical
Electronics
Instrumentation
Photonics/Optics/Opto-Electronics
Radio Physics and Electronics

M.Phil

Applied Physics
Instrumentation
Mathematics
Photonics/Optics
Physics

For Integrated M-Tech.- PhD Qualifying Degree in one of the following subject is required

MSc/Integrated MSc

Applied Physics/Engg.Physics
Applied Mathematics
Electronics
Physics

BE/B.Tech.

Computer Science
Electrical
Electronics
Instrumentation
Mechanical

B.Tech. (Post BSc Hons.)

Optics and Optoelectronics
Radio Physics and Electronics

IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Aug 2021 Results

IIA – PU PhD Programme – 2021 August batch JRF

Selected candidates

IIA Bangalore PhD Admission Jan 2021

Important Dates

Opening of online application08thJanuary
Last Date for online Application (Extended)07th February, 2021
Tentative Interview Dates10 – 15 February, 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Applicant can apply if

A. Candidate who expect to complete their

M.Sc., Integrated M.Sc. or B.E./B.Tech./M.E./M.Tech. degree by July 2021 and

Note: Scores must be valid at the time of admission.

For the IIA-Ph.D program based on their GATE / JEST score candidates must have qualified in the PHYSICS paper of GATE / JEST.

B.  Candidate have scored aggregate of 60% marks or above throughout his/her academic career.

C. Candidates those who obtained their last degree (qualifying degree) before 2017 are not eligible to apply.

D. Age Limit is Maximum 25 years (as on Jan 01, 2021).

Qualifying Degree Requirements

Qualifying Degree in one of the following subject is required

MSc/Integrated MSc

Applied Physics/Engg.Physics
Applied Mathematics
Astronomy
Electronics
Photonics/Optics
Physics

ME/M.tech. / Integrated ME/M.Tech

Applied Physics/Engg. Physics
Computer Science
Electrical
Electronics
Instrumentation
Photonics/Optics/Opto-Electronics
Radio Physics and Electronics

M.Phil

Applied Physics
Instrumentation
Photonics/Optics
Physics