IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester: Dates, Application Form, Results

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester – Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata invites applications for PhD Admission Autumn Semester 2022-23.

Check more information on IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester here.

Latest – List of Selected Candidates Declared for various departments

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PhD Disciplines

Physical Sciences
Chemical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Computational and Data Sciences
Biological Sciences
Earth Sciences
Center of Excellence in Space Sciences India (CESSI)
Humanities and Social Sciences

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Important Dates

EventDates
PhD application portal opens11.04.2022
Application portal closes01.05.2022
Publication of the list of shortlisted candidates for Written Test/Interview07.05.2022
Selection Interview windowMay 13 – June 04, 2022
Publication of PhD interview results13.06.2022
Registration portal opens15.06.2022
Registration deadline26.07.2022
Manual Registration28.07.2022

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Application Process

Candidates can apply online through official website.

Read complete instructions before filling online application.

Incomplete application will be rejected.

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on merit, subject specialization and required research area.

The selected candidates will receive the offer letter for joining shortly after the interview.

Eligibility Criteria

Chemical Sciences 

Computational and Data Sciences 

Earth Sciences 

Humanities and Social Sciences 

Physical Sciences 

CESSI 

Mathematics and Statistics

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2022-23 Autumn Semester Results

Selected Candidates

Registration page : Click Here

List of selected candidates –

DepartmentSelected CandidatesWaiting List
Biological SciencesListWL
Chemical SciencesList,
List (Institute Fellowship)
WL
Earth SciencesListWL
Mathematics and StatisticsListWL
Physical SciencesListWL
Computer and Data SciencesNo candidate found suitableNo candidate found suitable
Humanities and Social SciencesListWL
Space SciencesListWL

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2022

  • Biological Sciences :Click Here
  • Earth Sciences :Click Here
  • Space Sciences(CESSI) :Click Here
  • Computer and Data Sciences :Click Here
  • Mathematics and Statistics (List Selected Applicants under Group A for offline Written test):Click Here
    Note that on the 26th May Written test will start at 10 A.M. Reporting time for the Written test is 9.15 AM .
    Syllabus of Written Test: Click Here
    Result of Written test (i.e List of selected candidates for Interview under Group A) will be published or announced around 7 P.M on 26th May on DMS Website(https://math.iiserkol.ac.in/), IISER Kolkata Website, DMS notice board and notice board near exam hall for written test. Interviews of selected candidates under Group A will be conducted on 27 May 10 A.M. Reporting time for the Interview is 9.30 AM.
  • Mathematics and Statistics ( List Selected Applicants under Group B Directly for offline Interview):Click Here
    Note that for Group B there is no written test. Interviews will be conducted on: 25th May (Reporting time 1.30P.M, Interview will start at 2 P.M) and 26th May. (Morning session Reporting time 9 A.M, Interview will start at 9.30 A.M and Afternoon Session Reporting time 2P.M, Interview will start at 2.30P.M). Please see the Date and Time of the interview in the above list carefully. The candidates will be allowed to appear at the interview only after proper verification of documents. In case of overnight stay, please note that the candidates have to arrange the accommodation on their own.
  • Physical Sciences :Click Here
    Interviews of Self funded category: 26 May 2022
    Interviews of Institute funded/sponsored project category: 27 May 2022
    All interviews will be held in online mode and details will be communicated by email.

For more details and to apply online – visit


Previous Admissions

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester

PhD Disciplines

Physical Sciences
Chemical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Computational and Data Sciences
Biological Sciences
Earth Sciences
Centre for Advanced Functional Materials (CAFM)
Humanities and Social Sciences

Important Dates

PhD application portal opens21.09.2021
Application portal closes15.11.2021
Publication of shortlist for interview25.11.2021
Tentative Interview datesDecember 10 – 15, 2021
Publication of PhD interview results21.12.2021
Registration portal opens22.12.2021
Registration deadline29.12.2021
PhD Registration31.12.2021

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Spring Semester Results

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Spring Semester 2022

Biological SciencesClick Here
Chemical SciencesClick Here
Earth SciencesClick Here
Mathematics and StatisticsClick Here
Physical SciencesClick Here
Computer and Data SciencesClick Here
Humanities and Social SciencesClick Here
Centre for Advanced Functional Materials (CAFM) – CAFM DCS ListClick Here

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Autumn Semester

Important Dates

PhD application portal opens15 March 2021
Application portal closes15 April 2021
Publication of shortlist for interview26 April 2021
Tentative Interview dates20 May 2021 to 31 May 2021
Publication of list of selected candidates21 June 2021

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2021-22 Results

Selected Candidates

Selected Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2021

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for PhD Autumn Semester 2021

IISER Kolkata PhD Physical Sciences Admission 2021-22

Minimum Eligibility criteria

  • Masters degree with at least 60% aggregate marks in any field of Physical Sciences for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program.
  • Final year post-graduate students who are yet to obtain their degree may also apply; however, they must complete the MSc/MS degree at the time of admission with the requisite 60% aggregate marks.
  • Additional or desirable background is necessary for some topics, and it is mentioned in parenthesis wherever applicable.
  • Reservations for SC/ST/OBC candidates are applicable as per Government of India rules.

There are two channels of admission.

Channel 1: Self Funded category

Channel 2: Institute Funded category

Channel 1: Self Funded category

  • For this category apart from satisfying minimal eligibility criteria, candidates must have their own PhD fellowships such as CSIR-NET/UGC JRF, INSPIRE or any other equivalent fellowships.

The list of openings for self funded candidates is listed below:

Experimental

  1. Phase Transitions, Spectroscopy and transport in high magnetic fields (pulsed field).
  2. Spin-orbit Photonics and Quantum weak measurements in nano-photonics.
  3. Experimental condensed matter physics:
    (i) Electronic band structure calculations,
    (ii) Photoemission spectroscopy,
    (iii) Optical, magnetic and electronic properties of Nanomaterials.
  4. Quantum Information Processing using NV centres in diamond.
  5. Topological Insulators, Majorana Fermions and Weyl Semi-metals.
  6. Nonlinear optical phenomena in semiconductors and other solid-state materials. Research topic :
    (i). Study of nonlinear optical properties of various organic and inorganic materials.
    (ii). Laser spectroscopic study of optoelectronic properties of materials
  7. Microscopic time resolved experiments, Ultrafast and Terahertz Spectroscopy.

Theoretical/Computational

  1. Non-linear dynamics (Background: MSc in Physics, Mathematics, Applied Physics, Applied Mathematics. Proficiency in programming is necessary.)
  2. Biological physics, Nonlinear dynamics, Statistical physics, soft condensed matter physics:
    Topic: To develop theoretical and computational models to understand the collective dynamics of active, out of equilibrium systems by using the tools from statistical physics, nonlinear dynamics, and soft condensed matter physics.
  3. Complex Adaptive Systems and Network dynamics.
  4. Analysis of biological and social systems using a variety of tools like non-linear dynamics, stochastic processes, networks etc.
  5. Gravitational Physics.
  6. Condensed Matter Physics: Topics:
    (a) Interplay of interactions and inhomogeneities in strongly correlated condensed quantum phases of matter,
    (b) Role of quantum fluctuations on glassy and hexatic phases of matter.
  7. Nonequilibrium dynamics of open quantum systems.
  8. Topological matter and Majorana fermions.
  9. Graphene Moire Superlattice

Channel 2: Institute Funded category

  • For candidates in this category apart from satisfying minimal eligibility criteria, candidates must have qualified in GATE or JEST or NET-LS examinations.
  • A cut-off score for each will be decided based on the number of applications.

The list of openings for Institute funded candidates is listed below

Experimental

  1. Phase Transitions, Spectroscopy and transport in high magnetic fields (pulsed field).
  2. Experimental condensed matter physics:
    (i) Electronic band structure calculations,
    (ii) Photoemission spectroscopy,
    (iii) Optical, magnetic and electronic properties of Nanomaterials.
  3. Nonlinear optical phenomena in semiconductors and other solid-state materials. Research topic :
    (i). Study of nonlinear optical properties of various organic and inorganic materials.
    (ii). Laser spectroscopic study of optoelectronic properties of materials

Theoretical/Computational

  1. Biological physics, Nonlinear dynamics, Statistical physics, soft condensed matter physics:
    Topic: To develop theoretical and computational models to understand the collective dynamics of active, out of equilibrium systems by using the tools from statistical physics, nonlinear dynamics, and soft condensed matter physics.
  2. Complex Adaptive Systems and Network dynamics.
  3. Analysis of biological and social systems using a variety of tools like non-linear dynamics, stochastic processes, networks etc.
  4. Topological matter and Majorana fermions.
  5. Graphene Moire Superlattices.

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2020-21 Spring Sem

Important Dates

PhD application portal opens19.10.2020
Application portal closes03.11.2020
Publication of shortlist for interview11.11.2020
Tentative Interview dates12 to 30 November 2020
Publication of PhD interview results07.12.2020

IISER Kolkata PhD Admission 2020-21 Spring Sem Results

Selected Candidates

Shortlisted Screening/Interview/Written test Candidates for IISER Kolkata PhD Spring Semester 2020-21

IISER Kolkata PhD Physical Sciences Admission 2020-21 Spring Sem

Selected Candidates

Sl. No.Application NoName
1257075Gopal Mistry
2257096Jyoti Prakash
3257158Anupama
4257265Kanav Sharma
5257388Khursid Alam
6257406Tapesh Gautam
7257714Dinesh Kumar Panda
8257927Md Aquib Molla
9258073Joyanta Sonowal
10258084Vaishali

List of Selected Applicants for the Waiting List

Sl. No.Application NoName
1257129Sanjeev Kumar Thakur
2257355Abhisek Panda
3257815Sujay Das

Shortlisted Candidates for IISER Kolkata PhD Physical Sciences Admission 2020-21

Sl. No.Application NoNameInterview Reporting Date & Time
1257075Gopal MistryNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
2257096Jyoti PrakashNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
3257098Prakhar KasuhikNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
4257108Jhantu PradhanNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
5257124Samiran MalgopeNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
6257129Sanjeev Kumar ThakurNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
7257142Praveen BharadwajNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
8257158AnupamaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
9257172Biswajit MajiNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
10257174Subhasis MaitiNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
11257179Vijay KumarNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
12257180Suresh Chandra BaralNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
13257182Shubham SahooNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
14257201Mandlik Rohit ShantaramNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
15257216Sushma RaghuvansyNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
16257238Aarti LakharaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
17257250Sanuja Kumar KhuntiaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
18257265Kanav SharmaNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
19257266Pijush Kanti AichNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
20257307Poulami GhoshNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
21257324Amrendra KumarNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
22257349Rahul RanaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
23257355Abhisek PandaNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
24257371Anwesha PandaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
25257382Suman Das GuptaNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
26257388Khursid AlamNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
27257397Shivani KumawatNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
28257406Tapesh GautamNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
29257439Arnab MishraNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
30257442Suman RoyNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
31257480Medha Roy ChoudhuryNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
32257714Dinesh Kumar PandaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
33257715Anindita NandiNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
34257752Sagar MallickNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
35257759Sourav MondalNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
36257808Suchetana MukhopadhyayNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
37257815Sujay DasNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
38257825Sudip KunduNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
39257840Kaustav KanjilalNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
40257852Biswarupa Paul RoyNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
41257867Kartik ChhajedNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
42257901Koustav MandalNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
43257903Pallab NandiNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
44257915Mutcha Shanmukha RaoNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
45257927Md Aquib MollaNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
46257930Saumanti SadhukhanNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
47257960Vishnu K NNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
48257986Indranil MukherjeeNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
49258053Anushree SinhaNov. 28, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
50258073Joyanta SonowalNov. 27, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
51258084VaishaliNov. 27, 2020, 9:30 a.m.