IISER Tirupati PhD Admission Aug 2022: Dates, Application, Results

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions

IISER Tirupati PhD Admission Aug 2022 – Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Tirupati invites application for PhD admission for the academic session starting from Aug 2022.

Check more information such as eligibility criteria, important date, application process etc. for IISER Tirupati PhD Admission Aug 2022 below here.

Latest – List of shortlisted & selected candidates is available now for various departments

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Admitting Department

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Earth and Climate Sciences

IISER Tirupati PhD Physics Admission Aug 2022

Areas of Research

  • Astronomy & Astrophysics
  • Condensed Matter Theory
  • Atomic & Molecular Physics
  • Complex systems
  • Organic Opto-electronics
  • Soft and Active Matter
  • Microfluidics
  • Experimental High Energy Physics
  • Biophysics

Eligibility Criteria for Physics

DisciplineMinimum Eligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
PhysicsStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in Master’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Astronomy & Astrophysics/Chemistry/Mathematics/Biology or M.E./M.Tech. or any equivalent degree.
 
Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.
 
IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Awarded CSIR-JRF or UGC-JRF or INSPIRE PhD
(or)
Qualified NET-LS up to rank 300 are eligible
(or)
Qualified in JEST
(or)
Qualified in GATE
(or)
Any other National Level Examination

IISER Tirupati PhD Chemistry Admission Aug 2022

Areas of Research

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Theoretical & Computational Chemistry
  • Physical & Materials Chemistry
  • Chemical biology and other Chemistry allied disciplines.

Eligibility Criteria for Chemistry

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
Chemistry  Students with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; with all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in master’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Chemistry/ Mathematics/Biology or ME/M.Tech or any equivalent degree.
 
Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage; not only in majoring subject) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.
 
IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Qualified for CSIR/UGC-LS/JRF/INSPIRE PhD Fellowships/GATE/Any other National Fellowships

IISER Tirupati PhD Biology Admission Aug 2022

Areas of Research

  • Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
  • Biophysics
  • Cancer biology
  • Chemical Biology
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Immunology
  • Infection biology
  • Molecular Microbiology
  • Plant Biology
  • Structural Biology

Eligibility Criteria for Biology

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
BiologyStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in Master’s degree in any branch of Science Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/Biological Sciences/ Ecological Sciences/Agricultural Sciences/ Psychology M.Tech/ M.VSc or MBBS degree or any equivalent degree.

Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.

IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Qualified for JGEEBILS 2022
(or)
DBT-JRF-A / ICMR-JRF / DBT-BINC / ARS-NET (ICAR)/ UGC-CSIR JRF/ DST-INSPIRE-JRF
(or)
For NET-LS up to rank 200 are eligible
(or)
For GATE -Life Sciences, GATE-Biotechnology, GATE-Computer Science and IT, GATE-Chemistry up to rank 200, GATE-Ecology and Evolution up to rank 300 are eligible
(or)
Any other national fellowship

IISER Tirupati PhD Mathematics Admission Aug 2022

Areas of Research

  • Analytic Number Theory
  • Algebraic Number Theory
  • Galois Representations
  • Harmonic Analysis
  • Algebraic Geometry
  • Algebraic K-Theory
  • Homotopy Theory
  • Representation Theory
  • Riemannian Geometry
  • Differential and Algebraic Topology

Eligibility Criteria for Mathematics

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
MathematicsStudents with minimum 55% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale in Master’s
degree in any branch of Science Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Biological
Sciences/ M.Tech/ M.E or any equivalent
degree.
 
Candidates with B.E./ B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate (overall percentage including all subjects) or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.
 
IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the additional eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Qualified for CSIR-JRF/ UGC-JRF/ INSPIRE PhD/ NBHM PhD/ GATE(MA) or Any other National Fellowships.

IISER Tirupati PhD Earth & Climate Science Admission Aug 2022

Areas of Research

  • Igneous Petrology
  • Mineralogy
  • Rare Metal and Rare Earth (RMRE) mineralization
  • Microphysics of clouds and precipitation
  • Remote sensing techniques for characterizing precipitations

Eligibility Criteria for Earth & Climate Science

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
Earth & Climate ScienceStudents with minimum 55% marks in
aggregate (overall percentage; with all
subjects) or CGPA 6.0 out of 10-point scale
in master degree in:
Geology/Geophysics/Physics/Meteorology
/Atmospheric science/ or any equivalent
degree.
 
IISER BS-MS (All IISERs) Dual degree students with CGPA >= 8.0 are eligible without the essential eligibility criteria listed on the right column.
Awarded CSIR-JRF or UGC-JRF or INSPIRE PhD
(or)
Qualified NET-LS
(or)
Qualified in GATE
(or)
Any other National Level Examination

General Information to the Applicants

Age Limit

  • Preferably not more than 28 years at the time of joining.
  • Age relaxation of 3 years will be given for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) and 5 years for SC/ST/PWD/Female candidates as per GOI norms. Candidates belonging to the reserved category will have to submit relevant certificates, if selected.
  • Relaxation may also be given whenever suitable candidates are not available, in exceptional circumstances.

Note

  • The fellowships/scores/ranks must be valid at the time of joining the course.
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST, PWD and KM category, the percentage of marks may be relaxed by 5% or 0.5 in the case of CGPA.
  • Candidates in the final year of their qualifying degree (as mentioned in the minimum criteria) are also eligible to apply. However, their final selection is subject to their successful completion of the qualifying degree with the above-mentioned requirements at the time of admission. A provisional degree certificate is mandatory at the time of admission.
  • Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Selection Procedure

The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview and the final selection is based on interview performance.

TA/DA will be provided to the SC/ST/PD students appearing for the interview as per institute norms.

Applying does not automatically guarantee that a candidate will be shortlisted for an interview. 

The respective departments may use additional criteria (based on academic performance and/or performance in the national level tests) to shortlist candidates for interviews.

Fellowship

Upon selection and subsequently joining the PhD program, candidates who do not possess any CSIR, DBT and INSPIRE, will be eligible for institute fellowship at par with CSIR, DBT etc., but without HRA and Contingency components.

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2022 Important Dates

Opening date of Online ApplicationApril 1, 2022
Closing date of Online ApplicationApril 30, 2022
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for the InterviewMay 20 – 25, 2022 (Tentative)
Interview of Shortlisted CandidatesJune 18 – June 22, 2022 (Tentative)
Announcement of Interview ResultsJu1y 01 – July 10, 2022 (Tentative)
Joining in PhD ProgrammeAugust 1, 2022 (Tentative)

Application Procedure

Applications can be submitted online only. Applicants can submit their forms online.

SubjectApplication Form
PhysicsApply Here
MathematicsApply Here
ChemistryApply Here
BiologyApply Here
Earth & Climate ScienceApply Here

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2022 Results

Selected Candidates

List of candidates provisionally selected for PhD Programme – August 2022 –

Shortlisted Candidates

List of applicants Shortlisted for Final Interview for PhD Programme August 2022

List of applicants Shortlisted for Preliminary Interview for PhD Programme August 2022 –

For more derails and to apply online – Official Website


Previous Admissions

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2021

Admitting Department

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2021 Important Dates

EventsDates
Opening date of Online ApplicationApril 23, 2021
Closing date of Online ApplicationMay 23, 2021
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for the Interview (Tentative)June 1 – 10, 2021
Interview of Shortlisted Candidates (Tentative)June 11 – 25, 2021
Announcement of Interview Results (Tentative)June 26 – July 5, 2021
Registration of PhD Programme (Tentative)August 2, 2021

Eligibility Criteria for IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2021

Physics

Areas of research

Astronomy & Astrophysics, Data Science as applied to Astronomy and Astrophysics, Condensed Matter Theory and Experiment, Atomic & Molecular Physics, Complex systems, Organic Opto-electronics, Soft and Active Matter, Microfluidics, Experimental High Energy Physics, Biophysics. 

Eligibility Criteria for Physics

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
PhysicsMaster’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/Astronomy & Astrophysics/ Biology Chemistry/Mathematics/ or M.E/M.Tech. or any equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks in aggregate or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale.   Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.  Awarded CSIR-JRF or UGC-JRF or INSPIRE PhD

Chemistry

Areas of research

Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Theoretical & Computational Chemistry, Physical & Materials Chemistry, Chemical biology and other Chemistry allied disciplines

Eligibility Criteria

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
Chemistry  Master’s degree in any branch of Science: Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Biology or ME/M.Tech or any equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks in aggregate or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale.   Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.  Qualified for CSIR/UGC-JRF/INSPIRE PhD Fellowships/Any other National Fellowships

Biology

Areas of research

Plant Biology, Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, Biophysics and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Neurobiology, Infection biology, Molecular Microbiology, Cancer biology, Immunology, Genome Biology, Chemical Biology, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Structural Biology.

Eligibility Criteria

DisciplineEligibility CriteriaAdditional Eligibility Criteria
BiologyMaster’s degree in any branch of Science Physics/ Chemistry/ Ecological Sciences/ Mathematics/ Biological Sciences/ Agricultural Sciences/ Psychology M.Tech/ M.VSc or MBBS degree or any equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks in aggregate or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale.   Candidates with BE/B.Tech degree with minimum 60% marks in aggregate or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale can also apply.  Qualified for DBT-JRF-A/ ICMR-JRF/DBT-BINC/UGC-CSIR JRF/ DST-INSPIRE-JRF/Any other National Fellowships  

Age Limit

28 yrs. at the time of joining.  Relaxation of 5 years for SSC/ST/PD/Female candidates and 3yrs will be given for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) as per GOI norms.

Note

  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST, PWD and KM category, the percentage of marks may be relaxed by 5% or 0.5 in the case of CGPA.
  • Institute will not be able to provide any fellowship this time. Only the candidates with confirmed fellowships (as mentioned in the “Essential Criteria” for respective disciplines) will be considered for this round of selection.
  • The fellowships/scores/ranks must be valid at the time of joining the course.

Mathematics and Earth & Climate Science

As there is no vacancy for PhD positions in the disciplines of Mathematics & Earth and Climate Science, there shall be no intake of PhD students this year for these two disciplines.

Selection Procedure

The candidates will be shortlisted for on-line interview and final selection is based on performance in interview.

The respective departments may use additional criteria (based on performance in the national level tests and/or academic performance) to shortlist candidates for interviews. 

Application Procedure

Applications can be submitted online only. Applicants can submit their forms online.

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Aug 2021 Results

List of applicants Shortlisted for Preliminary Interview for PhD Programme August 2021

List of applicants Shortlisted for Final Interview for PhD Programme August 2021

List of candidates provisionally selected for PhD Programme – August 2021

IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2021

Important Dates

EventsDates
Opening date of Online ApplicationSeptember 16, 2020
Closing date of Online ApplicationOctober 20, 2020
Announcement of Shortlisted Candidates for the Interview (Tentative)November 1 – 6, 2020
Interview of Shortlisted Candidates (Tentative)December 4 – 6, 2020
Announcement of Interview Results (Tentative)December 7 – 11, 2020
Registration of PhD Programme (Tentative)January 2, 2021

List of Candidates Selected for IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2021

List of Candidates selected for PhD Programme

List of Wait List Candidates Selected for PhD Programme January 2021

List of Shortlisted Candidates for Interview IISER Tirupati PhD Admissions Jan 2021

Physics

Chemistry

Biology

List of applicants shortlisted for next round of interview Biology

IISER Tirupati PhD Physics Admission Jan 2021

Shortlisted Candidates for Interview

Shortlisting Criteria

Appended below is the list of 147 candidates shortlisted for a selection interview out of the 804 applications received for the August 2020 and January 2021 Sessions.

Candidates satisfying at least one of the following shortlisting criteria, over and above the eligibility criteria as per the advertisement, have been invited for a selection interview by email.

  1. CSIR/UGC JRF
  2. INSPIRE Ph.D (in addition to qualifying at least one national level exams as per the advertisement)
  3. IISER BSMS
  4. JEST Rank below 101
  5. GATE Rank below 351

Selection Interviews

The dates for the first round, which will be a screening interview, are 18/Dec/2020 and 19/Dec/2020 [9 A.M onwards].

If the candidate qualifies in the first round, s/he will be required to appear for the final selection interview on 21/Dec/2020 [9 A.M
onwards].

Both the interviews will be conducted online.

The final selection will be based on the candidate’s academic records and performance in the interview.

Shortlisted for PhD Physics Admission Interview