JNCASR Admissions 2021: Dates, Results

JNCASR Admissions 2021

JNCASR Admissions 2021 – Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) invites application for admission to PhD, M.S.(Engg.), MS (Research), Integrated PhD & MSc Chemistry for 2021.

Check more details on JNCASR Research Admission 2021 below here.

Latest – List of shortlisted candidates is available now

Programs offered

  • PhD
  • M.S.(Engg.)
  • MS (Research)
  • Master of Science (M.Sc) in Chemistry (Two-year Programme)
  • Integrated Ph.D. Programmes

Research Program offering Units

  • Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit (CPMU)
  • Engineering Mechanics Unit (EMU)
  • Evolutionary and Integrative Biology Unit (EIBU)
  • New Chemistry Unit (NCU)
  • Theoretical Sciences Unit
  • Neuroscience Unit
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit

Important Dates for JNCASR Admissions 2021

Website opens for on-line submission of applications05 March 2021
Last date for submission of applications online19 April 2021

Eligibility Criteria for JNCASR Admissions 2021

For Research Programmes [Ph.D. / M.S(Engg.) / M.S(Research)]

Candidates with an M Sc., B E, B Tech, M E, M Tech, B.VSc/M.VSc or MBBS/MD as applicable to individual Units are eligible to apply. They should have at least 50% marks in their qualifying University examination.

Candidate should also have qualified in the GATE / GPAT / JEST  or UGC / CSIR – NET-JRF/ DBT-JRF/ ICMR – JRF / INSPIRE-JRF. The award certificate of such tests should have the validity period for seeking admission to research Programme as on 2nd August 2021.

Generally M.Tech/ME students are required to qualify one of the above mentioned exams, however exceptional candidates without these exams may also be considered.

Minimum Educational Qualification Requirements for Different Units

Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit (CPMU)

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one  of the national  entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Electronics,  Chemical/Mathematical/Physical/Material  Sciences. 
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Electrical/ Electronics/ Metallurgy/ Polymer/ Engineering Physics/ Nano Technology/ Chemical.
Valid GATE /JEST score  / CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in  Electrical/ Electronics/ Metallurgy/ Polymer/ Engineering Physics/ Nano Technology/ Chemical
Qualifying in the  
national exam is  
desirable

Engineering Mechanics Unit (EMU)

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one of the national  entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Mathematical/Physical Sciences. 2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in  Aerospace/Mechanical/Metallurgy/Polymer/ Engineering Physics/ChemicalValid GATE /JEST score  / CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in  Aerospace/Mechanical/Metallurgy/Polymer/  Engineering Physics/Chemical/Atmospheric  ScienceQualifying in the  national exam is  desirable

New Chemistry Unit (NCU)

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one of the national entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Chemistry, Chemical/ Physical /Biological/Material Sciences 
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Chemical Engineering, Physical/ Biological / Materials Sciences
Valid GATE /JEST/GPAT score / CSIR-UGC NET  for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3.Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Chemical Engineering,  Physical/Biological / Materials Sciences 
4. Master’s Degree in Pharmacy
Qualifying in the  national exam is  desirable

Theoretical Sciences Unit

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one of the national entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Electronics,  Chemical/Mathematical/Physical/Material  Sciences. 
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Aerospace/ Engineering Physics/  Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgy/Chemical/Mechanical Sciences.
Valid GATE /JEST score  / CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Aerospace / Engineering Physics/  Electrical/Electronics/Metallurgy/Chemical/Mech anical Sciences.Qualifying in the  national exam is  desirable

Evolutionary and Integrative Biology Unit

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one of the national entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Physics,  Mathematical/Biological/Life Sciences. 2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics,  Biological Engineering, or any Biology related area.Valid GATE /JEST score  / CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics,  Biological Engineering, or any Biology related area. 
4. MBBS /M.D. 
5. B.VSc / M.VSc
Qualifying in the  
national exam is  
desirable

Neuroscience Unit

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one of the national entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Biological/Life  Sciences. 
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/ Technology or  equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any  Biology related area. 
Valid GATE /JEST score  / CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/ Technology or  equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any  Biology related area. 4. MBBS /M.D.Qualifying in the  national exam is  desirable.

Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit

Eligible Education qualificationsQualifying in any one of the national entrance tests
1. Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent in  Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Chemical/  Biological/Life Sciences. 
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any  Biology related area.
Valid GATE /JEST score  / CSIR-UGC NET for JRF/UGC-NET for JRF/DBT- JRF/ICMR JRF / INSPIRE 
3. Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or  equivalent in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, or any  Biology related area. 
4. MBBS /M.D.
Qualifying in the  national exam is  desirable.

For Integrated PhD

a) Applicants possessing a minimum of 55% marks at the Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Science with Chemistry as a major subject. 

b) Candidates who have qualified the Joint Admissions Test for Masters (JAM) are encouraged to apply

Discipline-wise Educational Qualification Requirements

Disciplines Qualifying degree
Materials Science• Students with minimum of 55% marks at bachelor’s degree in any  branch of Science with sound knowledge in the fundamentals of  Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.  
• Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2021 written test (for  Master’s) are encouraged to apply
Chemical Science• Students with minimum of 55% marks at bachelor’s degree in any  branch of Science with Chemistry as a major and mathematics as  a subject at least up to PUC (10+2 level). 
• Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2021 written test (for  Master’s) are encouraged to apply.
Biological Science• Students with minimum of 55% marks in bachelor’s or equivalent  degree in Physical, Chemical or Biological Science (including  Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary Sciences and  Agricultural Sciences) or B.E/B. Tech degree or equivalent degree. 
• Candidates who have qualified the JAM 2021 written test (for  Master’s) are encouraged to apply

For MSc in Chemistry

a) Applicants possessing a minimum of 55% marks at the Bachelor’s degree in any branch of   Science with Chemistry as a major subject. 

b) Candidates who have qualified the Joint Admissions Test for Masters (JAM) are encouraged to apply

Selection Procedure

 Selection procedure may be shifted online if necessary. 

For Research Programmes

Candidates are shortlisted for an interview based on their performance in the National Entrance Test and/or academic performance.

The selection is based on the performance in the interview (in some of the Units, an aptitude test/preliminary interview will precede the interview/final interview).

For Integrated PhD

Shortlisting will be through the Joint Admission test for Master’s (JAM) and /or JNCASR’s written test, followed by an interview for shortlisted candidates on  the same day or the following day.

The final selection will be based on the performance in the interview. 

For MSc Chemistry 

Shortlisted candidates based on fulfilling the eligibility criteria will have to appear for a written  test at JNCASR. Based on the performance in the written test, candidates will be called for an interview. Shortlisted JAM candidates may be exempted from the written test and will be called for an interview directly.

The final selection is based on the performance in the interview. 

JNCASR PhD Admission 2021 Application Process

Interested candidates can apply online only through the official website https://www.jncasr-admissions.in/

Application Fee

  • The application fee is Rs.500/- and is non-refundable.
  • Any bank or payment gateway service charges must be borne by the applicant.
  • Options of online payment through net-banking, debit card/credit card etc is available.

Scholarships

All the students [except Master of Science (M.Sc) in Chemistry] joining JNCASR are eligible for a scholarship offered by CSIR/ UGC/ICMR/DBT/INSPIRE/JNCASR depending upon their mode of entry.

JNCASR Admissions 2021 Results

Shortlisted Candidates and Time Slot for Interview

Time slot for shortlisted candidates of Ph.D programme at EMU

Time slot for shortlisted candidates of Int. Ph.D Chemical Sciences for online interview at NCU

Time slot for shortlisted candidates of Masters of Science (M.Sc) in Chemistry programme at NCU

Time slot for the shortlisted candidates of Ph.D programme at TSU for final interview

Time slot for the shortlisted candidates of Ph.D programme at EIBU for final interview

Time slot for the shortlisted candidates of Int. Ph.D programme Biological Sciences for online interview

Revised Time slot for the shortlisted candidates of Int. Ph.D programme Biological Sciences for online interview

For more details and to apply online visit – official website


Previous Years Admissions

JNCASR Admissions 2020 Mid Year

Courses Offered

  • PhD
  • M.S.(Engg.)
  • MS (Research)

Important Dates for JNCASR Admissions 2020

Website opens for on-line submission of applications13 November 2020
Last date for submission of applications online30 November 2020