NBRC Gurgaon PhD Neuroscience Admission 2021

NBRC Gurgaon PhD Neuroscience Admission

NBRC Gurgaon PhD Neuroscience Admission 2021– National Brain Research Centre (NBRC) invites applications for admission to PhD Neuroscience Programs for the academic year 2021.

Programs at NBRC

National Brain Research Centre (NBRC) conducts advanced research in different areas of the interdisciplinary field of Neuroscience.  

Channels for applying in PhD Neuroscience


NBRC accepts PhD admissions through JGEEBILS (Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences)


NBRC accepts applications from candidates who qualify JEST (Joint Entrance Screening Test).


NBRC accepts applications from GATE qualified candidates (with 85 percentile or more in GATE 2020/2021) in Physics / Mathematics / Chemistry / Computer Science and Information Technology / Electrical Engineering / Electronics and Communication Engineering / Instrumentation Engineering.

External Fellowship Channel

Candidates those who have qualified (JRF) Examination in UGC / CSIR / DBT / ICMR or CSIR UGC-NET LS with Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Mathematics can also apply through external fellowship channel.

The JRF should be valid on 31st August, 2021 or later. NET Lectureship candidates should have qualified the exam on/after Dec 2018.

NBRC Gurgaon PhD Neuroscience Admission 2021 Important Dates

NBRC Application (Online) start date15 Jan 2021
Last date of receipt of requests for hard copy of the application form01 March 2021
Last date for receipt of (Online/Offline) application form for PhD31 May 2021
Interview for PhD programUpdated Soon

Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in any branch of Science such as Life Sciences / Pharmacy / Physics / Mathematics / Chemistry / Computer applications / Statistics / Veterinary Science / Psychology from a recognized Institute or University.
  • Candidates having four-year course leading to Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Technology / Engineering / Medicine from a recognized Institute or University are also eligible.
  • Candidates those who are appearing in final year of the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.
  • Minimum 55% Marks (50% for SC / ST / PH candidates) or an equivalent grade from secondary (10th) examination onwards is required.
  • Percentage should be calculated up to two decimal points to determine their eligibility.

Application Process

Candidates can apply online through NBRC website.

Candidates who want to apply by offline mode can send a self-addressed A-4 size envelope to Registrar, National Brain Research Centre, Manesar-122052 Dist. Gurgaon (Haryana) indicating Programme & channel by which they wish to apply.

Steps to Follow for Online Application

Step 1  

Check if you fulfil minimum criteria for admission to the NBRC PhD Neuroscience programme.

Step 2  

Apply or Qualify JGEEBILS/ JEST /GATE/ External Fellowship as mentioned earlier.

Step 3  

Apply for NBRC PhD on NBRC website before last date.

Step 4  

Pay the required amount of fee.

Application Fee

Fee for Online applicants

For General Candidates Rs. 300/-
For SC/ST/PH CandidatesRs. 150/-
Payment ProcedureThrough SBI Collect

Fee for Offline applicants

For General Candidates Rs. 350/-
For SC/ST/PH CandidatesRs. 200/-
Payment ProcedureBy Demand Draft

No application fee will be applicable for candidates having JRF / LS who have applied / are applying through JGEEBILS / JEST / GATE channels.

However they have to fill the separate application form to be considered in both the channels.

For more information and to apply online – visit