NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023: Application Form, Dates

NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission

NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023 – National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research (NIPER), Hyderabad invites application for PhD admission for the session 2023.

Check full details on NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023 below here.

About NIPER Hyderabad

  • NIPER-Hyderabad is an “Institute of National Importance” with an all-India 2nd NIRF rank in the pharmacy category.
  • With proclaimed objectives of becoming a Centre of Excellence for advanced research in pharmaceutical sciences leading in basic and translational research in human health.

PhD Program

  • PhD students will have abundant opportunities to develop a scientific disposition. Students will interact with top-notch faculties with expertise in various areas of advanced chemical, biological, pharmaceutical, analytical, IPR & regulatory, pharmaceutical management, medical device, and biotechnology.
  • They will be exposed to cutting-edge tools and techniques in a multidisciplinary research environment.
  • The institute has several high-end equipment and infrastructure to support their research work and tie-ups with various industries in the pharma sector.
  • NIPER-Hyderabad has several collaborations with national and international organizations, private industries and R& D companies. These provide ample opportunities to students for placements and exposure to current challenges.

Eligibility Criteria for NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023

  • Master’s degree (M. Sc./ M. Tech / M.S Pharm/ M. Pharm.) / MBBS in any branch of Life Sciences/ Biotechnology/ Chemistry or allied subjects with special interest in drug discovery and development.
  • Candidates should also have obtained at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA of 6.75 out of 10) in the above examination as well as in their 12th standard board examination. The criteria will be 55% for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) candidates.
  • Appearing candidates or those who are awaiting results for the highest qualifying examinations can also apply. Such candidates should be eligible is all aspects at the time of admission.

Age Limit: The upper age limit is 28 years which is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy)/ Physically Handicapped/ Women candidates.

NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023 Important Dates

The last date for receiving the application is31st December, 2022
Interview of Shortlisted candidates with interview16th and 17th Jan, 2023

NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2023 Application Process

  • Interested candidates who meet the above criteria can directly sent their CV via email to and indicating their research area.
  • Soft copies of certificates in support of date of birth, educational qualifications, reservation category (if applicable), and fellowship examination qualified must also be sent along with the CV.

Selection Procedure

  • The suitable candidates would attend an interview (Online/ offline) at NIPER Hyderabad
  • Candidates, please ensure that you fulfill the essential qualifications.
  • Applying without fulfilling the essential qualifications will lead to disqualify to the candidate for the selection.
  • Providing wrong information that can lead to the rejection of the candidature for the post at any stage of selection or after selection.


  • Master’s in science / M. Tech. / MS Pharm/ M. Pharm/ MBBS candidates should hold CSIR-UGC(JRF)/ DBT(JRF)/ ICMR-JRF/ DST-INSPIRE or equivalent.
  • For Master’s degree holders, GATE/GPATE is NOT a valid fellowship.
  • The JGEEBILS/ TIFR/ IISc and similar entrance examination are NOT valid fellowship examinations for NIPER-Hyderabad.
  • Terms and conditions, fellowship amount, etc. will be governed by the awarding agency and further subject to the rules and conventions of the Institute.

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NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2022

Available PhD Research Areas

  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Technology (Process Chemistry)

NIPER Hyderabad PhD Admission 2022 Important Dates

The last date for receiving the application is20 February, 2022
Interview of Shortlisted candidates with interview01 – 04 March, 2022

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The last date for receiving the application is31 March 2021

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The last date for receiving the application is15 September 2020