NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Winter Session: Dates, Application Form

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Winter Session- National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar invites application for PhD admission for the academic year 2022-23 Winter Session.

Check out details on the application process, eligibility criteria, selection process and more for NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Winter Session below here.

Latest – Application form is available now for various departments

Schools of NISER Bhubaneswar inviting PhD Application

Online applications are invited from Indian citizens for admission to Ph.D program scheduled to commence from Jan, 2023 in the following schools of NISER Bhubaneswar:

  • School of Biological Sciences (SBS)
  • School of Chemical Sciences (SCS)
  • School of Computer Sciences (SCPS)
  • School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) – Psychology discipline only
  • School of Physical Sciences (SPS)
  • School of Earth & Planetary Sciences (SEPS)
  • School of Mathematical Sciences (SMS)

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Winter Session Eligibility Criteria

Name of SchoolMinimum Educational Qualifications
Biological Sciences60% or equivalent GPA in Masters or M. Tech or M. Pharm in any branches of Agricultural Sciences, Biology, Life Sciences, Pharmacy (any specialization), Veterinary Sciences, Computer Sciences, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology.
Students with Master’s degree in Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics having interest in pursuing a career in Biology are also encouraged to apply.
Chemical Sciences60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Chemistry or allied Chemistry fields.
Student with Master’s degree in any branches
of Basic Sciences with undergraduate degree in Chemistry (or chemistry as one of the subjects) or M.Tech in applied Chemistry or Computer Sciences with interest in pursuing a career in Chemistry are also encouraged to apply.
Computer Sciences60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Computer
Science/Mathematics/Electronics /Electrical Engineering or related fields
Humanities and Social
Sciences
55% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Psychology.
Physical Sciences60% or equivalent GPA in Masters in Physics or M.E/M.Tech in Applied Physics.

Requirement of Qualifying in National Level Examinations

School of Biological Sciences

Candidates should have qualified at least one of the National Level Examinations i.e. CSIR-UGC-NET (LS or JRF)/ GATE/ JEST/ GPAT/DBT/ ICMR/ JGEEBILS or any other equivalent national level examination valid for the academic year 2022-2023.

School of Chemical Sciences

Candidates should have qualified at least one of these National Level Examinations i.e. CSIR-UGC NET (LS or JRF)/GATE valid for the academic year 2022-2023.

School of Computer Sciences

Candidates should have qualified at least one of these National Level Examinations i.e. CSIR-UGC-NET(JRF) /GATE/JEST valid for the academic year 2022-2023.

School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Candidates should have qualified at least one of the National Level Examinations i.e. UGC-NET (LS or JRF)/ ICSSR fellowship or any other equivalent national level examination valid for the academic year 2022-2023.

School of Physical Sciences

Candidates should have qualified at least one of these National Level Examinations i.e. CSIR-UGC-NET (JRF only)/ GATE/ JEST valid
for the academic year 2022-2023.

Important Note:

  • The cut off marks for national examination such as CSIR-UGC-NET /GATE/ JEST//GPAT/NBHM/JGEEBILS will be decided by each School for the relevant subject.
  • As per HBNI Ordinance, student having INSPIRE Fellowship Doctoral Fellowship ONLY, without qualifying any other national level written examination will not be considered for admission to Ph.D program in NISER.
  • Candidates with GPA in qualifying degree may need to produce the conversion note (in case it is not mentioned in their mark sheet) from their institution towards calculation of percentage.

Fellowship

  • The institute fellowship given by NISER is Rs. 31,000/- for the first two years, which will subsequently be enhanced to Rs. 35,000/- for the remaining three years, subject to the condition that he/she fulfills all the requirements of the Institute that will be stipulated from time to time.
  • Students with external fellowship from agencies( CSIR, UGC, etc ) will get fellowship as per the rules of the respective funding agencies.

Selection Procedure

  • The selection committee of the respective schools will short-list the candidates among those who meet the minimum educational qualifications and satisfy additional criteria which each school may set as deemed necessary.
  • The short-listed candidates will be called for an interview, supplemented by a written test, if necessary, for the admission.
  • Based on the academic record and the performance of the candidates in the selection process, the selection committee of the school will recommend candidates to the Chairman, Academic Council for admission to the Ph.D. program.
  • All candidates called for the Test / Interview will be paid to and fro single, second sleeper class railway fare by the shortest route from their place of residence to the Institute. They have to produce evidence (railway ticket) in support of their claim.

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Winter Session Important Dates

Event Date
Online application starts on08 November 2022
Last date for online application22 November 2022
Short-listed candidates list will be uploaded onafter the scrutiny is over

Tentative Dates for Test/Interview

School of Biological Sciences15th – 16th December 2022
School of Chemical Sciences20th – 21st December 2022
School of Computer Sciences30th November – 1st December, 2022
School of Humanities and social Sciences2nd December 2022
School of Physical Sciences15th – 16th December 2022

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Winter Session Application Process

  • Eligible candidates have to apply online mode through official website of NISER.
  • Candidates should read carefully all the instructions to complete the application submission process.
  • Candidates should fill up separate online application forms for each school if intending to apply for more than one school.
  • Two sealed letters of reference in the prescribed format with signature of the referee on the envelope should be produced by the student at the time of interview. The copy of the reference letter is available online.

Application fee

  • No application fees

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NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Summer Session

Important Dates

Event Date
Online application starts on01 April 2022
Last date for online application30 April 2022
Short-listed candidates list will be uploaded on10-16 May 2022

Tentative Dates for Test/Interview

School of Biological Sciences01-04 June 2022
School of Chemical Sciences27-29 June 2022
School of Computer Sciences06 June 2022
School of Earth & Planetary Sciences27 June – 01 July 2022
School of Mathematical Sciences15-17 June 2022
School of Humanities and social Sciences01-02 June 2022
School of Physical Sciences30 May – 01 June 2022

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2022-23 Summer Session Results

DepartmentSelected Candidates
School of Biological SciencesList
School of Chemical SciencesList
School of Computer SciencesList
School of Earth & Planetary SciencesList
School of Mathematical SciencesList
School of Humanities and social SciencesList
School of Physical SciencesList

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2021-22 Winter Session

Important Dates

Event Date
Online application starts on01.10.2021
Last date for online application31.10.2021

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2021-22 Summer Session

Important Dates

Online application starts on30.03.2021
Last date for online application01.05.2021
Last date for School of Mathematical
Sciences
30.05.2021

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2021-22 Summer Session Results

Selected Candidates

Shortlisted Candidates for Interview

The following candidates have been selected for online interview on the basis of the online
screening test.

Name of SchoolShortlisted Candidates
Physical SciencesList
Biological SciencesList
Chemical SciencesList
Computer SciencesList
Earth & Planetary SciencesList
Mathematical SciencesAdmissions deferred till the winter session
Humanities and Social
Sciences
List

Shortlisted Criteria for Screening Test

Name of SchoolShortlisting Criteria
Physical SciencesAll candidates who submitted complete applications within the deadline are invited for an online
screening test
Biological SciencesCandidates have been shortlisted for online written test on the basis of the following criteria –
1. CSIR – JRF or LS Qualified,
2. DBT – JRF Category I,
3. GATE Score ≥ 600 valid for 2021,
4. GPAT Score ≥ 150 valid for 2021,
5. ICAR- NET,
6. JGEEBILS (TIFR list for full application)
Chemical SciencesCandidates have been shortlisted for online interview on the basis of the following criteria –
1. CSIR/UGC – JRF Qualified,
2. LS (NET) : With marks ≥ 50,
3. GATE Score ≥ 400 valid for 2021
Computer SciencesCandidates have been shortlisted for online Screening test on the basis of the following criteria –
1. CSIR/UGC – JRF Qualified,
2. GATE (CS, Mathematics, Statistics) ≥ 27 (Marks out of 100), valid for 2021,
3. GATE (Electrical, Electronics) ≥ 45 (Marks out of 100), valid for 2021,
4. JEST : ≥ 45 (Marks), valid for 2021
Earth & Planetary SciencesCandidates have been shortlisted for online interview on the basis of the following criteria –
1. CSIR/UGC – JRF Qualified, valid for 2021,
2. CSIR/UGC- LS ≥ 70 marks out of 200 or 105 marks out of 300, valid for 2021,
3. GATE ≥ 35 marks out of 100, valid for 2021,
4. JEST : ≥ 35 (Marks), valid for 2021
Mathematical SciencesAdmissions deferred till the winter session
Humanities and Social
Sciences
Candidates shortlisted for online Screening test on the basis of the
following criteria-
1. CSIR/UGS – JRF or LS Qualified, Valid for 2021,
2. GATE ≥ Qualified in respective subjects

Shortlisted Candidates for Written Test

Name of SchoolShortlisted Candidates
Physical SciencesList
Biological SciencesList
Chemical SciencesList
Computer SciencesList
Earth & Planetary SciencesList
Mathematical SciencesAdmissions deferred till the winter session
Humanities and Social
Sciences
List

Online Written Test/interview Schedule

School of Biological Sciences24th June 2021, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
School of Chemical Sciences30th June 2021-2nd July 2021
School of Computer Sciences05th July 2021, 10:00 AM
School of Earth & Planetary Sciences05th to 9th July, 2021
School of Mathematical Sciencesdeferred till the winter session
School of Humanities and social Sciences27th June 2021, 11:00 AM
School of Physical Sciences2nd July 2021, 10:30 AM

NISER Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2020-21

Important Dates

EventDates
Online application starts on01st March 2020
Last date for online application31st March 2020

Shortlisting Criteria

For School of Physical Sciences

Candidates have been provisionally shortlisted based on eligibility criteria as per the advertisement and additional criteria given below.

1. JEST 2020 Marks ≥ 38

2. GATE 2020 Marks ≥ 50

3. GATE 2019 Marks ≥ 40

4. CSIR-UGC NET JRF Qualified

For School of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Candidates have been provisionally shortlisted based on eligibility criteria as per the advertisement and additional criteria given below.

  • Qualification in at least one national level examination – NET/GATE/JEST

For School of Chemical Sciences

candidates have been shortlisted based on eligibility criteria as per the advertisement.

For School of Mathematical Sciences

Candidates have been provisionally shortlisted based on eligibility criteria as per the advertisement and additional criteria given below.

  1. Called for NBHM 2020 interview or
  2. Have CSIR-UGC-JRF Certificate valid for 01, August,2020 or
  3. Minimum GATE-2020 score 25 out of 100.

For School of Biological Sciences

Candidates have been provisionally shortlisted based on eligibility criteria as per the advertisement and additional criteria given below.

  1. Valid national level exam such as CSIR-UGC-NET JRF/LS / UGC RGNF / ICMR JRF /DBT JRF etc., but not solely DST-Inspire.
  2. Valid GATE score >=400
  3. JGEEBILS (score of >=30)
  4. Valid & qualifying GPAT score
  5. 60% or more GPA in M.Sc or equivalent

For School of Computer Sciences

Candidates have been provisionally shortlisted based on eligibility criteria as per the advertisement and additional criteria given below.

  • CSIR-UGC NET: Qualified for JRF in Mathematics or Computer Science, Qualified for Assistant Professor/Lecturer with more than 60% marks in CS or more than 53% marks in Mathematics.
  • JEST score >35: Gate Score at least 39 in CS, or 33 in Mathematics, 50 in Electronics, 35 in Statistics.