IISc Bangalore PG/ Phd admissions 2015
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, invites applications for admission to (i) Research Programmes [Ph D / M Sc (Engg)] (ii) Course Programmes [ME/ M Tech/ M Des/M.Mgt] (iii) Ph D (Integrated) Programmes and (iv) External Registration Programmes for 2015 session.
(i) RESEARCH PROGRAMMES [Ph D/M Sc(Engg)]:
Ph D in Science Faculty:
Astronomy & Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Ecological Sciences, High Energy Physics, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry, Materials Research, Mathematics, Microbiology & Cell Biology, Molecular Biophysics, Molecular Reproduction, Development & Genetics, Neuroscience, Organic Chemistry, Physics, and Solid State & Structural Chemistry.
M Sc(Engg) and Ph D in Engineering Faculty:
Aerospace Engineering, Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Automation, Earth Sciences, Electrical Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Systems Engineering, Instrumentation, Management Studies, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nano Science and Engineering, Product Design & Manufacturing, Sustainable Technologies, and Supercomputer Education & Research (Computational Sciences Stream and Computer Systems Stream).
Ph D in Interdisciplinary areas: Bioengineering, Energy, Mathematical Sciences, Nano Science and Engineering
Candidates possessing a minimum of second class in the following degrees are eligible to apply:
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in an appropriate field of Engineering/Technology/Architecture/ Medicine/ Agriculture/ Pharmacy/ Veterinary Sciences; or Master’s degree in Science in an appropriate field, or Master’s in Economics, Geography, Social Work, Psychology, Management, Commerce, Operations Research, Computer Science/ Application as applicable to the respective departments.
Mandatory: Qualifying in one of the following appropriate National Entrance Test (NET) with validity as on 1st August 2015: CSIR-UGC NET for JRF; or UGC-NET for JRF; or DBT JRF; or ICMR JRF; or JEST 2015; or NBHM Screening Test 2015; or GATE 2014/2015 or INSPIRE Fellows (for Ph D).
ME/ M Tech/ M Sc(Engg)/ M Des or MS or MBA (post BE/B Tech) qualified candidates who wish to apply for Ph D of the departments in Engineering Faculty – valid NET qualification is not mandatory but desirable.
(ii) COURSE PROGRAMMES [ME/ M Tech/M Des/M.Mgt]:
(a) Master of Engineering (ME) in
Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Microelectronic Systems, Signal Processing, Systems Science & Automation, and Communication & Networks.
Candidates possessing a minimum of second class in Bachelor’s degree in appropriate field of Engineering/ Technology or equivalent degree with valid GATE score are eligible to apply.
Selection is based on valid GATE 2014/2015 score only.
(b) Master of Technology (MTech) in
in (i) Climate Science, (ii) Computational Science, (iii) Earth Science, (iv) Electronic Systems Engineering, (v) Instrumentation, (vi) Nano Science & Engineering (vii) Transportation & Infrastructure Engineering.
Candidates possessing a minimum of second class in the following qualifying degree with valid GATE score are eligible to apply:
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field of Engineering/Technology; or Master’s degree in Science, Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Statistics, Geology, Instrumentation, Electronics or Master’s in Computer Application as applicable to the respective departments.
Selection for (i), (ii) , (iii), (iv) and (vi) is based on an aptitude test and interview, and for (vi) is based on interview subsequent to short-listing based on valid GATE score and for (v) and (vii) based on valid GATE score only.
(c) Master of Design (M Des) in Product Design & Engineering:
Candidates possessing a minimum of second class in Bachelor?s degree in Engineering / Technology / Design / Architecture with valid GATE/CEED scores are eligible to apply.
Selection is based on a Design Aptitude Test and interview subsequent to short-listing based on valid GATE / CEED scores.
(d) Master of Management (M.Mgt):
Candidates possessing a minimum of first class in Bachelor?s degree in Engineering / Technology or equivalent degree with a valid GATE/CAT/GMAT scores are eligible to apply.
Selection is based on a group discussion and interview subsequent to short-listing based on valid GATE / CAT / GMAT scores.
(iii) Ph D (Integrated) PROGRAMMES
(1) Biological Sciences
(2) Chemical Sciences
(3) Physical Sciences and
(4) Mathematical Sciences.
Candidates possessing a minimum of first class in B Sc or equivalent degree in Physical, Mathematical, Chemical, Biological Sciences (including Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences) are eligible to apply to an appropriate disciplines.
BE / B Tech degree holders who qualify in Mathematics/Mathematical Statistics paper in JAM are eligible to apply only to Mathematical Sciences discipline.
The short-listing of candidates for interview for (1), (3), and (4) is based on the performance in JAM 2015 and for (2) selection is based on performance in JAM only.
Those candidates who qualify in JAM and interested to apply for the Ph D (Integrated) programme at the Institute must give IISc as one of the preference while applying online through JAM portal after the JAM results.
(iv) EXTERNAL REGISTRATION PROGRAMMES (ERP):
ERP is offered for working professionals from (1) R&D Organizations / Industries and (2) Faculty members from Engineering, Agricultural, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary, Medical Colleges/ Universities, recognized by the appropriate government agencies. The candidates must be officially sponsored by their employing organization.
Qualifications remain the same as for the regular candidates. Further, the candidate should have two years of full time employment service in the present organization
Desirable: Qualifying in one of the NET: CSIR-UGC NET for JRF, UGC-NET for JRF, DBT JRF ,ICMR JRF, GATE, NBHM, etc.
Selection will be based on candidate’s performance in the interview to be conducted at IISc.
How to apply:
Application for all the programmes mentioned above are available online only, prospective candidates should apply online. Visit website www.iisc.ernet.in/admissions for e-brochure and online application.
Sponsored candidates from Defence, DRDO, BARC, ISRO, NAL, KSRTC, BMTC, BDA, PWD and CPRI applying for the Sponsored course programme should compulsorily fill in the online application form and submit the printed version, in duplicate, on or before March 25, 2015.
APPLICATION FEE( non refundable):
Category Application Fee*
General / OBC – Rs. 800/-
SC / ST / PH – Rs. 400/-
ERP candidates (All categories) – Rs. 2000/-
Sponsored candidates from Defence, DRDO, BARC, ISRO, NAL, KSRTC, BMTC, BDA PWD and CPRI – Rs. 800/-
*Bank service charge extra (to be borne by the applicants
Mode of payment options available are : (1) Online Payment (includes Net-banking, Debit Card, Visa/Master Credit Card Payments). (2) Offline Payment SBI/Canara Bank branches accepts Challan payment across the country.
Last date for online submission of applications: 20.03.2015
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