CSIR-IIP invites applications for PhD program under the Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) in Chemical Science, Biological Sciences and Chemical Engineering from eligible candidates, for the January 2018 session. Interested candidates are requested to go through the eligibility criteria given below.
PhD in Chemical Sciences
Master's degree with a keen sense of scientific enquiry for pursuing advanced research in frontier areas of Chemical Science. The candidate should be having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/ SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC etc.), or INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships
PhD in Biological Sciences
Master's degree with a keen sense of scientific enquiry for pursuing advanced research in frontier areas of Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Life sciences Or related Biological Science. The candidate should be having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/ SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC etc.), or INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships.
PhD in Chemical Engineering
(a) Candidates with a Master's degree in Chemical Engineering having a good academic record and valid UGC/CSIR-JRF/ SRF or equivalent fellowship can apply.
(b) Candidates having following qualifications are eligible to apply:
B.E. / B.Tech with CGPA 8.5 * + valid GATE / NET (Engg) (Rank <2000)
* Applicants qualifying their degree in percentage shall use the formula, CGPA=(Percentage + 5) /10. Applicants with percentage ≥ 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA.
Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows and CSIR Scientists are also eligible to apply (as per AcSIR Ordinance No. 4(5)).
How to Apply
Interested candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria can apply online. The last date for online application submission is Oct 26, 2017. Admission portal will be opened on 22nd September. Select "CSIR-IIP" as the CSIR lab preference in the pull-down menu of application form.