ILS PhD Admission 2018 | Institute of Life Science Bhubaneswar PhD Admission 2018
Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) Bhubaneswar has invited applications from highly motivated students for admission to the PhD Program for 2018 sessions.
PhD Eligibility Criteria
Applicants must have passed their M.Sc. (any branch of science) / M.Tech / M.Pharm / M.V.Sc. or equivalent qualification with minimum 60% marks (or equivalent grade point). Applicants awaiting final results may also apply.
However, if shortlisted, they have to produce their final mark sheet on the date of the interview, failing which they will not be interviewed. Applicants must have qualified in CSIR/UGC-JRF or CSIR/UGC-lectureship or UGC-RGNF or ICMR-JRF or DBT-JRF or DST-INSPIRE or GATE (30% or above), GPAT (30% or above) or ICAR-NET.
They must have qualified in any one of these examinations conducted not earlier than Dec, 2016. If the original certificate is not available, the applicant has to provide a photocopy of the original admit card and the particular result page highlighting their roll number.
Age Criteria: The upper age limit of the applicant must be below 28 years, as of November 30th 2017.
Age relaxation will be given for five years in case of applicants belonging to SC/ST/women/PH and three years in case of OBC (as approved by Govt. of India) applicants.
If selected for the PhD Programme, applicant having a national fellowship will be required to activate the fellowship as per the norms of the agency; Institute of Life Sciences will provide an equivalent fellowship to all other selected applicants not having the national fellowship.
PhD Application Form – How to Apply?
Interested and eligible applicants may fill up the prescribed application form available at ILS website www.ils.res.in.
Duly filled up application along with self-attested copies of all relevant certificates and demand draft (DD) must be sent to the Director, Institute of Life Sciences, Nalco Square, Bhubaneswar, Orrisa-751023.
The application must reach the Institute on or before the last date.
Applications received after the last date will not be accepted. The envelope must clearly be superscribed with “Application for PhD program in Bioinformatics”.
Application Fees Application except SC/ST applicants is required to send a non-refundable Demand Draft (DD) for Rs.500/- in favor of “Director, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar” payable at Bhubaneswar.
PhD Admission Dates 2018
Last Date of Receiving Applications: November 30th, 2017
Date of display of short-listed applicants and instructions in the Institute website: December 15th, 2017
Date of interview: The interview for Plant/ Agricultural and Environmental Biotechnology PhD Program will be held tentatively on 10th – 12th January 2018