Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, Karnataka, has invited applications for admission into the following disciplines of Postgraduate / PhD / Research programmes, offered in the upcoming session 2010.
i) Research Programme [Ph D/M Sc (Engg)]
a) PhD in Science: 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.
b) M Sc (Engg) and Ph D in Engineering: Aerospace Engineering, Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Automation, Earth Sciences, Electrical Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Design & Technology, Instrumentation, Management Studies, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Product Design & Manufacturing, Sustainable Technologies, and Supercomputer Education & Research.
c) PhD in Interdisciplinary Programme: Chemical Biology, Mathematical Sciences, Nanoengineering for Integrated Systems, Nanoscience & Nanotechnology.
ii) Course Programme [ME/ M Tech/M Des]
a) ME: Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Microelectronics, Signal Processing, Systems Science & Automation, and Telecommunication Engineering.
b) M Tech: Electronics Design & Technology, Computational Science, Climate Science, Transportation & Infrastructure Engineering and Instrumentation.
c) M Des: Product Design & Engineering
(iii) Integrated PhD Programme
(1) Biological (2) Chemical (3) Physical (4) Mathematical Sciences
(iv) External Registration Programme (Ph D only)
It is a Sponsored Research programme for working professionals from
(1) R&D Organizations/Industries
(2) For Faculty members from Engineering, Agricultural, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary, Medical Colleges/ Universities, recognized by the appropriate government agencies.
Ph D in Science: All the Science departments as indicated in (i) except High Energy Physics and Solid State & Structural Chemistry.
Ph D in Engineering: All the Engineering departments as indicated in (i).
Date of Exam
April 25, 2010
i) Research Programme [PhD/M Sc (Engg)] - CSIR-UGC NET for JRF; or UGC-NET for JRF; or DBT JRF or ICMR JRF; or JEST; or NBHM; or IISc Entrance Test; or GATE.
ii) Course Programme [ME/ M Tech/M Des] - Selection is based on valid GATE score only.
iii) Integrated PhD Programme - All the candidates should qualify in IISc Entrance Test scheduled for 25th April 2010. The short-listing of candidates for interview is based on performance in the IISc Entrance Test.
iii) External Registration Programme (PhD Only) - Selection is based on individual’s performance in the interview to be conducted at the IISc. Desirable: qualifying in one of the tests; IISc Entrance Test, CSIR-UGC NET for JRF,UGC-NET for JRF, DBT JRF,ICMR JRF, GATE,NBHM, etc
See the prospectus
How to Apply
Interested candidates can apply and submit the ONLINE application form available in the website: http://www.iisc.ernet.in/. Online application fee is Rs 600 for General Category and Rs 300 for SC/ST/PH categories.Application form can also be obtained by post by sending a postal request along with a DD Rs 700 for General Category and Rs 350 for SC/ST/PH categories drawn in favor of “Registrar, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore” with 2 address slips (stickers), addressed to the Deputy Registrar (Academic), Admissions Unit, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560 012. The same can be obtained against a cash payment of Rs 700 from selected CANARA BANK Branches. For more details about the admission / application procedure applicants are requested to visit the website: http://www.iisc.ernet.in.
List of Canara Bank Branches:
Canara Bank Branches at Ahmedabad (Bhadra), Allahabad (MG Marg), Amritsar (DS Market), Bangalore (IISc. Campus, Indiranagar, Jayanagar Complex, Majestic), Bhopal (Berasia Rd), Bhubaneshwar (Bapujinagar), Calicut (Cherooty Rd), Chandigarh (Sector 17C), Chennai (Mount Road, T.Nagar, Guindy), Coimbatore (RS Puram), Delhi (Karolbagh, RK Puram, F-19 Connaught Circus), Dharwad (Market), Durgapur, Ernakulam (South), Gulbarga (Fort Rd), Guwahati (Fancy Bazar), Hyderabad (Abids Rd), Jaipur (Arvind Marg), Jamshedpur (Gulmohar Market), Kanpur (Mall Rd), Kolhapur (Laxmipuram), Kolkata (Chowringhee, Jadavpur, Brabourne Rd), Madurai (Grand Central), Mangalore (Hampankatta), Mumbai (Fort, Dadar West, Santacruz East, Chembur, New Mumbai), Mysore (Statue Square), Nagpur (Central Avenue), Panaji, Patna (South Gandhi Maidan), Pondicherry, Pune (Camp), Rourkela, Secunderabad (MG Rd), Srinagar (Residency Rd), Surat (Kotsafil Road), Surathkal (Main Rd), Thiruvananthapuram (Puthechanthai), Tiruchi (Teppakulam), Tirupathi, Vadodara (Raopura), Varanasi (Bansphatak), Vijayawada (Gandhinagar), Visakhapatnam (Suryabagh), Warangal (Station Rd).
Note: For External Registration Program - Candidates should write to the Deputy Registrar (Academic), Admissions Unit, IISc, Bangalore - 560 012, enclosing a DD for Rs 1500 drawn in favor of “Registrar, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore”.Separate application form should be used for each program viz Research or Course or Integrated Ph D. Only one application form will be entertained for each program.
Date of issue of Application Form
Commencement of issue of application forms (in selected Canara Bank Branches and IISc) and submission of online application – February 8, 2010
Last date for issue of application forms (select Canara Bank Branches and IISc) and closure of website for submission of online application – March 17, 2010
Last Date of submitting Application Form
Last date for receipt of completed application forms both offline and online (hard copy) – March 22, 2010