Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, India’s top ranked Research University, Mid Year Admission 2022 for (i) Research (Ph D) Programmes and (ii) Ph D – External Registration Programme (ERP).
Website opens for on-line submission of applications – 01 October 2022
Last date for online submission of applications (website closes – 23:59 hours of 31 October 2021) – 31 October 2022
Date of Interview 21 – 25 November 2022
Commencement of session 02 January 2023
Scholarships: Students are awarded scholarships/fellowships from the date of joining the Institute. The value of the scholarship/fellowship per month for students enrolled in different programmes of the Institute is as given below.
Ph.D. JRF – Rs. 31000/ SRF – Rs. 35000
Research Areas for including PhD-ERP:
Ph D in Science Faculty: Ecological Sciences, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry, Mathematics, Molecular Reproduction, Development & Genetics, Organic Chemistry, Physics, and Solid State & Structural Chemistry.
Ph D in Engineering Faculty: Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Automation, Computational and Data Sciences, Electrical Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Systems Engineering, Instrumentation & Applied Physics, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nano Science & Engineering, Product Design and Manufacturing and Sustainable Technologies.
Ph D in Interdisciplinary areas: Biosystems Science and Engineering (offered by Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering), Brain and Artificial Intelligence (offered by Brain, Computation, and Data Science group), Energy-[Ph D- ERP only] (offered by Interdisciplinary Centre for Energy Research), Cyber Physical Systems (offered by Robert Bosch Centre for Physical Systems).
Selection procedure for PhD: Selection procedure: Candidates are shortlisted for an interview based on their performance in the National Entrance Test and/or academic performance.
The selection is based on the performance in the interview (in some of the departments, an aptitude test/preliminary interview will precede the interview/final interview).
Note: Candidates who were called for the interview held in June 2022 in any one of the above mentioned departments are also eligible to apply again.
For exact eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should refer the official website IISc Bangalore.