IACS Admission 2021 for Ph.D. Admission Details for Autumn Semester 2021 will be conducted. Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS) invites applications from eligible candidates on or before 11 Jun 2021.

Eligible candidates having PhD, GATE, NET qualifications can take part in the entrance exam by applying online. We have mentioned all important information such as age limit, application fee, qualification, seat details, selection process etc. However, for verification and more information, the official notification pdf is also attached.

Important Dates

Notification Date10 May 2021
Last Date for Submission of Application Form11 Jun 2021

Age Limit

Should be below 28 years on the date of application. Age relaxation is applicable as per Government of India rule.

Location

IACS Kolkata

Eligibility

Admission/Enrolment of every regular full-time PhD students in the PhD program of IACS University would require the following criteria to be fulfilled.
1. 55% or equivalent in masters is mandatory for general candidates, while for SC/ST/OBC (noncreamy layer)/Differently-abled and other categories 50% marks is necessary.
2. Only the students who qualify UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/GATE/JEST/INSPIRE/equivalent national level examination conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and institutions, allowing entry into PhD program will be considered eligible to seek admission in the PhD program of IACS.
3. Selection of the regular full-time students will be done on the basis of their academic record, their performance in UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/ GATE/JEST/INSPIRE/equivalent national level examination conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and institutions, allowing entry into PhD program, and finally, their performance in the written test and/or interview (as decided by the respective schools).
4. Relaxation of the selection criteria for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-abled and other categories will be levied according to the norms of UGC and Government of India.

How to Apply

Applicants may send their application form to the Academic Office, IACS (phd.application@iacs.res.in) along with the filled up excel file (both are available at http://iacs.res.in/phd-student.html by clicking “Application Form for admission to the PhD program” and “Synopsis of Applicant for admission to PhD program”). Duly filled in applications in the prescribed format should be sent by email (phd.application@iacs.res.in) to the academic office by 11 June, 2021. The subject line should be marked as “PhD Program, IACS – Autumn Semester 2021". Exact date and time of Admission Test/or Interview will be announced on the website.

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