Admissions @ TIFR Hyderabad

Subject Board of Physics
  • Ph.D.: M.Sc. (Physics) / B.Tech. & B.E. (Engineering Physics) that requires four or more years of university training.
  • Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D.: B.Sc/ B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Pharm or equivalent science/engineering/medical degree / M.Sc. (other than physics)/ M.Tech/ M. Pharm/ MBBS or equivalent science/ engineering/ medical Masters degree.

In addition the candidate must have qualified in any of the following examinations in physical sciences/ engineering:

  • The written test of TIFR(2020) / GATE (minimum valid score of 540 in 2018, 2019 or 2020) / JEST 2020 (minimum rank of 100 or better) / CSIR UGC NET 2018 or 2019(JRF eligible).
  • Candidates with M.Tech. / M.E. / M.S. (Engg.) can submit their earlier scores of GATE / equivalent.
Subject Board of Chemistry
  • Ph.D.: M.Sc. (Chemistry) / M.Tech. (Chemical Sciences) / M.Pharm or equivalent science/engineering/medical degree
  • Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D.: B.Sc/ B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Pharm or equivalent science/engineering/medical degree

In addition the candidate must have qualified in any of the following examinations in chemical sciences/ engineering:

  • The written test of TIFR(2020) / GATE (minimum valid score of 450 in 2018, 2019 or 2020) / JAM 2020 (Only for Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D, minimum rank of 400 or better) / CSIR UGC NET 2018 or 2019(JRF eligible).
  • Minimum valid score / rank will be announced nearer to the date of admissions in GATE / JAM / CSIR UGC NET
Subject Board of Biology
  • Ph.D.: M.Sc. (Physics/Chemistry/Any branch of Biology) or any professional Master’s Degree (M.Pharma./M.Tech.), or a four or more years degree program (e.g. MBBS, BDS).
  • Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D.: B.Sc. (Physics/Chemistry/Any branch of Biology) or any 4-year degree program that awards a “Bachelor’s degree” including B.Tech., B.E., B.V.Sc., B.Pharma. (4 year course).
  • Candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on the results of JGEEBILS 2020 written test marks, CV and Scientific Write-up.
  • Further details regarding admissions in Biology can be found at https://www.ncbs.res.in/academic/admissions

Selected candidates (based on their academic performance and in the qualifying tests mentioned below) will be called for a personal interview which will be held at TCIS, TIFR-Hyderabad.

For Biology

JGEEBILS 2020 results and the procedure for submission of full applications can be found at https://www.ncbs.res.in/academic/admissions-results-gs2020

TIFR-H will consider any and all applications received before Feb 23, 2020. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for on-campus interview. TIFR-H Biology interviews will be conducted tentatively in 19-22 May 2020 (I.Ph.D.) and 02-05 Jun 2020 (for Ph.D.) the exact dates for the on-campus interview will be mentioned in the call letter.

If you have any further queries, please write to gsadmissions@tifrh.res.in or phd@ncbs.res.in mentioning “Inquiry for TIFR-H Biology GS2020” in the Subject line.

For Chemistry

Note: Keeping in view of escalating situations related to SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus outbreak in our country, we are postponing the Interviews for the shortlisted candidates through TIFR Entrance exam which was scheduled during 11-14 Mar 2020 till May-June, 2020. Shortlisted candidates will be intimated about the reschedule well in advance.

Through TIFR Entrance Exam (GS2020): Based on the academic performance and the results of GS2020 TIFR entrance exam, shortlisted candidates will be invited for the interview.

Through GATE/JAM/CSIR-UGC NET: Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria should apply through our online portal.

Online application will be open from 17-03-2020 10:00:00, last date to submit application is 10-04-2020 23:59:59. Last date to submit applications has been extended to 30-04-2020 23:59:59

TIFR-H Chemistry interviews will be conducted tentatively in May-June 2020 (for both Ph.D. and I-Ph.D.). The exact dates for the on-campus interview will be mentioned in the call letter.

shortlisted candidates for chemistry GS 2020 through GS2020 TIFR Entrance Test

For Physics

Through TIFR Entrance Exam (GS2020)/GATE/JEST/CSIR-UGC NET: Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria should apply through our online portal.

Online application will be open from 17-03-2020 10:00:00, last date to submit application is 10-04-2020 23:59:59. Last date to submit applications has been extended to 30-04-2020 23:59:59

TIFR-H Physics interviews will be conducted tentatively during June 2020 (for both Ph.D. and I-Ph.D.). The exact dates for the on-campus interview will be mentioned in the call letter.

If you have any other queries, write to gsadmissions@tifrh.res.in mentioning “Inquiry” in the Subject line.

Note:

TA/DA as applicable will be paid to candidates selected for interviews.