GS Admissions @ TIFR Hyderabad

At present, TIFR-Hyderabad offers Ph.D. and Integrated M.Sc.- Ph.D. Programmes under the Subject Boards of Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

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Ph.D.: This programme is ideally for 5 years. The research scholar has to finish the coursework within maximum of 2 years as per the respective subject board guidelines and at the end of 2nd year, the student has to register for Ph.D. A Residency period of 2 years after joining TIFR-H is mandatory for submitting the thesis.

Ph.D. students receive a monthly scholarship of Rs.31,000/- (enhanced to Rs.35,000/- after registration) and an annual contingency grant of Rs.40,000/-.

Integrated M.Sc. - Ph.D.: This programme is ideally for 6 years. The research scholar has to finish the coursework within maximum 3 years as per the respective subject board guidelines and at the end of 3rd year, the student has to register for Ph.D. He / She should also complete the requirements for M.Sc. degree which will be awarded usually along with Ph.D. degree at the end. A Residency period of 1 year for M.Sc. and 2 years for Ph.D. after joining TIFR-H is mandatory for submitting the thesis.

Integrated M.Sc. – Ph.D. students receive a monthly scholarship of Rs.21,000/-, Rs.31,000/- from second year (enhanced to Rs.35,000/- after registration) and an annual contingency grant of Rs.25,000/- (enhanced to Rs.40,000/- from second year onwards).

Accommodation is provided to Ph.D. and Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. students at a nominal cost.