CSIR IGIB Admissions for Ph.D Program 2016

The CSIR-institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) invites applications to pursue research in frontier areas of modern biology leading to a Ph.D degree. The broad interdisciplinary research areas are genomics and molecularmedicine, chemical and systems biology,genome informatics and structural biology, respiratory disease biology and environmental biotechnology indeed.

Educational Qualifications for CSIR IGIB Ph.D Admission 2016:

The candidates interested in applying for the CSIR IGIB Ph.D in Biotechnology should possessed with any of the following educational qualifications,

  • Masters’ degree (Sc./M.Tech.) with 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in any branch of Lifeciences/Biotechnology/Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Science orallied subjects with special interest in Biology   (or)
  • Tech (in Biological Sciences or otherbranches with special interest in Biology)/B.Pharm. candidates with 60% (or equivalent inCGPA) may also apply.

Avail Fellowship for CSIR IGIB Ph.D Admissions 2016:

M.Sc./M.Tech./B.Tech./B Pharm. candidates should also hold CSIR-UGC(JRF)/DBT (JRF) /ICMR-JRF/DST-INSPIRE or equivalent (fellowship certificate should bevalid at the time of application and at least till July 31, 2016, in all cases).

Age Limit:

  • The candidates who are interested in applying for the CSIR IGIB Ph.D Admissions 2016 should be 28 years which is the maximum age limit for the course as on 15th May 2016.
  • Age relaxation is applicable as per government of India norms.

CSIR IGIB Admission to Ph.D Application Fees:

Candidates from General Category has to pay Rs. 1000/- towards application fees

Candidates from SC/ST/OBC has to pay Rs.500/- towards application

Selection Process:

The candidates final selection for the CSIR IGIB Ph.D Admission in Biotechnology will be based on the candidates performance with the entrance exam followed by personality test indeed.

Important Dates:

The online aptitude test for the Ph.D will be conducted on 12th June 2016

The result for the aptitude test will be declared on 15th June 2016

Interviews and discussion at CSIR-IGIB from July 11-July 13, 2015

Successful candidates are required to join CSIR-IGIB onor before July 25,2016

Visit CSIR IGIB Official Website for more information

To get to know more about Regional centre for Ph.D admissions 2016 kindly check this post:


2 Replies to “CSIR IGIB Admissions for Ph.D Program 2016”

  1. Can a pharmacy student ( m.pham from pharmaceutical chemistry) give ugc net exam with the subject social medicine and community health.. Please tell.

    1. Hi @richa Yes ofcourse you can apply. Candidates with M. Sc or equivalent degree in Pharma with at least 55% marks (incase you belong to General and OBC-Non Creamy layer) and 50% (incase you belong to SC/ST) are eligible for NET 2016, Also Candidates who have enrolled for M.Sc or having completed 10+2+3 years of the above qualifying examination as on 01.03.2016, are also eligible to apply in the above subject under the Result Awaited (RA) category on the condition that they complete the qualifying degree with requisite percentage of marks within the validity period of two years to avail the fellowship from the effective date of award.

      Meanwhile thanks for your active participation and do follow us for constant updates about NET and other important exams…

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