PhD Admission at IGIB, Delhi


New Delhi: The Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) has invited applications from bright young individuals from diverse backgrounds with strong motivation and good academic credentials to pursue research in frontier areas of modem biology leading to a PhD degree in the broad interdisciplinary areas of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Molecular Medicine and Disease Genomics, Environmental Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. Eligibility Criteria: Masters’ degree with first division or equivalent grade in any branch of life sciences / chemical sciences / physical sciences / biotechnology / mathematics / statistics / computer science or allied subjects with special interest in biology; MBBS degree holders may also apply. MSc candidates must hold CSIR-UGC (JRF) / DBT (JRF) / ICMR-JRF / DST-INSPIRE in all the cases. DBT and ICMR fellowship conditions should allow them to work under non-DBT and non-ICMRfunded projects also). Upper age limit is 28 years which is relaxable for SC / ST / OBC / Physically handicapped persons as well as woman candidates as per Govt. of India rules in this regard. How to apply? Applications, available at the website ( have to be duly filled in and sent electronically on or before 31.05.2014. Other Relevant Dates: Aptitude examination: June 15, 2014 Results of aptitude examination by: June 18, 2014 Interviews: July 7-9, 2014 Interview results by: July 15, 2014 Students can join on or before: August 1, 2014 For further details, visit the link: