Admission to Ph.D. Programme for the Academic Year 2015-2016
National Institute of Immunology (NII) invites applications for its Ph.D. programme.
Cutting-edge research at the Institute encompasses broad interdisciplinary areas – 1) Chemical Biology 2) Genetics and Cell Signaling 3) Immunity and Infection 4) Molecular and Cellular Biology 5) Reproduction and Development 6) Structural and Computational Biology.
- M.Sc. in any branch of Science (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics) or M.Tech.or M.B.B.S. or M.V.Sc. or M.Pharm. or equivalent qualification as per the norms of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi.
- NII will select candidates for the Ph.D. programme through the following CHANNELS:
- Entrance Examination conducted by NII at New Delhi on February 22, 2015 (SUNDAY). Those who opt for the NII Ph.D. entrance test will get their admit card by email.
- Joint Graduate Entrance Examination in Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS; December 2014). The candidates applying through JGEEBILS-2014 will also have to submit a separate application to NII Ph.D. Programme:
The programme will start on July 15, 2015.
The Institute currently provides a Fellowship stipend of Rs.16000/-, 18000/-, 20000/- per month depending on the degree qualifications.
Shared hostel accommodation will be available on request.
Online Application fee is Rs.500/- (For GEN/OBC/PH) & Rs.250/- for (SC/ST). The candidates applying through JGEEBILS-2014 will also have to submit a separate application to NII, New Delhi indicating their JGEEBILS hall ticket number. Candidates applying through both Channel I and II should submit their application online through NII Ph.D. admission portal.
The details for application process are available at http://www.nii.res.in
Applications should be submitted online only at www.niiphd2015.sgm4u.in
Online application facility will be available at NII website from December 22, 2014 to January 31, 2015.