Ph D Program

Department selects 10-15 students every year for Ph.D program.

For admission to Ph D degree programmes

Basic qualification for eligibility:Master´s or equivalent degree in any branch of Science or Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Medicine/ Engineering/ Technology/ Agriculture/ Veterinary Science/Pharmacy.

All the applicants should qualify in any one of the following appropriate entrance tests. They will be shortlisted for interview based on the performance in the qualifying test.

Candidates shortlisted for interview will be called on specific date for the interviews. Brief guidelines of interview sessions is as follows.

Eligibility criteria, specialization, areas of research and other details are available at

Integrated Ph D Program

Biological Sciences


Candidates possessing a minimum of first class in B Sc or equivalent degree in Biological Sciences (including Bachelor´s degree in Pharmacy, Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences) are eligible to apply.

The short-listing of candidates for interview is based on the performance in JAM.

Those candidates who qualify in JAM and interested to apply for the Ph D (Integrated) programme at the Institute must give IISc as one of the preference while applying online through JAM portal after the JAM results.