CSIR-Institute of Himalayan
Bioresource Technology,

Invites Applications for Ph.D. Programme of Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) August, 2017 Session

CSIR-IHBT, a premier research institute of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), invites applications for Ph.D. Programme under Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) from eligible candidates.


Ph.D. (Science): Master’s Degree in Science and a valid National Level Fellowship NET-JRF/SRF of various funding agencies (UGC/CSIR/DBT/ICMR/BINC/INSPIRE/GPAT or other equivalent fellowships) for Ph.D. programme at CSIR-IHBT: (i). Biological Sciences– Agriculture Sciences/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics/ Botany/ Entomology/ Forestry and Environmental Sciences/ Food Science/ Floriculture/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Microbiology/ Nanotechnology/ Plant Pathology/Plant Physiology/ Pharmaceutical sciences (Pharmacology & Pharmacology and Toxicology)/ Zoology/ Human Genetics / Statistics (for Ph.D. in Bioinformatics) and (ii). Chemical Sciences-Organic Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry/Inorganic Chemistry/Pharmaceutical Chemistry.

B.E. / B.Tech. / M.Tech. in Bioinformatics/ Computer Science (for Ph.D. in Bioinformatics)/ Biotechnology /Food Science/ Computer Science with valid National or other equivalent Fellowships are also eligible.

CSIR Scientists recruited 2009 onwards//Existing Research Fellows/Projects Assistants (working at CSIR labs for a minimum period of two years and having at least one paper in international peer reviewed ISI indexed journals OR (i) NET or (ii) GATE qualified) who fulfil the academic qualifications are also eligible to apply. Admission criteria for SC/ST/OBC/Women/ Physically Handicapped candidates is relaxable as per GoI rules.

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How to Apply:

Interested candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply online from April 21, 2017 at http://acsir.res.in. For more details about application and admission procedures, candidates are requested to visit the website http://acsir.res.in. The last date for submission of Online Application is May 25, 2017.

To know more about AcSIR and CSIR-IHBT please visit http://acsir.res.in and http://ihbt.res.in/

  • Applications Available : 21st April 2017
  • Application Deadline : 25th May 2017

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