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PhD Program in Biology — Ashoka University

 Sonepat, Haryana
Delhi & NCR, India

Project

Fully Funded PhD Opportunities in Biology

Profile

The Department of Biological Sciences at Ashoka University invites students to carry out cutting edge research through its PhD program in four broad thematic areas :

  • Biophysics and Biochemistry
  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Computational and Mathematical Biology
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Please visit the department website for further details on the research of individual faculty members.

Duration

5 years

Money

The fellowship includes a monthly stipend of INR 35,000 per month, annual contingency grant of INR 20,000 and Rs. 7000 pm rent allowance (for off-campus housing).

Qualification

The department accepts applications to the following thematic areas -

PhD in Biology (General)

  • A masters degree in any basic science discipline, including biology, chemistry, physics, computer science, and mathematics; or BTech/MBBS MTech/MPharm in applied sciences such as medicine and engineering; and
  • Qualification in a national entrance examination such as JGEEBILS/ BINC/ INSPIRE/ CSIR-UGC/ ICMR/ GATE/JEST. The scores obtained must be valid at the time of application.

PhD in Biology (Ecology and Evolutionary biology)

  • A masters degree in any basic science discipline, including biology, chemistry, physics, computer science, and mathematics; or BTech/MBBS MTech/MPharm degree in applied sciences such as medicine and engineering; and
  • Qualification in a national entrance examination such as JGEEBILS/ BINC/ INSPIRE/ CSIR- UGC/ ICMR/ GATE (Ecology and Evolution). The scores obtained must be valid at the time of application.

(In case candidates intending to pursue PhD in ecology and evolutionary biology do not have any national entrance examination scores, they will be required to appear for a written examination, if shortlisted.)

To Apply

To apply to the biology PhD program the applicants should complete an online application form here. There are NO application fees.

Online applications should also include

  1. A statement of research interests(maximum 2 pages)
  2. Two letters of recommendation

Referees may email the recommendation letters directly to phd.biology@ashoka.edu.in.

The subject of the email should be ‘Recommendation_<candidate’s name>’.

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