PhD Admissions

The department of physics invites applications from Indian citizens for PhD twice a year in three broad areas: 

·         Condensed Matter Physics and Material Science (click here)

·         Nuclear and Particle Physics (click here)

·         Light-Matter Interactions and Quantum Information (click here)


Minimum Eligibility Criteria: 

First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST candidates) in Master's or equivalent degree in Physics or relevant subject / B. Tech. in Engineering Physics with valid GATE score or UGC/CSIR-NET(JRF) or DST-INSPIRE fellowship.


or M. Tech. in subjects relevant to the following thrust areas from the academic/research institutes where the candidate was admitted in MTech on the basis of valid GATE score.


Thrust Areas:  

- Theoretical Quantum Optics
- Quantum Information (Theory)
- Ultracold Quantum Gases (Theory)
- String Theory, AdS/CFT

- Nanophotonics and nano-materials, spectroscopy of 2D Materials
- Nuclear Instrumentation 
- Low Energy Nuclear Reactions
- 2D materials and hybrid nano-structures
- BioPhotonics

For online application: click here   |   Application deadline: April 10, 2017


Project Positions: NEW

Call for the recruitment of a JRF / RA for a CSIR funded Project (Ref. No. CSIR/03(1353)/16/EMR-II)  | Click HERE for details

Subject Area - Experimental Nuclear Physis (“Onset and strength of Massive Transfer Events in Low Energy Heavy Ion Reactions”)

PI: Dr. Pushpendra P. Singh