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: 


  1. Theoretical Quantum Optics
  2. Experimental Nuclear Physics
  3. Laser Spectroscopy of nano composites
  4. Quantum Computing & Information


For online application: click here   |   Application deadline: Oct 31, 2016