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PhD Programme

Admission to PhD Programme in Physical Sciences: 

Applicants must satisfy the following criteria
Master’s degree in Physical Sciences, Materials Science, Engineering or Technology, in areas closely related to the interests of the physics faculty at IISER TVM. 60% marks or equivalent is desirable.
Qualifying in one of the following national level examination with validity as on 1st January 2014: GATE/CSIR-UGC-JRF/JEST-2013/INSPIRE Ph.D. Fellowship
Note: Applicants with M. Tech need a GATE score valid as of 1st January 2013.

Research Areas: 


Quantum phase transition, superconductivity,
Magnetism, superconductivity, Material Sythesis &Characterization
Low temperature transport in semiconductor nanoscale Devices,
Electrical transport along Nanoscale Schottky Junctions,
2-dimensional Hybrid nano structures
Photonics, Thermoelectrics,Physics of devices such as Solar cells, LEDs, FETs 


Quantum Information theory
Topological Insulator

Application Procedure

1.Applicants should complete the online application form by going to the following URL:
2.Applicants will also be prompted to upload all the supporting documents, like photograph, proof of date of birth, mark-list, and community certificate online.
3.Applicants should provide Name/Affiliation/Contact number and Email address of at least two referees in the application form. Applicants should download the Referee Report 4.Form here and forward them to the concerned referees. The completed reports should be submitted by the candidates, directly at the time of attending the selection interviews.
5.GE/OBC [SC/ST] applicants are required to make a payment of Rs. 200/- [Rs. 100/-] as processing fee through the Powerjyoti Account .
6.On submission of the online application form, the applicants will receive an acknowledgment email with a unique application number.
7.Short-listed applicants will be invited for an aptitude-test/interview at IISER-TVM.
8.Last date for the submission of the online application is October 25, 2013.