Eligibility for TIFR GS Exam 2015

Are you eligible for TIFR GS Exam 2015?



For Ph.D. (Mumbai): M.Sc./B.E./B.Tech./M.Tech./M.A./ B.A./B.Sc.
For Ph.D. (Bengaluru): M.A./M.Sc./M.Tech.
For I-Ph.D. (Bengaluru):
 B.A./B.Sc./B.E./B.Tech. (M.Sc. candidates are not eligible).

Students who wish to apply for the Ph.D. programme at CAM, Bengaluru will have to select Ph.D. Mumbai in the application form.  Further, in the application, they can indicate their preference for being considered for the Ph.D. programme at CAM, Bengaluru.

Students applying for Ph.D. Mumbai and who are eligible for I-Ph.D. programme at Bangalore can indicate their preference in the application form for being considered for the I-Ph.D. program at CAM, Bengaluru.

Similarly students applying for I-Ph.D. Bangalore and who wish to be considered for Ph.D. Mumbai can indicate their preference in the application form.


For Ph.D.: M.Sc.(Physics)/B.Tech. (Engineering Physics)

For I-Ph.D.: B.Sc./B.E./M.E./M.Tech./B.Chem. or equivalent degree in Science / Engineering / Medicine, M.Sc. (not in Physics)/B.Tech. (not in Engineering Physics). 

In addition,

I-Ph.D. candidates with four or more years of university education who clear the written test may be considered by TCIS (TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences) for their Ph.D. program.


For Ph.D.: M.Sc./B.E./B.Tech./M.Tech./B.Pharm./M.Pharm. B.Sc. candidates with advanced knowledge of the discipline are also eligible to apply.


For Ph.D.: Masters in Basic Science or Bachelors in Applied Science.  These include, M.Sc.(Ag.), B.Tech. B.E., B.Sc., B.Pharma. (4 years course), MBBS, BDS, M.Pharma.  Candidates will be short-listed for interview based on written test marks, CV and Scientific Writeup.
For I-Ph.D./M.Sc.: Bachelors in any Basic Science.
For Ph.D. Program in TCIS: M.Sc. in Physics, Chemistry or Biology.

Computer & System Sciences (including Communications and Applied Probability)

For Ph.D. : B.E./B.Tech./M.E./M.Tech./M.C.A./M.Sc./B.Sc.  Degree holders in Computer Science / Information Technology / Electronics & Communications Engineering / Electrical Engineering.  Exceptionally well qualified students with B.E./B.Tech./ M.E./M.Tech./M.Sc./B.Sc. or equivalent degrees in other disciplines may also be considered.


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