Joint Entrance Screening Test is for Candidates seeking admission for PhD Programme in Physics (including Theoretical and Observational Astronomy, Astrophysics, Physics in Biology, Plasma Physics and Technology, Atmospheric and Space Sciences, Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science)or Theoretical Computer.
Eligibility Criteria and Programmes:
M.Sc. in Physics/M.Sc, M.E./M.Tech Are related disciplines.
Candidates with M.Sc. in Mathematics will also be considered at Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA). At Institute for Plasma Research (IPR), a Masters degree in Physics, Engineering Physics, Applied Physics, etc., is necessary.
B.E/ B.Tech Graduates will also be considered at Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA), Inter-University Centre for National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (NCRA), Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Raman Research Institute (RRI) and The Institute of Mathematical Sciences (IMSc).
Theoretical Computer Science:
M.Sc., M.E., M.Tech in Computer Science or related disciplines, and should be interested in the mathematical aspects of computer science at Harish-Chandra Research Institute (HRI)
Candidates with a Bachelor's degree will also be considered for the integrated M. Sc, Ph. D. programme in Mathematics/Physics.
Ahmedabad, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bardhaman, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nainital, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Roorkee, Sambalpur, Silchar, Siliguri, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur and Visakhapatnam
The examination centers may vary on each depending on the participating institutes.
Request for printed application forms should reach IMSc by December 20, 2010 .
Last date for receipt of the filled applications, and ON-LINE submission of applications, is January 3, 2011.
Date of examination is Sunday, February 20, 2011 , from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
C I T Campus, Taramani,
Chennai – 600 113.
Ph: 044 – 2254 3100.
Fax: 044 2254 1586