AcSIR New Delhi announces admission for PhD Programs for January 2016 Session 
Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) New Delhi invite applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Science and Engineering programs for the session 2016
Important Dates 
Advertisement in National Dailies 21st Sep to 23rd Sep 2015
Last Date of Submission of Online Form 15th October 2015
Intimation to Shortlisted candidates (on the web)  31st October 2015
Date of Aptitude Test /Interview 23rd Nov to 11th Dec 2015
Declaration of results (on the web) 16th December 2015
Commencement of Academic Session 22nd January 2016
Enrollment 18th Jan to 19th Jan 2016
Details of PhD Programs 2016
Applications are invited for admission to the PhD Program in Science and Engineering (i. Full time; ii. Sponsored and iii. Direct PhD for Applicants having UG degree)
PhD Program in Science in the following areas: (i) Biological Sciences (ii) Chemical Sciences (iii) Physical Sciences (iv) Mathematical and Information Sciences
Eligibility Criteria
For PhD in Engineering Program: Candidates with a master's degree in Engineering/Technology/ Pharmacy with a good academic record or with a Master's degree in Sciences with a good academic record and with a valid GATE score or UGC/ CSIR-NET/NBHM or valid CSIR-JRF/ SRF or equivalent fellowship
For PhD in Science Program: Candidates with a bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology, Medicine or Master's degree in Science with a keen sense of scientific enquiry for pursuing advanced research in frontier areas of Biological, Chemical, Physical and Mathematical & Information Sciences leading to a PhD degree
The candidate should be having a valid National level fellowship (JRF/ SRF of various funding agencies, e.g. CSIR, UGC, DBT, DST etc.), INSPIRE or other equivalent fellowships
Direct PhD in Engineering: B.E./B.Tech/GATE/NET (Engg) B.E./B.Tech+2-year experience as PA/ CSIR-SRF/ Industrial Candidates B.E/B.Tech or M.Sc + National level fellowship/ Ranked first in University Personnel from Industry for PhD Candidates having Master’s degree in Science/Engineering with endorsement from a Industry for financial support during studies
Selection Process 
Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam and interview conducted by the institute
Candidates will be screened based on their preferences given
Shortlisted candidates for the program will be intimated electronically and they will be required to appear for interview for selection at the designated centers
Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR)
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