Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
"Deemed to be University"

Graduate School Admissions

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Before you choose Ph.D. or Integrated Ph.D. program in the basic registration form, please go through the eligibility criteria carefully.  Click here to go to page.
Ensure that you have typed your email ID correctly in the basic registration form.  A SMS is sent on the mobile number and an email is sent after completion of the basic registration wherein login credentials are given to complete the form.   Please check your SPAM folder, if you do not find the email in your inbox.

It is recommended that for registration/submitting of applications students use desktop/laptop as, some links may not be visible on mobile browsers.

Please note that details once given in the basic registration (name, date of birth, mobile number, email id, SSC details, subject, programme etc.)  cannot be modified nor will duplicate registration be allowed by the system.

After login, please click "Go to Application" link on the right-top corner of the page and complete the full application. See screenshot here This link may not be visible on mobile browsers. In that case please try and use laptop/desktop.


Before you start filling up the complete application form make sure you have the following ready with you :
1. Scanned image/electronic copy of your Passport size photograph (preferably a jpg file below 80 kb in size).  Applications with personal photos (selfies) or edited photos uploaded will be rejected.
2. Scanned copy of signature (preferably a jpg file below 80 kb in size).
3. If you are applying under the Fee Waiver category, the scanned copy of the recommendation letter from the Principal/HOD of your college.
4. If you are applying under the disability category, you will need to upload the scanned copy of the disability certificate.


Check all the details before clicking the submit button.  


You may take a print of your application after successful registration or save the same as a pdf file. 


Applicants paying the application fee online will be directed to the payment gateway.  Follow the instructions carefully and complete the payment process.  If the transaction is not completed due to technical reasons, you may login to your account and check the application/payment status.  After successful completion of the transaction, please login to your account and check the payment status.  If the payment is not complete, you may attempt paying online again.   


Normally, online payments are received within 2 working days and a auto email is sent by the system acknowledging the payment.  If your transaction has been successful and your account has been debited and you do not receive the acknowledgement email within 2 working days, neither your payment status is updated in your account, you may write to admissions@tifr.res.in  


Students will be issued or will be allowed to  download the Hall Ticket only if the payment of application fee has been received / fee waiver request is approved. 


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Last date of application extended upto November 5, 2022 11:55 p.m.