Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
(Deemed University)

Graduate School Admissions (GS-2017)

Subjects - Programs

  • Physics (Ph.d. and Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. Programs)
    Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics
    Department of Condensed Matter Physics & Materials Science
    Department of High Energy Physics
    Department of Nuclear & Atomic Physics
    Department of Theoretical Physics
    All above at TIFR, Mumbai Campus - http://www.tifr.res.in/~sbp
    National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (NCRA), Pune - http://ncra.tifr.res.in
    TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad - (http://www.tifrh.res.in) : Theoretical and experimental activities in physical, chemical, biological and engineering sciences within and across disciplines.
    International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (http://www.icts.res.in).

    In addition to the admissions through this nationwide examination in December, some admissions in Physics based on GATE / NET / JEST scores are also possible.  Details of these admission procedures will be available on the websites of TIFR Mumbai, ICTS, TCIS and NCRA, separately at appropriate times.

    Students applying for Physics also have the option to be considered for the Graduate Training Programme (GTP) of the India-based Nueutrino Observatory (INO). 
    For more details on INO please see http://www.ino.tifr.res.in
    The option can be indicated at the time of registration of application. 

  • Chemistry (Ph.D. and Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. Programs)
    Department of Chemical Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai - http://www.tifr.res.in/~dcs
    TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad - http://www.tifrh.res.in

  • Biology (Ph.D., Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. and M.Sc.)
    Department of Biological Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai - http://www.tifr.res.in/~dbs
    National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS), Bengaluru  (http://www.ncbs.res.in).
    TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad (http://www.tifrh.res.in)

    FAQ for Ph.D. and Integrated Ph.D. Programs in Biology

  • Computer & Systems Sciences (including Communcations and Applied Probability) -  Ph.D. program
    School of Technology & Computer Science (STCS), TIFR, Mumbai - http://www.tcs.tifr.res.in

  • Science Education (Ph.D. Program)
    Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE), Mumbai.  For admission procedure, see http://www.hbcse.tifr.res.in


Ph.D. Program : 5 Years
Integrated Ph.D. Program : 6 Years
M.Sc. - See details in respective programme.