The Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA) is an autonomous institution set up by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of
IUCAA's activities fall under two broad programmes: core academic programmes and visitor academic programmes. Core academic programmes include basic research, the PhD programme, advanced research workshops and schools, the giant metre-wave radio telescope and guest observer programmes. Visitor academic programmes include the visitor and associates programme, refresher courses for teachers and helping the nucleation and growth of astronomy and astrophysics at Indian universities.
Students, who expect to complete M.Sc. (in Physics / Electronics / Astronomy / Applied Mathematics) or B.E. / B.Tech. / M.E. / M.Tech. degree (any branch) before August 1, 2018 are eligible to apply.
In addition, talented final year B.Sc., 1st year M.Sc. (in Physics, Electronics / Astronomy / Applied Mathematics), 2nd / 3rd year Integrated M.Sc. and 2nd / 3rd year B.E. / B.Tech. (any branch) students can also apply to be pre-selected.
Students who have already completed the above degrees can also apply
All students should have an aggregate or equivalent of 55% marks in the qualifying degree
The shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews to be held at IUCAA during June 06 - 08, 2018
Candidates should apply online at http://www.iucaa.in/phd. More details, including information for walk-in candidates, are provided at the same URL
Last date for Submission form: 15th April 2018