In December 1934, the Government of Mysore gifted a plot of land in
The Raman Research Institute is now an autonomous research institute engaged in research in basic sciences. In 1972, the RRI was restructured to become an aided autonomous research institute receiving funds from the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India. A set of Regulations and Bye-Laws were framed for its administration and management. Today, the main areas of research at the Institute are Astronomy & Astrophysics, Light & Matter Physics, Soft Condensed Matter and Theoretical Physics. The research activities include work in Chemistry, Liquid Crystals, Physics in Biology, and Signal Processing, Imaging & Instrumentation.
Candidates seeking admission in Physics must have MSc degree in Physics/Mathematics with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent or first class B.E./B.Tech degree in Engineering.
Students who expect to complete their final degree in the academic year 2015-2016 may also apply, provided they can produce their final score card at the time of admission.
Candidates can apply online.
For those who have difficulty in applying online, hard copy of the application forms can be requested from the admissions office, by sending a self addressed envelope (25 x 20 cm) to the following address Mid-Year Admissions 2016, Raman Research Institute, C.V. Raman Avenue Sadashivanagar, Bengaluru 560 080.
Selection Procedure for RRI,
Candidates seeking admission will be selected based on their:
Performance in the Joint Entrance Screening Test 2016 (JEST 2016) to be held on Sunday 21st February 2016 at several centers throughout the country. Or
Performance in UGC/-CSIR-NET for JRF (Physics) or in subject GRE (Physics) or high score in GATE.
Last date for Submission form: 31st March 2016