PhD Advertisement for Autumn Semester 2020 (DMS)
Applications are invited from motivated candidates to pursue research in the broad fields of Pure Mathematics (Group A)and Statistics/Applied Mathematics (Group B). The minimum eligibility criteria for each of the subject areas under the two groups are as follows:
The profiles of the Faculty members of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, in the aforementioned subject areas, can be found in the URL: Click Here
Candidates applying for Harmonic Analysis are expected to have a strong background in Multi-variable Calculus, Measure Theory, Complex Analysis and Functional Analysis. Candidates applying for Nonparametric Statistics and Functional data Analysis are expected to have strong background in Linear Algebra, Measure Theory and Stochastic Processes.
Candidates having their own valid PhD fellowship (UGC/CSIR-NET JRF, NBHM, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF, INSPIRE or any other equivalent fellowship) are strongly encouraged to apply. Few Institute fellowships might be available for deserving candidates who do not have fellowship provided that they have qualified any national level entrance exam such as GATE, NET-LS etc. (apart from satisfying minimal eligibility criteria) or are from other IISERs having a BS-MS degree with a CGPA score more than or equal to 8 on a 10 point scale.
Please take a note of the following points:
PhD application portal opens: 03.02.2020
Application portal closes: 02.04.2020
Publication of shortlist for Written test/Interview: 09.04.2020
Tentative Written test/Interview dates: May 19 - 20, 2020
Publication of PhD interview results: 28.05.2020
Preregistration portal opens: 29.05.2020
Preregistration deadline: 13.07.2020
PhD Registration: 29.07.2020