About the Institute Centre for Brain Research (CBR), Bangalore is a premier autonomous research institute of Indian Institute of Science. CBR got recognition for the PhD programme from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Karnataka and the PhD degree is also awarded by MAHE. Centre for Brain Research (CBR) supports research in basic and neuroscience by conducting advanced research on the ageing brain by using advanced techniques and also identifying the age-related brain disorders. Now CBR is calling applications from desirous students who wish to get admission to full-time PhD programs starting in October 2020.
Duration of Program:The candidates at CBR who are registered in PhD can submit their thesis after three years from PhD registration. However, a maximum of 6 years will be given to candidates to submit their thesis.
PhD Programme Fees:The candidates will have to pay a tuition fee of Rs.15,000/-, Statutory Deposit of Rs.7,500/- and other fees Rs.3,700/-.
Scholarship Details:Those candidates who have qualified any National Level Test for fellowships will avail the fellowships from their respective agencies. Other students who do not have any national fellowship and qualify for the interview process will be supported by CBR and they will get a stipend of Rs.31,000/- pm (first two years) and Rs.35,000/-pm (next three years).
How to Apply
Documents RequiredFollowing documents are required to be uploaded while applying online:
Important DatesCommencement of Online Application for PhD: August 19, 2020
End Date Application Submission: September 04, 2020
Dates of Online Interview: 21st, 22nd, 23rd, September 2020
Beginning of full-Time PhD Program: October 01, 2020
Communication DetailsCentre for Brain Research
Centre for Brain Research
SID Complex, Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore-560012, Karnataka, India
Tel: +91 80 2293 3588
Fax: +91 80 2360 7766
Official Notification: https://www.cbr.iisc.ac.in/phd_application_2020/phd_docs/PhD-Advertisement_2020.pdf
CBR PhD Handbook: cbr.iisc.ac.in/phd_application_2020/phd_docs/CBR_HANDBOOK_FOR_DOCTORAL_STUDENTS%20_2020.pdf
PhD Online Application Form: https://www.cbr.iisc.ac.in/phd_application_2020/
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Will the shortlisted candidates for an interview be called or the list will only be uploaded on the website?
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an online interview. Online Interview will be held at the Center for Brain Research (CBR). You will receive intimation for the online interview through email or via post. Also, you will have to make all the arrangements for the stay to attend the online interview.