AcSIR Ghaziabad Ph.D., M.Sc., M.Tech. admissions January and August 2022 sessions


Are you looking for admission in Ph.D./M.Sc./M.Tech. courses at a reputed institute? AcSIR, Ghaziabad has released the admission notification for January 2022 Session and the August 2022 Session. This article provides all details of the courses, including the intake capacity, fee structure, eligibility, application and selection procedure, etc.

The Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), Ghaziabad is identified as an Institute of National Importance (INI) by the Ministry of Education, Government of India, ranked 2nd by SCIMAGO Institutions ranking (2021), and 8th by Nature Index (2020 & 2021). Further, AcSIR has also secured 22nd rank in NIRF rankings 2021. The institute is headquartered at the CSIR-HRDC Campus, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

Courses Offered by AcSIR


Intake Capacity




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Fee Structure



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Eligibility Criteria

Ph.D.(Sciences)

  • The candidates who are wishing to join Ph.D. (Sciences), must possess a Master's degree in Science or equivalent degree.
  • They must have qualified for the National level fellowship examination such as CSIR-JRF or CSIR-SRF or UGC-JRF or UGC-SR or DBT or DST or INSPIRE or RGNF and should have a valid certificate.
  • The applicants who are working as Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows, Group-IV Scientists, and Group-III Technical Staff of CSIR are also eligible to apply as per relevant AcSIR rules.

Sponsored Ph.D.(Sciences)

  • The candidates who are already employed can join as Sponsored Ph.D. (Sciences). They must possess a Master's degree in Science or equivalent degree.
  • Besides, they will have to take consent from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes for required academic leave and financial support during their Ph.D. program.
Note: Applicants can use the following formula to convert percentage into CGPA:
CGPA=(Percentage + 5) /10

Note - Applicants with a percentage = 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA in the online application form.

Ph.D. (Engineering) and Sponsored Ph.D. (Engineering)

  • For Ph.D. (Engineering), the candidates must hold a Master's degree in Engineering or Technology following a four-year engineering/technology or four or five-year science degree or an integrated minimum-5-year M Tech degree or any other equivalent degree.
  • They must have a valid national-level fellowship such as NET-JRF acceptable at CSIR institutes.
    OR
    The candidate should meet all the conditions required for eligibility for the CSIR-SRF.
    OR
    The candidate should meet all the conditions for the award of the INSPIRE fellowship i.e. the first ranker in the university and must be getting INSPIRE fellowship.
    OR
    In the case of Project Assistants, applicants should meet all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR to register for a Ph.D.
    OR
    In the case of industry-sponsored students, they should meet all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR to register for a Ph.D.
  • The applicants who are working as Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows, Group-IV Scientists and Group-III Technical Staff of CSIR are also eligible to apply as per relevant AcSIR rules.

IDDP (Integrated M.Tech-Ph.D) Program

  • The candidates, who are desirous to join IDDP program, must have a 4-year undergraduate degree in Engineering such as B.E. or B.Tech. or B.S. or a five-year degree in Science, or any equivalent degree.
  • They must have a valid national-level fellowship such as NET-JRF acceptable at CSIR institutes.
    OR
    The candidate should meet all the conditions required for eligibility for the CSIR-GATE-JRF.
    OR
    The candidate should meet all the conditions for the award of the INSPIRE fellowship i.e. the first ranker in the university and must be getting INSPIRE fellowship.
    OR
    In the case of Project Assistants, applicants should meet all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR to register for a Ph.D.
    OR
    In the case of industry-sponsored students, they should meet all the conditions stipulated by AcSIR to register for a Ph.D.
  • The applicants who are working as Project Assistants, Senior Research Fellows, Group-IV Scientists and Group-III Technical Staff of CSIR are also eligible to apply as per relevant AcSIR rules.
  • Industry-sponsored students must provide an endorsement from Industry, Academic or Research Institutes to which they are associated stating the consent for required academic leave and financial support during Ph.D. program.

Important Note: AcSIR is not responsible for providing any scholarship/fellowship/any other sponsorship to the students. Scholarship or fellowships are the sole responsibility of the students only.

How to Apply

Admission seekers must visit the official website of AcSIR and check their eligibility before applying. Applications can be submitted through AcSIR Online Admission Portal.

The whole application process will be completed in two steps:
  1. The new user of the AcSIR portal needs to first sign-up and create his/her account on the portal. An applicant can Sign up by providing basic details such as name as per high school mark sheet, father's name, gender, category, Date of Birth, Nationality, Phone, mobile number and email ID, communication address, etc. Currently, applications are being accepted for the session in January 2022 and August 2022. During the sign-up process, the candidates need to select the session and the course for which they want to apply. After submitting details, a verification link will be recie=ved on the registered email ID that needs to be verified. A candidate needs to sign-up separately for a separate program and need to file separate applications. The candidates who already have an account at AcSIR can log in to the portal using login credentials.
  2. Upon successful sign-up, the candidate will have to fill the online application form available at the admission portal. After completion of the application form, an AcSIR application number (AAN) will be generated. The candidates must note this number carefully for future correspondence with AcSIR. Further, an acknowledgment slip/ admission receipt containing AcSIR Application Number (AAN) will also be generated that should be saved and printed.

Some points are to be remembered while filling the form. The candidates must fill in all the mandatory details in a proper format. The use of special characters must be avoided. Candidates can submit only one application for one program of study.

Selection Procedure

Selection for admission in the various program will be done based on the test and /or interview. Only short-listed candidates will be called for tests and/or interviews that will be held at the designated centers on the scheduled dates. Candidates will be intimated through email about the test and/or interview. Based on the performance in the test and /or interview, the final selection would be made. Candidates are suggested to check the official website of AcSIR regularly for updates.

Important Dates

Session January 2022 (Ph.D.(Science), Ph.D. (Engineering) and IDDP (M.Tech. & Ph.D.) in Engineering)
Start Date of Online Application Submission: March 16, 2021
Closing Date on Receiving of Online Application: October 31, 2021

Session August 2022 (Ph.D.(Science), Ph.D. (Engineering), IDDP (M.Tech. & Ph.D.) in Engineering, M.Sc. and M.Tech)
Start Date of Online Application Submission: September 01, 2021
Closing Date on Receiving of Online Application: February 28, 2022
Last date of online application for regular admission: May 31, 2022

Contact Details of AcSIR

Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR)
CSIR- Human Resource Development Centre, (CSIR-HRDC) Campus
Postal Staff College Area,
Sector 19, Kamla Nehru Nagar,
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh- 201 002
Ph: +91-9266600847 (M), 9266600947 (M)
Email: officeofdirector@acsir.res.in
For admission-related query- Email: admissions2021@acsir.res.in

Intake Capacity: http://acsir.emli.in/ACSIRAdmissionPortal/online-admission/portal/acsir-online-adm-portal/LabWise_Intake.php
Online AcSIR Portal: http://acsir.emli.in/ACSIRAdmissionPortal/online-admission/portal/acsir-online-adm-portal/index.php#/
Centers/CSIR Labs of AcSIR: http://acsir.emli.in/ACSIRAdmissionPortal/online-admission/portal/acsir-online-adm-portal/center.php


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