- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 6 Years
- Offered by: Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics and Plant Breeding this course duration varies from 2 to 10 years, the student has to finish between this timeline to obtain the Ph.D degree offered at Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi.
Admission to the Ph.D. courses in 26 disciplines shall be made on the basis of the performance of candidates in the written entrance examination (80% weightage) + academic score (10% weightage) + interview (10% weightage). Entrance examination will consist of one paper of three parts : Part I (General Agriculture) and Part II & III (Subject Paper) and academic score shall be calculated on the basis of percentage of marks obtained in various examinations from matric (X standard) onwards.
M.Sc./M.Sc.(Ag.)/M.Tech./M.E. in Genetics and / OR Plant Breeding / Plant Genetic Resources / any other branch of Biological Sciences with Genetics and / OR Plant Breeding as a subject.