- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 5 Years
- Offered by: National Brain Research Centre, Gurgaon
NBRC has a Ph.D. Programme in Neuroscience to develop trained manpower possessing a broad overview of different aspects of Neuroscience. NBRC inducts students for its Ph.D. programme from diverse backgrounds who have a Masters degree in any branch related to Neuroscience as mentioned below. NBRC recognizes that understanding brain functions requires a fusion of knowledge from multiple disciplines.The PhD course is designed to foster the development of an independent research aptitude in students and prepare them for academic and research positions in a wide range of fields and industries.
All admitted candidates receive a Junior Research Fellowship of ₹ 31,000 per month + HRA (in lieu of hostel accommodation) for the first two years. After two years, you will be eligible for a Senior Research Fellowship of ₹ 35,000 per month + HRA (in lieu of hostel accommodation).
If you fulfil the minimum eligibility criteria , you can appear for one of the many different examinations to qualify for the Ph.D. admission interview.
A candidate seeking admission to the course of study leading to the award of Doctor of Philosophy should meet the following criteria :
Master's degree or equivalent in any branch of Science such as Life Sciences / Physics / Chemistry / Mathematics / Statistics / Computer applications / Pharmacy / Veterinary Science / Psychology from a recognized Institute / University. You are also eligible if you have done a minimum of four-years of course-work leading to a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering / Technology / Medicine from a recognized Institute / University.
Candidates appearing for the final year of the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.
At least 55% (50% for SC / ST / PH candidates) marks or equivalent grade or grade point average from the secondary (10th) examination onwards is required. Candidates should calculate their percentage up to two decimal points to determine their eligibility.
* Reservation / Concessions for SC / ST / PH candidates will be as per rules of Government of India / UGC.