Institute of Biological Science is responsible for the major research area in biotechnology,
microbiology and life science. Research is performed in cooperation between departmental and
external research groups. Both basic and applied research topics are addressed.
In exceptional circumstances, to the satisfaction of the Vice-Chancellor, a candidate may be
granted an extension of maximum of one year over and above the maximum duration as
specified above. In case a Ph.D. scholar is not able to successfully complete the Ph.D. within the
maximum duration as specified above his/her registration will expire and his/her Ph.D.
programme will stand automatically terminated.
Master Degree in Biology/ Sciences/Bio-technology or its relevant stream with atleast 55%
marks in aggregate OR 5.5 CGPA on 10 pointer scale) AND having a valid score in SAGE-Ph.D
entrance test + interview.