Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore Bangalore , Karnataka

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 Private University
  • Doctor of Philosophy

    Fulltime | On Campus


    5 Years

    Course Type


    Type of Course

    Post Graduation

    14 Branches
    Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Physics Microbiology Mechanical Engineering Computer Science Neuroscience Biochemistry Astronomy Mathematics Chemistry (Inorganic, Organic and Physical) Development Studies Electrical Engineering Electronics and Communication Engineering Nano Sciences

Course Details

The candidate seeking admission in the Ph.D. from IISc Bangalore can research in the following topics in their entire duration:

  • Biochemistry: Protein Structure and Function, Enzymology, Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, Molecular Chaperones, Cancer Genetics, Genomic Instability
  • Ecological Sciences: Animal Behaviour, Biodiversity, Population Genetics, Spatial Ecology, Theoretical Ecology, Ecophysiology
  • Microbiology: Molecular Biology, Gene Expression, Molecular Virology, Molecular Biology of Bacterial Pathogenesis, Cancer Biology
  • Neuroscience: Neurobiology of Disease, Developmental Neuroscience, Molecular Organization of Synapse, Attention and Decision Making, Synaptic Transmission and Plasticity.
  • Inorganic Chemistry: Quantum Chemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Statistical Mechanics, Biophysical Chemistry, Liquid Phase Simulations, Noon-Metal Chemistry

Detailed Fees Breakup

The candidate seeking admission in the Ph.D. from IISc will pay the following fees:

Particulars First Year Second Year Third Year
Tuition Fees 15000 15000 15000
Gymkhana Fees 1200 1200 1200
Others 3700 3700 3700
Student Emergency Fund 300 300 300
Statutory Deposit 7500 - -
Library Deposit 7500 - -
Total 35200 20200 20200

Admission Details

Admission Procedure

The admission in the IISc Bangalore for Ph.D. is done on the basis of merit obtained in the qualifying examination.

Minimum Eligibility

The candidate seeking admission in the Ph.D. from IISc Bangalore should have done Masters from a recognized institute.

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