Bose Institute has an established Ph.D. programme in physical sciences, life sciences and interdisciplinary sciences. The institute is a national pioneer in research on astroparticle physics and cosmic rays, foundations of quantum physics and interdisciplinary physics. Path-breaking research in the fields of plant sciences, structural biology, molecular biology, biomedical sciences and biotechnology has been conducted at the Institute. Many of our alumni have become reputed experts in their fields.

The Institute runs a vibrant Integrated M.Sc. - Ph.D. programme.

We also have an active postdoctoral programme through which we recruit Research Associates.  

The menu on the left contains details about admission to Ph.D. and Integrated Ph.D. programmes at Bose Institute in Physical sciences and Life Sciences as well as information for prospective Research Associates.

Integrated - Ph.D
Bose Institute will be accepting applications for the Integrated MSc-PhD program, scheduled to begin in August 2019. Selection will be based on an interview to be conducted at Bose Institute in 2019. To apply for the Integrated MSc-PhD program, the applicant must first qualify either the JGEEBILS exam scheduled to be held on December 09, 2018 (for MSc-PhD in Life Sciences) or the JEST examination scheduled to be held on 17 February, 2019 (for MSc-PhD in Physical Sciences) examination. Before the results of the JGEEBILS / JEST exam are declared, we will intimate details of the application procedure at our website, including deadlines.

For Registration and other details of JGEEBILS or the JEST examinations please visit the following links:

Enquiries, if any may be sent to

In addition, any available vacancy along with required qualifications is always advertised on the Institute website.