The Ph.D. Programme
See also: The Integrated Ph.D. Degree Programme
The Department of Mathematics offers excellent opportunities for
research in both pure and applied mathematics. Visit this page to get a sense of the research interests of the faculty
in the department.
The written test conducted by IISc for entrance to the Ph.D. programme has been discontinued as of 2013. Students
will be selected through the examinations listed below, followed by an interview at IISc.
Candidates who are yet to complete their examinations for the eligible degree and expect to complete all the requirements for
their degree (including all examinations, project dissertations, viva voce, etc.) before July 31, 2016, are eligible to apply.
How to Apply
The IISc online portal for 2016 admissions is NOW OPEN. Visit
this page for information and instructions on how to access the online admission portal.
|Deadline for online submission of applications || March 21, 2016
|Interviews at IISc || To be announced
Students admitted to the Ph.D. programme need to take a minimum of 12 credits to complete the course requirement. Each course carries 3
credits. (View the webpage Courses for more information.)
Employment Opportunities after Ph.D.
Visit the webpage Career in Mathematics.
Other Relevant Material
NBHM Ph.D. Screening Test: past question papers & answer keys