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, 2015, are eligible to apply.
How to Apply
Applications must be submitted online through the admissions site
|Last dates for online submission of applications ||
| Sponsored candidates ||March 22, 2015
| Regular candidates ||March 22, 2015
|Interviews at IISc ||June 1–5, 2015
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