BSc MSc PhD Admission 2018 at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University, Coimbatore
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University, Coimbatore has invited applications for admission to 3 years Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Biotechnology, Microbiology and 2 years Master of Science (M.Sc) in Biotechnology, Microbiology and Bioinformatics and PhD Programs in Biotechnology; Computational Neuroscience for 2018 sessions.
For B.Sc Program in Biotechnology and Microbiology: Applicants must pass in higher secondary examination or its equivalent is mandatory with 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Biotechnology taken together.
For M.Sc Bioinformatics Program: Applicants must have graduation in any discipline of Science including Mathematics, Engineering or Medicine. Background in Mathematics or Computer Science is preferred.
For M.Sc Microbiology & Biotechnology Programs: Applicants must have graduation in any discipline of Biological Sciences, Engineering (Biotechnology), Medicine or Equivalent with the background in Biology.
PhD in Biotechnology and PhD in Computational Neuroscience
Full-Time: Master’s Degree in Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Chemistry or any branch of Biological Sciences with at least 60% marks.
Applicants who qualified CSIR/UGC JRF or GATE can directly appear for the interview while others should appear for a written test which will be conducted in the last week of June every year.
Such Applicants will be called for the interview based on their performance in the written test and their qualifying exam.
Part-Time: Every year a few seats are kept for promising faculty members of Amrita Institutions and various other universities for the PhD Program.
Applicants have to appear for a written test and interview and based on the merit list, such Applicants will be offered an admission for PhD Program.
The main objective of the program is to generate interest in the pursuit of specific research goals in Biotechnology and the development of expansive knowledge leading to a PhD degree in a value-based environment.
For admissions performance in the following are taken into account
For B.Sc Programs
- Qualifying higher Secondary or equivalent Board Examination
- Counseling at Amrita School of Biotechnology
For M.Sc Programs
- Qualifying Undergraduate Examination
- Evaluation at Amrita School of Biotechnology
- Personal Interview at Amrita School of Biotechnology
For Doctoral Program
- Selection will be based on a written test followed by an interview.
Amrita University Application Form 2018 – How to Apply?
Applicants can apply online www.amrita.edu
Read the following instructions carefully. Fill in all the details and review it before submitting. If you are awaiting the results of the final exam/in the process of writing the qualifying exam, you could fill in these details later and proceed with applying once you results (+2/Degree) is published.
Pay online using Debit Cards/Credit Cards/Net Banking.
Pay Offline by Demand Draft.
If you are choosing to pay offline, then you have to draw a demand draft (DD) of Rs.350/- in favour of “Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham” payable at Kollam and enter those details in the box as shown in the image above. In that case, you have to send the hard copy of the system generated application form along with the demand draft to the following address:
The Admissions Coordinator, School of Biotechnology, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri Campus, Clappana P.O, Kollam-690525 (Kerala).
If you are paying by online, there is no need to send the printed application.
Amrita University BSc MSc PhD Admission Dates 2018
Post Graduate Programs
Online Application Opens: 01st March 2018
Last Date of Receipt of Application: 30th May 2018
Date of Evaluation & Interview: 06th 07th & 08th June 2018
Publishing the List of Selected/ Waitlisted Applicants: 12th June 2018
Dates for Payment of Fees & Completion of Admissions Procedures: 26th, 27th & 28th June 2018
Online Application Commences: 01st March 2018
Last Date of Receipt of Application: 15th June 2018
Publishing the List of Selected/ Waitlisted Applicants: 18th June 2018
Date of Counselling: 21st, 22nd & 23rd June 2018
Last Date for Payment of Fees & Completion of Admissions Procedures: 07th July 2018
PhD in Biotechnology & Computational Neuroscience – Last Date to Apply: 10th May 2018