Related: Integrated Ph.D. in Life Sciences

Bose Institute has an established Ph.D. programme in physical sciences, life sciences and interdisciplinary sciences. The institute has conducted path-breaking research in the fields of plant sciences, structural biology, molecular biology, biomedical sciences and biotechnology. Many of our alumni have become reputed experts in their fields. The institute also runs a vibrant integrated M.Sc. - Ph.D. programme. 

Details about research in life sciences can be found on the individual faculty pages in the following institutional research programmes: (i) basic and applied microbiology, (ii) computational biology, (iii) molecular medicine, (iv) plant functional biology of stress responses for improvement and exploring plant genetic resources, (v) structural studies and biophysical problems, (vi) systems biology, (vii) complex systems, and, (viii) systems and synthetic biology

Students in integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. in life sciences are admitted annually through an entrance exam and an interview conducted at the Institute. Applicants should have a minimum CGPA of 6 on a 10 point scale or minimum 60% marks or percentage equivalent converted from CGPI/CPI in B. Sc. (Hons) / B.E. / B.Tech. They should also possess  65% Marks in Class 10 Board Exam and Class 12 Board Examinations with at least 70% aggregate marks in science subjects (average of Class 10 and 12 Board Exams). 

Applicants should carefully read the detailed advertisement for 2017-18 before filling the application form properly.