Applications are invited for phd in National Institute of Immunology Delhi

NII New Delhi PhD Program for the Academic Session 2018-19


National Institute of Immunology (NII), New Delhi has released notification from Indian citizens for admission to PhD Program 2018


The candidates who wants to take admission to PhD Program 2018 should fill and submit the application form on before the last date. Get complete details of NII New Delhi PhD Admission 2018 such as application form, eligibility criteria, fee, section process etc., are given below

PhD Programs Offered

Cutting-edge research at the Institute encompasses broad interdisciplinary areas (i) Infection and Immunity, (ii) Genetics Molecular and Cellular Biology, (iii) Chemical, Structural and Computational Biology and (iv) Reproduction and Development


Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum academic qualifications required are M.Sc. or equivalent in any branch of science, or M. Tech or MBBS or M.V.Sc or M. Pharm or equivalent qualification as per the norms of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi along with 60% aggregate score or equivalent grade in Senior Secondary Certificate (10+2) and bachelor’s degree, and at least 55% aggregate score or equivalent grade in Master’s degree is required

The Institute invites applications from candidates who have completed or are likely to complete the required courses this academic year

Rounding off of percentage score to next integral value is not permitted

Candidates appearing for the qualifying exam this academic year may also apply; they will be admitted provisionally pending satisfactory fulfillment of the above requirements the time of joining



Reservations of seats – 15% for SC, 7.5% for ST, 27% for OBC (non-creamy layer) and 3% for Physically Handicapped as per statutory norms


Selection Procedure

Candidates applying for Ph.D. (2018-19) at the National Institute of Immunology (NII) will be short-listed for interviews (to be held at NII in June 2018) after qualifying at least one of the following examinations:

I. Entrance Examination to be conducted by NII at New Delhi, Pune, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Guwahati on 18th February (Sunday), 2018

II. Joint Graduate Entrance Exam in Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS) to be conducted at 28 Centers all over India on 10th December (Sunday) 2017

Candidates applying through JGEEBILS (GS-18) will also have to submit a separate application to NII, New Delhi, indicating their JGEEBILS hall ticket number

The details of application process for both the CHANNELS will be available at the NII website shortly

How to Apply

Applications should be submitted online only (visit website; online application facility will be available at NII website

Applicants having difficulty in accessing NII PhD admission portal may contact Administrative Officer (Academic and Training), National Institute of Immunology, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067

Details of Application Process for JGEEBILS (GS-2018) are available at


Important Dates


Application Form will be Available from 04th week of November 2017


Last Date for Submission of Application Form: To be announced


Date of Entrance Exam (NII): 18th February 2018


Date of JGEEBILS Exam: 10th December 2017


Shortlisted Candidates for Interview: To be announced


Date of Interview: June 2018


National Institute of Immunology (NII), New Delhi

NII, New Delhi (An Autonomous Research Institute), JNU Complex, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067, Tel.: 011-26717101, Email:

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