National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology is located in Bengaluru, Karnataka. The Institute was established on November 24, 1995 and it acts under the aegis of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). The Institute is affiliated to Jain University, Bangalore and is recognized by University Grant Commission.
NIANP offers Ph.D. programs in the field of Biotechnology, Biochemistry, and Microbiology to the candidates.
|Name of Institute||National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology|
|Type of Institute||State|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance Examination/Personal Interview|
|Name of the Entrance Test||Pre-PhD Entrance Test|
|Application Mode||Online and Offline|
For Pre-Ph.D. examination:
|Announcement of Formal Notification||July 01, 2019|
|Last Date to Apply||July 17, 2019|
|Date of announcement of eligible candidates||July 21, 2019|
|Date of Entrance Test||July 22, 2019|
|Result Date||July 30, 2019|
|Date for Interview||August 1 & 2, 2019|
|Announcement of Final Selection||August 04, 2019|
National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology conducts research programs in life science fields. As a part of the program, it offers Ph.D. in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, and Microbiology. The admission process for the program is governed by Jain University, Bangalore.
The candidate who holds Master’s Degree/ M. Phil in the relevant subject with minimum 55% of marks (50% for SC/ST) in each subject and also an aggregate is eligible for applying. To apply for NIANP, the candidate should possess a fellowship from any of the organizations which include CSIR-UGC NET / GATE / DST Inspire/DBT women fellowship or other equivalents within or outside the country.
The applicant should qualify the pre-Ph.D. Entrance Examination conducted by the University. The selected candidates will be subjected to a Personal Interview with their parents before final selection.
On selection, the candidate has to register under the Jain University and complete a two-semester pre-PhD coursework before starting the Ph.D. course in the Institute. The final registration of candidates into the Ph.D. program will be based on, the successful completion of the pre-PhD program, the recommendation of the evaluation committee, and approval of the Ph.D. registration committee.
|Course Name||Specializations||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Process|
M.Sc. /M. Phil in Science field with minimum 55% marks (50% SC/ST)
CSIR-UGC NET / GATE / DST Inspire/DBT women fellowship
Pre-Ph.D. Entrance Examination
The application form for the Ph.D. course is available at the official website for download and also can be obtained from the University office. Candidate has to submit the duly filled form with required documents to the university office.
A copy of the form has to be sent to the National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology (NIANP), to the below mentioned address.
National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology (NIANP)
Hosur Main Road
Instructions for Filling the Application Form:
Documents to be enclosed:
Note: The original documents along with two attested copies (Gazette Officer) have to be produced at the time of admission.
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