NABI PhD (Biotechnology) Program Admissions 2021

National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) 
(Autonomous institute under department of biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India) 
Sector-81, Knowledge City, 
Mohali-140306, Punjab

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PhD (Biotechnology) Program Admission 2021 

National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Mohali invites applications from the motivated students for admission to the PhD degree program in Biotechnology starting July 2021 session. NABI is a recognized centre of Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB), Faridabad to conduct PhD (Biotechnology). The programme will be conducted at NABI and the degree will be awarded by RCB (, an institute of national importance created by an act of parliament. 

Duration of PhD course: The duration is for 5 years and a maximum of 7 years. 

Area of PhD research work: Agricultural biotechnology, Food Biotechnology, and Nutrition Biotechnology 

Number of Seats: 07 (Reservation of seats: as per GOI guidelines) 

Eligibility Criteria: 

i) Minimum qualification: MSc/MTech in any area of life sciences/MPharma/ MVSc/ MBBS or an equivalent degree.
ii) Qualifying marks: 55% total marks or equivalent score in the qualifying degree (5% relaxation will be given to SC/ST/OBC/PD as per GOI norms) 
iii) In addition to above, the candidate for admission shall qualify a national level test for pursuing Doctor of Philosophy programme and such test include a doctoral fellowship or admission eligibility test conducted at the national level by the University Grants Commission (UGC), or Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), or Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR), or Department of Science and Technology (DST), or Department of Biotechnology (DBT), or any other Government recognised agency. 

Candidates who have appeared, or will be appearing, in the qualifying degree examination (final year/final semester) and whose result is still awaited may also apply. However, the admission is pursuant to satisfactory fulfilment of the aforementioned criteria/ requirements at the time of joining. 

Fellowship: The students admitted to the program will have to avail the fellowship offered to them from the different granting agencies as per their rules. 

The details of Admission, Application Form, Ph.D. course work are available at NABI website ( Eligible candidates may send their completely filled application form along with synopsis sheet in excel format (Application form and Synopsis Sheet are available in NABI Website) by email (Single adobe pdf file) to along with application fee of Rs. 500/- plus GST @ 18% i.e. Rs 590/-. 

You are requested to deposit above mentioned application fees through Bank Transfer (Bank detail of the Institute mentioned below). 

Name of Beneficiary Account National Agri-food Biotechnology Institute Beneficiary 
Account No. 00000031791059995 
Bank Name: State Bank of India Address of the bank SCO 35, Phase I, Mohali Branch Code 1828 SWIFT Code SBININBB141 
IFSC Code SBIN0001828 

You are requested to take the print out of transaction ID/UTR No./acknowledgement regarding transfer of payment. You must attach the above proof/ acknowledgement alongwith application form and send through email on above mentioned email id. Last date of application submission: May 31, 2021. 

The application form received after the last date will not be considered. 

Tentative date of interview: June 22 (Tuesday), 2021 

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