Admission to PhD Program

IICB offers exciting opportunities to highly motivated and talented students with a keen sense of scientific enquiry to pursue a research career in Biological and Chemical Sciences leading up to the award of a PhD degree. The duration of this programme is generally five years.

Research activities in IICB are carried out in the following areas:

  • Molecular & Human Genetics
  • Infectious Diseases & Immunology
  • Cell Biology & Physiology
  • Drug Development, Diagnostics & Biotechnology
  • Structural Biology & Bioinformatics
  • Chemistry


Candidates interested to pursue research in any of the above areas may join IICB as:

  • Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
  • Junior Research Fellow (JRF-GATE)
  • Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
  • Project Fellow