The PhD programme at Ashoka University accepts candidates with a Masters in any basic science discipline, including biology, chemistry, physics, computer science, and mathematics or BTech/MBBS MTech/MPharm degree in applied sciences such as medicine, engineering. We are particularly looking for candidates who enjoy research, who are highly motivated and can create and take forward their own ideas in research. We would value candidates who enjoy collaboration and forging work with a sense of team spirit.
To apply for the Biology PhD programme, applicants will need to complete an online application form. Online applications should also include
a statement of research interests (maximum 2 pages), and
two letters of recommendation.
The research statement should briefly encapsulate your academic background, research training, and how the Ph.D program in biological sciences at Ashoka will enable the you to realize their future career goal/s. The referees may email the recommendation letters directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. Interested candidates should acquaint themselves with the kind of research being pursued at Ashoka from the website before writing the statement of research.
The online application portal for 2020 intake will be opened soon.