TIFR GS 2020 Notification | Online Registration (Started), Dates, Eligibility Criteria (Last Date Alert)

TIFR GS Notification

TIFR GS 2020 Notification @ univ.tifr.res.in | Online Registration (Started), Dates, Eligibility: The officials of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) had released the TIFR GS Notification on their official site @ tifr.res.in. Candidates can submit the online TIFR GS Application Form from 24th October 2019. Go ahead and then check the complete details from this page. Check the TIFR GS Eligibility Criteria 2020 from this page before applying for the TIFR GS 2020.

Latest Update: The online application for TIFR GS 2020 is Available Now. Register Online for TIFR GS 2020 with the help of the link attached below. Last date to apply is 23rd November 2019.

The Nationwide Entrance Exam for Graduate School Admissions is scheduled for 8th December 2019. Candidates who are seeking for the Ph.D. Programmes at TIFR, they can check this page and apply. The last date to submit the Online GS 2020 Form is 23rd November 2019. The direct link given here for TIFR GS 2020 is activated as the officials made the application form available.

TIFR GS 2020 Notification – Overview

Conducting BoardTata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)
Exam NameGraduate School Admissions – Entrance Exam
Starting Date24th October 2019 (Started)
Ending Date23rd November 2019
CategoryEntrance Exams
Sub CategoryScience Entrance Exams
Nationwide Entrance Examination Date8th December 2019
Applying ModeOnline
Selection ProcessEntrance Exam, Interview
For Admissions IntoPh.D. Programmes
Official Websitetifr.res.in
Official Site For GS 2020univ.tifr.res.in/gs2020

Programmes Offered

Ph.D. Programmes

  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Computer & System Sciences
  • Science Education

Integrated M.Sc – Ph.D. Programmes

  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Computer & System Sciences

M.Sc Programmes

  • Biology
  • Wildlife Biology & Conservation

Important Dates

Notification Release Date16th October 2019
Application Process Begins24th October 2019 By 3:00 PM – Started
Application Process Ends23rd November 2019
Admit Card Release Date29th November 2019
TIFR GS 2020 Admission Test8th December 2019
GATE based Admissions Open5th February 2020
TIFR GS 2020 Test-Based Admissions Open4th Week Of January 2020

TIFR GS Eligibility Criteria 2020


  • For Ph.D: M.A./ M.Sc./ M.Tech.
  • For I-Ph.D.: B.A./ B.Sc./ B.E/ B.Tech. (Students already having/completing an M.Sc. degree by July 2020 are not eligible for I-Ph.D.).


  • For Ph.D.: M.Sc./ M.S. in Physics, or equivalent degree, on completion of programs of duration not less than 5 years in total.
  • For I-Ph.D.: M.E./ M.Tech./ B.Sc./ B.S./ B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Chem. in Physics, Engineering Physics, or equivalent degree, on completion of the program of duration not less than 3 years in total. Any other degree in Science/ Engineering/ Medicine, or equivalent, on completion of the program (s) of duration not less than 3 years in total.
    In addition, I-Ph.D. candidates with not less than four or more years of university education who clear the written test may be considered by TIFR-H for their Ph.D. program.


  • For I-Ph.D.: B.Sc./ B.Pharm./ B.S. degree or equivalent degree. And candidates with B.E./B.Tech degrees can optionally get an M.Sc. degree by fulfilling the necessary requirements.
  • For Ph.D.: M.Sc./ B.E./ B.Tech./ M.Pharm. or equivalent degree.

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Candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on written test marks, CV, letters of recommendation and Scientific write-up.

  • For I-Ph.D./ M.Sc.: Bachelors in any Basic Science (Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ any branch of Biology) OR any 4-year degree program that awards a “Bachelor’s degree” including B.Tech., B.E., B.V.Sc., B.Pharma (4-year course).
  • For Ph.D.: Masters in Basic Science (M.Sc. Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ any branch of Biology) or any professional Master’s Degree (M.Pharma./ M.Tech.), or a greater than 4-year degree program (e.g. MBBS, BDS). Students holding an M.Sc. degree in a non-Biology-allied discipline such as Chemistry/ Physics/ Mathematics/ Computer Science, and who wish to obtain an M.Sc. in Biology, will be offered the option of enrolling in the I-Ph.D. program at the time of joining.
  • For M.Sc. (Wildlife Biology & Conservation): Indian nationals who have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline (with a minimum of 50% in core subjects) and a strong interest in wildlife research and conservation. Graduate nationals for Central, South and Southeast Asian countries, with similar qualifications, are also eligible to apply.

Computer & Systems Sciences (including Communications and Applied Probability)

  • For Ph.D: B.Tech./ B.E./ M.Tech./ M.E./ M.C.A./ M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Computer Science / Electronics & Communications Engineering / Electrical Engineering or related branches. Exceptionally well-qualified students with B.Tech./ B.E./ M.Tech./ M.E./ M.Sc. degrees in other disciplines may also be considered. Exceptionally well-qualified students with a three-year degree in related subjects may be considered for I-Ph.D.

Application Fee

The application fees can only be paid online through Internet banking/ Debit/ Credit Card/ UPI or other modes as available on our payment gateway.

  • Male – Rs. 900
  • Female – Rs. 300

Documents Required While Applying For TIFR GS 2020

  • Scanned image of your Passport size photograph
  • And also a Scanned copy of the signature
  • A valid email id
  • If you are applying under the Fee Waiver category, then scanned copy of the recommendation letter from the Principal/HOD of your college is required
  • If you are applying under the disability category, you will require to upload the scanned copy of the disability certificate.
  • An active mobile number
  • Qualifying degree mark-sheet

About TIFR Graduate School Admissions 2020

The Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) conducts the Nationwide Entrance Examination known by the name of Graduate School Admissions (GS). It is conducted to shortlist candidates for admission in Graduate Programme at TIFR in subjects like Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computer & Systems Sciences (including Communications and Applied Probability) and Science Education.

Moreover, the Graduate School Admission is offered at the Mumbai campus and various National Centres of TIFR. TIFR exam for biology is also called the Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS). Institutes like the Department of Biological Sciences (TIFR), TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (Hyderabad) etc accepts the JGEEBILS score.

Details To Be Filled On TIFR GS 2020 Application Form

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Nationality
  • Father’s Name
  • Mother’s Name
  • Category
  • PWD status
  • Address
  • State
  • Pin Code
  • City
  • Country
  • Test Center
  • And Other Details

Admission Procedure

The admissions procedure (in all subjects, except Science Education) consists of an Online Test at one of the several nationwide centers, followed by Interviews of shortlisted candidates.

How To Submit Online TIFR GS Application Form 2020?

  • Move to the official site of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) @ www.tifr.res.in.
  • Check the home page and then select the Graduate Studies.
  • Now, choose Admissions To Ph.D. Programmes under that drop-down list.
  • Now, you will be redirected to the new website for TIFR GS 2020 @ univ.tifr.res.in/gs2020.
  • Then, click the Apply Online button.
  • Now, fill all the details and then upload the required documents.
  • Cross-check your details and then submit the form.
  • You can also download the TIFR GS Application Form 2020 and take a printed copy for further usage.

Links – TIFR GS 2020 Notification & Application Form

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Hope, the above-provided information regarding the TIFR GS 2020 is helpful. Also, you have to make sure that the TIFR GS Application Form 2020 is submitted on or before the last date that is 23rd November 2019. Follow us on Freshers Now to get all the latest notifications.


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