CSIR-National Metallurgical Laboratory Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune 411 008 CSIR-NCL Ph.D. Programme 2014 Eligibility for Ph.D. (Science): Candidates holding a Master's degree in Chemical / Physical / Biological and related Sciences / Technology or a Bachelor's degree in Engineering/ Technology / Medicine or B.S (of 4 year duration) and having a valid National level research fellowship offer (JRF/SRF) of various funding agencies (CSIR, UGC, DBT, ICMR, BINC, DST etc), INSPIRE or other equivalent research fellowships. For more details about the eligibility criteria visit: National Chemical Laboratory and click on the link "PhD Admission". How to Apply: Interested candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria can apply online at AcSIR | Academy of Scientific & Innovative Research. Online application will close on October 24, 2013. For more details about application and admission procedures, and to know more about AcSIR, candidates are requested to visit the website AcSIR | Academy of Scientific & Innovative Research. Candidates who want to apply directly to NCL can download the application form at National Chemical Laboratory and send the duly filled application to "The Chairman, Students Academic Office, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune 411008" so as to reach on or before October 24, 2013. NB: Those who apply online through AcSIR giving NCL as preference need not again apply directly to NCL. List of shortlisted candidates called for test/interview (tentatively on November 18 & 19) will be displayed in CSIR-NCL website on October 31, 2013. Applications of Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Fellows (SPMF) will be considered for direct admission.