Joint Graduate Entrance Examination Biology and Life Sciences 2012

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    National Centre for Biological Sciences

    TIFR, GKVK, Bellary Road, Bengaluru-560065
    Tel 080-23666021, Email

    Joint Graduate Entrance Examination in Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS)-2012

    The JGEEBILS is a shared entrance test for several institutions doing research in Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences

    The test is coordinated by NCBS/TIFR

    All institutions have different application processes and the entrance test is only one aspect of this

    Please refer to the individual websites of participating institutions for details of their admissions process and degree requirements

    Applicants will have to individually apply to each institution that they are interested in

    Programme Offered

    Ph.D: All the listed institutions

    Integrated M.Sc-Ph.D: Dept of Biological Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai; National Brain Research Centre, Manesar; National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru; National Centre for Cell Science, Pune

    M.Sc by Research: Dept of Biological Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai

    Participating Institutions

    Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad (Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology - CCMB)

    Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad (CDFD :: Home page)

    Department of Biological Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai (Department of Biological Sciences, TIFR, Mumbai)

    National Brain Research Centre, Manesar (::::National Brain Research Centre, Manesar, Gurgaon Dist, Haryana :: ::)

    National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru (

    National Centre for Cell Sciences, Pune (National Centre For Cell Science, Pune)

    TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad (TIFR)

    Written Test: The written test will be held on 09th December, 2012, Sunday in the following cities

    Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guwahati, Haldwani, Hyderabad, Indore, Jammu, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Pune, Srinagar, Varanasi, Visakhpatnam


    To know more Information about Eligibility please visit:

    How To Apply:

    Application Form: Applications must be submitted online to

    Please select the option applying for Biology

    Only students from remote areas who have no access to internet may request an application form along with a self addressed stamped (Rs 20/-) envelope (size 25cmx17cm) super scribed GS-2013 (JGEEBILS)

    Application fee (non refundable) Rs 500/- for application submitted online and Rs 550/- for applications sent manually by post

    Female candidates are exempted from payment of application fee

    Payment can be made online by credit/debit cards or by demand draft drawn on State Bank of India

    Demand draft to be drawn in favour of National Centre for Biological Sciences payable at Bengaluru

    Hall Tickets will be issued only after receipt of application fee

    Online applicants sending demand draft (Rs 500/-) by post should write their reference code, name and telephone number behind the demand draft and send it to the Admission Section, National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, GKVK, Bellary Road, Bengaluru-560065

    Students applying manually should send the demand draft for Rs 550/- along with the filled in application form

    A waiver of application fee on grounds of financial distress may be requested by a letter from the Principal or Head of the Department justifying the request

    Students may apply online and send the waiver letter/request from the Principal/HOD (on their letter head duly signed and stamped) by post with a covering letter mentioning the reference code

    If submitting the application manually, the waiver letter should accompany the filled-in application form

    Important Dates:

    Last date for receiving applications for hall tickets: 26th October, 2012
    Date of JGEEBILS: 09th December, 2012, Sunday, 02.30 p.m. to 04.30 p.m

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