Phd Programs

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Every year ARIES selects students for Ph. D. program in the field of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Solar Physics and Atmospheric Sciences. The eligibility for Ph.D. Program at ARIES is following:


  • M.Sc. Physics/Astrophysics with minimum 55%


  • JEST/CSIR-NET (JRF/LS)/ GATE Qualified


  • M.Sc. final year students can also apply provided they are exepected to get their final exam results before joinging ARIES as JRF.

    Click here for Ph D program at ARIES for the year 2017

    The selected candidates will go through a course work of one year before they will be assigned to research work. They will get a stipend of Rs. 25000 /- per month for first two years and after successful completion of a review it will be raised to Rs.28000.00 per month. A book grant of Rs. 10000.00 per year is also provided.

    Contact Address :

    The Academic Committee
    Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences
    Manora Peak, Nainital - 263002
    Uttrakhand, India

    E-mail: acs [at] aries [dot] res [dot] in
    Phone: +91-05942-270700(Reception)
    Fax: +91-05942-233439