The development in the field of biotechnology and microbiology has been very advanced, and rapid. There are various arenas which were unknown till the recent years, but today they are completely different. The micro organism and their life cycle are studied under the microbiology subject.

Institute of Microbial Technology is the reputed institute and a group of council of Scientific and Industrial Research approved by Government of India. Institute is conducting admission process to PhD courses offered by the University for which there would be a walk in interview. IMTECH invites exceptionally motivated candidates who have passed M. Sc and have cleared CISR – UGC, DBT-JRF examination for pursuing Doctoral research at IMTECH under the aegis of PhD Degree Program being jointly run by I M. Tech and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). IMTECH is multidisciplinary Institute with excellent research facilities and faculty with interest in many different areas of modern biology and biotechnology.

The institute is one among the best national level laboratories under the roof of council of Scientific and Industrial Research. This is one of the youngest laboratories. Within this short interval of time the institute has become one of the reputed and unique institutes for providing quality education to the aspirants. It is spread in an about more than forty acres of land. Within this area the laboratory of the institute has covered an area of twenty acres and the remaining are for the residential areas.

The institute has provided world class teaching facility to its candidates. It has provided full time faculty members who are highly qualified and well experienced. The laboratory of the institute is well equipped with all the latest equipments according to their needs. It has provided well functioned and fully air-conditioned clean research area for the entire scientist who works here. The laboratories are supported by more than hundred well trained technician and graduate students.

IMTECH students are placed in the major leading companies at national and international level research institutes, Universities, and industrial houses. In fact the institute is the hub of the best researchers and scholars.

Courses Offered:

• Ph.D.Program

Eligibility Criteria:

The candidates who are willing to apply for the PhD program in IMTECH should have passed M.Sc and cleared CSIR-UGC (NET), DBT-JRF examination (‘A’ Category), or ICMR-JRF examination

(Not the NET Lectureship or those selected for working in ICMR projects only ).


• Those coming for interview must be prepared to be present in Chandigarh for three days, which is the approximate time require to finalise the admission of successful candidates.

• Immediately after selection/ admission selected candidates will be assigned labs and require to pay Rs 3000/- in cash towards registration.

• The decision the director regarding selection/ admission of the candidates shall be final.

Important Dates:

• Date for Interview: July, 2011

Contact Details:

Institute of Microbial Technology

Sec 39-A

Chandigarh- 160036

Ph. 0091- 172- 2690056/ 2636680- 94




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2 Responses to “IMTECH 2011 PhD”

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    jinu peter george:

    when will be the result of M.Tech (remote sensing and GIS) entrance exam held on 12th July, 2009 of DRDO Bharathiar university will be published?

  2. 1

    can u plz let me know the syllabus structure for jnu entrance exam for msc in biotech?