Inter-University Accelerator Centre

New Delhi


Ph.D Admission 2017




Inter-University Accelerator Centre(IUAC) is an autonomous organization of University Grants Commission for accelerator based experimental research in India. Details of the experimental facilities and research programs  are available in our web site


Applications are invited from young highly motivated students( Indian Nationals) to join  Ph.D programme at IUAC.  Currently, we offer Ph.D. programmes in accelerator based experimental research focused mainly in areas of  Materials Sciences, Atomic & Nuclear Physics,  Accelerator Physics and accelerator based Earth Sciences.


Applicants must satisfy the following criteria.




Selection Procedure


The short listed applicants will be invited to attend personal interview at IUAC.

The selection of candidates will be based on the performance in the interview.


Important points

  1. 1. Normal relaxation to the eligibility criteria will be applicable as per UGC  guidelines. 

  2. 2.Interview for short listed candidates is likely to be held in the month of June  2017.  

  3. 3.The selected students will be required to join  the Ph.D Programme in early August 2017. They will be registered for Ph.D  at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi. 

  4. 4.All  students will be required to undergo two semesters of  study course after joining. 

  5. 5.The students  will be provided free hostel accommodation.      


Application Procedure


Candidates (Indian Nationals only) fulfilling the above minimum eligibility criteria may send their application in the prescribed format available on website along with a copy of valid NET(JRF) certificate to the email id : or by post to Administrative Officer (Personnel), Inter University Accelerator Centre, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, P.B. No- 10502, New Delhi- 110067.


 IUAC will not be responsible for any  consequences arising due to furnishing incorrect/incomplete details or delay in submission.


Mere fulfilling the minimum eligibility criteria do not entitle a candidate to be called for the interview.


Last date of receiving of application is 12th  May, 2017.


Application form click here

For IUAC JRF Program

 contact Dr. P. Sugathan