The Harish-Chandra Research Institute

Graduate studies in mathematics

HRI conducts a regular Ph.D. as well an integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. program in mathematics, in collaboration with the Homi Bhaba National Institute (HBNI) and the University of Allahabad. The regular Ph.D. program is open to students with a M.Sc. degree in mathematics, while the integrated program is open to candidates with a bachelors degree in science or engineering. The regular program consists of course work and projects for the first four semesters, followed by research work leading to a Ph.D. degree.

Course work

The course work is divided into four semesters spread over a period two years. Each semester is of roughly four months duration. The students are taught basic as well as advanced courses in mathematics and they also get to work on, at least, two projects.

Please see course syllabus for the first two sememsters of the course work.

Admission procedure

HRI selects students for a regular/integrated Ph. D. program in mathematics through NBHM research fellowship together with an interview. However, successful CSIR Research Fellowship holders are also eligible for appearing in the inteview.

The cut-off for maths interview for 2017 is Marks 20 for NBHM and Rank cut-off 20 for CSIR.

Click here to know more about admission at HRI through NBHM.