Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) is a multidisciplinary research institute situated in Jakkur, a locality north of Bangalore, India. It is relatively young yet well-known around the Globe.
Our mandate is to pursue and promote world-class research and training at the frontiers of Science and Engineering covering broad areas ranging from Materials to Genetics.
It provides a vibrant academic ambience hosting more than 300 Researchers.
The Centre is funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India and is a deemed university.
Postgraduate Diploma in Materials Science (PGDMS) is a two semester (one year) programme and is meant for students who have completed their M.Sc.. Teachers from colleges and universities with M.Sc. as the basic qualification can also apply.Training will be imparted through projects and formal courses. Stipend will be paid as per norms. Boarding and lodging will be available.
A Postgraduate Diploma will be awarded on successful completion of this programme. Only limited number of candidates will be selected based on the recommendation of a selection committee.