Pasteur Institute of India
(An Autonomous Institute Under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India)

M.Phil & Ph.d

M.Phil., & Ph.d.,

This Institute is affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore for conducting M.Phil., & Ph.D., courses in Microbiology and Biotechnology (Part time & Full time) and Bio-Chemistry (Part time)

Selection Procedure:

Candidates who have undergone Common Entrance Test (CET) conducted by Bharathiar University may submit their applications for applying M.Phil., & Ph.D., which is available in the website of Bharathiar University. The duly filled in application along with necessary fee should be submitted through Bharathiar University and the second copy should be forwarded to this Institute. After the receipt of the applications candidate will be interviewed by this Institute. Candidates will be selected for doing M.Phil.,/Ph.D., at this Institute based on the marks obtained in CET and the interview.

  • Dr. B. Sekar, Former Director - Microbiology (M.Phil. - 5 Nos.; Ph.D. - 8 Nos.)
  • Dr. A. Premkumar, Research Officer - Biotechnology (M.Phil. - 4 Nos.; Ph.D. - 8 Nos.)
  • Dr. N. Sivananda, Asstt. Research Officer - Biochemistry (M.Phil. - 4 Nos.; Ph.D. - 8 Nos.)
  • Dr. S. Jagannathan, Asstt. Research Officer - Microbiology (M.Phil.- 5 Nos.; Ph.D. - 8 Nos.)
  • Dr. C. Muniandi, Assistant Resarch Officer - Microbiology (Ph.D., - 8 Nos.)
  • Dr. K.C. Shivanandappa, Research Officer - Microbiology (Ph.D., - 8 Nos.)
Vacancies available in the organization (Ph.D.,)
Already Filled
Sl.No Course Sanctioned Strength Full Time Part Time
1. Microbiology 32 1 2
2. Biotechnology 3 (Part Time) 3 (Full Time) 3 3
3. Biochemistry 8 (Part Time) ---- 3

For any other queries, you may contact to the Director’s Office Phone: 0423-2232960 or by email