Student Conference on Conservation Science (SCCS) Bengaluru [9th Edition]


The Student Conference on Conservation Science (SCCS) – Bengaluru brings together young researchers in the science and practice of biodiversity conservation. The conference facilitates interaction, encourages exchange of research ideas and methods, sharing of knowledge and experience related to conserving wildlife and helps build contacts and capacity. As a sister conference to SCCS-Cambridge, SCCS-Bengaluru focuses on attracting student participants, primarily from countries in South and South-east Asia, and Africa.

Second Annual DST-SERB sponsored School on Chemical Ecology

The Centre for Ecological Sciences at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, will conduct the second annual DST-SERB sponsored School on Chemical Ecology, an intensive two-week-long course to provide an insight into state-of-the-art research areas of Chemical Ecology, with a special emphasis on research on animal venoms and poisons, and plant–animal interactions. Twenty-five young researchers, including masters students, PhD students, postdoctoral fellows and young faculty members, will be selected at the national level.

Apply for Mid-year PhD Admissions at CES, deadline is 31st Oct 2017.

If you are interested in a Ph.D. program at CES, don’t wait till next year, apply now! The Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science is now accepting applications for mid-term admissions.

Online applications will be open from 1 Oct 2017 to 31 Oct 2017.

Short-listed candidates will be called for an interview on 20-21 November 2017, and the semester will begin for accepted students on 1 Jan 2018.

Gate Ecology and Evolution (EY) paper for admissions to CES and other ecology PhD programs

Gate 2018

Dear Prospective Students to CES,

Are you interested in a PhD in Ecology and Evolution?

Take the GATE EY exam. GATE EY covers topics in Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour, and Basic Mathematics and Statistics.

GATE scores are recognized at the best institutions in India, including IISc, all IISERs, JNCASR, NCBS and many MHRD approved universities.

Online Application Deadline is 05 October 2017. Don’t miss it!

Visit for more details for the procedure to apply for GATE Exam.