July 6, 2020

Upcoming JGEEBILS 2020 Exams, Eligibility Criteria And More


JGEEBILS or Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences is one of the shared Entrance Test. JGEEBILS exam is conducted for the Graduate Programs in the Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences. Especially, JGEEBILS has been mainly originated from TIFR annual entrance test that is conducted for the Biology, and it is used by the NCBS/TIFR and DBS/TIFR.



Shared Test would especially reduce difficulties that most students face with the multiple entrance tests. The examination is conducted only for serving the students across science discipline or engineering for applying the process in biology graduate programs. JGEEBILS is the national level entrance examination conducted by the authority of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR). It is one of the famous examinations that commences every year for providing admission for candidates across varied graduate programs. Every participating institution have their own admission process as well as eligibility criteria.

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JGEEBILS examination is a single step process so that the applications are required to apply for the participating institution. Below are the lists of Courses Provided through JGEEBILS 2020 Exam 

  • Research (only at DBS)
  • Ph.D. (NCBS and DBS)
  • Sc in Wildlife Biology and Conservation (only at NCBS)
  • Integrated Ph.D. (NCBS and DBS)

JGEEBILS 2020 Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates who especially like to apply for the JGEEBILS examination are mainly required to have knowledge about complete eligibility criteria to fill in the application form. Only the eligible Candidates could apply for the examination.  

For Biology In Ph.D. Program:

Aspirants who like to study the Ph.D. The program is required to have the Post-Graduation in Science or required to have Graduation in Applied Science. Students are required to have training for a year’s experience.

For M.Sc Wildlife Biology And Conservation:

Candidates are required to have completed the graduation across any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in the preferred subject. The age of the Candidate needs to be 35 years as on 1st July 2016 will be eligible for the course.

Application Form:

JGEEBILS 2020 is the upcoming examination announced for admission of the graduate programs. Aspirants who are mainly willing to seek admission across the graduate programs such as Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Computer and Systems Sciences can apply for the examination. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) has been conducting the examination, and the application details are available on the official website.

  • Application Form will be available on the official website
  • Application form for each subject would be separate
  • Fill-in the Education details such as obtained marks, passed examinations and many others
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Upcoming JGEEBILS 2020 Exams, Eligibility Criteria And More

Application Fee:

The Tata Institute of Fundamental Research coordinates the JGEEBILS. All the participating institutions especially use the score obtained in the JGEEBILS with other inputs to enable the admission process. Therefore, the students are especially required to apply separately to the participating institution. Candidates are required to refer the website of the institute before filling the application process as well as degree requirements. Application Fee for the Male candidate is about Rs.900 as well as fees for the female candidates will be Rs.300. Candidates can pay the Application Fee via online mode with the use of Debit Card, Internet Banking, Credit Card, Demand Draft, or any other. DD or Demand Draft is mainly taken in favor of the “Tata Institute of Fundamental Research” on the state bank of India, and it is payable at Mumbai. The DD needs to be mailed to the University Cell, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba Mumbai 400005.

Exam Pattern:

Exam Pattern is most important for the students to be considered before availing for the examination. Normally, the jgeebils 2020 exam pattern is available on the official website. Exam pattern is composed of various sections such as

  • Section A – General Subject (15 questions)
  • Section B – Biology Subject (15 questions)
  • Section C – Physics Subject (15 questions)
  • Section D – Chemistry Subject (15 questions)

JGEEBILS 2020 Exam Date:

Events Exam Dates
Start tot submit the application form End of September 2020
Final date for application form submission November 2020 1st week
Admit Card Released Date 1st week of December 2020
JGEEBILS Exam Date 2020 December 2nd week
Result 1st week of January 2021


Candidates are required to prepare for the examination based on the Syllabus. Normally, every question for the entrance exams will be asked within the syllabus range, so the candidates require to have thorough knowledge about the exam for getting more score. Multiple Choice Questions mainly covers various subjects such as

  • Physics
  • Maths
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

Selection Procedure For M.Sc. & Phd

Through JGEEBILS Exam, the selection procedure will be processed, and the colleges or universities would consider the JGEEBILS 2020 score for the admission of the students. Below are the selection procedures for the M.Sc. & PhD

  • Applicants are especially required to appear for a written test that is conducted nationally at various centers.
  • JGEEBILS Exam covers many numbers of topics such as physics, chemistry, mathematics, and biology
  • For M.Sc. Wildlife Biology and Conservation, the separate written test will be conducted based on the General Knowledge, Wildlife Biology, Analytical and Quantitative Skills,
  • for Ph.D./Int, NCBS, and DBS admission process are made with the common entrance tests. There will be separate interviews conducted in centers in Bangalore and Mumbai only
  • In February/March 2020 NCBS interviews, there will be 2 stages which would be held for about 3 day period. Other stages will be conducted during May/June 2020
  • TIFR Nationwide Entrance Examination (GS-2020) for the Biology also called the Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS)

Admit Card:

Admit Card will be provided for writing the JGEEBILS Exam only for the candidates who are eligible. Based on the eligibility criteria, the exams will be conducted. Candidates need to download the JGEEBILS 2020 Admit Card via Online Mode on the official website. For downloading Admit Card, the applicants are mainly required for checking details on the Admit card. Candidates are required to carry the admit card to the exam hall.