APPLICATION FEE (Non-refundable): Male applicants – Rs. 600/- for applications submitted online and Rs.650/- for applications sent manually by post. Female applicants – Rs. 100/- for applications submitted online as well as for applications sent manually by post (Please see the walk-ins section on this website).

Application fee can be paid online by Net banking/Debit/Credit Card or through Demand Draft. After successful payment transaction, please login to your account on our website by using your reference code as your user id and check the payment status of your application. Normally, online payments are received within 2 working days and an auto email is sent by the system acknowledging the payment. If your transaction has been successful and your account has been debited and you do not receive the acknowledgement email within 7 days and your payment status is not updated in your account, you may write to the email ids as given in the “contact us” section.

Demand Draft: DD should be drawn on State Bank of India in favour of National Centre for Biological Science payable at Bangalore.

For mailing address and contact information, please refer to the Contact link. Please note:

  • Instructions for downloading/printing of hall tickets will be intimated by email only after receipt of application fee/approval of fee waiver.

  • DDs with wrong denomination are invalid and will not be returned and the hall ticket will not be issued.