JGEEBILS 2017 Exam

TIFR GS Biology Exam (JGEEBILS) 2017 :  The TIFR Nationwide Entrance Examination (GS 2017) for Biology is also called the Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS).

TIFR GS Biology Exam Syllabus, Previous Question Papers Answers

TIFR GS Biology Exam 2017

JGEEBILS Exam 2017

  • Candidates seeking for the admission into Biology Ph.D. & Int. Ph.D. Programs. in Biology courses have to appear in TIFR GS Biology Exam 2017. It is conducted by Tata Institute of Fundamental Research at the Mumbai campus and various National Centres of TIFR.

TIFR GS Biology Admission 2017:

  • The admissions procedure  for  Biology courses, consists of a written test (JGEEBILS) and followed by interviews of shortlisted candidates.


  • The test conducted by Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) is generally held in Month of December. Last year it was held on December 14, 2014.
  • Next Exam Date : Sunday, December 13, 2015 Afternoon Session: 02:30 p.m. to 04:30 p.m.

JGEEBILS Eligibility

  • Bachelor’s degrees in Professional courses are eligible for our Biology PhD program, both at DBS (Mumbai) and NCBS (Banglore). Students with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply, and do very well in our program. Biology is an increasingly flexible field, where people switch areas even after their PhD, choosing to pursue post-doctoral research in completely different areas of Biology. Background is not a constraining factor in Biological Research.

Syllabus & Exam Pattern

JGEEBILS Exam Pattern




No of Question

Section – AGeneral15
Section – BBiology15
Section – CPhysics15
Section – DChemistry15
  • Duration : Three hours (3 hours).
  • The test will be extremely basic and cover topics in mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology..


  • The test consists of multiple choice questions covering *basics only* in physics, chemistry, maths, biology. There is no guide book and no syllabus. No special knowledge or preparation is required. Revise your basics, that is all.
  • The Interview will be based on whatever area you are most interested and most comfortable in.

Old Question Papers

JGEEBILS Previous Year Papers with answers

  • Hi we have found last 5 previous year question paper with answer keys for TIFR GS Biology Exam 2017 admission written test question papers, you can download TIFR GS Biology Previous Year Question Papers with solution for free in PDF files, check below the link for Biology question papers for year of 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015. if any candidate/student have last 10 year solution please share with us.

JGEEBILS Previous Year Question Papers with solution

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