CSIR NET Life Sciences Coaching

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CSIR NET Life Sciences Coaching

"CSIR NET Coaching" has made comprehensive classroom study Programme for purpose of admission in different Ph.D. courses from JNU / DU / IIT / BHU / TIFR / IISc / ICMR / AIIMS etc.by cracking the CSIR UGC JRF NET Life Sciences exam. The main feature of this course is that students with subject understanding at all levels, from basic to advance, can get benefit from the course NET Life Science Coaching. The Classes are taken by Eminent Professors, Top Rankers and educationist with long time teaching and research experience in their respective fields. The classrooms are equipped with most modern teaching gadgets including LCD colour projectors which make highly visible presentation of the complex topics so that students' can understand the with the help of colorful diagram/animations and systematic write up. We provide study material and all India Test Series / Offline and Online for regular student. We also invite visiting faculty from different universities to take up important topics. Study material with all relevant details is provided to the all classroom courses students during the sessions. Regular assignments are provided to the students for self-practice. Proper emphasis is given to creating, both objective and conceptual questions solving abilities of the students in the assignments. This course basically aims at utilizing the classroom time in best possible way to crack this NET Life Science exam. Classes are conducted for Three to Five hours daily, Five to Six days in a week for around five months. We also give great emphasis to discussion classes and doubt clearance classes. The assessment of students’ performance is done on regular basis via unit tests based on examination pattern along-with relevant discussions in the classes. After completion of course, test series are conducted for one week before the examination. Test series are conducted separately for CSIR-UGC-NET/JRF Examinations. 

"CSIR NET Coaching" Features:
  • Own study material and a online test series for our student 
  • Lectures covering the complete syllabus for CSIR NET according to fixed schedule
  • Lectures conducted by some of the best CSIR NET faculty in the country.
  • Phone and chat based interaction with faculty
  • facility to view last 7 days of classes video recording.
  • with 55 minutes of lecture followed by 5 minutes of break and then concluded with a 15 minute Q & A session.
  • The syllabus topics are covered in a cyclical manner ensuring all students cover the entire syllabus irrespective of when they join. 
Regular Classes  & weekend class also as per need of the student demand.


Regular Classroom Program: CSIR-UGC (JRF/NET), IIT-JAM & M.Sc. Entrances and GATE Coaching:

Our coaching Institute has designed in a very comprehensive and systematic manner. The REGULAR CLASSROOM COURSES for CSIR-UGC (JRF/NET): Life Sciences at our Institute CSIR  NET Coaching in Delhi are the First coaching Institute for CSIR-UGC (JRF/NET) and IIT-JAM Examinations. We are proud to have the HIGHEST SUCCESS RATE in the overall region for over a Decade to its credit.

Our Institute maintained a highly qualified faculty in Regular Classroom Courses, Dedicated, and Specialized and Experienced Faculty. A trained team of experienced teachers is involved for every batch for in-class regular programs. It is based on appropriate teaching methodology, which mention as teachers teach topics of their specialization only. All the required subjects were taught under simple level to advanced level so that every student had a proper understanding of the subject is developed. We careful planned and highly focused curriculum method and study material. Regularly based assignments were provided to each one of students for self practice and revision. This course, Life Sciences is specially designed to provide aspirants the maximum information to in a limited period of time. By all the attention provided  to objective, conceptual and numerical questions in the classroom within the regular coursework program. Main impact is to provide clarity of concept and applications to all the students who opt. for Regular Classroom Program. Topic wise effective examination Tips and Tricks are given to students to score better. Classes for regular CSIR-UGC (JRF/NET) course are held 7 days a week and for IIT-JAM & GATE courses for 5-6 days a week.

Unique feature of Our Institute is 24 HOURS SUPPORT to students by Subject experts through discussion on regular forum based. Institutes Library has Exclusive Collection of Books and e-books for in- class students. We have well equipped classrooms, best Infrastructure & Support System. And above all Clean and inspiring environment is provided to the students.

Basic features of Regular Classroom Program:-
  • Printed study material of each topic.
  • Includes detailed theory, solved examples and set of objective questions for practice.  
  • Assignment of each topic with solutions.
  • Previous year questions and solutions.
  • Offline Class Test
  • Free Online Test Series
  • Free doubt Classes by concerned faculty.
  • Free doubt Classes by concerned faculty.
  • Free Entry to Crash Courses
Fees (5 Month Full Time Program):-
  • The Fee for CSIR NET/GATE/TIFE/JEET/IISc is Rs. 40,000 (including GST).
  • The Fee for IIT-JAM / M.Sc Entrance is Rs.30,000 (including GST).
Winter Regular Classroom Batches:-

CSIR NET JEST/TIFR, GATE, IIT-JAM / M.Sc Entrance Winter Batches-
  • First Batch - 05 Jan 2019
  • Second Batch - 12 Jan 2019
  • Third Batch - 27 Jan 2019
  • Fourth Batch - 09 Feb 2019      

Weekend classroom programme: CSIR-UGC (JRF/NET), IIT-JAM & M.Sc. Entrances and GATE Coaching:

Weekend classroom programme for CSIR NET Life Sciences Coaching is a highly comprehensive and unique classroom programme specially designed for students who are able to attend the classes only in weekends. This programme will offer you the right mix of classes, problem solving and doubt sessions supplemented with in-depth, and thoroughly revised study material. This will help you to develop comprehensive understanding of concepts and their applications. You will be given periodic tests which will be supplemented by test analysis sessions. This will not only give you a feedback but also develop the examination temperament. 

Course Structure of Weekend Classroom Programs:-
  • Right mix of classes, problem solving and doubt clearing sessions.
  • Comprehensive and thoroughly revised study material.
  • Periodic tests on the latest pattern.
  • Regular feedbacks and test analysis sessions.
  • Chapter practice problems : On each chapter students will be given chapterwise practice problems for practice to have a very strong command over fundamental concept.
  • To know Commencement of programme & Fee Details Contact Counselor.
Fees (Saturday & Sunday: 5 Months Full Time Program)
  • The Fee for CSIR NET/GATE/TIFE/JEET/IISc is Rs. 35,000 (including GST).
  • The Fee for IIT-JAM / M.Sc Entrance is Rs.28,000 (including GST).


CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) for Junior Research Fellowship and Lecturer-ship


  • Molecules and their Interaction Relevant to Biology
  • Cellular Organization
  • Fundamental Processes
  • Cell Communication and Cell Signaling
  • Developmental Biology
  • System Physiology as Plant
  • System Physiology asAnimal
  • Inheritance Biology
  • Diversity of  Life Forms
  • Ecological Principles
  • Evolution and Behavior
  • Applied Biology
  • Methods in Biology


  • Structure of atoms, molecules and chemical bonds.
  • Composition, structure and function of biomolecules (carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids and vitamins).
  • Stablizing interactions (Van der Waals, electrostatic, hydrogen bonding,     hydrophobic interaction, etc.).
  • Principles of biophysical chemistry (pH, buffer, reaction kinetics,   thermodynamics, colligative properties).
  • Bioenergetics, glycolysis, oxidative phosphorylation, coupled reaction, group transfer, biological energy transducers.
  • Principles of catalysis, enzymes and enzyme kinetics, enzyme regulation,   mechanism of enzyme catalysis, isozymes
  • Conformation of proteins (Ramachandran plot, secondary structure, domains,        motif and folds).
  • Conformation of nucleic acids (helix (A, B, Z), t-RNA, micro-RNA). 
  • Stability of proteins and nucleic acids.
  • Metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids nucleotides and vitamins


  • Membrane structure and function: (Structure of  model membrane, lipid bilayer and membrane protein  diffusion, osmosis, ion channels, active transport, membrane pumps, mechanism of sorting and regulation of intracellular transport,electrical properties of membranes).
  • Structural organization and function of intracellular organelles: (Cell wall, nucleus,mitochondria,  Golgi  bodies,  lysosomes,  endoplasmic  reticulum,  peroxisomes,  plastids, vacuoles, chloroplast,  structure &  function of cytoskeleton and its role in  motility).
  • Organization of  genes  and  chromosomes:  (Operon,  unique  and  repetitive  DNA, interrupted    genes,    gene    families,    structure    of    chromatin    and    chromosomes, heterochromatin, euchromatin, transposons).
  • Cell division and cell cycle: (Mitosis and meiosis, their regulation, steps in cell cycle, regulation and control of cell cycle).
  • Microbial Physiology: (Growth  yield  and  characteristics,  strategies  of  cell  division, stress response)

  • DNA  replication,  repair  and  recombination  (Unit  of  replication,  enzymes  involved, replication origin and replication fork, fidelity of replication, extrachromosomal replicons, DNA damage and  repair mechanisms, homologous and site-specific recombination).
  • RNA  synthesis  and    processing  (transcription  factors  and  machinery,  formation  of initiation  complex,  transcription  activator  and  repressor,  RNA  polymerases,  capping,elongation,    and    termination,    RNA    processing,    RNA    editing,    splicing,    and polyadenylation, structure and function of different types of RNA, RNA transport).
  • Protein synthesis and processing (Ribosome, formation of initiation complex, initiation factors and their regulation, elongation and elongation factors, termination, genetic code, aminoacylation  of  tRNA,  tRNA-identity,  aminoacyl   tRNA  synthetase,  and  translational proof-reading, translational inhibitors, Post- translational modification of proteins).
  • Control  of  gene  expression  at  transcription  and  translation  level  (regulating  the expression  of  phages,  viruses,  prokaryotic  and  eukaryotic  genes,  role  of  chromatin  in gene expression and gene silencing).

4 - Cell communication and cell signaling.

  • Host parasite interaction: Recognition and entry processes of different pathogens like bacteria, viruses into animal and plant host cells, alteration of host cell behavior by pathogens, virus-induced cell transformation, pathogen-induced diseases in animals and plants, cell-cell fusion in both normal and abnormal cells.
  • Cell signaling: Hormones and their receptors, cell surface receptor, signaling through G-protein coupled receptors, signal transduction pathways, second messengers, regulation of signaling pathways, bacterial and plant two- component systems, light signaling in plants, bacterial chemotaxis and quorum sensing.

  • Cellular communication: Regulation of hematopoiesis, general principles of cell communication, cell adhesion and roles of different adhesion molecules, gap junctions, extracellular matrix, integrins, neurotransmission and its regulation.
  • Cancer: Genetic rearrangements in progenitor cells, oncogenes, tumor suppressor genes, cancer and the cell cycle, virus-induced cancer, metastasis, interaction of cancer cells with normal cells, apoptosis, therapeutic interventions of uncontrolled cell growth.
  • Innate and adaptive immune system: Cells and molecules involved in innate and adaptive immunity, antigens, antigenicity and immunogenicity. B and T cell epitopes, structure and function of antibody molecules. generation of antibody diversity, monoclonal antibodies, antibody engineering, antigen-antibody interactions, MHC molecules, antigen processing and presentation, activation and differentiation of B and T cells, B and T cell receptors, humoral and cell- mediated immune responses, primary and secondary immune modulation, the complement system, Toll-like receptors, cell-mediated effector functions, inflammation, hypersensitivity and autoimmunity, immune response during bacterial (tuberculosis), parasitic (malaria) and viral (HIV) infections, congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies, vaccines. 


  • Basic concepts of development : Potency, commitment, specification, induction, competence, determination and differentiation; morphogenetic gradients; cell fate and cell lineages; stem cells; genomic equivalence and the cytoplasmic determinants; imprinting; mutants and transgenics in analysis of development

  • Gametogenesis, fertilization and early development: Production of gametes, cell surface molecules in sperm-egg recognition in animals; embryo sac development and double fertilization in plants; zygote formation, cleavage, blastula formation, embryonic fields, gastrulation and formation of germ layers in animals; embryogenesis, establishment of symmetry in plants; seed formation and germination.

  • Morphogenesis and organogenesis in animals : Cell aggregation and differentiation in Dictyostelium; axes and pattern formation in Drosophila, amphibia and chick; organogenesis vulva formation in Caenorhabditis elegans, eye lens induction, limb development and regeneration in vertebrates; differentiation of neurons, post embryonic development- larval formation, metamorphosis; environmental regulation of normal development; sex determination.

  • Morphogenesis and organogenesis in plants: Organization of shoot and root apical meristem; shoot and root development; leaf development and phyllotaxy; transition to flowering, floral meristems and floral development in Arabidopsis and Antirrhinum

  • Programmed cell death, aging and senescence


  • Photosynthesis - Light harvesting complexes; mechanisms of electron transport; photoprotective mechanisms; CO2 fixation-C3, C4 and CAM pathways.
  • Respiration and photorespiration  Citric acid cycle; plant mitochondrial electron transport and ATP synthesis; alternate oxidase; photorespiratory pathway.
  • Nitrogen metabolism - Nitrate and ammonium assimilation; amino acid biosynthesis.
  • Plant hormones  Biosynthesis, storage, breakdown and transport;
  • physiological effects and mechanisms of action.
  • Sensory photobiology - Structure, function and mechanisms of action of phytochromes, cryptochromes and phototropins; stomatal movement; photoperiodism and biological clocks. 
  • Solute transport and photoassimilate translocation uptake, transport and translocation of water, ions, solutes and macromolecules from soil, through cells, across membranes, through xylem and phloem; transpiration; mechanisms of loading and unloading of photoassimilates.
  • Secondary metabolites - Biosynthesis of terpenes, phenols and nitrogenous compounds and their roles.

  • Stress physiology Responses of plants to biotic (pathogen and insects) and abiotic (water, temperature and salt) stresses.


  • Blood and circulation - Blood corpuscles, haemopoiesis and formed elements, plasma function, blood volume, blood volume regulation, blood groups, haemoglobin, immunity, haemostasis.
  • Cardiovascular System - Comparative anatomy of heart structure, myogenic heart, specialized tissue, ECG  its principle and significance, cardiac cycle, heart as a pump, blood pressure, neural and chemical regulation of all above.
  • Respiratory system - Comparison of respiration in different species, anatomical considerations, transport of gases, exchange of gases, waste elimination, neural and chemical regulation of respiration.
  • Nervous system - Neurons, action potential, gross neuroanatomy of the brain and spinal cord, central and peripheral nervous system, neural control of muscle tone and posture.
  • Sense organs - Vision, hearing and tactile response.
  • Excretory system - Comparative physiology of excretion, kidney, urine formation, urine concentration, waste elimination, micturition, regulation of water balance, blood volume, blood pressure, electrolyte balance, acid-base balance.
  • Thermoregulation - Comfort zone, body temperature  physical, chemical, neural regulation, acclimatization.
  • Digestive system - Digestion, absorption, energy balance, BMR.
  • Endocrinology and reproduction - Endocrine glands, basic mechanism of hormone action, hormones and diseases; reproductive processes, gametogenesis, ovulation, neuroendocrine regulation 


  • Mendelian principles: Dominance, segregation, independent assortment.
  • Concept of gene: Allele, multiple alleles, pseudoallele, complementation tests
  • Extensions of Mendelian principles: Codominance, incomplete dominance, gene interactions, pleiotropy, genomic imprinting, penetrance and expressivity, phenocopy, linkage and crossing over, sex linkage, sex limited and sex influenced characters.
  • Gene mapping methods: Linkage maps, tetrad analysis, mapping with molecular markers, mapping by using somatic cell hybrids, development of mapping population in plants.
  • Extra chromosomal inheritance: Inheritance of Mitochondrial and chloroplast genes, maternal inheritance.
  • Microbial genetics: Methods of genetic transfers  transformation, conjugation, transduction and sex-duction, mapping genes by interrupted mating, fine structure analysis of genes.
  • Human genetics : Pedigree analysis, lod score for linkage testing, karyotypes, genetic disorders.
  • Quantitative genetics: Polygenic inheritance, heritability and its measurements, QTL mapping.
  • Mutation: Types, causes and detection, mutant types  lethal, conditional, biochemical, loss of function, gain of function, germinal verses somatic mutants, insertional mutagenesis.
  • Structural and numerical alterations of chromosomes : Deletion, duplication, inversion, translocation, ploidy and their genetic implications.
  • Recombination: Homologous and non-homologous recombination including transposition.


  • Principles & methods of taxonomy: Concepts of species and hierarchical taxa, biological nomenclature, classical & quantititative methods of taxonomy of plants, animals and microorganisms.

  • Levels of structural organization: Unicellular, colonial and multicellular forms. Levels of organization of tissues, organs
  • & systems. Comparative anatomy, adaptive radiation, adaptive modifications.

Study Material

Study Material:-
Our Institute is proud to have the HIGHEST SUCCESS RATE in the region for over a Decade which has highly Qualified, Dedicated, Specialised & Experienced Faculty to provide study material for Life Science.

All the subjects are covered in the study material from foundation level to advanced level so that proper understanding of the subject is developed. This Institute has meticulously planned and focused curriculum. Assignments and Test Series are also provided to the students for self practice. Due attention is given to objective, conceptual and numerical questions. Main Emphasis is on clarity of concept and applications.

IIT-JAM/M.Sc / CSIR NET Study Material includes:
  • Printed study material of each topic.
  • Includes detailed theory, solved examples and set of objective questions for practice.  
  • Assignment of each topic with solutions.
  • Previous year questions and solutions.
  • Free Online Test Series
  • Fees (One Time Payment Only):
  • The Fee for CSIR NET/GATE/TIFE/JEET/IISc is Rs. 11,000 (including GST).
  • The Fee for IIT-JAM / M.Sc Entrance is Rs.8,000 (including GST).


1. Cell Biology Gerald Karp, Bruce Alberts, Cooper & Hansman, De Robertis, Lordish & Baltimore
2. Immunology Kuby
3. Biochemistry Lehninger & Lubert stryer, Harper, Voet & Voet, Campbell, Biochemistry of nucleic acid – Adams, Knowler
4. Plant physiology Taiz & Zeiger, William J. Hopkins, Salisbury & Ross, Devlin & Withan
5. Animal Physiology Guyton & Hall, Ganong, Moyes & Schulte, Chatterjee & Chatterjee
6. Genetics Gardner, Clug & Cummins, Lewin, Strickberger, Simmons & Snustad
7. Molecular biology Genes VIII, Voet & Voet, Baltimore, Lodish, Lehninger, Freifelder
8. Ecology P. D. Sharma, E. P. Odum, M. C. Dash, Kormondy
9. Evolution V.B.Rastogi, Veer bala
10. Biotechnology B. D. Singh, Old Primrose, Click & Pasternak, Brown
11. Techniques Wilson & N.Walker, Wilson & Goulding Upadhyay & Nath, David Freifelder
12. Environmental Biology & Biodiversity Odum & Barret, Townsend & Harper, Smith & Smith, P. D. Sharma
13. Micro biology Prescott & Harley, Madigan & Martinko, Pelczar
14. Development Biology S. F. Gilbert
15. Gene Cloning & DNA Analysis T. A. Brown
16. Recombinant DNA Watson, Candy, Myers & Witkowski
17. Principles of Gene Manipulation and Genomics Primrose & Twyman
18. Plant Tissue Culture Bhojwani & Razdan
19. Biological Sciences Taylor
20. Taxonomy Subramanyam, Naik
21. Biophysical Technique David Sheehan
22. Medical Biochemistry Harper
23. Genome analysis Old and Primrose
24. Genetic Analysis Griffith
25. Genetic Engineering T.A.Brown, Glick & Pasternak
26. Industrial Microbiology Casida

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