The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) is India's premier nuclear research facility headquartered in Trombay, Mumbai, Maharashtra. BARC's core mandate is to sustain peaceful applications of nuclear energy, primarily for power generation. It manages all facts of nuclear power generation, from theoretical design of reactors to, computerised modelling and simulation, risk analysis, development and testing of new reactor fuel materials, etc. It also conducts research in spent fuel processing, and safe disposal of nuclear waste. Its other research focus areas are applications for isotopes in industries, medicine, agriculture, etc. BARC operates a number of research reactors across the country. A Premier Multi Disciplinary Nuclear Research Centre of India having excellent infrastructure for advanced Research and Development with expertise covering the entire spectrum of Nuclear Science and Engineering and related areas.

For Chemistry Discipline M. Sc in Chemistry with Physics up to B. Sc or at subsidiary and/or ancillary level in case of five year integrated M. Sc and Mathematics up to Std. XII, with minimum of 60%* aggregate marks in M. Sc as well as in B.Sc. Applicants opting to be considered on the basis of GATE Score should have valid GATE Score in Chemistry.