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CSIR-CDRI IN PhD programmes

Eligibility: MSc or equivalent degree in Life sciences/Biotechnology/Chemical sciences/Pharmaceutical sciences and qualified in CSIR-UGC-NET, ICMR, DBT examination for Junior Research Fellowship. The fellowship should be valid as on the date of joining for the session commencing January 2014.
How to apply: Candidates need to fill up the on-line application form that is available at the institute’s website (till 30th September 2013). After submitting the on-line application form, the system generated ID ticket may be printed and signed copy may be mailed along with photograph and photocopies of certificates of date of birth, educational qualifications and proof for qualifying JRF exam to Scientist-in-Charge, Academic Affair Unit, Central Drug Research Institute (CSIR), Sector 10, Jankipuram Extension, Sitapur Road Lucknow-226031 (India), latest by 10th October, 2013. Hard copy submitted without filling online application form shall not be considered or entertained in any circumstances whatsoever. Online Application URL http://14.139.230.4/

Selection process: All applications will be screened by a committee. The committee will set the criteria for short-listing the candidates. Only those candidates who are found eligible will be called for written test/ interview/counselling at CDRI, Lucknow between 26-28 November, 2013. No TA will be paid by CDRI and candidates will have to make their own arrangements for 2-3 days stay at Lucknow. The number of students to be selected will depend upon the positions available with scientists at CDRI. The decision of the committee with regard to selection of candidates shall be final.

Important dates: Candidates need to fill up the on-line application form that is available at the institute’s website till September 30th 2013.

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RGCB, Thiruvananthapuram :Ph.D. Program in Molecular Ecology

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Program in Molecular Ecology starting from the Academic Year 2013 at Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram:

Eligibility:
1. Post graduation in Life Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Agriculture, Veterinary Sciences and medicine graduates

2. Candidates must have first class consistently with not less than 60% aggregate and a valid research fellowship from UGC, CSIR, ICMR and DBT or eligibility to apply for INSPIRE

3. Candidates awaiting final exam results can also apply

4. Research Fellows working in an externally funded project in RGCB are eligible to apply

Selection Process: Eligible candidates are invited for personal interview and faculty interaction

Registration:
Students who successfully pass the course work and obtain the certificates will only be eligible for activation of research fellowships and PhD registration currently with the University of Kerala

Students are expected to submit the thesis before completion of the fellowship tenure. The maximum period of studentship at RGCB will not exceed five years from the date of registration

Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 31/03/2013

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University of Calcutta, Kolkata: Ph D Program (Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics)

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Program of the Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics starting from the Academic Year 2013 at University of Calcutta, Kolkata.

Eligibility: Life Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Mathematical Sciences post graduate candidates are eligible to apply

Selection Process:
Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of admission test followed by interview

Candidates who already qualified in NET / GATE / SLET / SET ICMR / DBT or equivalent examinations or candidates already obtained M. Phil degree do not need to appear in the written test but they need to qualify in the interview

How to Apply:
Application forms are downloaded from the university website: http://www.caluniv.ac.in/

Duly filled in application forms with required documents must be submitted to the Head of the Department (HoD), Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics University of Calcutta, 92 APC Road, Kolkata-700009

Important Dates:
• Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 05/03/2013
• Date of Admission Test: 07/03/2013 at 12:00 pm
• Date of Interview: 08/03/2013 at 12:00 pm

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University of Calcutta, Kolkata AT Program (Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics)

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Program of the Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics starting from the Academic Year 2013 at University of Calcutta, Kolkata.

Eligibility: Life Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Mathematical Sciences post graduate candidates are eligible to apply

Selection Process:
Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of admission test followed by interview

Candidates who already qualified in NET / GATE / SLET / SET ICMR / DBT or equivalent examinations or candidates already obtained M. Phil degree do not need to appear in the written test but they need to qualify in the interview

How to Apply:
Application forms are downloaded from the university website: http://www.caluniv.ac.in/

Duly filled in application forms with required documents must be submitted to the Head of the Department (HoD), Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics University of Calcutta, 92 APC Road, Kolkata-700009

Important Dates:
• Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 05/03/2013
• Date of Admission Test: 07/03/2013 at 12:00 pm
• Date of Interview: 08/03/2013 at 12:00 pm

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Admission into Ph.D. Program AT CSIR – IGIB, New Delhi

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Program in the research areas of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Molecular Medicine and Disease Genomics, Environmental Biotechnology and Computational Biology at CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB), New Delhi.

Eligibility:
Masters degree (M.Sc. / M.Tech / M. Pharm.) with 60% or equivalent in CGPA in any branch of life sciences / Chemical sciences / physical sciences / biotechnology / mathematics / statistics / computer science or allied subjects with special interest in biology BTech (in biological sciences or other branches with special interest in biology) / B. Pharm / BBS candidates with 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) may also apply

Selection Process:
Candidates fulfilling minimum requirements will be invited through email to appear for a written aptitude test at any of the ten test centers at Delhi, Pune, Kolkata, Chennai, Chandigarh, Trivandrum, Bhopal, Baroda, Hyderabad and Guwahati

Successful candidates will have to appear for interviews and discussion

How to Apply:
Links to application forms will be available from 1st February 2013-28th February 2013 atwww.igib.res.in

Candidates will have to submit application fees of Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC / ST candidates)

Important Dates:
• Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 28/02/2013
• Written Aptitude Test: 17/03/2013
• Results of Written Test: 22/03/2013
• Interviews and Discussions will be Held From: 10th to 12th June, 2013
• Results will be Declared On: 17/06/2013
• Joining Date: 08/07/2013

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Mid – Term Ph.D. Admission in Physics and Chemistry @ TIFR

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Physics (Ph.D. program):
• Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Department of Condensed Matter Physics & Material Science, Department of High Energy Physics, Department of Nuclear & Atomic Physics, Department of Theoretical Physics (all at Mumbai Campus)
• TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad

Chemistry (Ph.D. program):
•Department of Chemical Sciences (DCS), Mumbai
•TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad

Eligibility:
Physics
• For Ph.D. program in TIFR Mumbai: M.Sc. (Physics); BTech. (Engg. Physics). The candidate must also have qualified for CSIR JRF through NET held in December 2011 or June 2012.
• For Ph.D. program in TCIS Hyderabad: M.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry or Biology); BTech.(Engg Physics).
The candidate must also have qualified in any of the following examinations:
i) Called slots for interview in GS2012 or
ii) A valid GATE score (with percentile above ninety five) or
iii) JEST (with percentile above ninety five) or a valid NET qualification (with a fellowship).
Chemistry
For Ph.D. program in TIFR, Mumbai and TCIS, Hyderabad: M.Sc. /BTech /M.Tech. The candidate must also have a valid CSIR JRF.

Selection Process:
Selected candidates based on their Performance in the qualifying degree and the qualifying tests will be called for a personal interview on the 17th and 18th of December, 2012 (for Ph.D. program in Chemistry at TIFR, Mumbai and at TCIS, Hyderabad), and the 19th, 20th and 21st of December, 2012 (for Ph.D. programs in Physics at TIFR, Mumbai and TCIS, Hyderabad).
All the interviews will be held in TIFR Mumbai.
Stipend: Monthly scholarship of Rs 16,000/- (enhanced to Rs 18,000/- after registration) and an annual contingency of Rs 20,000/-

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should download respective applications from websites, print and fill the application form and mail it in an envelope superscribed GS-Midterm (Subject and Program) to the University Cell, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400005.

Important Dates:
• Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 07/11/2012
• Personal Interview (Ph.D. Program in Chemistry at TIFR, Mumbai and at TCIS, Hyderabad): 17th and 18th December 2012

• Personal Interview (Ph.D. Programs in Physics at TIFR, Mumbai and TCIS, Hyderabad): 19th, 20th and 21st December 2012

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