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BITP-2013-14 at BCIL

Biotech Industrial Training Programme (BITP) is a programme conducted by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, managed by Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL).
Objective: The objective of BITP is to provide practical industrial exposure for six months to students to improve job prospectus and to help biotech industry to identify prospective manpower. During the training stipend of Rs. 8000/- per month is paid to trainees and bench fee is paid to companies to cover expenses towards training.

DBT invites applications from the eligible candidates to provide practical training to for a period of 6 months.
Eligibility: B.E./B.Tech/M.Sc/M.Tech/M.V.Sc in Biotechnology from a recognized university with minimum 55% marks or equivalent grade completed in the year 2012 or 2013 are eligible to apply.

Selection Procedure: Based on online test followed by interview. Online test would be conducted at centers across the country.
Application Fee: Rs.500/-
How to apply: Online Only. And hard copy should be send to the given address on or before deadline.
Important dates:
Last date for receipt of applications : 31st May, 2013 
Date of online test : 06th July, 2013 
Results of online test : 12th July, 2013 
Interviews for final selection of candidates : 25th July &23rd August
Date of commencement of training : October, 2013

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NIPGR, New Delhi: Ph.D. Program in Plant Biology

Applications are invited from all the eligible candidates for admission into Ph.D. Program in Plant Biology in various areas for the Academic Year 2013 – 2014 at National Institute of Plant Genome Research, Department of Biotechnology in affiliation with the Jawaharlal Nehru University:

Ph.D. Program in various Areas:

Computational Biology

Genome Analysis and Molecular Mapping

Molecular Mechanism of Abiotic Stress Responses

Nutritional Genomics, Plant Development and Architecture

Plant Immunity

Transgenics for Crop improvement

Molecular Breeding and other emerging areas based on plant genomics

Eligibility: Candidates who have completed or will be completing M. Sc. or equivalent degree (by August 31, 2013) in Life Sciences and / or in related disciplines with minimum 55% marks, and have cleared the CSIR-UGC NET exam / DBT-JRF (selected through BET/BINC) / ICMR NET exam for JRF (with a valid Junior Research Fellowship as on September 1, 2013 are eligible to apply

How to Apply:

Application forms are downloaded from the given website: http://www.nipgr.res.in/files/careers/admission_form_2013.doc

Completed application forms with DD for Rs. 300/- (Rs. 100/- for SC / ST category) in favor of Director, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, payable at New Delhi

Application forms along with DD must be sent to The Director, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, Post Box No. 10531, New Delhi-110 067

Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 24/05/2013

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Dr. D. Y. Patil University, Mumbai: IET – 2013 for Admission into BTech / M.Sc. / M. Tech Programs

Applications are invited from all the eligible candidates to All India Entrance Test (AIET – 2013) for admission into BTech, M.Sc. and M.Tech Programs starting from the Academic Year 2013 at Dr. D.Y. Patil University, Mumbai:

B Tech:

• Biotechnology
• Bioinformatics
• Biomedical engineering

M Sc:
• Biotechnology
• Environmental biotechnology
• Food science and technology
• Genetic engineering

M Tech (General):
• Biotechnology
• Bioinformatics
• Pharmaco informatics

Integrated M Tech (Five year):
• Biotechnology

• For BTech programs follow the given website:http://www.dypatil.in/picrepimage/Prospectus_for_B_Tech_2013.pdf

• For M. Tech and M.Sc. programs follow the given website:http://www.dypatil.in/picrepimage/Prospectus_M_Tech_2013.pdf
Selection Process: Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of AIET – 2013

How to Apply:
For BTech Programs download the application forms from the given website:http://www.dypatil.in/picrepimage/Application_Form_B_Tech_2013.pdf

For M. Tech Programs download the Application Forms from the given website:http://www.dypatil.in/picrepimage/Application_Form_M_Tech_2013.pdf

Duly filled in application forms along with registration fees must be sent to The Entrance Test Administration Cell, Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Padmashree Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Level 5, Plot – 50, Sector – 15, Navi Mumbai – 400 614

Important Dates:
Last Date for Submission of Application Forms: 

• 09/05/2013 Thursday for appearing 13/05/2013 Entrance Test
• 14/05/2013 Tuesday for appearing 18/05/2013 Entrance Test
• 24/05/2013 Friday for appearing 28/05/2013 Entrance Test

Last Date for Submission of Application Forms with Late Fees of Rs. 500/-:
• 11/05/2013 Saturday for appearing 13/05/2013 Entrance Test
• 16/05/2013 Thursday for appearing 18/05/2013 Entrance Test
• 27/05/2013 Monday for appearing 28/05/2013 Entrance Test

Stanford India Biodesign Center : Internship Program 2013

Stanford India Biodesign Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi invites applications  from eligible candidates for a 3-month internship (extendable):

Stanford India Biodesign (SIB) is a collaborative program between AIIMS, IIT Delhi and Stanford University supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India to nurture and train the next generation of Medical Device Innovators in India.

Interns will be mentored by the Faculty and Fellows of the SIB program to work on solutions for unmet clinical needs.

Applicants with a background in Design, Engineering, Medicine, Bioscience and MBA or with relevant business/technology experience are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should be graduate/postgraduate 
Age not exceeding 35 years.
Program Duration: 15th May – 15th Aug (Full Time).
Stipend: Monthly Stipend of Rs. 24,000/- No additional allowances.

How to Apply:  Through online.
• The following documents to Submitted by email: 1. Curriculum Vitae (2 pages)
• Recent passport size scanned/digital photograph. Please email required documents to:[email protected] with Subject: “SIB Internship 2013_<Your Name>”

Last Date for submission of applications: 31 March, 2013

Contact in case of queries: 
Program Assistant,
Stanford-India Biodesign Center,
Ph – 011 26593758

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