Official Notification: DBT JRF Exam!! | “Biotechnology Eligibility Test" is completely Online exam this year.
-Junior Research Fellowship ( - ) in
(Co-ordinated by National Centre for Cell Science, Pune)
Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the award of “-Junior Research Fellowship” ( - ) for pursuing research in frontier areas of and Applied Biology. JRFs will be selected according to merit under two categories: Category A and B. Category A fellowship (Top 100 in number) are tenable in any University/Institute in India where the students can register for Ph.D. Category B fellowships (175 in number) are tenable exclusively at the 71 -Supported Teaching University/Institute running -supported Masters programme, and 14 Institutes, where the students can register for Ph.D.
Students who have passed after Jan.1, 2012 or will appear (till August, 2013) for Masters in and ( ./ ./M.V.Sc.), Molecular Human Genetics offered at BHU and Jiwaji University and Neuroscience offered at Jiwaji University, NBRC and TIFR, and . (4-year course) recognized by UGC/AICTE are eligible for this award. The applicants should be below the age of 28 years for Open category and 33 years in case of SC/ST/ PH and women candidates as of 28th February 2013. Candidates with 60% (55% for
SC/ST/PH) of the total marks (equivalent in grade) are eligible.
or Institute in the country within a year. At present, very few institutes or universities allow -BET entitles a candidate for fellowship subject to Ph.D registration of the candidate in a recognized university to register for Ph.D. directly. Registration for Ph.D is candidate’s responsibility and NCCS or have no role in this.
DETAILS OF THE AWARD:
The fellowship will be initially for a period of 3 years extendable for 2 more years based on performance. By the end of 2nd year the performance of will be assessed and will be upgraded to SRF. The fellowship for / SRF will be @ Rs. 16, 000/- / 18, 000/- per month + HRA as per host Institute norms, and a research contingency of Rs. 30, 000/- per year.
MODE OF SELECTION
The candidates will be selected based on a single session online admission test, “ Eligibility Test” (BET) to be conducted on 21st April, 2013 at 10 AM in the following twelve cities:
New , , Guwahati, Hyderabad, Chennai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Patna, Thiruvananthapuram & Ahmedabad.
Candidates, only belonging to SC/ST/Physically challenged, called for BET examination will be paid II class railway (non-AC)/bus fare by the shortest route from their home town, on production of supportive documents of competent authority. The details of examination centres in above cities will be notified later on the website and on the Hall Ticket.
MODE OF APPLICATION:
Candidates should register and apply online in the prescribed application form obtainable at the URL http://nccs.sifyitest.com/BET2013 starting on 25th February 2013. All the details about the application process and the examination are available on the web site. The last date for submission of online application form is 27th March, 2013. Stepwise procedure for filling the online application form, payment of application fees and uploading of required documents/ certificates is given in the above said URL. An application fee of Rs. 500/- for Open and
Rs. 250/- for SC/ST/PH categories is payable either online or offline as detailed on the web site for completion of application process. The application fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.
- Start date for Online Registration: 25th Feb 2013
- Last date for Online Registration: 27th Mar 2013
- Last date for Editing Application Details: 29th Mar 2013
- Download of Hall Ticket after : 08th Apr 2013
- Date of Online Examination : 21st Apr 2013
- Date of Result declaration (Online): 10th May 2013