IITB-Monash Research Academy PhD Scholarships 2013
IITB (Indian Institute of Technology Bombay) -Monash Research Academy (The Academy) Melbourne (Australia), invites applications for IITB-Monash PhD Scholarships 2013.
- Receive a generous scholarship
- Receive co-supervison from Professors at IITB & Monash
- Receive a jointly-badged PhD degree from IITB & Monash
- Have access to world-class research facilities
- Gain International research experience
- Receive a special fellowship to visit Monash University
a first class Masters degree in Engineering or Science (or an MBA) from a reputed university, or
a Bachelors Degree in Eng/Science (with high GPA), should take advantage of this unique opportunity to acquire an internationally recognized qualification and pursue a career in research.
Closing date: 28 March 2013
DBT- Junior Research Fellowship 2013 in Biotechnology/ Applied Biology
Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the award of “DBT-Junior Research Fellowship” (DBT-JRF) for pursuing research in frontier areas of Biotechnology 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 DBT-Supported Teaching University / Institute running DBT-supported Masters programme, and 14 DBT Institutes, where the students can register for Ph.D.
Eligibility for DBT JRF 2013
Students who have passed after Jan.1, 2012 or will appear (till August, 2013) for Masters in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics (M.Sc. / M.Tech. / M.V.Sc), Molecular Human Genetics offered at BHU and Jiwaji University and Neuroscience offered at Jiwaji University, NBRC and TIFR, and B.Tech. Biotechnology (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 28′” February 2013. Candidates with 60% (55% for SC/ST/PH) of the total marks (equivalent in grade) are eligible.
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 JRF will be assessed and will be upgraded to SRF. The fellowship for JRF / 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.
Selection for DBT JRF 2013
The candidates will be selected based on a single session online admission test “Biotechnology Eligibility Test” (BET) to be conducted on 21st April, 2013 at 10 AM in the following twelve cities:
New Delhi, Kolkata, 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.
Application process for DBT JRF 2013
Candidates should register and apply online at http://nccs.sifyitest.com/BET2013
The last date for submission of online application form is 27th March, 2013. An application fee of Rs. 500/- for Open and Rs. 250/- for SC/ST/PH categories is payable either online or offline.