Indian Council of Medical Research – Junior Research Fellowship, Notification 2009, India
Indian Council of Medical Research
ICMR in collaboration with PGIMER, Chandigarh will hold a National Level Examination for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF), for Indian national candidates at Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata Mumbai , Hyderabad & Guwahati. on Sunday, July 12th, 2009.
A total of 150 Fellowships would be awarded; 120 fellowships awarded in Life Sciences stream (like Microbiology, Physiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Human Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Immunology, Pharmacology, Zoology, Environmental Sciences, Botany, Veterinary Sciences etc), and thirty (30) fellowships in social sciences stream (like Psychology, Sociology, Home Science, Statistics, Anthropology, Social work & Health Economics).
Application form duly completed must reach the Registrar; Academic Section PGIMER, Chandigarh-160012 by registered/Speed post on or before 29.04.2009. Candidate from remote areas /regions may submit their application forms duly completed latest by 06.05.2009.
Educational: M.Sc/M.A or equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks for General/OBC Candidates and 50% for the SC/ST & Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates in the subjects mentioned above. Candidates appearing in the final year examination (2008-2009) can also apply.
Age Limit: The upper age limit for admission to the eligibility test is 28 years as on 30-09-2009 (relaxable up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/ female candidates and 3 years in the case of OBC.
Candidates are advised to preserve photocopy of the Bank draft for further reference. SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates should submit a copy of the certificate from the competent authority in English or Hindi along with bank draft. All disputes relating to the conduct of the examination or any matter connected with this advertisement shall be dealt in the jurisdiction of Delhi Court
Important Dates :
Last date for submission of application: April 29, 2009
Last date for submission of application for people from rural areas: May 6, 2009
Examination on: July 12, 2009
For More Details : http://pgimer.nic.in/code/pdf/icmr-jrf-09IB.pdf