The Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad, invites applications for Research Scholars program. Those admitted as Research Scholars would be encouraged to apply or the Ph D. program of Manipal University or University of Hyderabad.
Eligibility for CDFD Research Scholar Program 2018
Master’s degree in any branch of Science, Technology, or Agriculture from a recognized University/ Institute OR MBBS. Candidates who have appeared for their final semester examination. but are awaiting results, are also eligible to apply.
Qualified CSIR / UGC / DBT/ ICMR /INSPIRE NET JRF / UGC – RGNF (or similar) or have qualified BINC examination conducted by the DBT with fellowsh p or JEST. Candidates having qualified for the Project – JRF fellowship under the ICMR funded project Scheme (which is only for a period of two years)/ DBT JRF NET with a B.Tech. (Biotechnology) degree ‘DBT JRF NET under DBT – B category list are NOT eligible to apply.
A valid fellowship is an ABSOLUTE requirement for pursuing Ph.D. at CDFD. a) If a candidate’s fellowship result is AWAITED, the candidate car UPDATE the fellowship status by 30.04.2018. b) Note that having a fellowship is not mandatory for applying and writing The test, BUT, only candidates with a valid fellowship w II be snorlisted for interview 4. Candidates with LS-NET qualification or in CSIR-JGC (NET) examination need not apply.
Selection Procedure for CDFD Research Scholar Program 2018
Admission to the CDFD Research Scholars program in July/August 2018 (RSP – I -2018) will be based on interviews conducted at CDFD on June 6 and June 7, 2018.
Two shortlists based on (i) CCMB – CDFD Joint entrance exam on April 22, 2018 (CDFD – LAN shortlist) and (ii) JGEEBILS 2018 examination (CDFD – JGEEBILS shortlist) would be prepared based on cut-off scores determined by CDFD (Please see CDFD webs Ile for details).
Application fee for General Candidates: Rs.500/- , For OBC: Rs.250/- and No fee for SC/ST/PWD/Women Candidates.
Eligible candidates will be called for Computer based LAN examination on 22.04.2018. Those who qualify the LAN based examination will be interviewed on 06.06.2018 & 07.06.2018.
Application deadline: 10.04.2018