RGCB Research Associateship and Senior Research Fellowship
Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB)

Biotechnology,Life and Environmental Sciences
India
B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology),Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy),M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Scholarship Overview

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) invites applications for RGCB Research Associateship and Senior Research Fellowship 2020 from PhD/MPharm/MVSc/MSc/BTech degree holders. The fellows will be required to work on a project titled, "Identification of Xenoestrogen induced Spontaneous Mutations and changes in Promoter Methylation Status in the Cancer-Causing Genes BRCA1, BRCA2 and p53 in Breast, Ovarian, Prostate and Pancreatic Cancers". The selected fellows will receive a consolidated fellowship of INR 35,000 per month (for Senior Research Fellowship) and INR 47,000 per month (for Research Associateship).

Benefits

The selected fellows will receive a consolidated fellowship of INR 35,000 per month (for Senior Research Fellowship) and INR 47,000 per month (for Research Associateship).

Selection Criteria

Selection of suitable candidates will be made based on qualifications and performance in the selection interview.

Terms and Conditions
  • No TA/DA/other emoluments will be given for appearing in the interview.
  • Only those fulfilling the above criteria need to apply. 

 

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by June2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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Eligibility

To be eligible, an applicant must:

For Research Associateship -

  • Be below 35 years of age
  • Hold a PhD (in any branch of life sciences) or MPharm/MVSc with three years R&D expertise (Note: Candidates who have submitted a PhD thesis can also apply)

For Senior Research Fellowship -

  • Be below 32 years of age
  • Hold an MSc/BTech or equivalent degree in any branch of life sciences or biotechnology with 60% mark
  • Have at least two years of post-degree research experience
  • Have qualified National Eligibility Test (CSIR-UGC NET including LS/ GATE/ DBT-JRF/ ICMR-JRF etc. examination)

How To Apply

  • Follow the steps below to apply for the fellowship:

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
    Step 2: Download the application form.
    Step 3: Fill in all required details and attach the relevant documents.
    Step 4: Send the completed application as a single PDF file with all documents to - pmdjobs@rgcb.res.in. 

    Note: The advertisement number along with the position for which the candidate is applying should be mentioned in the subject part of the email.