INSTITUTE OF GENOMICS AND INTEGRATIVE BIOLOGY (IGIB)
(Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Mall Raod (Near Jubilee Hall), Delhi-110007
ADMISSION TO Ph.D PROGRAM 2009-2010
The Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB) invites applications from individuals with strong motivation and good academic credentials to pursue research in frontier areas of modern biology leading to a Ph.D. degree in the broad interdisciplinary areas of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Molecular Medicine and Disease Biology, Enviornmental Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.
IGIB, a premier research Institue under CSIR, has emerged as one of the leading knowledge providers in India in the area of genomics and genome informatics through generation of new knowledge in molecular medicine. IGIB is a confluence of moticated researchers in multidisciplinary areas working synergistically in modern integrative biology. IGIB has developed domain expertise in genomics and established extensive partnerships and collaborations with medical institues, universities and industry.
They aspire to become a blobally recognized Institute in biological research, a goal they wish to share with studetns who dare to dream and dream to dare.
WHO CAN APPLY:
Master's degree with first division or equivalent grade in any branch of life sciences/ chemical sciences/ physical sciences/ biotechnology/ mathematics/ statistics/ computer science or allied subjects with special interest in biology: M.Sc. candidates should also hold CSIR-UGC (JRF)/ DBT (JRF)/ ICMR - JRF (fellowship certificate should be valid as on August 1st 2009 in all the cases. DBT and ICMR fellowships conditions should allow them to work under non-DBT and non-ICMR funded projects also.)
Candidates possessing first division in MBBS/MCA degree (selected candidates shall be provided fellowship).
Upper age limit is 28 year as on 25-05-2009 (closing date) which is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/ Physically handicapped persons as well as woman candidates as per Govt. of India rules in this regard.
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications, available at the Insittute website (www.igib.res.in), HAVE TO BE DULY FILLED IN WITH ALL THE REQUIRED ATTACHMENTS AND SENT ELECTRONICALLY ON OR BEFORE 25-05-2009.
cOMPLETED APPLICATIONS (downloaded from www.igib.res.in) CAN ALSO BE SENT ALONG WITH PASSPORT-ZIZED PHOTOGRAPHS TO cHIRMAN, pH.d. PROGRAM COMMITTEE, Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Mall Road (near Julbilee Hall), Delhi-110007 so as to reach on or before 25-05-2009.
Candidates fulfilling minimum requirements will be invited to appear for a written aptitue test followed by an interview from July 5th-7th 2009. The written test shall be aimed at evaluating abilities to comprehend, analyze and reason. Selectionof candidates to PhD will be based on performance in aptitude test and interview. Candidates appearing for the qualiofying examination this year may also apply; they will be admitted provisionally pending satisfactory fulfillmetn of the eligibility criterion latest by Auguest 1, 2009. The decission of the Admission Co0mmittee will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard. Canvassing in any form and/or bringing in any influence, political or otherwise, will be treated as a disqualification. Non fulfillment of the eligibility criterion shall result into cancellation of candidature.
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