Bhat, Near Indira Bridge, Gandhinagar 382 428 Gujarat
NFP Internship Programme 2012
An Internship scheme is initiated at the Institute for Plasma Research (IPR) under National Fusion Programme (NFP) sponsored by the Board Of Research In Fusion Science & Technology (BRFST). Applications are invited from Post Graduate Students (in Science, Engineering, Technology and Management), with good academic record, of recognized Institutes / Universities for NFP Internship Programme. Students interested in research areas related to science & technology of Fusion research/ Plasma physics are encouraged to apply for undertaking projects at IPR on various areas mentioned below, under the supervision of IPR scientists/engineers. Students can start their projects from semester beginning either around July or January, depending on the schedule of their curriculum.
WHO CAN APPLY:
Post Graduate Students in Science, Engineering & Management
Post Graduate (M.E./M.Tech./M.Sc./M.Phil/M.C.A.) students, who have to do projects as a part of their curriculum of their Post Graduate Studies in any of the following disciplines : Physical/Chemical Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Inter-Disciplinary Engineering Sciences and Computer Applications.
Only bonafide and full-time students can apply. Those who have already completed their course are not eligible to apply.
NOT more than TWO students can be offered the NFP Internships from the same Discipline/Department under an Institution/College/University.
AREAS OF PROJECT:
Plasma Theory and simulations, Advanced Material Technologies, First Wall Engineering, Cryogenic and Magnet Technologies, RF & Microwave Technologies, Beam Technologies, Power Engineering Technologies, Advanced Data Acquisition and control Engineering, Nuclear Technologies, Plasma Diagnostics, Fusion Technology Management. Please refer to the NFP document for more details on projects. For further information regarding projects, please contact NFP.
NATURE OF PROJECT WORK:
Experimental, Theoretical, Computational projects in the above-mentioned areas.
DURATION OF THE PROJECT:
Selected students will carry out their project work at IPR for a duration of minimum 3 months to maximum 12 months according to their curriculum.
A consolidated stipend of Rs 10,000/- per month (with effect from 1-Jan-2011), and also to & fro sleeper class train fare (by the shortest route, once during the stay) will be given to ONLY those students who are NOT getting financial support from any other funding agency.
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested students are advised to send in the completed application form in the prescribed format, along with TWO CONFIDENTIAL recommendation letters (from two different faculty members who have known you during your academic sessions) and a certificate of undertaking as per the attached format from their parent organization, to the following address ;
The Coordinator, NFP Internship Programme,
Institute For Plasma Research
Bhat, Near Indira Bridge,
Gandhinagar 382 428
DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED:
1. Application form with photograph
2. TWO recommendation letters (confidential)
3. Certificate of undertaking from the applicant.
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Please read the FAQ for more details regarding the NFP Internship Programme
Applications without recommendation letters and certificate of undertaking will be rejected.
Please DO NOT send your CV.
The documents are also available on the "Documents" page of this website. Please mark the envelope as "NFP Internship Scheme"
The last dates for receiving applications for the NFP-Internship Scheme are ;
For projects starting around July 2012
18th May, 2012
For projects starting around January 2013
16th Nov, 2012
Note: Selected candidates will be informed by post and e-mail / phone within 4 weeks after the last date.
List of provisionally selected candidates will be listed on this website.
No enquiry regarding this matter will be entertained before the publishing of the provisional list.
PROVISIONAL LIST NFP FELLOWSHIP
Will be displayed here by 31-May-2012
If you need any clarifications regarding the program and the application procedures, please contact the Coordinator between 9:30 am to 5:00pm (Mon-Fri),
(Email : firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone : 079-2396 2181, Fax : 079-23962285)