Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai invited applications for admission to Ph. D programs – 41 seats in 11 disciplines of Fisheries Science, through an All India Competitive Examination. Interested candidates should submit their applications at the Institute till 31 May 2014.
Last date for sale of application form:
- By post: 20 May 2014
- By Cash: 24 May 2014
Last date for receipt/ submission of applications atthe Institute: 31 May 2014
All India Competitive Examination to be held on: 20 July 2014
Viva-voce to be held on: 21 July 2014
Session commences: 1 August 2014
Total seats available: 41 seats
Fellowship: Rs.10500 per month (for selected candidates)
Rs.3000 per month (for in-service candidates from ICAR Institutes/ SAUs/ CAUs)
[NOTE: there is no provision for institutional fellowship for candidates selected from state fisheries department]
1. Fisheries Resource Management: 6 seats
2. Aquaculture: 9 seats
3. Post-Harvest Technology: 4 seats
4. Fish Genetics: 3 seats
5. Fish Biotechnology: 3 seats
6. Fish Nutrition & Feed Technology: 3 seats
7. Fish Physiology &Biochemistry: 2 seats
8. Fisheries Economics: 2seats
9. Fisheries Extension: 2seats
10. Aquatic Animal Health Management: 4 seats
11. Aquatic Environmental Management: 3 seats
Qualifications: B.F.Sc & M.F.Sc OR B.Sc & M.Sc OR D.F.Sc with bachelor’s degree in Biological Science and two year experience in fisheries development work.
Minimum Age limit: 22 years (as on 31 July 2014)
[A candidate can apply for only one discipline. Separate admission test will be conducted for each discipline.]
Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in the all India competitive exam, followed by an Interview for those qualifying the written exam.
The written exam will be held on 20 July 2014 and the Interview, for qualifying candidates, will be conducted on 21 July 2014.
Interested and eligible candidates should send/ submit their duly filled in application forms along with fee DD (if required) to ‘The Office of the Senior Registrar, Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Panch Marg, Off. Yari Road, Mumbai- 400 061’ by post/ in person on or before 31 May 2014.
Information Bulletin cum application form can be obtained from the PG Section of the Institute by paying Rs.300 in cash OR by sending a crossed Demand draft of Rs.350 drawn in favour of ‘ICAR Unit, CIFE, Mumbai’, payable at SBI, Versova.
Information Bulletin cum application form can also be downloaded from the CIFE website www.cife.edu.in. Candidates using downloaded form will have to send a DD of Rs.300 drawn in favour of ‘ICAR Unit, CIFE, Mumbai’, payable at SBI, Versova, along with the application form.