National Institute of Plant Genome Research, New Delhi- an Autonomous Research Institution, funded by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, invited application from eligible candidates for admissions to Ph. D programme for conducting advanced researches in the frontier areas of Plant Biology such as, Computational Biology, Genome Analysis and Molecular Mapping, Molecular Mechanism of Abiotic Stress Responses, Nutritional Genomics, Plant Development and Architecture, Plant Immunity, Transgenics for Crop improvement, Molecular Breeding and other emerging areas based on plant genomics.
Last Date for receipt of Application in the office: 26 May 2014
Programme Affiliation: The selected candidates will be enrolled for Ph.D. program in academic affiliation with the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Note: NIPGR will provide shared accommodation to selected candidates.
Research area on offer upon selection: Advanced researches in the frontier areas of Plant Biology as follows:
Candidates must have completed or will be completing M. Sc. or equivalent degree (by 31 August 2014) in Life Sciences and/or in related disciplines with minimum 55% marks, and have cleared the CSIR-UGC NET exam / DBT-JRF (selected through BET/BINC) / ICMR NET exam for JRF (with a valid Junior Research Fellowship as on 1 September 2014).
The selection will be made on the basis of interview only.
Note: Reservations are valid as per statutory norms
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