Bhabha Atomic Research Centre invites application for Ph.D course for academic year 2012.
a) Qualifying Degree and other academic qualifications:
Those having M.Sc in Physics/Chemistry/Biology or related science subjects with minimum 60% marks in M.Sc as well as in B.Sc are eligible to apply. Applicants for Physics discipline should have Physics and Mathematics up to B.Sc or at subsidiary and/or ancillary level in case of five years integrated M.Sc.
Applicants for Chemistry discipline should have Mathematics up to XII Std. and Physics up to B.Sc or at subsidiary and/or ancillary level in case of five years integrated M.Sc.
Applicants in Physics and Chemistry opting to be considered on the basis of GATE Score should have a valid GATE Score in Physics and Chemistry respectively.
For Biology and related disciplines M.Sc in Agriculture, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Botany, Zoology, Plant Science, Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Food Technology, Animal Science, Life Sciences and Biosciences. M.Sc applicants in Life Sciences should have Physics or Chemistry or Biochemistry or Agriculture Chemistry up to B.Sc or at subsidiary and/or ancillary level in case of five year integrated M.Sc with minimum of 60%* aggregate marks in M.Sc as well as in B.Sc.
Applicants in Life sciences opting to be considered on the basis of GATE Score should have valid GATE Score in Life Sciences or Biotechnology. Those having M.Sc with specialization in subjects like Fisheries, Horticulture, Forestry, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Marine Biology and Home Science etc and BE/B.Tech/M.Tech in Biotechnology/Genetic Engineering are not eligible.
Those whose final results of qualifying degree are awaited can also apply. In the event of selection, mark sheet of final result confirming eligibility as above, should be submitted by 30-Nov-2012.
b) Age limit:
The candidates desirous of availing DAC Junior fresher fellowships should have been born on or after 01-Aug-1986. Age limit is relaxable by three years for OBC and by five years for SC/ST applicants. Physically challenged persons are eligible for an age relaxation of 10 years over and above their respective category.
Applicant must be a citizen of India.
Selection for the Ph.D program is a two-step process: Written Test screening to short-list
candidates followed by a Selection Interview of short-listed candidates.
Screening for Physical, Chemical and Life Sciences shall be on the basis of one of the following:
(i) GATE-2011/GATE-2012 score or (ii) Written Test-2012 score of the BARC Training School.
How to Apply:
Make two copies of the accompanying application form, affix a passport size photo on each and mail to:
Training School Complex,
The application enables you to register for the OCES/DGFS 2012 Written Test of BARC Training School (BARC TS). In case you opt for it, a letter of admission to the Written Test Centre of your choice will be mailed to you. However, even if you do not receive admission letter, you can proceed to your chosen test center with a copy of the application and proof of mailing it.
Those who wish to apply only on the basis of GATE-2012 should apply only after declaration of GATE-2012 result. Candidates who have opted to take the Science Written Test and who also wish to be considered on the basis of their GATE Score can also submit their GATE score at a later date to the address mentioned above. All candidates who have appeared for BARC TS Written Test should mention the Application Number allotted to them while communicating their GATE score
- Date of Written Test: 26-Feb-2012
- Last date of receipt of application for those not opting for written test and receipt of GATE Score: 31-Mar-2012
- Interview Schedule to be displayed on website: 25-Apr-2012
- Date of Selection Interview: 22-May-2012 onwards
Last Date : 16-Jan-2012
Address : Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, Mumbai-400085, Maharashtra, India
Phone Number : 022 -25505337
Fax Number : 25505151