The National Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB), Hyderabad, is a premier institute funded by Department of Biotechnology (DBT). We wish to harness novel and emerging biotechnologies and take up research in the cutting edge areas for improving animal health and productivity.
The current research themes include: Host-Pathogen interaction in Infectious and non-Infectious Livestock diseases, Animal Genetics and Genomics, Reproductive biology and Nutrition, Generation of Transgenic animals and Bioinformatics. (The details are listed on our website www.niab.org.in)
We invite applications from highly motivated candidates having national fellowships and who are willing to take up challenges in modern biology, for admissions to our Research Scholars program (Advt. No. RSPII-2016). Those admitted as Research Scholars would be encouraged to apply for the PhD program of NIAB after completion of course work.
Eligibility: Academic qualifications required for admission to the Advt. No. RSP-II-2016 programme are: Master’s degree in any branch of Life Science (M.Sc., M.Tech., M.V.Sc., or M.Pharm).
A minimum of 60% aggregate score or equivalent grade in Senior Secondary Certificate (10+2) and in both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree is essential. Reservations for OBC, PH and SC/ST as per statutory norms and due relaxations in aggregate score for SC/ST candidates are applicable.
Applications from candidates who have completed or are likely to complete the required courses in the current academic year but have fellowship will be accepted for Advt. No. RSP-II-2016. Candidates must have obtained the CSIR / UGC / DBT / ICMR / INSPIRE NET JRF / UGC-RGNF or any other national research fellowship for 5 years for carrying out research at NIAB. Only those candidates will be allowed to appear for the Advt. No. RSP-II-2016 interview who produce proof of having cleared the fellowship exam with valid dates. Interested candidates who fulfill the above conditions may register their names for RESEARCH SCHOLARS PROGRAM - II - 2016 by applying in the prescribed application form online. Candidates must fill online application form at www.niab.org.in and send hard copies of the online application to NIAB.
The Online facility of application will open on 25/11/2016 and will be closed on 15/12/2016.
Candidates should fill online form and send print of their online application form along with the certificates in support of Date of Birth, Educational qualifications, Caste and fellowship etc., by post to “The Senior Manager, National Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB), D. No. 1-121/1, 4th and 5th Floors, Axis Clinicals Building, Opp. to Cine Town, Miyapur, Hyderabad, Telangana, India PIN: 500 049”, so as to reach on or before 19/12/2016. Eligible candidates will be called for interview. No TA/DA will be paid. NIAB reserves the right to accept / reject applications without assigning any reasons whatsoever.
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