CDFD Hyderabad Research Scholars Program-II 2019 Notification


Research Scholars Program - II - 2019
Home
The CDFD (Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics), Hyderabad, is a premier institute in the country, which provides services in DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics and conducts basic research in the frontier areas of modern biology.

The current research themes include:


  • Molecular Microbiology

  • Computational & Structural Biology

  • Cancer and Stem Cell Biology

  • Genetics and Epigenetics

  • Cell Signalling

  • Molecular and Cellular Biology

  • Molecular Pathogenesis
  • (The details are listed on our website www.cdfd.org.in)

    We invite applications from highly motivated candidates, willing to take up challenges in modern biology, for admissions to our Research Scholars program. Keeping in view the interdisciplinary nature of modern biology, we especially encourage persons from diverse backgrounds to apply. Those admitted as Research Scholars would be encouraged to apply for the Ph.D. program of Manipal Academy of Higher Education, University of Hyderabad, Regional Centre for Biotechnology or AcSIR.



    Eligibility Criteria
    To be eligible all the candidates must have:
    1. Master’s degree in any branch of Science, Technology, or Agriculture from a recognized University/ Institute OR MBBS. Candidates who have not completed their final year/ fourth semester examination are not eligible for RSP-II-2019.
    2. Qualified CSIR / UGC / DBT / ICMR / INSPIRE NET JRF / UGC – RGNF (or similar) or have qualified BINC examination conducted by the DBT with fellowship or JEST with fellowship. Candidates having qualified for the Project – JRF fellowship under the ICMR funded project Scheme/ [which is only for a period of two years] / DBT JRF NET with a B.Tech. [Biotechnology] degree /DBT JRF NET under DBT – B category list are NOT eligible to apply.
    3. A valid fellowship is an ABSOLUTE requirement for pursuing Ph.D. at CDFD.
    4. Candidates with LS-NET qualification only in CSIR-UGC (NET) examination need not apply.
    Selection Procedure
    Admission to CDFD–Research Scholars Program is based on a Walk-in interview starting on 3rd February 2020. As there would be more than one round of interviews, the candidates should plan to stay in Hyderabad till 5th February, 2020. Please note that if the candidates appearing for interview are more in numbers, written examination will be conducted on 03.02.2020 for shortlisting the candidates for interview.

    Applicants to CDFD’s Research Scholars program – II – 2019 who clear the interview on 3rd February 2020, and then get shortlisted for the second round of interviews on 4th February 2020, will be asked to visit CDFD on 5th February 2020, to meet the CDFD faculty to familiarize themselves with the research interests of the various faculty. Therefore, candidates are advised to be prepared for stay in Hyderabad from 3rd – 5th February 2020.

    Only those candidates will be allowed to appear for the CDFD RSP-II-2019 interview who produce proof of having cleared the CSIR/UGC/DBT/ICMR/INSPIRE NET/UGC-RGNF (or equivalent)/ or JEST for JRF or have qualified BINC examination conducted by the DBT with fellowship.

    Application Procedure
    Interested candidates who fulfill the above conditions may register their names for RESEARCH SCHOLARS PROGRAM – II – 2019 by applying in the prescribed application form online. Complete the application form online at online portal http://www.cdfd.org.in and take the print out of the filled-in application form. The printout of the completed application form alongwith the copies of certificates in support of date of birth, educational qualifications, caste and NET fellowship etc. should be sent to:
    The Dean - Academics
    Centre for DNA Fingerprinting & Diagnostics
    Inner Ring Road
    Uppal, Hyderabad – 500 039.

    Please note that students who apply after 24.01.2020 should take the print out of the filled-in application form and bring it with them to CDFD on 03.02.2020 alongwith the copies of the certificates as mentioned below.

    The Online facility of application will open on 17.12.2019.

    In the case of candidates who are not able to apply online,"SPOT REGISTRATION" can be done on 03.02.2020. The candidates who wish to register under SPOT REGISTRATION CATEGORY should report at CDFD on 03.02.2020 at 08.00 A.M. with all the required documents (in original) along with two recent passport size photographs and copies of all the Certificates for completing the formalities/verification of documents.

    All the candidates are requested to reach CDFD, Uppal, Hyderabad on 03.02.2020 at 8.15 a.m.

    The candidates are also requested to bring the following documents in original for verification alongwith one set of copies for records:

    1. Proof of passing the Master’s degree in any branch of Science, Technology, or Agriculture from a recognized University/ Institute or M.B.B.S Post Graduate examination.
    2. Proof of clearing CSIR / UGC / DBT / ICMR / INSPIRE NET JRF / UGC – RGNF (or similar) or have qualified BINC examination conducted by the DBT with fellowship or JEST with a valid fellowship i.e., the fellowship should be valid to be activated from 01.01.2020. If the NET qualifying certificate is not available, Hall ticket should be produced. Candidates having qualified for the Project – JRF fellowship under the ICMR funded project Scheme/ [which is only for a period of two years] / DBT JRF NET with a B.Tech. [Biotechnology] degree /DBT JRF NET under DBT – B category list are NOT eligible to apply.
    3. Proof of your Date of Birth and Reservation category (if applicable).
    4. Proof of Photo Identity (like Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voter ID Card, etc.).
    In case, you have activated your fellowship anywhere else, please bring with you a No Objection Certificate.

    No TA/DA will be paid. Director, CDFD reserves the right to accept / reject any or all applications without assigning any reasons whatsoever.

    Important Dates
    • Date of activation of link for submission of online application - 17.12.2019.
    • Dates of the interviews – 03.02.2020, 04.02.2020 & 05.02.2020.
    *P.S. - Candidates should plan to stay for the CDFD interviews on all days from 3rd – 5th February 2020.

    Post a comment

    0 Comments