Indian Council Of Medical Research

Scholarships In India, Indian Council Of Medical Research

INDIAN COUNCIL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, Test for ICMR's Junior Research Fellowship ( Notification 2004) Ramalingaswami Bhavan Ansari Nagar Post Box No. 4911 New Delhi - 110 029

ICMR in collaboration with PGIMER, Chandigarh will hold a national level examination for the award of Junior Research Fellowship(JRF), for Indian national candidates at Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata and Delhi on Sunday , July 11th, 2004

A total of 100 Fellowships would be awarded ; eighty fellowships would be awarded in Life Sciences stream ( like Microbiology, Physiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Human Nutrition, Human Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Immunology, Zoology, Botany, Veterinary Sciences etc.,) And twenty fellowships in Social Sciences stream (like Psychology, Sociology, Home Science, Statistics, Environmental Sciences, Anthropology and Social Work)

Last date for receipt of application form duly completed is 30.04.2004. Candidates from remote area/region may submit their application forms duly completed latest by 07.05.2004


Educational : MSc.,/M.A or equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks for General / OBC Candidates and 50% for the SC/ST & Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates in the subjects mentioned above. Candidates appearing in the final year examination (2003-2004) can also apply.

Age Limit : The upper age limit for admission to the eligibility test is 28 years as on 30.09.2004 (relaxable up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/female candidates and 3 years in the case of OBC).

Information bulletin containing the application form and other details will be available from the Registrar, PGIMER, Chandigarh - 160 012 on payment of Rs.500/- for General & OBC and Rs.300/- for SC/ST/PH. Request for information brochure containing application form (inscribed on the envelope " Application for ICMR-JRF test 2004") should be made to Registrar, PGIMER, Chandigarh alongwith a bank draft (preferable from Stat Bank of India Branch payable at SBI Medical Institute Branch ( Code No.1524)Chandigarh in favour of "Director, PGI, Chandigarh") and a self addressed stamped envelop of Rs.25/- (Size 8" X 10") Cheques will not be accepted . Application Forms will also be available on cash payment from Registrat, PGIMER, Chandigarh and ICMR, New Delhi ( Not by money order)

Candidates are advised to preserve photocopy of the Bank draft for further Reference . SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates should submit a copy of the certificate from the competent authority in English or Hindi along with bank draft. All disputes relating to the conduct of the examination or any matter connected with this advertisement shall be dealt in the jurisdiction of Delhi Court.


1. Request for application form should be sent through registered / Speed post.

2. No request for supply of form by post will be entertained afer 23.04.2004


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Scholarships In India, Indian Council Of Medical Research