PRL-Junior Research Fellowship Programme July 2015

Physical Research Laboratory-Junior Research Fellowship Programme 2015

PRL

Physical Research Laboratory

Website:http://www.prl.res.in/

Physical Research Laboratory-Junior Research Fellowship Programme 2015

Physical Research Laboratory-Junior Research Fellowship Programme July 2015

Applications are invited from highly motivated students for the PRL Junior Research Fellowship programme leading to a Ph.D. in the areas of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Solar Physics, Planetary Sciences and Exploration, Geosciences, Space and Atmospheric Sciences, Molecular and Laser Physics, and Theoretical Physics. The JRF programme will start in July 2015.

Minimum Qualifications to apply:

? Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Geophysics, Ocean Sciences, Atmospheric Sciences, Space Physics, and Environmental Sciences with first class (60%) or equivalent grades at both Bachelor's and Master's levels.

? Students from all disciplines applying for JRF programme must have had Physics and Mathematics in their Bachelor's degree.

? Master's degree should be on or after August 2013. Those students expecting a Master's degree by August, 2015 are also eligible to apply, subject to having secured first class (60 %) or equivalent grades up to the last semester.

Fellowship: The selected candidates will be offered a consolidated amount of ? 16,000/- per month for two years which will be raised to ? 18,000/- in the third year subject to satisfactory academic review. Research Fellowships are under revision and will be increased as per the guidelines of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

Nationality: Applicant should be an Indian citizen.

Age Limit: 25 years as on 31.12.2014 (born on or after 31.12.1989).

Application Procedure: Applications are to be submitted online using the link http://www.prl.res.in. Candidates are advised to apply well before the closing date and not wait till the last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection/ local server issues/power failure etc. A valid e-mail ID and Mobile Number is mandatory for registration. E-mail ID should be kept active. Status of successful registration will be sent through the registered e-mail ID. Candidates are requested to fill in the online application form with utmost care as no modifications will be allowed after submitting the application form. Request for change/ correction in the Application Form shall not be entertained under any circumstances after submitting the application form. PRL will not be responsible for any consequences arising due to furnishing incorrect/incomplete details or failure to provide the required details. Submitting the online application does not guarantee a call for selection procedure. From the eligible applicants, a short list will be prepared by taking into account their GATE/CSIR-UGC-NET/JEST and Post Graduation scores.

Online applicationscan be submitted upto 28 February 2015.

Online application link will be available from 06 February, 2015.

For more details about the discipline wise eligibility, research areas, selection procedure, etc. please visit www.prl.res.in-->Opportunities-->Doctoral Programme.

Reference Website:www.prl.res.in

Physical Research Laboratory-Junior Research Fellowship Programme 2015