Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam, Tamil Nadu Recruitment 2014 for the Post of JRF / PHd
IGCAR is a premier research institute dedicated to the development of robust fast reactor technology based on intense multi-disciplinary research. IGCAR is empowering young, talented and motivated students to contribute to path-breaking discoveries in frontier areas of engineering/scientific research and cutting-edge technologies by offering Junior Research Fellowships.
Last date for receipt of applications – 12/12/2014
Announcement of Shortlisted candidates for Written Test in IGCAR website – 26/12/2014
Written Test – 11/01/2015
Interview – 02/02/2015 to 06/02/2015
Likely Date of Joining – 23/02/2015
Total Post – 50
The candidate must be an Indian national. The candidate should be less than 28 years of age as on 01.07. 2014 (date of birth 1st July 1986 or later). A relaxation of up to 5 years in age can be given in case of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe applicants, 3 years in case of Other Backward Class applicants and 10 years in case of Physically Challenged applicants.
For all the categories listed below,
I. Candidates should have consistent good academic record
II. candidates should have secured minimum of 60% at post graduation and graduation levels from a recognized University
III. Candidates who have completed the relevant course are only eligible to apply
Category – A: (Those who have completed M.Sc)
i. Physics / Materials Science: Mathematics/Numerical Methods must be one of the subjects studied at the M.Sc. level and Chemistry as ancillary subject at B.Sc. level
ii. Chemistry: Physics and Mathematics as ancillary subjects at B.Sc. level
iii. Applied Physics/Applied Electronics: Physics and Mathematics as ancillary subjects at B.Sc. level
Category – B: (Those who have completed M.LIS)
i. Library and Information Science: Master of Library and Information Science with B.Sc. (any discipline).
Category – C: (Those who have completed M.Sc/M.Tech in Atmospheric Science )
i. M.Sc in Atmospheric Science/ Meteorology and B.Sc degree with Physics, Mathematics as one of the subjects
ii M.Tech in Atmospheric Science
Any B.E/B.Tech with Physics and Mathematics as one of the subjects.
Any M.Sc degree, B.Sc with Physics and Mathematics as one of the subjects
* Category B and C candidates will be registered for Ph.D. with other reputed university like University of Madras, Anna University.
Category – D: (Those who completed B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. Engg./B.Sc. [Tech.] from a recognized University) / M.Tech.