CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI), Durgapur invites applications JRF (Junior Research Fellows) for the year 2020.
An interview in video conference/online mode will be conducted at CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur to select candidates for temporary engagement of Five (05) JRF-GATE fellows under ‘CSIR’s Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) GATE scheme for Indian nationals to work at CSIR-CMERI with modern infrastructure facilities on contemporary research projects and obtain Ph.D degree under Integrated Dual Degree PhD(IDDP) program in Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research(AcSIR).
- B.E./B.Tech. in Mechanical / Electronics / Electrical / Computer Science and Engineering or equivalent with valid GATE Score. Selected candidates will be required to register for Integrated Dual Degree PhD(IDDP) program in Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research(AcSIR) only. AcSIR at CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur also conducts IDDP programs.
- Age limit: The upper age limit for the applicants shall be 28 years (as on the last date of submission of online application i.e. 02.08.2020) which is relaxable up to 5 years in case of SC/ST/OBC/Women and Physically Handicapped applicants and 3 years in case of OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates as per rules.
How to apply?
The interested candidates will be required to apply by sending scanned copy of all their original certificates, mark sheets and a recent passport size photograph along with the filled-in and signed Application Form in the prescribed format (attached) and Annexure-I (as word document only) available in the Institute website, to the e-mail ID temprct[at]cmeri.res.in within the last date i.e. 2nd August 2020 at 23:59 Hrs.
The fellowship is tenable for a total duration of five years within which the candidate is required to complete the Ph.D degree. The fellowship amount is Rs 31,000/- for the first two years. In addition, annual contingent grant of Rs. 20,000/- per fellow will be provided to the Institute.
Further, on completion of two years as JRF-GATE, the fellowship may be upgraded to SRF-GATE and stipend may be increased to Rs. 35,000/- p.m. in the subsequent years on the basis of assessment as per CSIR HRDG JRF/SRF-GATE guidelines.