The Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) invites applications for Junior/Senior Research Fellow Program (MRFP) to be coordinated by Development of Skilled Manpower in Earth System Sciences (DESK-ESSC), at Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune.
MRFP is Ministry’s dedicated JRF/SRF program in which eligible fellows will be selected through a nation-wide selection processes and subsequent interviews. Selection will be against each of the advertised positions as below.
- In addition to the basic qualifications mentioned here, candidate should have qualified NET/GATE/LS (CSIR/UGC/ICAR). Candidates appeared for final year of M.Sc. / M.S. / M.Tech can apply for the post and should write their aggregate marks upto the latest semester they have appeared but their appointment is subject to having passed the M.Tech. /M.Sc. /M.S. examination as evidenced by mark sheets/provisional degree certificate.
- Age Limit: 28 years as on last date of application; c) Stipend (JRF): Rs.31,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA.
- Tenure: 04 years (as followed in DST norms).
- For General and OBC Category: Minimum 60% aggregate mark in the qualifying examination is essential.
- For SC/ST/Physically Handicapped Category: Minimum 55% aggregate marks in qualifying examination is essential.
Candidates who would like to avail fellowship from CSIR/UGC/ICAR and work as JRF in MRFP are also encouraged to apply. Such candidates need to specify in the online application form about their preference of fellowship (whether availing MRFP Research Fellowship or CSIR/UGC/ ICAR fellowship).
Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC, 10 years for physically handicapped and as per rule for ex-servicemen.
How to Apply:
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