Applications are invited from Indian nationals for a short term (five days, Monday to Friday) residential Training Course designed to impart theoretical knowledge and hands-on expertise in required molecular biology techniques and BSL-2 workflow. Training does not require handling of live SARS-CoV-2 virus. Skills mastered during the course will make trainees adept at performing molecular diagnostic assays in a clinical set up.
To help build capacity for the national fight against COVID-19, the COVID Diagnostic Training Centre has been established at the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), an autonomous institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India. The Centre is offering comprehensive training in molecular clinical diagnostics effective immediately.
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in MLT (Medical Laboratory Technology) with a minimum of 60% aggregate score or equivalent CGPA.
- Given the travel restrictions presently, applications from persons currently residing in Bangalore only will be considered.
- Not more than 40 years as on 01.04.2021.
In addition to free boarding & Lodging, a small subsistence allowance of Rs 5000.00 will be paid to the candidates selected for training.
How to Apply?
To download the application form, click here.
A course completion certificate fee of Rs. 1,000/- will be charged from each individual on successful completion of the training. Interested candidates may send applications as per the format.
A statement of interest of not more than 100 words explaining the interest of the candidate in the course is essential (separate sheet/copy to be attached along with the application). Application to be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for an online interview.
Click here to view the official notification for Short Term Training Course on Laboratory Diagnosis of COVID-19 by JNCASR, Bangalore.
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