|Admission to the CDFD Research Scholars program in July/August 2013 (RSP-I-2013) will be made through two independent streams as described below.
Applicants who appeared for the Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences (JGEEBILS 2013), which was held on December 9 2012 would be eligible for consideration in stream 1. From amongst these applicants, a shortlist of candidates (CDFD JGEEBILS-2013 shortlist) would be prepared, based on a cut-off determined by CDFD. These shortlisted candidates would be asked to directly appear for interviews on 21st May 2013 in Hyderabad. It is not obligatory for the candidates in the CDFD JGEEBILS-2013 shortlist to have qualified the CSIR / UGC / DBT / ICMR / ICAR / BINC / INSPIRE NET or JEST for JRF.
The candidates in the "CDFD JGEEBILS-2013 shortlist" who appear for the interview on 21/05/2013 will be paid to and fro sleeper class rail fare from the actual place of undertaking the journey or from the normal place of their residence whichever is nearer to Hyderabad on production of proof of undertaking the journey.
Candidates (including those who appeared for JGEEBILS-2013 but do not figure in the CDFD JGEEBILS-2013 shortlist) who produce proof of having cleared the exams mentioned in the Eligibility Criteria for Stream 2 will be allowed to appear for the LAN based examination conducted by CDFD on 16th June, 2013.
Candidates who qualify the written / LAN based examination on 16th June, 2013 would be asked to appear for interview on 17th June, 2013.
No TA/DA will be paid for attending the LAN-based examination and the following interview.