Home | Site Map | Contact Us | Hindi Version
About Us Services Research Publications Group Leaders RTI Act Awards & Honours Careers Web Mail
Eligibility Criteria
Selection Procedure
Application Procedure
Important Instructions
Contact Details
Important dates
Home » Research Scholars Program
Research Scholars Program - I 2022 (RSP - I - 2022)

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for Admission to the CDFD - RSP - I - 2022, the candidate must have:
  1. A Master’s degree in any branch of Science, Technology, or Agriculture OR MBBS from a recognized University / Institute.

  2. Qualified for a Junior Research Fellowship from CSIR / UGC / DBT / ICMR / INSPIRE / BINC / JEST / UGC – RGNF or any other similar examination with fellowship.

  3. Candidates having qualified for Project – JRF under the ICMR funded project Scheme [which is only for a period of two years] OR DBT JRF NET with a B.Tech. [Biotechnology] degree OR DBT JRF NET under DBT – B category list OR LS-NET qualification only in CSIR-UGC (NET) examination are NOT eligible to apply.

  4. A valid fellowship is an ABSOLUTE requirement for pursuing Ph.D. at CDFD.
    1. If a candidate’s fellowship result is AWAITED, the candidate can UPDATE the fellowship status preferably before the examination, but positively before the interview.
    2. Though a candidate is allowed to submit application without having qualified valid fellowship, only those candidates who hold a valid fellowship will be eligible for interview.
Copyright @ 2008 CDFD.