ICMR JRF 2017 Application Form, Jr Research Fellowship Entrance Exam Notification Online Application icmr.nic.in

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By Admin New April 11, 2017 16:46


Desire to get admission in Ph.D/ Research Programme through Junior Research Fellowship!!! Then, apply now and grab it soon!!! Indian Council of Medical Research in collaboration with PGIMER, Chandigar is going to conduct ICMR Jr. Research Fellowship Entrance Exam. ICMR JRF Application Form is issued for skilled and talented candidates for applicants who want to get admission in Ph.D/ Research Programme. Keen contenders who want to make a bright career and fulfill all the required criteria may apply for ICMR JRF Jr. Research Fellowship Entrance Exam Notification by submitting their filled application form on or before the closing date that is 13th May 2017. It is a perfect gateway for students those who are seeking for admissions in Ph.D/ Research Programme. Aspirants can take the applications from through via online that is icmr.nic.in and fill up by following the underneath tailored procedure. Applicants can scroll down the whole acknowledgement for getting complete information regarding ICMR JRF Application Form 2017 which is well created on this web page by the team of indguru.com.   

Eligibility Criteria for ICMR JRF Exam

Candidates are advised to must satisfy eligibility criteria before applying against Jr. Research Fellowship Entrance Exam Notification. Candidates must have done M.Sc. /M.A. or equivalent degree with minimum 55% marks (for General/OBC) Candidates and 50% marks (for the SC/ST & physically handicapped) from recognized University or Institutions. Also, candidate who is appearing / has appeared in the final year of M.Sc. /M.A. or Equivalent Examination can also apply for the test as RA (Result Awaited). Applying contenders should not be above 28 years of age as per the norms. Upper age limit of the applying aspirants is Relaxable up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST, physically handicapped (PH) and female candidates and 3 years in the case of OBC category.

Fellowship Details

A total of 150 Fellowships would be awarded to selected applicants and in the below stated table we’re providing you its full description. Go through it carefully!!!

Fellowship DetailsSubjects
120 FellowshipsSciences with emphasis on Life Sciences (like microbiology, physiology, molecular biology, genetics, human biology, biotechnology, biochemistry, bioinformatics, biophysics, immunology, pharmacology, zoology, botany, environmental sciences and veterinary sciences etc
30 FellowshipsSocial Sciences like psychology, sociology, home science, statistics anthropology, social work and health economics

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Selection Process and Application Fee

Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their qualifying marks in ICMR JRF Entrance Examination followed by other process of admission. Candidates are required to pay application fee before applying against notification. Candidates need to pay Rs. 1000/- (For General) and Rs. 800/- (For Reserved category) as an application fee. Payment of fee will be deposited in the branches of State Bank of India by filling the Challan form in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Examination) in the “Power Jyoti” PUL Current Account No.32211616762.

Exam Centres for ICMR JRF fellowship
  • Bengaluru
  • Kolkata
  • Bhopal
  • Mumbai
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Guwahati
  • Chandigarh
  • Hyderabad
  • Chennai
  • Sri Nagar
  • Delhi
  • Varanasi
Examination Scheme of Entrance Exam

The test will consist of one paper of 2 hours duration. The paper will consist of 2 Sections.

Section A:

Aptitude Section will have 50 questions and all these questions would be compulsory with each question carrying 1 mark.

  • Scientific phenomenon in everyday life
  • General knowledge in sciences
  • Common Statistics.

Section B & C: Life Sciences and Social Science

Appliers may attempt questions in either of the two areas. Each area of section B & C would have 100 questions and the candidate may attempt any 75 questions in the predesigned area of Section B or C.

Important Note

Each question carries one mark and negative marking @ 0.25 will be made for each of the wrong answer.

Subjects covered under Section B & C:

Life Sciences: Microbiology, Physiology, Molecular biology, Genetics, Human biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Immunology, Pharmacology, Zoology, Botany, Environmental sciences, Veterinary Science

Social Sciences: Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Social work, Home sciences, Statistics Health Economics.

Procedure to Fill ICMR JRF Online Application Form

First of all candidates are required to login to official webpage that is www.pgimer.edu.in or icmr.nic.in. From the advertisements section candidates have to select “ICMR JRF Entrance Examination 2017”. A new screen will appear in which various links will appear regarding the examination. Gather all the details regarding the examination by hitting and viewing the documents that are available on the website. Select “APPLICATION FOR ICMR-JRF-2017 EXAM”. After that a dialog box will appear in front of you as: Hit on create new user. Submit all the required details and hit on the submission tab. After that, use the log in ID and Password and log on to the application form window. Fill the whole application form and complete all the details. Upload all required scanned documents and after completing the form hit on final submission tab. Take a print out of filled up application form and keep it safe for further use.

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Documents to Be Uploaded

You will be required to submit the following documents with application. Please keep them ready before you submit the application:-

  • Photograph (Jpeg format – Max. Size 50Kb)
  • Signature (with black pen) (Jpeg format – Max. Size 50Kb)
  • Category (SC/ST/OBC/PH) Certificate (If applicable)
  • Appearing Certificate from Head of the Institution for those candidates who will be appearing in M.Sc./MA final examination of 2017-18

Scan your Photograph and Signatures individually and save them individually in 2×1.5” JPEG format. The size of any of these individual images should not exceed 50 kb each; otherwise you will not be able to submit your online application. Also scan your caste/category (SC/ST/OBC/ PH/VH) Certificate and appearing certificate (if applicable) separately and save them in single page PDF format.

Important Dates

Date of opening of Registration10th April 2017
Last date for filling of online application13th May 2017
Late date of fee deposit in Bank16th May 2017
ICMR JRF 2017 Admit CardJuly 2017
Date of Entrance Examination16th July 2017
ICMR JRF 2017 ResultAugust 2017

ICMR JRF Application Form 2017

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By Admin New April 11, 2017 16:46
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