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Research in engineering

The Homi Bhabha National Institute (deemed university) has invited applications from engineering postgraduates for admissions to its Ph.D. programmes starting in August 2011. The students will be admitted to Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai; Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam; Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre, Kolkata; Raja Ramanna Centre for advanced Technology, Indore; Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar, for research leading to Ph.D. This Ph.D. programme in engineering science is extremely challenging in view of the expanding nuclear power programme of the Department of Atomic Energy.

Those who secure admission will also be awarded fellowship under DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for pursuing research leading to Ph.D. The amount of fellowship is Rs.24,000 per month.

Those who possess ME / M.Tech. / equivalent degree in mechanical / chemical/ metallurgical / nuclear/ electrical/ electronics/ instrumentation or computer engineering with at least 60 per cent marks in BE / B.Tech. and 60 per cent marks in ME / M.Tech. are eligible to apply.

Application form and other details can be downloaded from the Duly filled-in application along with attested copies of certificates and supporting documents required should be sent to the Administrative Officer, HRDD Training School Complex, Anushaktinagar, Mumbai – 400094, on or before June 30.

The selection will be on the basis of a written screening test followed by interview. For details visit:

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