DBT JRF Application Form 2018 BET Entrance Test Eligibility Criteria ~ Exam Dates:
DBT Junior Research Fellowship (DBT- JRF) 2018: The Department of BioTechnology, Govt of India for providing fellowships for biotech students pursuing research in universities and / or research institutions in the country as JRF invite the Online Applications for BET 2018. Students for JRF Scholarship 2018 will be selected through online Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET) 2018 which is scheduled on 18th March 2018. Online Applications for BET are invited from 2nd January 2018 to 5th February 2018 at Online Application form link given.
DBT JRF Scholarship Biotechnology Entrance Test BET 2018
DBT – JRF Fellowship Entrance 2018: The department of Biotechnology provides fellowships to biotechnology students to pursue doctoral research in universities/research institutions across the country. The students are selected through Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET) now being co-ordinated by the National Centre for Cell Sciences. For BET 2018 Online Applications from Eligible aspirants are accepted upto 05.02.2018. The Detailed information for the DBT JRK Scholarship Programme are briefed hereunder.
Note: 275 fellowships can be awarded every year.
DBT BET 2018 Eligibility Required:
Educational Qualification: M.Sc/ M.Tech / M.V.Sc with Biotechnology in title of degree, M.Sc Neuro science, M.Sc Molecular & Human Genetics, M.Sc Bioinformatics, MTech Bioprocess Technology, B.Tech / B.E. in Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics (4-year course after 1O+2). Candidates appearing In the final year examination of the their qualifying degree are also eligible to apply.
Marks: Minimum 60% marks in aggregate (or equivalent grade) for General & OBC candidates and 55% for SC/ST/ Differently Abled candidates.
Upto 28 years as on the last date of application (5th February, 2018) for general category whereas Age relaxation of up to 5 years (up to 33 years) for SC/ST/Differently abled/women candidates and 3 years (31 years) for OBC (Non-creamy layer) candidates.
The candidates for the JRF Scholarship will be selected based on computer based ’Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET) 2018’. A candidate may opt for any three centers of their choice to appear for the test from the options given In the application form. Efforts would be made to allot one of the three opted cities/centers. In certain cases candidate may be allotted a different city/center due to administrative reasons. TA/DA is not admissible to candidates for undertaking the test.
DBT JRF Scholarship BET 2018 Application Form:
The Eligible candidates may make registration through logging to the Online Registration website/ entering details/ up loading of documents /certificates.
A non-refundable and non-transferable application fee of Rs 1000/- is payable online by General / OBC candidates. SC/ST/Differently abled candidates are exempted from payment of the application Fee.
JRF Scholarship Award Details:
DS-T BET(category I) entitles a candidate for activation of fellowship subject to Ph.D registration of the candidate in a recognized university or Institute in the country within 2 years from the date of issue of award letter. Registration for Ph.D i s candidate’s responsibility and BCIL or DBT have no role/responsibility in this. Verification of documents will be carried out for shortlisted candidates only. Award letter would be Issued subject to verification of necessary documents
- Online Registration Commencement : 2nd January 2018
- Online Registration Close : 5th February 2018
- BET 2018 Entrance Date: 18th March 2018
- Display of question paper and answer key on website: 19th March 2018
- Last date of accepting representation of any discrepancy in Question paper & Answer key: 29th March 2018
- Declaration of BET 2018 Result: 27th April 2018
Website of the DBT: www.dbtindia.nic.in