DRDO-DIAT Pune Junior/Senior Research Fellowship 2020

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EligibilityMaster’s degree holders
AwardUp to INR 35,000 per month

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About the Program

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) invites applications for DRDO-DIAT Pune Junior/Senior Research Fellowship 2020 from Master's degree holders. The fellowship is meant for the DRDO Project entitled, “Electrically Tuneable 3 -3.45μm Quantum Cascade Laser for LiDAR Application” and “Design and Development of THz Quantum Cascade Laser". The selected fellows will receive a stipend of INR 31,000 per month (for Junior Research Fellowship) and INR 35,000 per month (for Senior Research Fellowship). 

  • DRDO-DIAT Pune Junior/Senior Research Fellowship 2020 DeadlineClosed

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    For Junior Research Fellowship: 

    • Hold a Master's degree in Physics/Electronics Science/Applied Physics/Optics/Photonics or equivalent 
    • Be UGC/CSIR-NET/GATE qualified

    For Senior Research Fellowship: 

    • Hold an ME/MTech/MPhil degree in Physics/Electronics Science/Applied Physics/Laser & Electro-optics/Laser Technology/Applied Optics/Photonics/Opto-Electronics and Optical Communication/Electronics Engg./Electronics & Comm. Engg
    • Be UGC/CSIRNET/GATE qualifed

    The selected fellows will receive a stipend of INR 31,000 per month (For Junior Research Fellowship) and INR 35,000 per month (For Senior Research Fellowship). 

    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the fellowship by following the steps mentioned below:

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
    Step 2: Download and fill the application form in the prescribed format (available on the ‘what’s new’ section of the website www.drdo.gov.in).
    Step 3: Fill in all relevant details.
    Step 4: Submit the application form via email to ddhirhe@diat.ac.in

    The subject of the email should be titled “Application for JRF/SRF” .

Important Dates

Application deadline: 31st December 2020

Selection Criteria

Initial shortlisting will be done based on GATE score. The selection of the candidates will be made based on the applicant's performance in the interview.

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Terms and Conditions
  • The Institute may provide campus/hostel accommodation to the selected JRFs/SRFs, subject to availability.
  • No HRA will be admissible to JRFs/SRFs.
  • The appointment is purely temporary and will terminate automatically without any notice or compensation on termination of the project.
  • Selected candidates will have to join duty immediately on receipt of the offer letter.

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