Zoological Survey of India Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) 2021

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EligibilityPostgraduate degree holders
AwardINR 31,000 per month plus HRA

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About the Program

Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata invites applications for Zoological Survey of India Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) 2021 from postgraduate degree holders. The fellowship is meant to DST-SERB sponsored project, "Seasonal diversity and distribution of gelatinous zooplankton and its ecological and economic implications in the marine ecosystem of northern Bay of Bengal". The selected fellows will receive a fellowship of INR 31,000 per month plus HRA. 

Fellowship Details
  • Zoological Survey of India Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) 2021 DeadlineClosed

    The candidate must  - 

    • Be below 28 years of age as of 28th February 2021
    • Hold an MSc in Zoology/ Marine Sciences/ Environmental Science/ Life Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognised university
    • Be equally competent to do field in rough marine environment and lab research

    The selected fellows will receive a fellowship of INR 31,000 plus HRA for the initial two years and INR 35,000 plus HRA in the third year for NET/GATE qualified candidates. However, for Non NET/GATE qualified candidates, a fellowship of INR 20,000 plus HRA for the initial two years and INR 25,000 plus HRA in the third year will be provided.

    • Testimonials of educational qualifications 
    • Research experience certificate
    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 the application form. 
    Step 3: Prepare the application along with all relevant documents. 
    Step 4: Send the CV along with self-attested copies of certificates addressed to-

    Dr Jasmine. P, Scientist E,
    Zoological Survey of India, M Block,
    New Alipore, Kolkata-700053
    via email to jasbose@gmail.com

Important Dates

Application deadline: 28th February 2021

Selection Criteria

The selection will be based on the applicant's qualification & experience and their performance in the interview. 

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  • Incomplete application forms/applications with misrepresented facts will not be considered.
  • All original documents should be produced at the time of registration.

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