JRF – Department of Biotechnology – Biotechnology Eligibility Test – March 18, 2018

Eligibility Criteria
Qualification for DBT JRF 2018: M.Sc./M.Tech/ M.V.Sc. degree with Biotechnology in title of degree e.g. Biotechnology, specialization such as Agricultural, Animal/Veterinary, Medical, Marine, Industrial, Environmental, Pharmaceutical, Food, Bio-resources Biotechnology, Biochemical Engineering, Biosciences and Biotechnology, Bioinformatics” and M.Sc “Molecular & Human Genetics” and M.Sc.”Neuroscience” as well as BE/B. Tech in Biotechnology (4-year course after 10+2) recognized by UGC/AICTE

Marks for DBT JRF 2018: Minimum 60% marks for General and OBC category and 55% for SC/ST/PH in aggregate (or equivalent grade)

Age Limit : DBT JRF 2018: Upto 28 years as on the last date of application (5th February 2018) for general category; age relaxation of up t o 5 years (up to 33 years) for SC/ST/PH and women candidates and 3 years (31 years) for OBC (Non-creamy layer)

Application :

  • Stepwise procedure for filling the application form, payment of application fee and uploading of required documents/certificates is given on the website.
  • General/OBC candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs.1000/-; for SC/ST/PH categories are exempted from payment of application fee.
  • The application fee is payable online only as detailed on the link for completion of application process; the application fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. Incomplete applications will not be entertained.

Important Dates :

Online Registration : 02nd January 2018 

Online Registration closing date : 05th February 2018 

Date of BET-2017 Exam : 18th March 2018 

Official Notification and Application: Download

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