ICMR JRF 2018 Notification | Junior Research Fellowship Programs 2018
ICMR JRF 2018: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in collaboration with Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh will hold National Level Examination for award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Life Science/Social Science stream on July 22nd 2018 (Sunday) at Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Srinagar (J&K) and Varanasi.
ICMR JRF 2018 Fellowship Details
A total of 150 Fellowships would be awarded.
120 Fellowships would be awarded for work in the field of Biomedical Sciences with emphasis on Life Sciences (Microbiology, Physiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Human Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Immunology, Pharmacology, Zoology, Botany, Environmental Sciences and Veterinary Sciences etc).
ICMR JRF Application Form 2018
Applicants are required to apply online through PGIMER, Chandigarh website www.pgimer.edu.in or ICMR New Delhi website icmr.nic.in.
No other means /mode of application (through post, e-mail, fax, the deposit of CV etc.) will be accepted.
Firstly ensure that you have a valid personal email ID. In case, an Applicant does not have a valid personal email ID, he/she should create his/her new email ID before applying Online.
You should keep checking the inbox or even the spam box of this email id regularly during the Admission process as PGIMER may send intimations related to admissions etc.
You will be required to submit the following with application. Please keep them ready before you submit the application:
- Photograph (Jpeg format – Max. Size 50Kb)
- Signature (with black pen) (Jpeg format – Max. Size 50Kb)
- Category (SC/ST/OBC/PH) Certificate (If applicable)
Appearing Certificate from Head of the Institution for those Applicants who will be appearing in M.Sc./MA Final Exam of 2018-19.
Scan your Photograph and Signatures (On white page with black ball point) individually and save them individually in 2×1.5” JPEG format.
The size of any of these individual images should not exceed 50 kb each; otherwise you will not be able to submit your online application. Also scan your caste/category (SC/ST/OBC/ PH/VH) Certificate and appearing certificate (if applicable) separately and save them in single page PDF format.
ICMR JRF 2018 Application Fee
- General and OBC applicants: Rs.1000/-
- SC, ST, and PD applicants: Rs.800/-
ICMR JRF Eligibility Criteria 2018
Educational Qualification: Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science or Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course.
Age Limit: The age limit for admission to the eligibility test is 28 years (upper age limit relaxable upto 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST, physically handicapped (PH) and female candidates, 3 years in the case of OBC category.
Syllabus: As prescribed by UGC.
ICMR JRF Exam Centres 2018
The exam will be conducted by ICMR and PGIMER at Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Srinagar (J&K) and Varanasi.
ICMR JRF 2018 Important Dates
Date of opening of Registration: April 12th 2018
Last date for filling of online application: May 15th 2018
ICMR JRF 2018 Admit Card: 01st week of July 2018
Date of Entrance Examination: 22nd July 2018
ICMR JRF 2018 Result: 02nd week of August 2018
ICMR JRF 2018 Admit Card
To download Admit Card, the applicant can visit PGIMER/ICMR website www.pgimer.edu.in or www.icmr.nic.in and click the same link ‘ICMR-JRF Exam – 2018’ which will take you to the same portal where you had filled your online application form.
Click on Login button, to login with your login id and password.
Click on ‘PRINT ADMIT CARD’ to download and print your Admit Card. Intimation about when to download the Admit Card will be sent through email.
Roll Numbers/Admit Cards for appearing in the entrance examination before the date of concerned entrance exam.