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Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) Scholarship jobs for Research Fellowship Programme in Bangalore. Last Date to apply: 24 Jun 2015Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) Scholarship jobs for Research Fellowship Programme in Bangalore. Last Date to apply: 24 Jun 2015

Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) was established by the Government of India in 1960 with headquarters in Bangalore.The main objective of setting up the Institute is to serve as a national Level laboratory for undertaking applied research in electrical power engineering besides functioning as an independent national testing and certification authority for electrical equipment and components to ensure reliability in power systems and to innovate and develop new products.

                                  Eligibility : ME/M.Tech, BE/B.Tech

                                  Location : Bangalore

                                  Last Date : 24 Jun 2015

                                  Hiring Process : Written-test, Face to Face Interview

Advt. No: CPRI/R&D/01/2015

Research Fellowship Programme (JRF / SRF) conducts Central Power Research Institute (CPRI)

Areas of Research:

Electrical & Electronics (Material Science & Engg.) Location: Bangalore / Hyderabad

Mechanical / Thermal Engg.Location:Bangalore / Nagpur
Civil / Structural Engg. Location:Bangalore

Minimum eligibility

Senior Research Fellow (SRF): Post Graduate in Engineering with first class in the relevant area of specialization with consistently high level of academic record, aptitude for research with valid GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) / UGC NET (National Eligibility Test) score.

Junior Research Fellow (JRF): Graduate in Engineering having first class with consistently high level of academic record, aptitude for research and valid GATE / UGC NET score.

Selection: CPRI will shortlist the candidates for admission to M.Sc (Engg) / Ph.D on merit, based on average percentage of marks obtained in all semesters in the qualifying examination(Graduate/Postgraduate in Engineering) , GATE / UGC NET score and marks obtained in personal interview. Shortlisted candidates should apply to VTU or any other centrally-funded/state-funded institute through “CPRI Research Centre” for admission to M.Sc (Engg) / Ph.D. Candidates who pass the entrance examination & interview and are declared eligible for M.Sc (Engg) / Ph.D, by such institutes as mentioned above will be awarded Fellowship by CPRI.

Duration: Duration of Fellowship is three years with a provision of extension up to one year in exceptional cases, based on the recommendation of the competent authority. Evaluation of Project: The progress of the research project carried out by SRF/JRF will be evaluated every three months by the evaluation committee.

Fellowship:  Rs.20,000/- for M.Sc. (Engg.) Rs.30,000/- for Ph.D in Engg. The Fellowship shall be provided for a period of three (3) years, extendable by one (1) more year and would be incremented by 10% every year.

Remuneration and other facilities: 1. SRF shall get Rs.30,000/ (Fixed) (Rupees thirty thousand only) per month 2. JRF shall get Rs.20,000/ (Fixed) (Rupees twenty thousand only) per month 3. SRF and JRF shall get up to Rs 25,000 (Twenty five thousand rupees only) as a lump sum payment per year, based on the recommendation of the committee.

Age : 30 years

Mode of Selection: CPRI will shortlist the candidates for admission to M.Sc (Engg)./ Ph.D on merit, based on average percentage of marks obtained in all semesters in the qualifying examination(Graduate/Post-graduate in Engg.) , GATE / UGC NET score and marks obtained in personal interview. Shortlisted candidates should apply to VTU or any other centrally-funded/state-funded institute through “CPRI Research Centre” for M.Sc (Engg) / Ph.D. Candidates who are successful in the entrance examination & interview and approved to pursue M.Sc (Engg) / Ph.D by research in such institutes as mentioned above is eligible for Award of “CPRI Research Fellowship”.

Application fee : Fee of Rs. 250 for M.Sc (Engg) / Rs. 500 for Ph.D by Demand Draft in favour of “Senior Accounts Officer, CPRI” payable at Bangalore, should be enclosed along with the application. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category are exempted from payment of application fee.

How to apply

Candidates may apply in the prescribed application . Completely filled in Application Form and all necessary enclosures may be sent in a sealed cover superscribed with „APPLICATION FOR JRF / SRF? to „JOINT DIRECTOR (R&D), R&D Management Division, Central Power Research Institute, Prof.Sir C.V. Raman Road, PB NO.8066, Sadashiva Nagar P.O. Bangalore – 560 080? on or before 24.06.2015.
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