PhD studies in oceanography

The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) with its headquarters at Dona Paula, Goa, and regional centers at Kochi, Mumbai and Visakhapatnam, is one of the 38 constituent laboratories of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi.

Eligibility: Candidates with Masters of Science (in any field of specialization) having valid National Level Fellowships such as NET-JRF/SRF of CSIR-UGC and DST’s INSPIRE Fellowship, or any other equivalent fellowships and Project Assistants in CSIR-NIO  with a minimum of one year experience are eligible to apply.

Age: 28 years as on November 11, 2011 and relaxation by 5 years to SC/ ST/ OBC/ Woman/ Physically handicapped candidates.

Total No of Seats: 15
Selection process: Selection will be through an interview of shortlisted applicants.

How to apply:  apply online  Recommendation of the Guide (Project Leader with whom the student is presently working as Project Assistant) directly to Dr. V. K. Banakar, Scientist-G & AcSIR-Coordinator, CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula, Goa-403 004, India. E-mail:, Ph: 0832-2450361, Fax: 2450616

Project Assistants who are offered admission into Ph.D. program will be given an opportunity to compete for selection as interns under CSIR Golden Jubilee Research Internship (DJRI) Scheme. The DJRIs are eligible for monthly stipend of Rs.15000 for a period of two years.

If you face any problems in submitting online application following the above link contact Dr. V. K. Banakar through e-mail or fax giving your complete contact details.

Important dates:
Application deadline: November 11, 2011
Commencement of the programme: August 2012
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