Sunday, January 13, 2013

DBT Fellowship Award under Initiative on the Neuro-Clinical Research Education (INCRE):2012-13

DBT Fellowship Award under Initiative on the Neuro-Clinical Research Education (INCRE):2012-13

The Department of Biotechnology invites applications to support clinical research training in the Neurosciences under its “Initiative on Neuro-Clinical Research Education (INCRE) fellowship. There would be six fellowships/per year of one year duration for the next five years. The main objective of this fellowship is to facilitate hypothesis-driven research designed to address important issues in neuroscience by clinicians.

Each fellowship will consist of a consolidated stipend of Rs. 75,000/- pm for one year and Rs. 5.00 lakhs to support research at an institution of repute.

Applicant may be D.M./ M.Ch or MD- Psychiatry and interested in pursuingNeuroscience research along with clinical responsibility; and has completed residency within the past five years. Those early in their clinical career will be given priority.

Applications would be evaluated by a duly constituted committee. The award would be based on the following criteria:

  • Applicant’s ability and promise as a clinician-scientist based on prior record of achievement and career plan, letters of reference, and curriculum vitae
  • Research proposal including the hypothesis, scientific rationale, methodology, etc as per the format available on the DBT website.


Applications duly filled and forwarded by the competent authority should be addressed to Bindu Dey, Adviser, Medical Division, Department of Biotechnology, Room No. 813, 8th Floor, Block-2, CGO Complex, Lodhi RoadNew Delhi-110003.

A soft copy of the application also needs to be submitted at the

Submission deadline: 31st January, 2013.

  1. Current Curriculum Vitae
  2. A letter of nomination from the Department forwarded by the Head/Competent authority of the Institute, including assurance that clinical service responsibilities will be restricted to no more than 20 percent of the fellow’s time.
  3. A brief of the research plan as per the format
  4. Two references for the applicant’s potential for clinical/academic research career and qualifications for the fellowship.
  5. The candidate should identify a mentor from the host institute and obtain a letter from him/her detailing the support and commitment to the applicant and the proposed research and training plan. The letter should specifically indicate the mentor’s role in the development and preparation of the applicant’s research plan. Mentor’s CV should also be enclosed.
  6. Letter of support from the host institution. Host institute should be duly recognized academic/research institution and willing to accept and extend necessary support to candidate for the proposed research work. 

The format for submission is as given on DBT website.

For details, see the link:

Banasthali University ADMISSION NOTIFICATION 2013

Banasthali University, Rajasthan


Banasthali University, Rajasthan has invited applications for admission to the following courses from women (only) candidates for the Academic Year 2013-13.

Admission to the Banasthali Vidyapith is open to women only.
Admission is open to all women irrespective of their race, religion, caste, colour or domicile.
A student admitted to the Banasthali Vidyapith has to compulsorily join a hostel of the Vidyapith unless the student is a ward of some worker of the Vidyapith and stays with the worker in the campus, or the student belongs to a neighboring village community within a radius of 25 kms.
Every student seeking admission to the Banasthali Vidyapith has to submit an application on the prescribed form and pay the requisite application fee by the prescribed date.

1. B.A. (Hindi, Sanskrit, English, Sociology, History, Maths, Stats, Applied Statistics, Political Science, Comp. Appl., Public. Adm., Economics, Management, Music, Drawing, Home Science, Textile Designing, Physical Education, Geography & Psychology)
2. M.A. (Economics, History, Sociology, Political Sc., Geography, Psychology, Hindi, English+ & Sanskrit)
3. Master of Social Work
4. M.Phil. (Economics, History, Sociology, Psychology, Political Sc., Hindi, Sanskrit  & English (ELT)+)
5. B.Ed.
6. B.P.Ed.
7. M.Ed.
8. M.A.(Education)
9. B.Sc. (Chemistry, Zoology & Botany)
10. B.Sc. ( Biotechnology)
11. B. Pharm.
12. M.Sc. (Chemistry)
13. M.Sc. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
14. M.Sc. (Bio Sc.)
15. M.Sc. (Biotechnology)
16. M.Sc. (App. Micro Biology & Bio-tech.)
17. M.Sc./ PG Diploma (Bio-Informatics)
18. M.Pharm. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
19. B. Design
20. M.A. (Music, Drawing & Painting)
21. M.A./ PG Diploma (Textile Designing)
22. M.Phil. Music (Vocal/ Inst.) / Drawing
23. B.Tech. (Comp. Sc. & Engg./ Electronics &  Communication / Information Technology / Biotechnology / Chemical Engg.)
24. M. Tech.  (Comp. Sc./ IT / Software Engg.)
25. M.Tech. (VLSI Design)
26. M.Tech. (Remote Sensing)
27. BBA
28. MBA
29. B.Sc. (Aviation Science)
30. MBA (Aviation Management)
31. Mathematical Sciences
32. B.Sc. (Maths/ Comp. Sc./ Statistics)
33. B.Sc. (Electronic/ Physics)
34. BCA
35. M.Sc. (Comp. Sc.)
36. M.Sc. (Physics)
37. M.Sc. (Electronics)
38. M.Sc. (Mathematical Sciences)
39. MCA
41. M.Phil. (Mathematical Sc.)
42. B.Sc.
43. M.Sc.(Home Science) Human Development/ Food Sc.& Nutrition/Clothing & Textile)
44. L.L.B.(Integrated)

ELIGIBILITY: For detailed informations regarding eligibility for each course, logon to the website link:

Foreign/NRI/NRI sponsored Admissions

A limited number of seats are available for Foreign/NRI/NRI sponsored candidates. Admission against these seats are based directly upon the merit and the applicants do not have to appear in the Aptitude Test. The eligibility for Foreign/NRI/NRI sponsored candidates is 40% aggregate marks in the qualifying examination (Except for B.Ed. where it is 50% and M.Ed. where it is 55%).
The following documents are required for admission against Foreign/NRI/NRI sponsored seats:
(i) Original Certificates/ Marksheets of the qualifying examination.
(ii) Attested photocopies of the Passport and Visa of the NRI Sponsor of the applicant.
(iii) Foreign Bank Account Number or NRI Account Number of the NRI applicant or NRI Sponsor of the applicant.
(iv) Declaration regarding, Non-Resident Indian status of the NRI applicant or NRI Sponsor of the applicant.

RE-ADMISSION : If a student is separated from Banasthali or Shri Shantabai Shiksha Kutir and in the event Banasthali Vidyapith decides to readmit her, admission fee of Rs. 5,000/- shall be payable. The admission of a student shall be automatically cancelled due to unauthorized absence of three days or more.

Absence without prior written permission from the Vidyapith shall be treated as unauthorized absence.

How to Apply
1 Send a DD for Rs. 800/- in favour of "Banasthali Vidyapith" payable at Banasthali /Jaipur to:
Secretary -
Banasthali Vidyapith
P.O. BANASTHALI VIDYAPITH- 304022 (Rajasthan)
2 Prospectus and form can also be obtained in person upon payment of Rs. 700/- in cash from:

Higher Education
     Vani Mandir,
     Banasthali Vidyapith.
     C-62, Sarojini Marg,
     Jaipur - 302001
     Phone: 0141-5118721
School Education
(a) for IX & XI :
     Sharda Mandir,
     Banasthali Vidyapith
     Phone: 01438-228383
(b) for VI :
     Saraswati Mandir
     Banasthali Vidyapith
     Phone: 01438-228479
3 Online Submission of application is also possible on the Banasthali Vidyapith's website

IMPORTANT DATES: Last date of submission of Admission Form to Banasthali University, P.O. Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan - 304022 :
(i)  For Regular Applicants : 30th April, 2013 (with late Fee of Rs. 900/-) : 15th May, 2013
(ii) Foreign/NRI/NRI Sponsored Applicants :  30th April, 2013
(with late Fee of Rs. 900/-) : 15th June, 2013

Aptitude Test Dates:  B.Tech. (CSE/EC/EI/EE/IT/BT/CE)/B.Pharm. - June 01, 2013
M.Sc. (Biotechnology) -  June 02, 2013
M.Pharm. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ Pharmaceutics) - June 01, 2013
MCA/PGDCA - June 01, 2013
M.B.A.   -  June 02, 2013
B. Des.  -  June 02, 2013
B.Ed.    -  June 01, 2013
M.A. in Textile Designing - June, 2013
M.Tech. (CS/VLSI/IT) -  June 02, 2013
M.Phil (English Language Teaching)/M.Phil (Music)/M.Phil (Drawing & Painting) - June, 2013
M.A. (English)/M.A. (Music)/M.A. (Drawing & Painting) - June, 2013

For details see website:

University of Pune M.Sc. (Scientific Computing) Admission Notice 2013

Interdisciplinary School of Scientific Computing
University of Pune
Pune – 411 007.

M.Sc. (Scientific Computing) Admission Notice 2013

Interdisciplinary School of Scientific Computing, University of Pune, Pune - 411007 has invited applications for admission to M.Sc. (Scientific Computing) programme of Academic Year 2013-14.

Educational Requirements : B.Sc. (Computer Science)/B.C.S. with minimum 50% marks (40% in case of Reserved Categories)
B.E. (Computer Engineering/Information Technology/ Electronics and Tele- Communication/ Instrumentation and allied areas).
The candidate should have Mathematics as one of the subjects in std. 12th.

Candidates studying in the last year of the qualifying degree may appear for the entrance examination provided their results will be declared by August 15. Such candidates, if selected, will be offered provisional admission subject to submission of the degree result, with the requisite percentage of marks.

Additional Requirements for Reserved Categories
Candidates belonging to the categories given below must submit the following documents at the time of admission.
(1) Physically handicapped : A medical certificate from a registered physician. The handicapped status will be verified by a physician approved by the University of Pune.
(2) Kashmir Quota : Letter from Directorate of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai.
(3) SC/ST : Attested copy of caste certificate issued by Govt. of Maharashtra.
(4) DT/NT/OBC : Attested photocopy of caste certificate issued by Govt. of Maharashtra, and Creamy Layer free certificate if applicant claims reservation under NT(C), NT (D) and OBC.
Only Maharashtra domicile candidates are eligible for SC, ST, DT, NT and OBC categories. Selected candidates who cannot submit these documents will not be admitted.
Candidates of reserved categories recognized by states other than Maharashtra will not be considered for these reserved seats.

The entrance examination results will be declared in 1st week of April. Top ranking students in various categories will be asked to submit required documents. Selected students will be given provisional admission in first week of June. The admission will be confirmed only after the student submits his final year results.

Application Forms:
Application forms can be downloaded from the link:

Application fee:
Open Category and out of Maharashtra in Rs. 500/-    
Reserved Category in Rs.350/-
Payment is to be made by Cash or Online.

Last date for submission of Application form: 30th January, 2013
Date of Entrance exam: 3rd February, 2013

For details, log on to the link: