M Sc./MPH/M V Sc./ M Tech./MCA/M Pharm./ MS(Pharm.) Dissertation/Project/Summer Training Program during the period from Jan-Jun, 2019

ICMR-NIOH Ahmedabad invites applications from eligible candidates pursuing masters in any branch of Life Science/ Microbiology/ Chemistry /Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biostatistics/ Bioinformatics/ Pharmacy/ Computer Science/ Environmental Science/ Veterinary Science or M. Tech. in Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics/ Computer Science or MCA to undertake dissertation/project work or summer training as a part of their curriculum at this institute.


Information on Dissertation/ Project Work:-


  1. Institute accepts students for pursuing their dissertation work at ICMR-NIOH Ahmedabad as an essential part of their curriculum. Only those pursuing their masters's degree are accepted for such dissertation or project work.

  2. In case of candidates pursing integrated M.Sc. degree and those completed at least three years of such course will also be considered.

  3. Number of students taken each year may vary depending upon availability of the supervisor.

  4. Preference will be given to students with good academic record.

  5. Preference will be given to the candidates devoting their full time for the dissertation or project during this study period.

  6. The minimum duration of dissertation work shall be FOUR months. Requests for shorter period projects shall not be considered.

  7. Maximum permissible/allowed period of dissertation work is SIX months, however extension is possible based on the performance of the candidate and the willingness of supervisor as well as requirement of the pending research work.

  8. Application should be forwarded by Head of the Institute, where the student is pursuing his/her degree.

  9. Interim inquiries will not be considered.

  10. Students are requested to follow the prescribed procedure for admission and NOT to approach individual scientists for placement for the project.

  11. Selected students will need to pay as follow:

  12. Dissertation for period of six months

    Rs. 8000/-

    Dissertation for period of three months

    Rs. 5000/-

    The fee should be submitted in the form of a Cash/Demand Draft/Online transfer in favour of Director NIOH, payable at Ahmedabad at the time of joining the institute.

  13. ICMR-NIOH will not provide any stipend for the project training. The shared limited accommodation facility is available at the institute's guest house on charge basis. The outside female students will be given the preference on accommodation facility. However, accommodation shall be provided based on availability.

  14. Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/PH will be applicable as per the rules of Govt of India. The candidate who belongs to SC/ST/OBC/PH category is required to submit the copy of the caste certificate in the prescribed format.

  15. The list of selected candidates shall be displayed on institute's website (www.nioh.org).

  16. Candidates may submit their filled applications along with a copy of HSC(10th), HSSC(12th), Graduation and Masters previous semester mark-sheets through the Head of the Department/Principal of College/University/Educational Institute to the Director, ICMR-National Institute of Occupational Health, Meghani Nagar, Ahmedabad-380016 or email niohswd@gmail.com on or before 31st October, 2018 for the dissertation work

Information on Summer Training:-

  1. Institute accepts students for pursuing their summer training at ICMR-NIOH Ahmedabad as an essential part of the curriculum. Only those pursuing their master's degree are accepted for such summer training.

  2. In case of candidates pursing integrated M.Sc. degree and those completed at least three years of such course shall also be considered.

  3. Students in any year (First year or Second year) of their master degree course are eligible to apply for summer training.

  4. Number of students taken each year may vary depending upon availability of the supervisor.

  5. The preference will be given to students with good academic record.

  6. The minimum duration of summer training shall be one month Requests for shorter period of summer training shall not be considered.

  7. Application should be forwarded by Head of the Institute, where the student is pursuing his/her degree

  8. Interim inquiries will not be considered.

  9. Selected students will need to pay as follow:

  10. Summer training for period of one month

    Rs. 1500/-

    The fee should be submitted in the form of a Cash/Demand Draft/Online transfer in favour of Director NIOH, payable at Ahmedabad at the time of joining the institute.

  11. ICMR-NIOH will not provide any stipend for the summer training. The shared limited accommodation facility is available at the institute's guest house on charge basis. The outside female students will be given the preference on accommodation facility. However, accommodation shall be provided based on availability.

  12. The list of selected candidates shall be displayed on institute's website (www.nioh.org) and intimated through email.

  13. Candidates may submit their typed applications along with a copy of HSC(10th), HSSC(12th), Graduation and Masters previous semester mark-sheets through the Head of the Department/Principal of College/University/Educational Institute to the Director, ICMR-National Institute of Occupational Health, Meghani Nagar, Ahmedabad-380016 or email niohswd@gmail.com on or before 31st March, 2019 for the summer training