M. Sc. or M. Tech. Project/Summer Training Program during the period from January to June, 2018

NIOH Ahmedabad invites application from eligible candidate pursuing M. Sc. in any branch of Life Science/Microbiology/Chemistry/Bio-Statsitcs/Bioinformatics/Computer Science/ Environmental Science/ Veterinary Science or M. Tech. in Biotechnology/ Compuer Science to undertake Project training as a part of their final year dissertation work/course curriculum at this institute.

Information on Project/Summer Training:-

  1. Institute accepts students for pursuing their dissertation work or summer training at NIOH Ahmedabad as an essential part of the curriculum. Only those pursuing their Master Degree are accepted for such dissertation or summer training 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. The preference will be given to students with good academic record.
  5. The minimum duration of dissertation work should be THREE months. Requests for shorter period projects will not be entertained.
  6. 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
  7. The duration of M. Sc. Summer training is One month.
  8. Preference will be given to the candidates devoting their full time for the project during this study period.
  9. Application should be forwarded by Head of the Institute.
  10. Interim inquiries will not be considered.
  11. Students / Heads of the Institutes are requested to follow the prescribed procedure for admission and NOT to approach individual scientists for placement for the project.
  12. NIOH will not consider direct requests from the students and requests enclosing the photocopies of the general letter of recommendation.
  13. Those students already applied earlier to Director-in-Charge/Scientist of this institute are requested to send application again to Email (niohswd@gmail.com).
  14. Selected students will need to pay as follow:
  15. Dissertation for a period of Six months

    Rs. 8000/-

    Dissertation for period of Three months

    Rs. 4000/-

    M. Sc. Summer training for One month

    Rs. 1500/-

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

  16. NIOH will not provide any stipend for the project training. The shared limited accommodation facility is available in the institute guest house on the charge basis. The outside female students will be given the preference on accommodation facility.
  17. Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/PH will be applicable as per the rules of Govt of India. The candidate belongs to SC/ST/OBC/PH category is required to submit the copy of the caste certificate in the prescribed format.
  18. The list of selected candidates will be display on institute website (www.nioh.org).
  19. The candidates may sumbit their application by post or email (niohswd@gmail.com) for the summer training on or before 31.03.2018.

Candidates may submit their typed applications along with a copy of HSC, HSSC, B. Sc. and M.Sc./M. Tech. previous semester mark-sheets through the Head of the Department/Principal of College/University/Educational Institute to the Director-in-Charge, National Institute of Occupational Health, Meghani Nagar, Ahmedabad-380016 on or before 15th November, 2017 for the dissertation work.

Note: Those whose have applied earlier for dissertation during this period, they may send fresh applications on the email as mentioned above.