Homi Bhabha National Institute DGFS-Ph.D. Programme for Engineering Post Graduate

Name of Institute / University

Homi Bhabha National Institute

Courses Offered

Applications are hereby invited from Engineering post-graduates for the award of fellowships under the DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Ph.D. (DGFS-Ph.D.) for pursuing research in an Engineering discipline leading to the award of Ph.D. degree of HBNI.


a. Qualifying Degree and other academic qualifications: Candidates should possess M.E. / M.Tech. or equivalent degree in Mechanical /Chemical / Metallurgical/ Nuclear / Electrical/ Electronics/ Instrumentation or Computer engineering disciplines with minimum 60% Marks in B. E. / B. Tech. and minimum of 60% marks in M. E./ M. Tech. or equivalent degree as per the Ordinance of the respective degree awarding University OR equivalent CGPI (converted to % Marks by multiplying with 100/x if the CGPA is on x points scale).

b. Age limit: The candidates desirous of availing DGFS-Ph.D. Fellowship should have been born on or after August 1, 1983. Age limit is relaxable by three years for OBC and by five years for SC/ST applicants. The age limit for the candidates working as faculty in Engineering Colleges desirous of doing Ph.D. without the fellowship grant is 40 years.

c. Nationality: Applicant should be an Indian citizen.

How To Apply

On one copy of the accompanying application form, affix a passport size photo, sign across and, along with attested copies of documents mentioned in the application, and one additional photo, mailto:

HBNI-DGFS-Ph.D. Programme-August 2011 (Engineering Post-graduates) Administrative Office; HRDD Training School Complex, Anushaktinagar Mumbai -400094.

Contact Details

Knowledge Management Group, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Central Complex, Mumbai - 400 085
Website: http://www.hbni.ac.in

Selection Process

Applicants who fulfill the above mentioned eligibility criteria, and whose M.Tech. project is of relevance to DAE, shall be called to BARC, Mumbai in July 2011 for a written screening test followed by interview of selected number of candidates based on the merit in the screening test.

The candidates should be prepared for a 10 minutes presentation on their research interest. Outstation applicants called for interview will be paid, after their interview, to and fro sleeper class train fare by shortest route, or actual fare which ever is less.

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