PhD Positions at Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research,India
Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research Devanahalli is offering PhD positions for young enthusiastic researchers in the field of Theoretical Physics,Materials Science and Biological Sciences. Researchers must have MSc degree in Physics,Chemistry,Mathematics and Biology or in other interdisciplinary areas such as Materials Science,Biotechnology,Microbiology,Chemical sciences etc. Researchers must be qualified in the CSIR-JRF /UGC-JRF examinations or have DST- INSPIRE fellowship. Submit your application electronically.
Study Subject (s): The position is awarded in Theoretical Physics,Materials Science & Biological Sciences at PPISR,Bangalore. Course Level: This position is available for pursuing postdoctoral degree level at PPISR,Bangalore. Scholarship Provider: São Paulo State Research Foundation (FAPESP,Proc. nº 09/53006-0), Scholarship can be taken at: Bangalore,India
Eligibility: -Candidates with MSc in Physics,Chemistry,Mathematics,and Biology or in other interdisciplinary areas such as Materials Science,Biotechnology,Microbiology,Chemical sciences etc. are eligible to apply.
-The applicants should have qualified in the CSIR-JRF /UGC-JRF examinations or have DST- INSPIRE fellowship.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Students of India are eligible for this PhD research position.
Scholarship Description: Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research (PPISR) is situated near Bengaluru International Airporton a sprawling area of 32 acres. PPISR offers state of the art facilities for young researchers to carry out innovative and original research in current areas of basic and applied sciences. Currently in PPISR,there are three divisions,Theoretical Physics,Materials Sciences and Biological Sciences where research programmes of advanced nature are in progress. The institute is recognized by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR),GOI,New Delhi and Manipal University,Manipal,Karnataka,as an R & D center. Faculty members are recognized as PhD supervisors and the students will be registered for their PhD degrees under Manipal University.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically. Interested candidates can send their applications to apply-at-poornaprajna.org.
Master of Science Program in Agricultural Biotechnology (2014-2015)
Faculty of Agriculture,Naresuan University
Two (2) years (academic year 2014 – 2015)
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1.To offer master degree courses in Agricultural Biological.
2.To increase human development in Agricultural Biotechnology.
Course Synopsis & Methodology:
This course is designed to provide advanced training in the use of recent technological developments in agricultural biotechnology. The major topics covered include crop breeding,bioinformatics,genetic engineering,plant cell and tissue culture,molecular mapping,high-throughput genetic analysis,bio-sensors,industrial fermentation,biofuel,and bioremendiation. The course will train students with theoretical knowledge,communication,and management skills which in turn,allow them to become efficient researchers concerning over ethics of agricultural biotechnology.
Course Content And Study Topic:
The Master of Science Program in Agricultural Biotechnology has both credit and non-credit courses which focus on two approaches,the first is plant biotechnology,and the second is industrial biotechnology. Student have to undertake basic,applied and adaptive research to generate appropriate technologies to support sustainable agriculture or to address current and future challenges of farming community and to provide technology options relevant to the agro-climatic situations.
Applicants to the program must be holding a bachelor’s degree in agricultural science,biology,biochemistry,microbiology or related fields from an accredited college or university. Special consideration is given to applicants with work experience. The program admissions committee makes all admission recommendations on case-by-case basis.
Three (3) copies of the TICA Application Form,each affixed with photographs.