SATYENDRA NATH BOSE NATIONAL CENTRE FOR BASIC SCIENCES
BLOCK JD, SECTOR III, SALT LAKE, KOLKATA- 700 106
SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAMME – 2019
S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences announces Summer Research Programme – 2019 to be conducted during May to July 2019.
Students in first / second year of M.Sc. or 4th / 5th year of Integrated M.Sc. in Physical, Chemical (including Biophysics, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology and Chemical Biology) and Mathematical Sciences (including Applied Mathematics). Applications from Academy/ KVPY awardees will also be considered for SRF 2019 Programme.
The project will be for a period of eight weeks (with no break) under the supervision of a Faculty Member of SNBNCBS in an area of mutual interest. Stay for a period less than eight weeks will not be entertained.
On-campus accommodation is mandatory, and is chargeable (or deductible from fellowship amount), as per rule.
Candidates in the second list, if published, will not receive any fellowship from SNBNCBS. They can receive the same from the project of the supervisor, if any. However, hostel rent is chargeable as per rule of the Centre.
Access to computational and library facilities will be provided as per rule of the Centre. Each candidate must submit a formal Joining report within 1 day of joining, containing abstract of the project and bank account details.
Candidates who have INSPIRE -SHE or any other fund support must inform clearly in their application.
At the end of the project, students are required to give a presentation of their work and also submit a project report for the award of completion certificate.
Selected candidates must abide by the rules and regulations applicable to the regular students of SNBNCBS.
The Centre will provide each student an honorarium of Rs 2,000 per week to cover the hostel and other expenses. Support to INSPIRE –SHE scholars / any other funding agency will be made as per guidelines of the funding agency.
The outstation students will be reimbursed with AC III Tier return Train Fare (except Rajdhani, Duronto and similar trains) between their place of work or residence and Kolkata.
How to Apply:
Interested students with consistently good academic record may directly write to the Convener, Visitor, Associates & Students’ Programme (VASP) or firstname.lastname@example.org with a preference list of two Faculty members with whom they would like to associate.
The list of members of the faculty of the Centre and their fields of research are available in the website of the Centre www.bose.res.in . Students must contact and get consent of the respective faculty members before sending the application.
A Letter of Recommendation by the Head of the Department or by a senior member of the Faculty, who has taught the student, should accompany the application.
Last date for receipt of completed application form: 25 March 2019.
Summer research programme begins: 01st May 2019.
Summer research programme duration is Eight Weeks (between 1st May – 26th July 2019).
Selected candidates’ list will be published by second week of April 2019 in the web-page of the Centre
For any queries, please write to: email@example.com
Convener, Visitor, Associes & Students Programme (VASP)