Centres/Institutes Offering Positions
There will be 2 Categories of JRF’s selected: Category A and Category B.
Category A (Top 100 successfull candidates) Fellowship is tenable /can be activated in any University/ Institute in India where the Candidates can register for Ph.D
Category B (Next 150 successfull candidates) Fellowship is tenable exclusively at the 69 DBT-supported teaching centers/departments running DBT-supported masters program and 10 DBT Institutes where the students can register for PhD. (List of centers is displayed below).
Mode of Selection
|Name of the written competitive exam||Biotechnology Eligibility Test (BET)|
|Structure of Question Paper||Nature of Questions||Multiple choices only.|
|Number and names of sections in Question paper||
Section A: Core Courses- 50 questions.(Compulsory).
Section B: Specialization courses-200 questions of which answer any 50.
|Section-wise weightage of marks||
Section A – 150 marks
Section B – 150 Marks
|Number of Questions||Total 100|
|Marks per question||3|
|Negative marking||1 mark for each wrong answer.|