• Indian Institute of Geomagnetism (IIG) Notification 2015
     May 13th, 2015     Dharmesh Patel     Posted in Government Jobs
    Indian Institute of Geomagnetism (IIG) offers Doctoral Programme in Geomagnetism and Allied Fields pertinent to studies of Solid Earth, Upper Atmosphere and Observatory Data Analysis. Selected candidates will be required to do research work at its HQ and/or its regional centres (EGRL-Tirunelveli, KSKGRL-Allahabad and MO-Shillong). Indian Institute of Geomagnetism is a recognized centre for conducting research leading to Ph.D. degree by following universities in the subjects specified:  

    1. University of Mumbai (Physics) 2. Shivaji University, Kolhapur (Physics) 3. North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon (Physics, Applied Geology, Environmental Science) 4. SRTM University, Nanded (Geophysics, Environmental Science) 5. Andhra University, Visakhapatanam (Physics & Geophysics) 6. Manonmaniam Sundarnar University, Tirunelveli (Physics)  

    Scholarship & Tenure:  Tenure and fellowship/stipend to the JRF/SRF are as per prevailing CSIR/UGC guidelines.
    Eligibility: M.Sc./M.Sc. (Tech.) in Physics/Atmospheric Physics/Space Physics/Geophysics/ Applied Geology with a minimum of 60 % marks throughout and Physics or Chemistry or Mathematics as a subject in B.Sc.   

    INSPIRE candidates having qualified PET or equivalent examination from the University of Mumbai (Physics), Shivaji University, Kolhapur (Physics), North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon (Physics, Applied Geology, Environmental Science), SRTM University, Nanded (Geophysics, Environmental Science), Andhra University, Visakhapatanam (Physics & Geophysics), Manonmaniam Sundarnar University, Tirunelveli (Physics) can also apply.   

    Those appearing for Master’s degree final year examination in the year 2015 may also apply.  

    Maximum Age: 25 years as on 01st July 2015.  

    Selection Criteria: Candidates who are in possession of the GATE / NET/ INSPIRE certificate valid up to January 2016 in subject code-2 (Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Science) or subject code-5 (Physical Science) / PET (from universities mentioned above in Eligibility) will be called for the interview directly.   

    Candidates who have not qualified any of the above tests will have to appear for a written test and a personal interview at IIG, Navi Mumbai. However, they will have to qualify any of the tests as mentioned in the preamble.  

    Place of Research Work: The candidate should specify where he/she would like to carry out research work either at Headquarter in Navi Mumbai or one of its regional centres (EGRL- Tirunelveli/KSKGRL-Allahabad/MO-Shillong).  

    Application Procedure: Candidates should apply online through institute’s website (http://iigm.res.in, under “Opportunities/Research fellowships”). After On-line submission of application, the Applicant must obtain a print-out of application submitted. The print-out of Online application along with all up-loaded documents must be sent by post to the Registrar, Indian Institute of Geomagnetism, Plot-5, Sector 18, Near Kalamboli Highway, New Panvel (W), Navi Mumbai, 410218.  The application should reach the Registrar on or before 29th May 2015 in a sealed envelope duly subscribed with “Application for JRF”.   

    Travel Assistance: Second class train fare by the shortest/direct route will be paid to the outstation candidates, subject to the submission of photo copy of the valid travel ticket.