Acsir Summer Training Program

AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017

Last date to apply

13 January 2017

About AcSIR Summer Training Program

AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017 offers an opportunity to work at premier research Laboratories of CSIR with some intellectual and leading scientists in India. The candidates will get an environment which promotes trans-disciplinary research. The last date of AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017 application submission is January 13, 2017.

This summer training program is supported/ funded by AcSIR through its AcSIR-Kalam Fellowship. 

  • Total Fellowships: 20 (Reservation shall be applicable as per Govt. rules)
  • Fellowship Duration: Two months; between the months of May and August.
  • AcSIR  Summer internship program is a Residential Program so the selected students will have to have to compulsorily stay on the campus of the respective CSIR Labs on the charge basis.
  • Twenty-five CSIR laboratories are participating in AcSIR Summer Training Program.

Important dates of AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017

Event

Date

AcSIR Training Program Registration Start 

9 December 2016

Application Closing Date

13 January 2017

Shortlist Declaration

10 February 2017

Selection Interview

10-27 March 2017

Final Result Declaration

31 March 2017

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AcSIR Summer Training Program Eligibility Criteria

Gender  Both
Region  Indian
Class/ Age  Students pursuing M.Sc/ M.E/M.Tech/ B.E/B.Tech
Details

To be eligible for AcSIR APJ Abdul kalam Scholarship program 2017 the candidate must be in the first or Third to pre-final year of Integrated M.Sc; first or Third to pre-final year of  M.E/M.Tech; Third year of B.E/ B.TecH, with the following CGPA (method of calculating CGPA for this program is given toward the end of this page)

Course 

Qualifying CGPA 

First year of M.Sc program or equivalent

minimum first-class at pre-M.Sc degree level

Third to pre-final year of Integrated M.Sc program or equivalent

GPA 6.0 on a scale of 10 (upto IV Sem)

First year of M.E/M.Tech program or equivalent

GPA 8.0 on a scale of 10 OR GPA 7.0 on
a scale of 10 for CFTIs at B.E/B.Tech level or GATE Score ≥600 or NET (Engineering) Rank from 1 to 100

Third year of B.E/ B.Tech program or equivalent

GPA 8.0 on a scale of 10 OR GPA 7.0 on
a scale of 10 for CFTIs (upto IV Sem)

Third to pre-final year of Integrated M.E/M.Tech program or equivalent

GPA 8.0 on a scale of 10 OR GPA 7.0 on a scale of 10 for CFTIs (upto IV Sem) or GATE Score ≥600 or NET (Engineering) Rank from 1 to 100

AcSIR Summer Training Program Reward

AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017 is funded by AcSIR-Kalam Fellowship. The selected students for this fellowship will be provided pre-decided fellowship amount & travelling allowance according to the table mentioned below:

Particular

Amount per student

Fellowship amount

Rs. 25,000

Travel allowance (Only for selected student)

Rs. 5,000


The fellowship amount will be paid after successful completion of the training program and submission of project report to the Laboratory Coordinator.

AcSIR Summer Training Program Application form and Process

Candidate can apply for this fellowship through online mode only. Few selected students will get a chance to stay on the campus of the respective CSIR Labs and work with some intellectual and leading scientists in India. For registration click the link below:

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STEP 1: Registration: Candidate who wants to apply for this fellowship must register first with the academy by providing his/her general detail such as Name, DOB, Address, Gender, Contact Number, etc.

  • After submitting the general details, the candidate will receive a confirmation email including ID & Password.
  • Candidate must click on the link given in the email and fill the application form.

STEP 2: Fill the application form: The candidate has to fill the application form giving the following details:

  • Personal Details: Candidate has to fill his/her personal details such as Name, DOB, Address, Gender, Contact Number, etc.
  • Academic Details: Candidate has to fill his/her academic details of PG, UG, 12th, 10th level etc. 
  • The candidate can give five preferences of CSIR Labs/Institutes.

STEP 3: Upload Photograph & Signature: The recent photograph and scanned signature of candidate have to be uploaded in .jpg, .jpeg, .png formats with the maximum size limit of 50 KB.

  • Photo should be in light background colour, preferably white
  • Sign should be in blue or black ink
  • Candidate can add the other relevant information and also can choose the five Laboratory Preferences.

STEP 4: Upload the required documents: The candidate has to upload the required document in PDF format, the documents should not be more than 5 MB.

Documents to be uploaded with the Application form: 

  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Research Proposal (250-300 words).
  • Plagiarism Check Report (To certifying that the Research Proposal is original).
  • Recommendation from HoD.
  • And Non-Disclosure Agreement in given formats.

AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017 Application Submission


The candidate has to submit the AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017 Application Form through online mode only. There is no need to send the application form or any other document to the Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research. However, it is advisable to take a printout of application form for future reference.

AcSIR Summer Training Program Selection Process

List of AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017 shortlisted candidates will be declared on 10 February 2017.  The selection of the candidate will be based on a Research Proposal and other selection criteria decided by the Committee. The shortlisted candidates will be informed electronically. The shortlisted candidates will have to appear in Interview.

  • Interview round will be held at a central location. The candidate has to appear in the interview, it is mandatory for consideration.
  • The candidate may be allowed to appear for the interview through electronic media (Skype etc.) under specific request.
  • Selection of the candidate for fellowship is purely based on merit/ performance in the interview.
  • The arrangements of food and loading will be made for candidate called for interview round only.

Calculation of CGPA for AcSIR Summer Training Program Application 2017

It is to be noted that the candidates have to calculate CGPA in accordance with the Percentage to CGPA conversion formula of their respective Institute.  If there is no set formula decided by their institute then the candidates will have to use the following formula:

CGPA = (Percentage + 5)/10

  • Applicants with percentage >= 95%, shall fill 10 CGPA.
  • If the CGPA of an applicant is on a scale other than 10, then the CGPA shall be required to be proportionately translated to 10.

CSIR Labs Participating in AcSIR Summer Training Program 2017

 

Lab Name

Area

CSIR - Fourth Paradigm Institute, Bangalore

Information Sciences

CSIR - Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee

Engineering Sciences

CSIR - Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology, Hyderabad

Biological Sciences

CSIR - Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow

Biological Sciences

CSIR - Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute, Pilani

Physical Sciences/ Engineering Sciences

CSIR - Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore

Biological Sciences

CSIR - Central Leather Research Institute, Chennai

Chemical Sciences/ Biological Sciences

CSIR - Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi

Engineering Sciences

CSIR - Central Scientific Instruments Organisation, Chandigarh

Physical Sciences

CSIR - Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar

Chemical Sciences/ Biological Sciences

CSIR - Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur

Biological Sciences/ Chemical Sciences

CSIR - Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata

Biological Sciences

CSIR - Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad

Chemical Sciences/ Engineering Sciences

CSIR - Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu

Biological Sciences

CSIR - Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun

Chemical Sciences/Biological Sciences/ Engineering Sciences

CSIR - Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow

Biological Sciences

CSIR - Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh

Biological Sciences

CSIR - National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore

Engineering Sciences

CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune

Chemical Sciences

CSIR - National Environmental Engineering Research Institute, Nagpur

Engineering Sciences

CSIR - North East Institute of Science & Technology, Jorhat

Chemical Sciences

CSIR - National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad

Physical Sciences

CSIR - National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

Chemical Sciences/ Biological Sciences/ Engineering Sciences

CSIR - National Institute of Oceanography, Goa

Physical Sciences

CSIR - National Metallurgical Laboratory, Jamshedpur

Engineering Sciences

AcSIR Summer Training Program Address

Training and Development Complex,
CSIR Campus, CSIR Road, Taramani,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600113

AcSIR Summer Training Program Contact Details

Contact Number: +91-044-2254 5679

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