Acsir Summer Training Program

AcSIR Summer Training 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program

Last date to apply

January 2nd week 2018

About AcSIR Summer Training 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program

AcSIR Summer Training 2018 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. To apply for the scholarship programme, the candidates need to fill and submit an application form. This page gives the complete details about APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Training Programme 2018. 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.

ACSIR Scholarship

AcSIR Summer Training Program 2018 Dates

Event

Date 2016

Dates (Tentative)

AcSIR Training Program Registration Start 

9 December 2016

December 2017

Application Closing Date

13 January 2017

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Shortlist Declaration

10 February 2017

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Selection Interview

10-27 March 2017

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Final Result Declaration

31 March 2017

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AcSIR Summer Training 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program Eligibility Criteria

Gender  Both
Region  India
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 2018, the candidate must be in

  • The first or Third to the pre-final year of Integrated M.Sc;
  • First or Third to a pre-final year of  M.E/M.Tech; 
  • The third year of B.E/ B.TecH, with the following CGPA

Course wise Qualifying CGPA

Course 

Qualifying CGPA 

The first year of the 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 (up to IV Sem)

The 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 (up to IV Sem)

Third to a 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 (up to IV Sem) or GATE Score ≥600 or NET (Engineering) Rank from 1 to 100

AcSIR Summer Training 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program Reward

AcSIR Summer Training Program 2018 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. 

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

Rewards for AcSIR Summer Training Programme 2018

Particular

Amount per student

Fellowship amount

Rs. 25,000

Travel allowance (Only for selected student)

Rs. 5,000

AcSIR Summer Training 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program Application form and Process

The application for the AcSIR Summer Training 2018 programme has not started yet. The application process is expected to start in the month of December 2017. 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.

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Steps to apply for AcSIR Summer Training 2018 Programme

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, Class 10 and 12 level. 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 of 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 along with the AcSIR Summer Training 2018 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.

Submission of the Application Form


The candidate has to submit the AcSIR Summer Training Program 2018 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 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program Selection Process

List of AcSIR Summer Training Program 2018 shortlisted candidates will be declared in the month of February 2018. The selection of the candidate will be based on a Research Proposal and other selection criteria decided by the Committee. 

AcSIR Summer Training 2018 - Selection Process

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 2018

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 2018

 

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 of 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 2018 - APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Program Contact Details

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

Contact Number: +91-044-2254 5679

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