National Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB), Hyderabad, invites applications for the NIAB Summer Training Programme (NIAB STP) forM.V.Sc./M.Sc./B.V.Sc./B.Tech. students for 2014.
NIAB STP is open to students from all branches of sciences from any Indian university/research institute. Those students who will complete their 1st
year of M.V.Sc./M.Sc. or in their 6th Semester of B.V.Sc./ B. Tech. in May/June/July 2014 are eligible to apply.
About NIAB Summer Training Programme:
NIAB STP is aimed at providing hands-on research experience to students with a hope to nurture their interests in pursuing a research career. NIAB STP is for a minimum period of 60 days without any break in the months of May-July 2014.
Each of the selected trainees will be assigned a small project work and will be supervised and mentored by NIAB scientists during their stay. Towards the end of the training programme, the trainees will have to submit a ‘Project Report’ and
also make an oral presentation of their project work.
All eligible students are requested to apply online via http://www.niab.org.in/ on or before 31-12-2013.
A committee nominated by the Director, NIAB, selects the trainees. The selection of the trainees is purely on merit and based on (i) his/her academic record (ii) ‘Statement of Purpose’ and (iii)‘Recommendation/Reference Letter’. Preference will be given to candidates with rural background and to those coming from institutes with less research infrastructure facilities. The number of trainees’ intake will depend upon the availability of bench space with NIAB scientists. The decision of NIAB with regards to the selection of candidates shall be final. Canvassing in any form and /or bringing in any influence, political or otherwise, will be treated as a disqualification.
For more information-http://www.niab.org.in/Notifications/STP/STP.pdf