Long Term Training

The project work-training of five to six months will be offered to students doing M.Sc/ M.Tech in Biotechnology/Bioinformatics or Life Science disciplines, and B.Tech (Biotech/Bioinformatics) degree programmes. The training aims at providing an opportunity for carrying out research in Plant Biotechnology and Genomics. Application in the prescribed format (Annexure I) with detailed biodata and relevant documents from prospective candidates will be received round the year and the students selected by a selection committee will be informed accordingly by e-mail. The selected candidate will have to work in one of the on-going projects of the centre under the supervision of a scientist of NIPB. On completion of project work the candidate will be allowed to submit a thesis/report/dissertation to his/her institution with signature of the scientist of NIPB as co-supervisor. A copy of the thesis must be submitted to the Director, NIPB and any publication or IPR resulting from the project work will be in the name of NIPB. However, the trainee will get suitable authorship in the publication depending upon the level of his/her contribution. A course fee for(Long-term i.e more than 3 months) Rs. 5000/- per month plus service tax (GST 18% effect from 01 July 2017) &for (Short-term i.e 1-3 months) Rs  15000+18%GST will be charged.

  1. New applications are invited 
  2. Last date for submission of applications  is 30 November, 2021.

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Contact Address:

All applications should be addressed to :

The Director

National Institute for Plant Biotechnology
New Delhi – 110 012, INDIA
Phone : +91-11-25841787, Ext : 250
Fax : +91-11-25843984