Scholarship: Rs.12000/- per month (consolidated) for first and second years and Rs.14000/- per month in subsequent years. In addition, a book grant of Rs.6000/- per annum is provided to the students registered for Ph.D.
Requirements: M.Sc. in Physics with a minimum of 60% marks. Candidates who are appearing in the final year examination may also apply.
Maximum Age: 28 years
Selection Criteria: Candidates who have cleared either the Graduate Aptitude Test (GATE) or the CSIR-UGC-JRF (NET) examination in Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences or Physical Sciences will be called for the interview.
For others, a separate written examination will be conducted by the centre followed by the interview.
Applications with complete academic details given on a plain paper are to be accompanied by attested copies of certificates/degrees and should reach the Head, Equatorial Geophysical Research Laboratory, Krishnapuram, Tirunelveli 627 011, within 20 days of publication of this advertisement.