About CDFDThe Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad, is a nation's leading institute. The autonomous institute is aided by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India and other agencies. The Centre works in DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics and other areas of modern biology. CDFD also recognised for PhD programmes in Life Sciences by the University of Hyderabad.
About the Research ProgramCDFD is offering opportunities to talents students for its Research Scholar Program. The program will start tentatively in September/October 2020. Candidates from the diverse field are encouraged to apply for the program and also get an opportunity to enrol in the PhD program of Manipal Academy of Higher Education or Regional Centre for Biotechnology.
Themes of the Research ProgramThe current research themes are:
Eligibility criteriaTo be eligible for the research program the candidates must fulfil the following criteria:
Application ProcedureThe applicants satisfying the eligibility requirements may register themselves for the CDFD Research Scholar Program 2020. The application must be submitted through online mode. To fill the online application form candidates must visit the official website of CDFD.
Scanned copy of documents required to be uploaded on the portal along with the application form includes:
Note: Director CDFD reserves the right to accept/ reject any or all applications assigning no reasons.
Selection procedureSelection of candidates for the CDFD-Research Scholars Program will be based on an interview. The interview will be conducted in September 2020 through Video Conferencing. Dates will be declared later. The applicants need to be available for more than one round of interviews, spread over 3 days if needed. After the interviews, candidates are advised to be in touch with CDFD faculty through e-mail or phone to familiarize themselves with their research interests.
Important datesBeginning of online application submission: 10.07.2020
Closing date for online application submission: 09.08.2020
Display of short-listing for an interview: 20.08.2020
Date of Interview: September 2020. Date(s) to be announced later.
For any queries, please contact
Address: Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD)
Inner Ring Road, Uppal,
Hyderabad - 500 039
Ph No. +91-40-27216204, 27216199