Study Subject : Science Communication
Employer : National Council of Science Museums
Level : Masters
National Council of Science Museums, an autonomous scientific & research organization under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, engaged in popularization of Science & Technology among the people at large, intends to offer Post Graduate Fellowships(10) for a period of two years commencing from July, 2011.
The selected Fellows will undergo full time four Semester Master of Science (M.S) Course in Science Communication being conducted by the Council in collaboration with the Birla Institute of Technology & Science(BITS), Pilani on an off-campus mode.
The lectures and tutorials would be held at National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata.
Essential Qualification for NCSM Fellowship :
i) 1st Class Bachelor degree in Engineering or Technology in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Information Technology / Telecommucation /Computer / Metallurgy / Chemical / Production Engineering or
ii) 1st Class M.Sc. degree in Physics / Chemistry / Zoology / Botany/Biotechnology / Environmental Science.
Fellowship: Rs.8,000/- per month for two years with contingency grant of Rs.8,000/- per annum.
Mere possession of requisite qualifications shall not entitle the candidates to be called for the Test and Interview.
Decision of the Council in this regard shall be final. Canvassing in any form and / or bringing in any influence, political or otherwise, will be treated as disqualification for the fellowship. Interim enquiries will not be entertained.
NCSM Fellowship Application Deadline : 19 February 2011