Two-Year DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Engineering Graduates
Study Subject : Engineering
Employer : DAE, India
Level : Masters
Under this scheme, Engineering Graduates who are selected for the Training School program and who also have secured admission for MTech/ MChemEngg in select institutes and specializationsare paid stipend and tuition fee to pursue a MTech/ MChemEngg degree while retaining their employment in DAE.
After successful completion of one-year course work at the institute, fellows undertake project work, which is assigned and supervised jointly by a DAE and an institute guide. On successful completion of MTech/ MChemEngg, they are posted as Scientific Officers in DAE. On joining, they are required to first undertake a four-month Orientation Course (OCDF) at the BARC Training School.
The DGFS fellows are enrolled and posted in one of the following units of DAE :
Selected candidates are required to execute an agreement and a personal Indemnity Bond to serve DAE for at least three years after completion of training. Indemnity Bond is for Rs 2,45,000 for OCES trainees and Rs 5,05,000 for DGFS fellows. No third party surety is required.
During Training :
(i) Stipend and Allowances: OCES trainees as well as DGFS fellows are paid stipend of Rs 20,000 per month during the period of their training and a one-time book allowance of Rs 5,000,
(ii) Boarding and Lodging in DAE /Institute Hostel /Guest House is mandatory.
On Appointment : Appointment in DAE units shall be as a Group A Gazetted Officer of the Government of India except in BHAVINI, NPCIL and UCIL which are governed by the service rules of Corporations.
Two-Year DAE Graduate Fellowship Application Deadline : 31-3 2011