Gujarat Institute of Development Research GIDR

Doctoral Fellowships Jobs in Ahmedabad - Gujarat Institute of Development Research (GIDR)

Last Date to Apply: 07-09-2018
Doctoral Fellowships - Job Details Date of Posting: 10-08-2018
ICSSR Doctoral Fellowships in Economics for the year 2018-19. recruitment in Gujarat Institute of Development Research

Following are the eligibility criteria: Candidates with minimum 50% marks in graduation and 55% in post graduate degree in Economics are eligible to apply. Five per cent (5%) relaxation of marks will be given to SC/ST candidates. The candidates should have qualified in UGC-NET/Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET)/M.Phil or the Ph.D. Entrance Test (PET) conducted by Maharaja Krishnakumarsinhji Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar.

The candidate should not be more than 40 years of age on the last date of application. There shall be an age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST candidates; 

Candidates who have already availed of UGC Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)/Rajiv Gandhi Doctoral Fellowship (RGDF)/Maulana Azad Doctoral Fellowship (MADF) and such other Bodies are not eligible to apply.

Selection Process: Candidates who have already passed GSET/UGC- NET/PET within past two years (not before October 2016) shall be eligible for exemption from PET.  The selection process will include two stages. In the first stage, eligible candidates will be short-listed based on their bio-data and research proposal provided in the prescribed application form.

Fellowship: The Ph.D. scholars will be paid a fellowship amount of Rs.16,000/- (Rupees sixteen thousand only) per month plus Rs.15,000/- (Rupees fifteen thousand only) per annum as contingency grant.

Completed application forms should be addressed to the Director, Gujarat Institute of Development Research, Near Gota Flyover, Gota, Ahmedabad 380 060 and should reach GIDR on or before September 7, 2018. 

The envelope needs to superscribe “Application for ICSSR Doctoral Fellowship 2018-2019”. A soft copy of the duly completed application form along with scanned copies of the enclosures should also be submitted before 5.00 p.m. on September 7, 2018,

About Gujarat Institute of Development Research GIDR

The Gujarat Institute of Development Research (GIDR),established in 1970, is a premier organisation recognised and supported by the Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi and Government of Gujarat. It is an approved institute of Maharaja Krishnakumarsinhji Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar, Gujarat. GIDR undertakes analytical and policy-oriented research concerning development issues.