CDFD Hyderabad Senior Research Fellowship
Centre for DNA Fingerprinting And Diagnostics (CDFD)

B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology),M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Scholarship Overview

Centre for DNA Fingerprinting And Diagnostics (CDFD), an autonomous institute of the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, invites applications from MSc/BE/BTech/BVSc/BPharm degree holders for CDFD Hyderabad Senior Research Fellowship 2020. The fellowship is meant for the project entitled, "Characterization of tumour suppressor function of mRNA 4466". The selected candidates will receive INR 31,000 per month plus HRA (applicable only if the selected candidate does not avail CDFD hostel accommodation).


The selected candidates will receive INR 31,000 per month plus HRA (applicable only if the selected candidate does not avail CDFD hostel accommodation).

Selection Criteria

The selection of the candidates will be made based on the applicant's qualification and experience. 

Terms and Conditions
  • Mere fulfilling the minimum qualifications will not entitle the candidate for being shortlisted for interview.
  • The decision of the Director, CDFD will be final in this respect and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
  • Any of the selected individuals may from time to time be assigned to perform any other duties commensurate with their qualifications, by the Director, CDFD.
  • Relaxation of age for SC/ST/OBC/Physically Handicapped/Women applicants will be as per Govt. of India rules.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by July2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must -

  • Not be more than 32 years of age
  • Hold an MSc/BE/BTech/BVSc/BPharm, or equivalent degree with at least two years of research experience post-MSc/BE/BTech/BVSc/BPharm, OR
  • Hold an ME/MTech or equivalent degree in Engineering/Technology, OR
  • Hold an MBBS or BDS with 1-year internship/MVSc/MPharm or equivalent

How To Apply

  • Eligible candidates can apply for the fellowship by following the steps mentioned below:

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
    Step 2: Click on the 'Start' button to start the application. 
    Step 3: Fill in all the required details.
    Step 4: Upload the required documents including the letters of reference.
    Step 5: Submit the application form.