CDFD (Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics) Hyderabad Research Scholars Program 2012

Research Scholars Program-2012

The CDFD (Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics) Hyderabad, is a premier institute in the country, which provides services in DNBA Fingerprint and Diagnostics and conducts basic research in the frontier areas of Modern Biology

The current research themes includes, Computational and Structural Biology, Genetics and Epigenetics, Silmoth Genomics, Molecular Pathogenesis, Cancer and Stem Cell Biology, Cell Signaling, and Molecular and Cellular Biology
The details are listed on website

We invite application from highly motivated candidates, willing to take up challenges in Modern Biology, for admission to our Research Scholars program

Keeping in view the interdisciplinary nature of modern biology, we especially encourage persons from diverse backgrounds to apply

Those admitted as research scholars would be encouraged to apply for Ph.D program of Manipal University or University of Hyderabad


MBBS or Master’s degree in any branch of Science, Technology or Agriculture from a recognized University/Institute

Candidates (other than MBBS graduates) must have cleared the CSIR/UGC/DBTICMR/INSPIRE NET for JRF or GATE (All India top 1000 ranks of all streams) or JEST

MBBS candidates are exempted from any of the eligibility tests mentioned herein

Those who have appeared for their final semester examination, but are awaiting results, are also eligibility to apply

However, only those candidates will be considered who produce proof of having cleared the CSIR/UGC/ DBT/ ICMRI/ICAR/INSPIRE NET JRF or have qualified BINC examination conducted by the DBT with fellowship or GATE (All India top 100 Ranks of all the streams) or JEST

Admission to CDFD-Research Scholars program is based on a 2-tier system involving a written/ LAN based examination followed by interview of candidates who have qualified the written/ LAN based examination

Interested candidates who fulfill the above condition may register their names for Research Scholars Program-2012 by applying in the prescribed application form online

Complete the application form online at

The on-line facility of application will open on 12th March, 2012 and will be closed on 30th April, 2012

In case of candidate whose JRF examination results are announced after 30th April, 2012 but, before the written/LAN based examination of CDFD take place, and have qualified the NET with fellowship are also eligible to appear for the CDFD examination up furnishing the relevant details of having cleared the JRF/NET with fellowship under spot registration category

Applications may also be made on plain paper as per the format displayed on our website
Supported Docutuments:
Candidates applying off-line may send their application form alongwith the certificates in support of date of birth, education qualification, caste and NET fellowship etc,

The Head- Administration,

Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD),

Office Block; 2nd floor, Bldg-7,

Gruhakalpa, 5-4-399/B, MJ Road,

Nampally, Hyderabad-500001

so as to reach on or before 30th April, 2012

List of shortlisted candidates for the LAN examination will be displayed on website on 11th May, 2012

The Individual admit card/hall ticket with details of user name, password, venue of the examination and time will be sent though e-mail

No individual intimation letter would be sent

Eligible candidates will be called for computer based LAN examination on 24th June, 2012

Those who qualify the LAN based examination will be interviewed on 25th June, 2012

No TA/DA will be paid, Director, CDFD reserves the right to accept/reject any or all applications without assigning any reasons whatsoever


Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD), Hyderabad
Office block, 2nd Floor,Block No-7,

Gruhakalpa Complex, MJ Road,

Nampally, Hyderabad-500001
Tel 040-24749451, Fax 040-24749490,

Admission Notice-2012



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