JNCASR Bangalore Project Oriented Biology Education (POBE) 2018


Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) invites applications for its Project Oriented Biology Education (POBE) Program for students studying in B. Sc first year (Science Stream) to explore their academic potential, stimulate deeper interest in science and infuse creativity and scientific temper amongst undergraduate students


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About Project Oriented Biology Education (POBE)
As part of its Science Outreach Program, in 2006 the Centre initiated a new program in biology for undergraduate students from other Institutions. Selected students are exposed to the concepts and methodologies driving integrative research in biology today, through a combination of lectures, laboratory projects and research

The program will be conducted during the summer vacation for a period of 6 to 8 weeks. Students selected are expected to work at the Centre for three consecutive summers and successful candidates will receive Diploma in Biology from the Centre

Those who complete the POBE program with outstanding performance will be eligible for admission to the MS-PhD program of the Centre subject to satisfactory performance in the interview


Important Dates

Last date for download of application form:                             23rd February 2018

Last date for receipt of completed application form:               2nd March 2018



Students presently studying in 1st year of three year B.Sc program only (in any science stream) are eligible to apply


  • The total number of Fellowships offered will be upto 10
  • A scholarship of Rs. 6000/- per month will be provided



Candidates can download the application form from the website: https://www.jncasr.ac.in/fe/pobe.php
Duly filled in application form along with the required documents should be sent to the address: The Academic Coordinator, Fellowships & Extension Programs, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur. P.O., Bangalore – 560 064

Announcement of Selected Candidates:

Only selected candidates will be intimated by first week of April – 2018 and the list will also be available on the JNCASR website
Mere applying to the program and satisfying the eligibility criteria does not guarantee selection

Selected candidates must indicate their acceptance within two weeks of the email sent or else it will be presumed that they are not interested in joining the program and the offer will be cancelled automatically

For more information visit the website: www.jncasr.ac.in


JNCASR, Bangalore

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advance Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore, (A Deemed University) Jakkur P.O., Bangalore-560064, (In association with Dept. of Science and Technology & Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, New Delhi), Tel.: 080-2208-2776, Website www.jncasr.ac.in


For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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