PhD Positions at Centre of Biomedical Research (CBMR) in India, 2014/2015

The Scholars/students who wish to pursue research in Biomedical Fields are invited for the application process of scholarship from the Centre of Biomedical Research, Lucknow, India.

This is a well deserved scholarship awarded to scholars for pursuing research in interdisciplinary courses of Biomedical Research and expertise. This initiative encourages scholars to take up and pursue research of high quality with the help of scientists and doctoral holders.

Scholarship details

The applications for the scholarships are invited to study PhD at Centre of Biomedical research (CBMR) from eligible candidates or JRF qualified candidates who are interested in pursuing research and PhD in inter-disciplinary fields. The students applying should have a Master’s degree in Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Life Sciences with a good academic profile. The students should also be CSIR/UGC-JRF, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF qualified. The scholarships positions will be availing 16,000 plus HRA (The HRA will be provided as per the norms of the funding agency).

Criteria of eligibility

  1. The candidate applying for the position should be holding Master’s degree in Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Biochemistry, and Microbiology.
  2. The candidate should have a good academic record.
  3. The candidate should be a CSIR/UGC-JRF, ICMR-JRF, and DBT-JRF qualified.

Courses of Study

The research project entitled ‘Mechanistic and structural Biology of peptides/Proteins of Biomedical relevance using NMR in combination with modelling and MD simulations’.

Number of Awards

The scholarships awarded for this position is two.

Scholarship fee

The scholarship covers the fee of around 16000 plus HRA.

The house rent allowance for the scholarship position is according to the norms of the funding agency.

Scholarship is basically provided to the scholars and students by the centre of Biomedical Research (CBMR), Lucknow , India for the year 2014-2015.

Application Process

The scholarship is to be applied with the downloaded application form. The application form should also include a brief statement of the purpose of his/her interest in structural biology. The form also should include the detailed curriculum vitae either by post or by email to

The posts can be sent to the following address.

Dr. Dinesh Kumar

Centre of Biomedical Research

SPGIMS campus, Raebareili Road,

Lucknow- 226014, Uttar Pradesh

Selection Process

The selection process involves the following criteria.

  1. The CV is screened thoroughly for the applicant to attend the interview process.
  2. The interview process where the proof of knowledge is examined. The research aptitude is also evaluated.

Last date to Apply

The last date of the application form to be submitted to CBMR is on or before 31st July, 2014.

The applicants should be only Indian citizens who wish to pursue PhD in Biotechnological and Microbiology fields plus the student should be ready to undertake interdisciplinary courses.