Short-term Trainees

IGIB provides training to students with good academic record as well as interest and aptitude. The duration of the training can vary from 2 months up to one year.
➢ Period of training : Two months / Six months etc (The two months programme is for the summer months of May/June /July)
➢ Preferred Date of start of training (May-June for 2 months and January/July for six months)


For 2 months Rs 10000 for general and Rs 5000 for SC/ST candidates.
>2 months up to 6 months: Rs 20000 for general and Rs 10000 for SC/ST candidates
>6 months up to 1 year: Rs 30000 for general and Rs 15000 for SC/ST candidates
The fees has to be paid upfront as Demand Draft made out to Director, IGIB payable at Delhi. IAS/KUPY/AcSIR fellows will be exempt from the above mentioned fees.
In each batch some (to be decided on a yearly basis) deserving students will be given waiver on fees. Applications can be put in for this waver with CV, SOP and covering letter from 1st to 15th of May or December. Selection of these students will be decided by a committee after going through the applications in the second half of May and December and their decision will be final.

How to Apply

Students interested in training, may apply directly to the scientists of their choice by sending
(i) C.V. by e-mail only.
(ii) Scanned copy of H.O.D’s letter.
(iii) Please mention the Period of training
Depending upon your request, scientists will respond to you. An acceptance e-mail will then follow from H.R. Division, CSIR-IGIB regarding the formalities to be completed. Selection of trainee depends upon the suitability of the candidate and requirement/lab space in the institute.
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