DBT-RA Programme

DBT- Research Associateship (RA) Programme

DBT Research Associateship programme was started in year 2001 for post-doctoral research in frontier areas of Biotechnology and allied areas at premier institutions across the country. This programme is being coordinated by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. The fellowship is initially awarded for a period of two years and support can be extended for 1-2 years based on review of progress. The objective of DBT-RA program is to train and nurture young scientists and generate critical mass of trained manpower in modern areas of biology and biotechnology and build a robust postdoctoral base in country. There is special provision for candidates from North-East Region.

For more details visit: https://mrdg.iisc.ac.in/dbt-ra-program/about-dbt-ra-program/

Success stories

  • 1035 research associates have been supported during last five years.
  • DBT RAs have published the 156 research articles in peer reviewed journals and have been granted 3 patents.

Concerned Officer for more information

Programme Head Dr. Sundeep Sarin, Scientist G
Email sundeep[at]dbt[dot]nic[dot]in
Phone No. 011-24361035
Programme Coordinator Dr. Manoj Singh Rohilla, Scientist E
E-mail manojsrohilla[dot]dbt[at]nic[dot]in
Phone 011-24363726
Attached Officer Dr. Sneh Lata Singh, Scientist C
E-mail snehlata[dot]singh[at]dbt[dot]nic[dot]in
Phone 011-24360295
Program Coordinator Prof. Arun Kumar, Ph.D.
Address Department of Molecular Reproduction, Development & Genetics, Biological Sciences Building,
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore-560 012 Tel: 080-2293 2462
E-mail arunk[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
Website https://mrdg.iisc.ac.in/dbt-ra-program/about-dbt-ra-program/