How is one supposed to know who all are invited to the Shyam Prasad Mukherjee Fellowship (SPMF) interview? Even though my friend has stood 10th at the national level in CSIR-UGC-NET JUNE 2016 general category rank list of the life sciences group, he hasn,t got any call to attend the interview for SPMF? Please guide as to what is the procedure?
The main objective of the fellowship is to nurture the budding scientific talent and to nourish the objective of the pursuit of scientific research. According to the official statement only only 10 SMP each in life science and chemical science & 5 SMP each from the earth science, physical science and mathematical science will be awarded through the interview mode.
Candidates in the ratio of 1:3 will be called for interview in each subject.
Number of the candidate will be called for the interview are:
- Chemical Sciences: 30
- Life Science: 30
- Earth Science: 15
- Mathematical Science: 15
- Engineering Sciences:15
Note: From 2015, Engineering Science is discontinuous from [csir net exam]
Well, the basic eligibility criteria to avail the CSIR Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Scholarship is that the Candidate should be amongst top merit rankers.