The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has invited applications for junior research fellowship (JRF) in the naval physical and oceanographic laboratory (NPOL), Kochi. While a total of 4 JRF is on offer in the mechanical engineering discipline, the total number of JRF in oceanography has not been announced yet.
The last date for submission of application forms is October 28. Candidates with BE/B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering in first division with valid NET or GATE qualification or ME/M.Tech in Mechanical Engg in the first division both at Graduate and Postgraduate level are eligible to apply for JRF in mechanical engineering.
Candidates with Postgraduate Degree in Basic Science pertaining to the subject/discipline in first division with valid NET qualification or ME / M.Tech in Oceanography or Ocean Technology or Meteorology in first division both at Graduate and Postgraduate level are eligible for JRF in oceanography.
“The Fellowships shall be awarded initially for a period of two years (extendable as per rules), with monthly emoluments of Rs. 31,000/- plus House Rent Allowance as admissible under the rules,” the DRDO has said.