The deadline for online applications was 1st April 2013.

  Online Applications are now closed.  
  Print outs of the online applications will be accepted at ACTREC till Monday 8th April 2013 only.  
  • During screening, incomplete forms and those without enclosures will be rejected.
  • TMC reserves the right to increase the minimum eligibility criteria to a higher percentage of marks in the qualifying exam, in case of receipt of large number of applications.
  Our Next Upload on 26th April 2013 after 5 pm will contain:  
  • List of Candidates eligible for the Written Entrance Exam being held on 26th May 2013.
    (Candidates must note down the Seat Nos assigned to them – there are NO hall tickets.)   
  • List of Candidates called for Direct Interviews being held on 3rd, 4th, 5th June 2013.
  • List of Research Projects for JRF 2013 batch of Ph.D. students this year and the Email IDs of the Guides. (Candidates are encouraged to interact with and seek information from the Guides.)

Note: Post-WEE Interview Dates are 28th, 29th and 30th May 2013

Date of Exam: Sunday 26th May 2013
Exam Timing:  10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.
Exam Centre: Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Technology, Opp. Kharghar Station, Sector 7, Belpada, CBD, Navi Mumbai - 400 614
  Candidates are expected to:
  • Make their own arrangements for travel and living in Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai.
  • Reach the Exam Centre by 9.30 a.m.
  • Know their Seat Nos and locate their Room Nos - from the lists put up on the notice boards at the entrance of the Exam Centre.
  • Carry a valid photo ID, 2B Pencils, Eraser and Sharpener to the Exam Centre.
  Exam Details
  • The duration of the JRF 2013 written entrance exam is 3 hrs (10.30 am to 1.30 pm).
  • The questions are objective type, with multiple choices; there is no negative marking.
  • The exam comprises of questions of 1, 2 or 4 marks. The number of questions and subsections of the paper vary slightly from year to year.
  • The exam assesses the candidates' grasp of fundamental and applied aspects of modern biological sciences. In addition, the questions cover physics, chemistry and mathematics.

Results of Written Entrance Exam

The list of Candidates qualifying for interview, based on their performance in the Written Entrance Exam, will be displayed at the:  (i) ACTREC website, (ii) ACTREC Security Gate, and (iii) Exam Centre on Monday 27th May 2013 after 7 p.m.

Post - WEE Interview Dates :               28th, 29th and 30th May 2013
Direct Interview Dates :                        3rd, 4th and 5th June 2013
Interview Timing:  10 a.m. onwards (morning); 1.30 p.m. onwards (afternoon)
Interview Centre:      3rd floor Seminar/ Conference/ Meeting Rooms, Khanolkar Shodhika, ACTREC, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai- 410210
  Candidates called for interview are expected to:
  • Make their own arrangements for travel and living in Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai.
  • Reach ACTREC by 9.30 a.m. or 12.45 pm as per the Interview Lists
  • Carry a valid photo ID and the following documents in original:M.Sc. mark sheets/ degree certificate, dissertation (if any), SC/ST/PH proof (if applicable). In addition, Direct Interview candidates must carry original + 1 photocopy of external JRFship award proof.

FINAL Results

The list of candidates selected or waitlisted for JRF 2013 award will be displayed on the ACTREC website on Friday 14th June 2013, after 7 p.m.