ICMR JRF - (Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Age limit, Fellowship, Syllabus)

Number of tests Once in a year
Validity period The validity of result will be two years for placement in ICMR funded projects.
Fellowship duration Five years
Fellowship amount Rs 31,000/ per month for JRF
Annual contingency grant of Rs. 20,000/- per year
Mode of examination Computer based Test
Number of seats 120
Time duration 2 hours
Maximum marks 125
Nature of questions MCQs
Number of questions 150
Pattern Aptitude 50 (Answer all 50 questions)
Life Sciences 100 (Answer any 75 questions)
Negative marking 25% for each wrong answer
Eligibility M.Sc. or equivalent degree or RA (Result Awaited) in Life Sciences
For General/EWS/OBC candidates with minimum of 55% marks
For the SC/ST and PwBD candidates with minimum of 50% marks
Age limit Relaxation up to five years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST, PwBD and female candidates
Relaxation up to three years in the case of OBC category
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