Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM)
Centre for Advanced Training in Earth System Sciences and Climate (CAT-ESSC)
Career Opportunities in Climate Sciences for M.Sc / B.Tech / M.Tech / MS Graduates
The Centre for Advanced Training in Earth System Sciences and Climate (CATESSC) announces admission to the second batch of scientist trainees. Meritorious candidates with M.Sc / B.Tech / M.Tech / MS degree with outstanding academic background throughout and with a high rank in the CSIRNET or IIT-GATE examination will be recruited, provided induction training extending to 18 months and on successful completion will be placed in the constituent institutes of the Earth System Sciences Organization (ESSO) of the Ministry of Earth Sciences as Scientists. The recruitees are encouraged to pursue Ph.D after placement. The program is carried out at IITM and a new campus with self contained facilities for training and research is being developed in Pune.
Age : The upper age limit is fixed as 28 years as on 30 April 2013. It is relaxable by 2 years for M.Techs, 5 years for candidates belonging to SC/ST, 3 years for candidates belonging to the Other Backward Communities.
All those who successfully complete the training program will be placed in any one of the constituent institutions of the ESSO as Scientist-B (for B.Tech / M.Sc) or Scientist-C (for M.Tech / MS).
Remuneration: The selected candidates will be inducted in the training program and will be paid a consolidated remuneration of Rs. 25000/- per month with an annual increment of Rs.1000/- .
How to Apply : Interested candidates may submit their applications online in the prescribed proforma with detailed CV and other relevant documents by 31 March 2013.
Please visit http://www.tropmet.res.in/