Monday, February 27, 2012


                   MAY-28 TO JULY-06, 2012
                          Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
                              Kalpakkam -603 102, Tamilnadu

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research is conducting a six week Summer Training Programme in Physics (STIP-12) and Chemistry (STIC-12) for students entering their final year of regular or integrated MSc (Physics/Chemistry). (Students completing MSc in 2012 need not apply.)
This six week long programme will comprise of both theoretical lecture courses and hands-on laboratory experience through projects. This programme is aimed at motivating the students to pursue a career in research. The theme for this year’s course is Computational Methods in Physics & Chemistry
Twenty students will be selected in each discipline. The selected students will be provided a stipend of Rs.4000/- per month and their travel expenses by sleeper class train will be reimbursed.
Accommodation on payment basis will be arranged.

Eligibility: A consistent good academic track record with a First Class in BSc and First Semester of MSc and with a strong desire to take up Research career.
How to Apply:
(1) Please apply in the attached format.
(2) Please send a write-up, in your own words, printed on a separate sheet
(hard copy, one page only) on “ Use of Computers for research in
Physics/Chemistry” accompanying the filled in application form.
Both the application form in the above format as well as the printed write-up should be sent by post to the respective Course Director.
The Course Director, STIP-12
Materials Science Group
IGCAR, Kalpakkam – 603 102

The Course Director, STIC-12
Chemistry Group
IGCAR, Kalpakkam – 603 102

Please bring this notice to the attention of all colleges, having M.Sc.
Programmes in Physics and / or Chemistry, affiliated to your University.
See web site:
Deadline for receipt of application and the write-up at IGCAR : 02-03-2012.
For downloading Application form Click Here.