DST – Department of Science & Technology as a part of Women Scientist scheme , is now inviting applications from all the interested female candidates for 8th batch of KIRAN IPR – Women Scientists scheme.
There are three categories under DST- Women Scientist Scheme, WOS-A, WOS-B and WOS-C . This particular Scheme , KIRAN IPR 2015 comes under WOS-C.
About Women Scientist Scheme – WOS C 2015:
This category is mainly focused to provide opportunities to the women scientists for the self employment, by utilizing their specializes knowledge in the following areas,
- Proof reading
- Science journalism
- Technical translation
- Clinical pathology labs
- Medical transcription etc.
The Aim of this scheme is to train women scientists having qualifications in science/engineering/ medicine or allied areas in the area of (IPR) Intellectual Property Rights and their management for a period of 1 year and develop a pool of women scientists geared up in creating, protecting and managing intellectual property in India.
Selection Procedure: Selection will be made through an all India Examination and interview
All the selected candidates will be trained, and the training will include 1 to 2 months of intensive orientation programme on IPR at New Delhi, India.
The candidates will be placed as interns in any of the Coordination Centres for hands-on-training at
- Chennai, and
- 20,000/-Per Month for BTech/MSc/MBBS/BPharma or equivalent
- 30,000/- Per Month for MTech/PhD/ MVSc/ MPharma or equivalent during the training.
Eligibility: Only Women with Indian Nationality are Eligible to apply.
Age Limit : Minimum 27 years; Maximum 45 years as on 01-06-2015.
Educational Qualifications: Master of Science; Bachelors in Engineering/Technology or any other equivalent Qualification.
How to Apply – Women Scientist Scheme 2015 ?
Interested candidates can only submit their applications through online by visiting any of the following three websites.
Last Date to Submit the Applications: July 19th 2015.
KIRAN-IPR (WOS C) Notification
Women Scientist Scheme DST complete Details