RGCB – Meritorious Student Awards (Revised 2009)

RGCB being a premier biotechnology institute in the country aims to make its PhD program outstanding. We would strive to make PhD students well groomed to meet the challenges offered by the cutting edge technology and highly competitive modern biotechnological research. To foster true scientific spirit in our students and to make them uncompromisingly productive on par with international standards, RGCB will give its PhD students, a challenging platform to showcase their research talents.

  • Dr. M. R. Das Career Award
    This award will be given for the best overall performance in the PhD programme, every year, in terms of the cumulative impact factor of publications, points gathered based on the presentations (oral & poster) in National and International symposia, and patents generated. The award includes a gold medal, a citation and a cash award of Rs. 25,000
  • Merit award of the year
    This will be a competitive award granted to the best research work presented on RGCB foundation day (November 18th every year). The award will be a citation and cash award of Rs.20, 000/- based on the evaluation of the oral presentations done by senior PhD students (from third year onwards) or project JRFs (from second year onwards) of the institute by a committee of external members.

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