Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Training Schools (OCES/DGFS-2011) , BARC Invites Engineering Graduates and Science Post-Graduates.
Two-year DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Engineering Graduates and Physics Post-Graduates for the term beginning in 2011 (DGFS-2011).
Under this scheme, Engineering Graduates and Physics Post-Graduates who are selected for the Training School programme and who also have secured admission for MTech/ MChemEngg in select institutes and specializations , are paid stipend and tuition fee to pursue a MTech/ MChemEngg degree while retaining their employment in DAE.
After successful completion of one-year course work at the institute, fellows undertake project work, which is assigned and supervised jointly by a DAE and an institute guide.
On successful completion of MTech/ MChemEngg, they are posted as Scientific Officers in DAE. On joining, they are required to first undertake a four-month Orientation Course (OCDF) at the BARC Training School. The DGFS fellows are enrolled and posted in one of the following units of DAE:
a) BARC, Mumbai b) RRCAT, Indore c) IGCAR, Kalpakkam.
Allocation of a DGFS fellow to a DAE unit is done at the beginning of the MTech/ MChemEngg programme.
Selected candidates are required to execute an agreement and a personal Indemnity Bond to serve DAE for at least three years after completion of training. Indemnity Bond is for Rs 2,45,000 for OCES trainees and Rs 5,05,000 for DGFS fellows. No third party surety is required.
During Training: (i) Stipend and Allowances: OCES trainees as well as DGFS fellows are paid stipend of Rs 20,000 per month during the period of their training and a one-time book allowance of Rs 5,000, (ii) Boarding and Lodging in DAE/Institute Hostel/Guest House is mandatory.
On Appointment: Appointment in DAE units shall be as a Group A Gazetted Officer of the Government of India except in BHAVINI, NPCIL and UCIL which are governed by the service rules of Corporations.
According To BARC Website
Applicants to the BARC Training School in the Engineering Disciplines whose GATE Score is greater than or equal to the cut-off GATE Score mentioned below have qualified for Selection Interview. These applicants will not be permitted to write the Engineering Written Test.
Note that there will be no written test for Civil Engineering Discipline. The interview schedule both for GATE qualified Engineering applicants as well as qualified Science candidates will be displayed on this website by April 25, 2011.
Disciplines with Discipline Code Cutoff GATE Score
Mechanical Engineering (21) 550
Chemical Engineering (22) 450
Metallurgical Engineering (23) 450
Electrical Engineering (24) 650
Electronics Engineering (25) 725
Computer Engineering (26) 780
Instrumentation Engineering (27) 625
Civil Engineering (29) 700