The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has released a notification stating that the ICMR JRF 2021 application process will begin on 1 July 2021. The notification was released in collaboration with the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. Students will be able to apply for the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) online at the official website (pgimer.edu.in or icmr.nic.in). Furthermore, the application process will conclude by 31 July 2021.
The Indian Council of Medical Research will conduct the PGIMER JRF exam on 12 September 2021 from 3 PM to 4:30 PM. Authorities will release the detailed ICMR JRF notification in the last week of June 2021. The notification will be available on the websites of ICMR & PGIMER, Chandigarh.
Meanwhile, students are advised to check the eligibility criteria and other details such as the educational qualifications, age limit, and other details required for the exam. Hence, the basic eligibility criteria for the JRF exam is to get a degree in M.Sc/MA or equivalent with a minimum of 55% marks for General/OBC candidates. However, the minimum marks required for SC/ST, Physically Handicapped (PH), and Visually Handicapped (VH) applicants are 50%
Students can check the important dates of the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) 2021 from the following table.
|ICMR JRF application form start date||1 July 2021|
|ICMR JRF application form deadline||31 July 2021|
|ICMR JRF examination date||12 September 2021|