Recruitment of BIRAC Innovation Fellow: Application deadline closed on 5.00 PM on 1st December, 2016.

BIRAC Innovation Fellowships are highly competitive and prestigious. 

UIC-TNAU has three focus areas under which the BIRAC Innovation Fellow will be selected. 

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Focus area

Qualification & Eligibility


Molecular kits/diagnostics for plant/insect  diseases

Essential: M. Sc. (Ag) / life sciences or  Pharmacology or Biotechnology / ME / M. Tech in Agriculture /Biotechnology

Eligible/Desirable: Master’s research related to the proposed project, experience related to product development / industrial research


Plant/Microbe based therapeutic/industrial compounds


Omics technologies for crop improvement