Doctoral Fellows

Post graduates in Geology, Geophysics, Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences and allied degrees, who have acquired a Fellowship under CSIR/UGC-NET, DST-INSPIRE, DST-WOS or any other recognized agency are welcome to join CSIR-NGRI throughout the year. SAC (sac[at]ngri[dot]res[dot]in) will assist them to look for the appropriate supervisor to pursue a doctoral program, either from AcSIR or a University of choice.

The Fellowship holder, guided by his/her proposed Supervisor and willing to register in a University of choice will be required to make a presentation highlighting his/her completed work during Masters’ Dissertation and a brief outline of area of work for doctoral degree. Upon successful evaluation, the candidate will be issued the NOC Letter from CSIR-NGRI, which he/she may use for registration for the chosen doctoral program. Those who will be joining AcSIR (  have to go through the Interview as and when advertised.


Project Staff

CSIR-NGRI recruits graduate and post-graduate as Project Assistant at various levels to carry out work for externally and internally funded projects, through the advertisements on the website and interview from time to time. Such Project Staff are meant to primarily conduct work directly related to sponsored project deliverables. The Project Staff are encouraged to qualify for the CSIR/UGC-NET exams or achieve CSIR-SRF Fellowship. Promising Project Fellows may be permitted to pursue PhD program as per the regulations of the Institute(click here).

Guidelines for Research Scholars of CSIR-NGRI


For queries related to SAC, please contact:

Dr. Ravi Kumar M
Chief Scientist
Ph: 040-27012792
Email: sac[at]ngri[dot]res[dot]in