ICMR NICED JRF Recruitment 2021 - Notification, Date, Eligibility Criteria, Application Form

By Neetesh Tiwari|Updated : August 30th, 2021

Apply For the Post of JRF at ICMR NICED: National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases has released the notification to recruit the eligible candidates in their organisation for the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for research project. NICED is funded and affiliated with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). The post will be filled through the Walk-in-Interview process at the office address only. The selection will be filled on a contractual basis. The application process has already started, and the last date to fill the application is the 26th of August 2021. 

In this article, we will discuss the complete selection process for JRF at NICED and the eligibility criteria that need to be met before filling the application form. Read the complete article to get detailed information about the post for JRF at NICED. 

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The National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases or NICED (also known as ICMR-NICED) is an Indian medical institution that conducts research and develops strategies for the prevention, treatment and control related to enteric diseases to HIV / AIDS. NICED's head office is located in Kolkata, West Bengal. In 1968, the World Health Organization (WHO) granted the institute the status of "International Reference Center for the Typing of Vibrio Phage".

NICED is looking for eligible and talented candidates to fill the vacant seat under 1 project on a contractual basis. All the benefits regarding the salary and allowances will be given during the project period. It is a golden opportunity for the candidates to work with the ICMR affiliated centre and fulfil their research dream. Check the complete selection process and the eligibility criteria mentioned below:

ICMR-NICED JRF 2021 - Major Highlights

Institution NameICMR-NICED
Full Name The National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases
Job PostJunior Research Fellow
Number of Projects1
LocationKolkata, West Bengal
Last Date for the Application


Official Websitehttp://www.niced.org.in/

ICMR-NICED JRF 2021 - Important Dates/Events

Notification Released05.08.2021
Date of Interview26.08.2021
Reporting Time for registration & screening:26.08.2021 at 10:00 AM
Time of the interview:26.08.2021 at 11:00 AM
VenueICMR-National Institute of Cholera & Enteric Diseases ((NICED II Building within ID & BG Hospital Campus) P-33, C.I.T. Road, Scheme – XM, Beliaghata, Kolkata – 700010)

ICMR-NICED JRF 2021 - Qualification for Projects

Check the complete selection process along with the eligibility criteria for the post of JRF at NICED mentioned below:


“Cryo-electron tomographic study of Shigella infection cycle by a newly isolated lytic myoviridae phage: a developmental approach towards optimizing phage therapy” under Dr Moumita Dutta, Scientist ‘C’ and P.I. of the project.

No. of Vacancy: 01

Education Qualification: Саndidаtes must hаve 1st Сlаss M.Sс. in Biорhysiсs/Соmрutаtiоnаl Biоlоgy/Biосhemistry/Biоteсhnоlоgy оr аny relаted brаnсh оf Life Sсienсes frоm UGС-reсоgnized universities/ institutes with NET quаlified оr equivаlent.

Desirable Preferences: 

  • Hands-on experience in basic techniques of microbiology.
  • Candidates should have a Working knowledge and a strong interest in programming languages for Linux.
  • Candidates with a strong interest in cryoEM/structural biology will be preferred.
  • Whenever required, candidates should be willing to travel to National cryoEM facilities.

Age Limit: The maximum age to apply for the JRF job should not be more than 28 Years. 

Duration of Project: The project's duration is not specifically mentioned by ICMR-NICED, but it will be on a purely temporary basis.

Emoluments: Candidates will be given Rs. 31,000 /- + HRA per month during the period of the project.

ICMR-NICED JRF 2021 - How To Apply

  • Applicants who meet the above eligibility criteria may submit an application in the prescribed format by the date of the interview by posting a recent passport-sized photo and attaching personal information indicating academic records, professional experience, as well as self-attested copies of certificates. walk-in-interview at the mentioned address.
  • Bring the completed application with a set of photocopies of qualifications &experience and other important documents as well as the photographs mentioned above.
  • The applicant must submit all original certificates/evidence for verification. Applicants who do not bring original certificates will not be considered for a walk-in-interview/written test.

ICMR-NICED JRF 2021 - Selection Process

  • Candidates need to visit the official address for Walk-in-Interview.
  • After reaching the venue, candidates need to register themselves with all the required documents. 
  • After registration, candidates will be called for the interview process at the same venue.
  • On the basis of marks and the education qualification, the candidate will be awarded the seat for the JRF post at NICED.

ICMR-NICED JRF 2021 - Walk-In Address

Address - ICMR-National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, (NICED II Building within ID & BG Hospital Campus) P-33, C.I.T. Road, Scheme - XM, Beliaghata, Kolkata - 700010

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  • The full form of NICED is National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases

  • The recruitment is for the project under junior research fellowship and the number of seat is only 1

  • The selection will be through the interview through walk-in-interview process

  • Yes, you can register yourself at the venue on the same day. Visit the official venue and register yourself before attending the interview process.

  • No, there will be no application fee for the registration process.

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