The Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) exam is recognized in life Science/Social Science by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi which is also linked with the ‘Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research’ (PGIMER), Chandigarh. A national level entrance examination is started by the institutes. Which will be held at different examination centers. Centers such as Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Bhopal, Hyderabad, Varanasi, Bhubaneshwar, Srinagar Guwahati.
The 150 scholarships which will be awarded to the Candidates after they will qualify the JRF Scholarship Exam 2018. The candidates who are awarded by the scholarship will be eligible for the admission in the Medical College/ Hospital/ University/ National Laboratory/ Institution of Higher Learning and Research to pursue the PhD/ Research Program in the field of Biomedical Sciences with emphasis on Life Sciences such as Microbiology, Physiology, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Immunology, Pharmacology, Zoology, Botany, Environmental Sciences and Veterinary Sciences etc.
How is cutoff evaluated?
After the Successful Completion of ICMR JRF Exam, the Indian Council of Medical Research will release the ICMR JRF cutoff and the candidates those who will clear the cutoff marks in the Entrance Exam will be considered as the qualified candidate. The candidates scoring minimum ICMR JRF 2018 Cutoff Marks will certainly take admission in the Ph.D. course of associated UGC University.
The cutoff is evaluated by many factors such as Number of candidates appeared for the ICMR Exam, Number of candidates passed the exam, Difficulty level of question paper, Number of vacancy for this exam, cutoff can be sectional wise.
Important Dates for ICMR JRF 2018
|S.No.||Name of events||Dates (tentative)|
|1.||Date of official notification for ICMR JRF 2018||April 2018|
|2.||Last date of submission of ICMR JRF Application Form 2018||May 2018|
|3.||ICMR JRF Admit Card 2018 release date||June/July 2018|
|4.||ICMR JRF 2018 commencement date||July 2018|
|5.||Date of declaration of ICMR JRF Result 2018||August 2018|
ICMR JRF Cut Off Marks
|S. No||Category||Cut-off Marks|
ICMR JRF Merit List
The ICMR JRF Merit List will make clear to the candidates about the information that whether they are eligible or not. The candidates are given priority based on the Merit list. If the candidate’s name and registered number in the list, they are selected and have to be prepared for the further rounds selection.
Merit list will be released after the release of the ICMR JRF Result declared officially.
Steps to check the ICMR JRF Result 2018
Candidates who are going to appear for the exams they can check the result from the official website of the ICMR. To help the candidates to check their results online we have provided the steps which will help with the easy guidance for ICMR JRF Result.
- Candidates can visit the official website icmr.nic.in.
- Find the link to Result of ICMR JRF, which is available on the page.
- Click on ICMR JRF Result link.
- You have to enter all the details in given fields.
- Click on submit button after filling the required information.
- The result will be displayed on the screen.
- You have to take a printout of the Mark sheet.