Wednesday, July 20, 2016


Government of Tamil Nadu
4th Floor, EVK Sampath Maaligai,

DPI Compound, College Road,

Chennai -600 006

The following Addendum is issued to the notification / advertisement No. 03/2014 relating to the Direct recruitment of Assistant Professors in Engineering Colleges, published in New Indian Express, Dinamani and the Daily Thanthi on 16.07.2014.

In the said advertisement under para 1, the important Dates may be read as follows:

B. Commencement of Sale of Application : 17-08-2016
C. Last Date for Receipt of Application : 07-09-2016
D. Tentative Date of Written Examination : 22-10-2016

For more details:

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Newton Bhabha PhD Placements Programme 2016-17

Newton-Bhabha Ph.D. Placement Programme offers opportunity for the UK and Indian PhD scholars to spend a period of their study (2 to 4 months) in Indian and UK higher education institutions.

The Online Application for Newton Bhabha Ph.D. Placement Programme 2016-17 is launched on 05.07.2016.

In UK, The scheme is open only for UK scholars pursuing their PhD at a UK higher education institution.

In India, The scheme is open only for Indian scholars enrolled at Indian higher education institution with following criteria:
  1. INSPIRE PhD Senior Research Fellows (SRFs) of Batch 2013 are eligible to apply for a STEM subject. This includes Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Physical, Mathematics, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.
  2. PhD Scholar who have qualified through national level test and are pursuing PhD in mid second or third year of Life sciences are eligible to apply. 
Please refer to call guidelines for full details of eligibility criteria.
Please see the website: for Online Application
Deadline for applications: Friday 16th August 2016 by 17.00hrs UK time.

Result to be announced by mid November 2016

Placements to take place between April to December 2017.


For British Council India 
Purti Kohli
For DST – India
Dr S Mallikarjun Babu
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For DBT – India
Dr. Sanjay Kalia
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Monday, July 18, 2016

Workshop on Characterization of Materials for Advanced Applications @ NIT Trichy

TEQIP-II Sponsored Workshop on
Characterization of Materials for Advanced Applications

4-6 August, 2016

Department of Physics
National Institute of Technology
Tiruchirappalli – 620 015

Dates to Remember:

Deadline for submitting registration

form through email/post : 28.07.2016

Intimation of acceptance : 29.07.2016

Address for communication
Duly filled registration form has to be

Dr. M.C. Santhosh Kumar
Assistant Professor
Department of Physics
National Institute of Technology
Tiruchirappalli – 620 015
Ph: 0431-2503611, 2503614
Cell: 9443843014, 9952848153