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DBT JRF Biological Eligibility Test

  • Exam Mode : Online
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  • Examination category : Science
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  • Conducting Body : Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India
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Application Start (Tentative)

31-05-2022

Overview

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) organize a Junior Research Fellowship exam to select candidates for pursuing research in frontier areas of Biotechnology and Life Sciences. Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for Biological Eligibility Test. Candidates having an M.Sc/ M.Tech/ M.VSc in Biotechnology are eligible to appear in this exam. Candidates can apply online for the exam on the official website. 

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam Conducting Body:

The BET is a national level fellowship exam conducted by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India. The exam is conducted in online mode and the candidates who wish to appear for the exam must qualify the Online exam. The exam is conducted once in a year.

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam Important Dates:

Events

Dates

Mode

Link

Registration Date

Will be updated soon.

Online

http://rcb.res.in/BET2020

Application Date

Will be updated soon.

Admit Card

Will be updated soon.

Exam Date

Will be updated soon.

Result Date

Will be updated soon.

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam Selection Procedure: The selection process of the BET is given below:

  • Online Exam

  • Document Verification

The selection of the candidates purely depends on merit which is based on the performance in the above-mentioned rounds.

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam Pattern

The exam is conducted in online mode. The questions are objective type and the total time duration for the exam is 03 hours. The questions consist of General Science, General English, and Subjects relevant to the applied program (Biotechnology).

Sections

Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks

Section - A

  • General Science

  • General English

50

150

Section - B

Subjects relevant to the applied program (Biotechnology)

150 (Only 50 to be attempted)

150

 

Total

200

300

Note: There is a negative marking. 0.25 marks from the total allotted marks to each question gets deducted for the wrong answer. For more information go to the official notification.

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria:

  • Age limit: The upper age limit is 28 years. For Reserved Category, the relaxation is given as per govt. rules and regulations.

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates having minimum 50% marks in aggregate in Postgraduate (M.SC/ M.Tech/ M.Vsc in Biotechnology) from a recognized university are eligible to apply. The marks relaxation to Reserved Category is given as per govt. rules and regulations.

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam Syllabus:

- General English:

  • Passage

  • Preposition

  • Correction of Sentences

  • Active-Passive Voice

  • Direct-Indirect Sentences

  • Verbs/ Tense/ Non-Finite

  • Punctuation

  • Substituting Phrasal Verbs for Expression

  • Synonyms and Antonyms

  • Use of an Adjective

  • Compound Preposition

  • Determiners

  • Use of Pronouns

- General Awareness:

  • History (India and World)

  • Geography (India and World)

  • Indian Polity

  • Indian Economy

  • Current Affairs (India and World)

  • Static GK

  • General Science (Upto 10th)

  • Sports (Awards and Honors)

  • Awards and Honors (India and World)

  • Computer Literacy

- Subjects Relevant to the Applied Program - Biotechnology.

Department of Biotechnology (DBT) Entrance Exam FAQs:

Ques 1. What is the purpose of the BET Exam?

Ans. BET is a national level fellowship exam which is conducted by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India for the selection of candidates in Junior Research Fellowship program in DBT.

Ques 2. How can a candidate apply for the exam?

Ans. The candidates can apply in online mode through the official website.

Ques 3. Is there any age limit for the exam?

Ans. The upper age limit is 28 years.

Ques 4. Can the candidate make changes to the examination center?

Ans. No changes are allowed after submitting the form.

Ques 5. What is the educational qualification for appearing in the exam?

Ans. The educational criteria are 50% marks in aggregate in Postgraduation from a recognized university. 

Ques 6. Which documents are required to fill the online application?

Ans. The following documents must be scanned:

  • Photograph

  • Signature

  • Class 10th/ 12th Certificate

  • Class 10th Certificate as Age Proof

  • Graduation Semesters Certificate

  • Other Educational Certificate.

Ques 7. How do I prepare for the exam?

Ans. The preparation can be done as per the above-mentioned syllabus.

Ques 8. When will the BET 2020 be held?

Ans. 3rd oct 2020

Ques 9. How many fellowships lead to the BET?

Ans. The candidates are advised to go through the official notification.

Ques 10. From where can a candidate get the information regarding the exam?

Ans. The candidates can get the information from the official website.

CONCLUSION:This exam is a fellowship exam. This exam offers a nice opportunity for the applicants who want to join the DBT. Interested applicants can apply for the exam in online mode through the official website. The team of estudentbook wishes you all the best for your upcoming future.

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