ANNOUNCEMENTS
NCBS/inStem-Cambridge Postdoctoral Fellowship

The NCBS, Bangalore, inStem, Bangalore, and the University of Cambridge, have announced the NCBS-inStem-Cambridge Postdoctoral Fellowship (NiC-PDF), which allows for the joint-appointment of up to 4 Postdoctoral Fellows per year to work in Cambridge for half the period of a 4 year term, with the other half of the tenure to be completed in a partnering research group based in NCBS/inStem. Apply before 28th April 2015. More details here...

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ph.D. Programme in Computational Biology

The Institute of Mathematical Sciences( IMSc) announces call for application for the  Ph.D. programme in computational biology. This is open for students interested in frontier research at the interface of biology, computation, physics and applied mathematics.Last date to send completed application is 31 March, 2015. For more details, click here.

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ravi Sankaran Fellowships

The Fellowship helps people who want to make a difference in the field of biodiversity conservation in India by funding three activities every year: The deadline for receiving complete application is 15 April 2015. For more details on application procedure and eligibility, click here.

NEWS STORY
IISc Engineering Department reaches out to prospective students via social media

The Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore is hosting Google+ Hangouts on two consecutive days—10th and 11th March 2015. Titled “ECE Admissions demystified”, the Hangout—the first of its kind for the department, and perhaps the Institute—aims to clarify the admission process for its graduate courses. Harini Barath reports...

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Pain-free drug delivery system could transform diabetes treatments

Edd Gent reports about a new pain-free drug delivery system developed by a team of biologists and aerospace engineers from Bangalore, which could provide a novel way of treating hard to shake infections in diabetics.