DBT – Biotech Industrial Training Programme (BITP) is a programme of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, managed by Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL). The objective of BITP is to provide an opportunity to biotech students to acquire practical skills and experience working on projects alongside industry experts as well as to provide an opportunity for the industry to identify potential employees. During the training stipend @ Rs.10,000/ per monthis paid to trainees and bench fee is paid to companies to cover expenses towards training. DBT invites applications from the biotech students and requisitions from the biotech companies.
Attn Biotechnology Industry:
Biotech companies interested to provide hands on industrial training to the students of biotechnology under BITP may apply online. The companies would have no obligation towards any payments to trainees. For “Requisition Form” please visit http://bcil.nic.in/bitp2015/index.asp. Trainees would be provided to companies subject to availability.
Attn Biotechnology Students:
Biotech students interested in training in biotech companies may apply online latest by May 10, 2015. B.E/B.Tech/M.Sc./M.Tech./M.V.Sc. in Biotechnology from Indian recognized universities with minimum 50% marks or equivalent grade completed in the year 2014 or 2015 are eligible to apply. Candidates will be selected based on online test followed by interview. Online test would be conducted at centers across the country. For details about the programme and to fill the application form, please visit http://bcil.nic.in/bitp2015/index.asp.
The following documents are to be sent to Mr.Manoj Gupta, Manager, Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL), 5th floor, Anuvrat Bhavan, 210, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg, New Delhi-110002 by speed post/courier:
- A demand draft of 500/- in favour of “Biotech Consortium India Limited, New Delhi” towards non-refundable application fee. Please write your application id, name, date of birth and mobile no.on the reverse side of the demand draft.
- Hard copy of the system generated acknowledgement of the application form submitted
- Self attested copy of final mark sheet of the qualifying examination showing the cumulative percentage of marks or equivalent CGP For students appearing in the final examination in 2015, filled and signed certificate from Head of the Department on college/university latter head in the format available on their website.
Note: Students from north eastern states may refer their website http://bcil.nic.in/ north east news papers for their application procedure, eligibility criteria and other details.