Advertisement no: Project-Internship/DST-SERB/SSR/MB/Adv-1   Date: 04/12/2023

Applications are invited for the Student-Internship position under DST-SERB project (Principal Investigator: Dr. Mery Biswas, Project Title: "Effect of Bridge construction on the Himalayan foothill Rivers: Hydro-morphology and Hazards, Darjeeling-Jalpaiguri District, West Bengal” funded by DST-SERB, Government of India, INDIA.

Post: One Student-Intern

Project Duration:2 Months (8 weeks)

Fellowship: 5000/- per month

Date of interview: 14.12.2023

Time: 2.30p.m(IST) onwards

Essential Qualification:M.A.;M.Sc. in Geography with minimum 60% marks from any recognized University. We expect prospective candidates to have reasonably good proficiency in sediment sampling, sediment physio-chemical analysis, statistical application, flood modelling and technical report writing.

How to apply:Interested candidates can apply for this post by sending an application letter to the Principal Investigator via email ( on or before 10 th December, 2023, 5 p.m. The interview will be held on 14.12.2023 at 2.30p.m (IST) onwards.

The application includes: (i) A cover letter summarizing the application (including research interests); (ii) A recent CV (including name as per 12 th grade mark sheet or government-issued photo- identification document, academic qualification, postal address, contact mobile number) along with self-attested copies of all relevant testimonials (The original degree certificates, mark sheets and Proof of date of birth); (iii) A copy of photo ID (proof for name given in CV).

Candidates may contact PI for any further query.

Contact Details: Dr. Mery Biswas, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Presidency University, Kolkata. Email:

Terms and conditions:

1. Shortlisted candidates invited through email, are required to bring originals and self-attested copies of their mark sheets/certificates during the interview, along with a Government issued photo identity proof (original).

2. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

3. No application will be considered after due date. The decision of the selection committee will be final and binding on the candidates.

4. The above position is purely temporary and is for the duration of the project only. Selected candidates will not be entitled to claim any regular appointments in this institute.

5. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature.

6. Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply.

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Presidency University
(Main Campus)

86/1 College Street
Kolkata 700073

Presidency University
(2nd Campus)

Plot No. DG/02/02,
Premises No. 14-0358, Action Area-ID
New Town
(Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre)
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