CSIR
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research
Anusandhan Bhawan, 2, Rafi Marg, New Delhi - 110 001
Application form for Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (LDCE) - 2017

Detailed Instructions for Online Submission of Application Form

  1. Applications for LDCE – 2017 will be submitted online only through the link available on CSIR website (www.csir.res.in)
  2. The last date of online submission of application is 15/02/2017 (Wednesday) 5:00 PM. No online application will be accepted after this date/Time. It is in the interest of the candidates to submit online application well before the due date.
  3. Only one online application need to be filled for applying for all the post(s) for which a candidate is eligible. The system will not accept second application from the same candidate.
  4. For the sake of convenience & ease of candidates, drop down boxes have been used in the online form.
  5. The candidate should have a valid e mail ID, Mobile No. and latest scanned Passport size photograph. The photograph should be in .jpg format only and preferably below 100 KB in size.
  6. All the shaded columns of the application form are compulsory.
  7. In Educational qualifications, the candidate can indicate the qualifications which he/she possesses, in addition to his/her graduate qualification.
  8. Application form may be filled up with due care. Once the candidate has submitted the form, he/she cannot alter the particulars.
  9. After submitting the application form, the candidate should take a print out of the same, sign it and submit the same to the Establishment Section of his/her Lab/Instt. for verification of particulars and forwarding the same to CSIR. In case a candidate is unable to take a print out, he/she may login again with his/her e mail ID and date of birth.
  10. After successful submission of the application form, the candidate will get a confirmation on his/her e mail ID.
  11. The Senior Controller of Administration / Controller of Administration / Administrative Officer of the concerned Laboratory / Institute must certify the correctness of the particulars given by the candidates in the online application along with the Vigilance Clearance Certificate before forwarding it to CSIR Hqrs.
  12. Helpline e mail ID is ldce@csir.res.in. Emails sent to any other Email-ID(s) wil not be entertained.


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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 to Wednesday, February 15, 2017 till 5:00 PM