Eligibility Criteria

M.Sc./ equivalent B. Tech. students with excellent academic records in Life Sciences (Botany, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Zoology, Agriculture, Forestry, Environmental Science), Bioinformatics, Library Sciences and MCA alone are eligible. Preference will be given to post graduate students (M.Sc.)

The students interested in pursuing the project work at IFGTB for atleast 3 months should have obtained 75% aggregate marks and above upto the preceding semester for UG (B. Tech.) and 70% aggregate marks and above upto the preceding semester for PG.

Internship sessions

Winter internship       : 1st December onwards
Summer internship   : 1st May onwards

Selection procedure
  • Application form and the details on the Research area and supervisors for student project work are provided in the navigation link "Application form".

  • The list of research area and supervisors available for each session will be updated by 15th August and 15th December for the respective internship sessions.

  • Applications shall be received between 15th September to 15th October for Winter internship, and 15th January to 15th February for Summer internship. No applications will be entertained before or after the mentioned dates.

  • Duly filled in applications in prescribed format may be submitted by post to The Director, IFGTB, PB 1061,Forest Campus, R.S. Puram, Coimbatore-641 002, Tamil Nadu.

  • Applications forwarded by the Principal and Head of Department of the college complete in all respects will be scrutinized and short listed. Incomplete applications and applications sent by e-mail will be summarily rejected.

  • The list of successful candidates will be displayed on the IFGTB website by 1st November and 1st March, and will also be communicated to the Principals/ HoD and the student by email.

  • The project work of the selected candidates will commence from 1st December and 1st May.

The Director, IFGTB will be the final authority to decide on the selection and admission of candidates for project work.