IGCAR Training School, Kalpakkam
Affiliated to BARC Training School, Mumbai
Information to the Candidates

Aug 8, 2008


Based on the merit of your interview performance conducted at BARC Training School Hostel, Anushakthi Nagar and your choice, you have been provisionally selected for admission to the OCES-2008 of IGCAR Training School at Kalpakkam.

You should report on dates specified on web-page to:

The Manager, DAE Guest House
Sadras, Kalpakkam 603 102.

Individual Selection Letters are being sent by post along with relevant information. Those who do not receive Selection Letters by August 21, 2008 should contact:

AO (R),
IGCAR, Kalpakkam- 603 102.

Ph: (044) 2748 0267 / 2749 5208
FAX: (044) 2748 0060 / 2748 0301 /

Please note:
i. Reporting date is August 29, 2008 for those who have been found medically fit.

ii. Reporting date is August 27, 2008 for those who have already undergone medical test but few additional tests are required or those who have to been sent for medical test during interview. Admission to OCES-2008 for all such candidates is subject to their medical fitness. They are advised not to surrender their other career options until obtaining this medical fitness.

ii. Your Selection is also subject to meeting all requirements of the eligibility criteria as mentioned in the advertisement issued during November/December 2007 and during April-June 2008 and also on web-site inviting applications for this course.

iii. You must bring all original documents/ certificates in support of Date of birth, Category (if applicable), Passing/ appearing qualifying examination.

iv. You will have to sign an Agreement with a Bond (will be enclosed along with the Selection Letter) stating that you will serve the Department for at least 3 years after successful completion of the Course.

v. If the final results of the qualifying degree are not yet submitted, you shall be only provisionally admitted in the Training School and if you do not submit the final results (with complete eligibility criteria) by November 30, 2008 your admission to the Training School will be cancelled. The stipend of Rs. 15,000/- per month during the training period will also be paid (retrospectively with effect from September 1, 2008) only on submission of the final result.

vi. After successful completion of the OCES, which amounts to securing overall minimum of 50% marks in the academic year starting from September 1, 2008; you will be appointed in the Scientific Officer ‘C’ grade: Rs 8000–275–13500 with up to four additional increments depending on your performance during the Course. There is no provision for any supplementary / compartment examination for unsuccessful candidates.

viii. Messages on this web-page are to provide advance intimation to the applicants. Information given in the ‘Offer of Traineeship’ from Administrative Officer-II (R-IV), BARC will be Official.

ix. Selected candidates have been offered scheme/ training school as per the interview merit list, available vacancies in each discipline and their preferential choices.

Wishing all a prosperous career!

How to reach Kalpakkam

You can choose to reach Chennai Central/Chennai Egmore / Chengalpattu railway stations depending on the train/bus you choose to travel from your starting point.

From Chennai Central/Egmore: You can take a bus/taxi/auto to Koyambedu bus terminus and board any of the buses with Nos. 108, 108PP, 108 Express,118, 118PP, 118 Express, 119, 188A, 118D, 188V, 188K (Journey time approximately 3 hours) bound to Kalpakkam and alight at Sadras DAE township gate bus stop. The DAE Guest house is about ½ km from the bus stop (walkable distance).

Alternatively buses plying on the ‘ECR route’ to Pondicherry can also be taken and you must alight at Pudupattinam bus stop (Journey time approximately 2½ hours). You can take an auto to the DAE Guest house (about 3 km) from there.

From Chengalpattu: You can reach the New/Old bus stand from the railway station and take any of the buses with Nos. 108, 108PP, 108 Express or 157 bound to Kalpakkam and alight at Sadras DAE township gate bus stop (Journey time approximately 1 hour).

Reaching by Air: Nearest airport: Chennai. You can choose to reach Kalpakkam by hiring a pre-paid taxi at the airport ( Fare approximately Rs.1000) or get to the nearest suburban railway station (Thirusoolam station) and take a train to Chengalpattu and follow the instructions as mentioned above.

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