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Instructions for Applying
Here are the instructions for applying to the Shell NWO/FOM Computational Sciences PhD (CS PhD) program.
Please read all instructions carefully before you apply
STEP 1: Please click the link ; to go to the Shell Recruitment Day page.
STEP 2: Please choose the option “Asia Pacific” under region and click on “Search”.
STEP 3: Now you will be able to see a list of employment opportunities to choose from, choose the last option that says “Shell NWO – FOM Computational Sciences PhD programme”, India and click on “View Jobs – opens in new window”
STEP 4: Select “Apply to job(s)”.
STEP 5: If you have already created an account on the Shell Recruitment Day website, please login with your registered e-mail ID and password else select “Create a login”, click “Agree” on data protection policy and proceed with creating a new account.
STEP 6: Complete the Interactive Online Application Form. Note cookies may need to be enabled. If your browser throws up an error and you do not see the interactive application form, go back to STEP 1 and click on the link. Select the option 'If you have problems viewing this page, please click here" and choose “Search openings” option. Please select option “Asia Pacific” under region of work location, “India” under the option country of work location and “English” as language. Select “Shell NWO – FOM Computational Sciences PhD programme”, and apply for jobs.
STEP 7: VERY IMPORTANT- Once inside the Interactive questionnaire, in response to the question on: “Country/ Region of Interest” - you will find two India-specific choices - ‘India’ and ‘India-PhD’; Choose ‘India-PhD'.
STEP 8: You can save the application form as draft multiple times using the 'Save as Draft' button. Once completed please press the 'Submit' button. Please note that once you submit, you can no longer modify the application form or attachments.
STEP 9: Upon submitting the application, you will receive by email a Unique Candidate ID which you need to use in all your correspondence.
STEP 10: A link for E-Assessment 1 will also be sent to your email within 24hours of you submitting the application. Click on the link and complete the E-Assessment 1. There are two E-Assessments to be completed. In case you are successful in E-Assessment 1, you will receive a link for E-Assessment 2 within 24hours of completion. We encourage you to take the assessments as soon as you receive the links in order to expedite your candidature.
- Please ensure you use the same Email ID throughout your application process, the application would automatically be rejected in case of duplication.
- Please ensure you have access to uninterrupted internet connectivity while you are submitting your application.