Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research


6th Science Internship Camp for School Children

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University

July 22 - 26, 2013


Event Mgt Committee



Dr. S. K. Wanchoo

Mr. Sumeet Gupta

Dr. Yugal Khajuria

Dr. A. K. Das

Dr. Sanjeev Anand

Mr. Vishal Gupta

Ms. Saitu Gupta









  • Contact Us:
  • Dr. S. K. Wanchoo
  • Coordinator, INSPIRE Science Camp
  • SMVD University
  • Katra - 182320
  • 01991-285731
  • 01991-285634/ 99 Exten:2507




Important Instructions to the participants


Selection list (First) of students from schools for participation in the DST Summer Science Camp to be held in SMVD University, Katra during July 22 - 26, 2013 with detailed  information can be downloaded (Click Here) from our site after 15th July from our site. The last date for receipt of application is till 20/07/2013


In addition to the above please note the following important points:



  1. Students have to arrive on our campus on 21.07.2013 [3.30 pm Sharp] evening for registration and briefing. Students who fail to report for briefing shall not be allowed to participate in the Camp. Students shall then stay on our campus for the entire duration of the camp and they won’t be allowed to shuttle during the Camp.


  1. There is no registration fee for attending the camp.


  1. Boys and girls will be accommodated separately in Boy's and Girl's hostels respectively.


  1. Each student will be provided a suitable accommodation with complete set of bedding however students are advised to bring two bed-sheets along-with them.


  1. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea/snacks will be provided for the camp period free of cost.


  1. Staying on the SMVDU Campus for the accompanying teacher/ guardian is not allowed. They may drop their students/wards on 21st July and pick them up on 36th July. However in exceptional cases such request can be considered only for teachers.


  1. Transport arrangements have been made for the students belonging to District Jammu. All such students are required to report at Saraswati Dham, Rail Head Complex on 21.07.2013 at 2.00 pm sharp failing which they will have to make their own transport arrangements and will have to report by 3.30 pm sharp in SMVDU. Students (Jammu District only) who do not use our transport facility won’t be eligible to for TA reimbursement as we are providing the said facility free of cost. Reimbursement of TA shall be made strictly as per the Bus Fare Chart of J&K State Road Transport Corporation, Govt. of J&K.


  1. To avail our transport facility students have to put in a request for the same via email or Facebook at or phone 01991-285731. Students of other districts who wish to avail this facility from Jammu to campus are also required to register for transport.


  1. All the students are required to carry 2 colored pp size photographs and their school ID card with them without fail and one lock key set. Entry shall be strictly on the basis of this proof. Students coming without ID of school shall be sent back. Students who have not submitted their 10th class marksheet along with the application form are required to bring an attested copy of the marksheet of 10th class failing which they shall be sent back and won’t be allowed to participate in the camp.


  1. Please bring along your school identity card and two passport size photographs. Identity card is compulsory. Students are also required to bring a permission letter duly signed by the parents permitting the students to take part in the camp.


  1. Participation in the camp demands very high level of dignified conduct and discipline on the part of students. Students found violating any of these conditions shall be immediately sent back home.


  1. Students are required to note their registration ID and S.No. form the List of Students shot listed for the 6th DST Sponsored INSPIRE Science Internship Camp to be held from July 22- 26, 2013 which shall be available on our website and Students should quote these numbers while registering for the camp to avoid any hassle at the last moment.


  1. Please note that students who have passed 10th from JK BOSE should have a minimum percentage of 87.20% in 10th and incase the students have passed 10th from CBSE then they should have got a minimum CGPA-A1 (CGPA = 10) to be eligible to apply for the camp. Those who do not satisfy this criterion shall be sent back on day one. CBSE conversion formula as given above shall be used to convert grades into percentage marks.

Sponsored By :

  • A Program of
    Department of Science and Technology
    Government of India Initiative