2015 Support Programs of ICGEB are open to researchers.

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The ICGEB is an international, non – profit research organization. Established as a special project of UNIDO, it became fully autonomous in 1994 and now counts over 60 Member States.

The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology provides a scientific and educational environment of the highest standard and conducts innovative research in life sciences for the benefit of developing countries. It strengthens the research capability of its Members through training and funding programmes and advisory services and represents a comprehensive approach to promoting biotechnology internationally.

The Centre is dedicated to advanced research and training in molecular biology and biotechnology and holds out the prospect of advancing knowledge and applying the latest techniques in the fields of:

  • Biomedicine
  • Crop improvement
  • Environmental protection/remediation
  • Biopharmaceuticals and biopesticide production

With Components in Trieste, Italy, New Delhi, India and Cape Town, South Africa, the Centre forms an interactive network with Affiliated Centres in ICGEB Member States. ICGEB is part of the United Nations System.

TUBITAK Marmara Research Center Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Institute, as an allied The ICGEB support programs that are open to our researchers are as follows:

  • Pre-doctoral fellowships
  • Postdoctoral fellowships
  • Collaborative Research Programme,
  • Training, Meeting and Workshop Support


ICGEB Meetings and Courses 2016

ICGEB Research Grants 2015

The Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programme: PhD Fellowships

The Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programme: Postdoctoral Fellowships

For information:


ICGEB Turkey Contact Point

Prof. Dr.  Şaban Tekin

TÜBİTAK Marmara Research Center

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Institute

41470 Gebze/KOCAELİ


Tel. +90-262-6773300 / 3302

Fax +90-262-6412309

E-mail: saban.tekin@tubitak.gov.tr, sabant@yahoo.com