Applicants are invited for Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship who have a PhD degree and wish to study at Indian Institute of Technology Ropar. The duration of the fellowship will be for a period of 3 years. Renewal needs to be done each year based on satisfactory performance and the recommendation of the Department.
The aim of the fellowship is to support Indian students and provide a contingency grant of Rs. 1,00,000/- per annum to the Post-Doctoral Fellow for research purposes. The unspent amount can be carried over to the next financial year.
The Indian Institute of Technology Ropar (IIT Ropar) or IIT-RPR, is an engineering and technology higher education institute located in Rupnagar, Punjab, India. It is one of the eight newer Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development MHRD, Government of India under The Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2011.
Application deadline: Applicants can apply by rolling basis.
Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue postdoctoral programme.
Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship Award: The fellowship will cover the following:
Fellowship Amount- Between Rs. 45,000-55,000/- consolidated (depending upon experience and qualification).
Accommodation- Suitable Hostel/Campus accommodation as per IIT norms will be provided if requested and if available.
Contingency Grant- A contingency grant of Rs. 1,00,000/- per annum will be provided to the Post-Doctoral Fellow for research purposes. The unspent amount can be carried over to the next financial year.
Permission for Conference- Either National or International Conference can be permitted provided funds available in the contingency grant of the concerned doctoral fellow.
A Claim for attending an interview- Train fare by II AC from a place of residence to IIT Ropar (by shortest route).
Leave- With fellowship not exceeding 30 days in a year for each completed year of the fellowship. The leave can be availed on a pro-rata basis for the duration.
Nationality: Indian applicants are eligible to apply for the fellowship.
Number of Scholarships: Number of scholarship is not given.
Scholarship can be taken in India
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Applicants from India are eligible to apply for the fellowship.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must hold a PhD degree.
- The application has to be submitted to the Department/Center in which the candidate intends to join as a Post Doctoral Fellow.
How to Apply:
Applicants can apply through the post and submit the application form to the Department/Center.