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Netaji Subhas-ICAR International Fellowships in India

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is offering thirty Netaji Subhas-ICAR international fellowships for the academic year 2019-2020. These fellowships are available for pursuing a doctoral degree in agriculture and allied sciences at the recognized agricultural universities/ institutions in India and abroad.

The objective is to develop a competent human resource that is trained in the identified best laboratories in the world (for Indian candidates) and similarly exposes overseas candidates to the best Indian Agricultural Universities.

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The best choice to earn a Doctoral degree with financial support in India and Abroad.

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The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organization under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Government of India.

Brief Description

University or Organization: The Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Department: NA
Course Level: Doctoral degree
Award: Varies
Access Mode: Online
Number of Awards: NA
Nationality: Both Indian and overseas candidates
The program can be taken in India and Abroad
Application Deadline: August 30, 2019

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following guidelines:

  • Master’s degree in agriculture/allied sciences with an Overall Grade Point Average (OGPA) 6.60 out of 10.0 or 65% marks or equivalent will be the eligibility requirement for the NS-ICAR IFs.
  • The fresh candidates should not be more than 35 years of age on the last date prescribed for receipt of applications. The upper age limit for In-service candidates will be 40 years on the last date for receipt of applications.
  • The NS-ICAR IFs are available for pursuing a doctoral degree at the recognized agricultural universities/ institutions in India and abroad.
  • The notification for the fellowship will contain detailed eligibility requirements.
  • Netaji Subhas- ICAR IF would be available for both, fresh and in-service candidates. However, the fresh candidates should have completed their qualifying degree not more than two years before the specified date in the year of admission. The in-service candidates from India should be employed in the ICAR-AU system.
  • The Council will identify and announce the priority areas of research and the list of institutions -for admission, one year in advance, for availing the Netaji Subhas- ICAR IFs.
  • Both Indian and overseas candidates can apply for these fellowships.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: The candidate should submit an application for the fellowship, on-line, in the
    prescribed format. The candidates should satisfy themselves regarding admission and course
    requirements of the university before identifying these as a place of study.
  • Admission Requirments: Applicants must have a master’s degree in agriculture/allied sciences with an Overall Grade Point Average (OGPA) 6.60 out of 10.0 or 65% marks or equivalent.
  • Language Requirement: Applicants need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Benefit

The amount payable to the International fellowship candidates:

  • Indian fellows going abroad- US$ 2,000/- per month (Amount not exceeding)- US $ 1,000/- per year (Lump-sum payments towards contingent and preparatory expenses)
  • Overseas fellows in India- INR 40,000/- per month(Amount not exceeding)- INR 25,000/- per year (Lump-sum payments towards contingent and preparatory expenses)
  • The Bench fee-The institutional bench fee prescribed by the Institute/University where the admission has been sought restricted to 25% of the total amount will be reimbursed by the ICAR while the remaining 75% has to be borne by the candidate availing International Fellowships.

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