chennai : The IITM – Summer Fellowship Programme of two months with stipend is designed to enhance awareness and interest in high quality academic research among young Engineering, Management, Sciences and Humanities students through a goal oriented summer mini-project undertaken at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras.
Candidates pursuing third year of B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. (Engg)/Integrated M.E./M.Tech. programme, first year of ME/M.Tech/M.Sc./M.A, MBA with outstanding academic background in terms of high ranks in university examinations are encouraged to apply, highlighting their academic performance and achievement including papers presented at seminars, projects executed, design contests participated, score/rank in Mathematics Olympiad and any other awards/distinctions obtained.
[IIT students are not eligible to apply].
Period of the Project:
The contact period for the project will be two months normally during 15th to 14th July 2012. However depending on the convenience, the selected candidates can undertake the project at any time subject to the availability of faculty.
A sum of Rs.6,500/- (maximum) will be given as a stipend for a total period of 2 months.
Last date for submitting applications through online: 17.2.2012
. Engineering Departments:
. Applied Mechanics, Bio Technology
. Applied Mechanics
2. Science Departments:
- physics, chemistry, maths
. Humanities & Social Sciences -
How to apply:
Application should be submitted online using the link available in www.iitm.ac.in
There is no need to send Hard copy to IIT Madras
Generate a pdf file and keep it for your reference
Please ensure that all the relevant data and enclosures are uploaded online
Incomplete applications will be rejected.
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Note: Letter from the Institute: Should certify that you are a bonafide student issued by the Head of Institution
Summer Research Fellowship Programme at IIT Delhi
IIT Delhi has instituted a prestigious summer research fellowship programme for providing an opportunity to exceptionally good undergraduate students of different engineering institutes in India, other than IIT Delhi (and if possible, abroad) for Top ten of the classes to execute an innovative research and development project under the guidance of an IIT Delhi faculty. The fellow will register at IIT Delhi as a visiting student; she/he will not be required to pay institute registration fees.
About the Fellowship
Duration The Fellowship work can be done in a period of 8-12 weeks which can be availed of during at the most two visits. Support The fellowship will cover the following:
(a) cost of travel in the country, to and from IIT Delhi;
(b) stay at IIT Delhi during the visit(s), including boarding and lodging in the Institute hostels; and
(c) a fellowship of Rs. 500/- per week.
Any undergraduate student, who has completed at least 2 years of study towards an engineering degree and is amongst top ten positions in her/his respective programme will be eligible to apply for this fellowship. Students who will be completing this requirement by May 2012 are also eligible.
How to apply
Application The application form should be downloaded from IIT Delhi website. The applicant must contact IIT Delhi faculty in whose area she/he wishes to execute research and get faculty member’s concurrence in writing on the form. She/he should submit the following:
(a) Application form duly recommended by IITD faculty member
(c) One consolidated grade card; and rank in class.
(d) No Objection Certificate from the parent institution stating the starting and ending dates for carrying out full time research work at IIT Delhi under the fellowship programme.
(e) One photograph (Passport size), pasted on the application form.
(f) One reference letter in a sealed envelope.
Where to submit
The above documents along with covering letter should reach the Assistant Registrar-UGS, IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110 016.
Deadline Applications will be received until 17:00 hours on 29th February, 2012.
Decision List of Fellows will be announced by 30th March, 2012.
Start Summer work can start after 16th May 2012. Institute vacation periods are available on the website.