2013 ISM Junior Research Fellowships, India

Indian School of Mines

Indian School of Mines offers Junior Research Fellowships for Indian Students to Pursue PhD Program in Engineering, Science, Management, Humanities and Social Sciences majors in India 2013 

About Scholarship: To provide opportunity for carrying out research, leading to Ph D degree,  ISM provides Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) to the eligible candidates qualified through national level tests.

This Scheme is currently available to the Post Graduates/Graduates  in Engineering and PG/M Phil in Science, Humanities &  Management for undertaking Ph D  research  work in the disciplines of Engineering: Computer Science, Chemical, Electrical, Electronics, Environmental, Fuel, Industrial, Mechanical, Mineral, Mining, Mining Machinery, Petroleum;  Science:  Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Management and Humanities & Social Sciences: Philosophy and English.

The selected JRFs are required to register for Ph.D programme within one month of their joining by paying the requisite tuition fees and other charges on the date of their registration, failing which the selection  will stand, cancelled. 

Study: Study subjects are engineering, science, management, humanities and social sciences.

Course Level: PhD degree

Scholarship By: Indian School of Mines

Location: India

Value: The selected candidates will get a consolidated research fellowship of Rs.18,000/- per month for first two years of their research  and Rs.20,000/- per month for the next two years for M Tech/MPhil/MBA degree holders and Rs. 16000/- for first two years and  Rs.18000/- upto three years (consolidated) per month for B.Tech/ M.Sc. Tech/ M.Sc. or equivalent degree holders. Any change in fellowship will be intimated to the candidate. The contingency expenses will be allowed upto Rs.30, 000/- per annum with the prior approval from Guide & Head of the Department. 

Eligibility: Junior Research Fellowship is open to candidates below the age of 30 years (35 years for women, PC, SC, ST & OBC) as on 18th Feb, 2013 who have obtained first class at the qualifying degree or equivalent grades in the relevant discipline of Science/Engineering/ Management/Humanities. Physically Challenged (PC) candidates may not be considered for field related research areas/Departments. The medium of instruction and research paper publication/reporting will be only in English. Therefore, the scholars are required to possess adequate knowledge of English. 

Scholarship Open for: Students of India can apply

Number of award: Number of Fellowships for ISM-JRF available during 2012-13 for Phase-2 will be about 85. 

Apply: By post

Deadline: 30.11.2012

Further Information: http://www.ismdhanbad.ac.in/admissions/phd_notice.htm