IISER Thiruvananthapuram Summer Visiting Programme 2015

About IISER Thiruvananthapuram Summer Visiting Programme 2015:

IISER Thiruvananthapuram offers a two-month visiting students programme during summer 2015 to enable motivated students to work with IISER faculty. Bachelors and Masters students in science/engineering with an inclination towards research in basic sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics) are invited to apply for the programme. Applications are open for the Summer Visiting Programme May to July 2015, to the Schools of

  1. Biology
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathamatics and
  4. Physics

Duration: 2 Months

Stipend: Rs. 5,000 per month

Eligibility Criteria:

Preference will be given to 2nd year BSc, III year BE/BTech and 1st year MSc/MTech (or equivalent degree) students.

About Selection Process:

Candidates can apply to only one school and will have to choose 3 faculties (in order of their preference) in the respective school where he/she would like to work. Every effort will be made to assign a faculty requested by the candidate in the choice sheet during application, but it is not guaranteed. Hence it is possible that the selected candidates may be assigned different faculty. Two reference letters from teachers who know the candidate well enough to write with candor, detail and objectivity about the candidates academic and personal achievements and potential should be completed online directly by the referees on or before 22rd March 2015 17:00 hrs. The candidates are requested to make sure with their referees that their reference is submitted online on time. Please ask your referees to add [email protected] as contact to their e-mail account.

Accommodation Details:

Selected students for the programme will be given a scholarship of Rs. 5000/-per month. Accommodation (between 15 May and 25 July, 2015) and Mess facilities will be provided at the same cost as that borne by the regular students. Selected students will be intimated by email.

Important dates:

  • Last date of the receipt of online application and references : 22 March, 2015 [12:00 hrs (IST) and 17:00 hrs respectively]
  • Announcement of selected candidates : April 10, 2015
  • Receipt of e-mail Acceptance from candidate : April 20, 2015

How To Apply:

For More Details & Apply Link: Click Here

Note: Application form should be filled by the candidate online on or before 22rd March 2015 12:00 hrs.


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