Institute / Organisation:Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi
Netaji Subhas ICAR International Fellowships for the Year 2015-16
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) invites applications from the Indian as well as overseas nationals having Master’s degree in Agriculture and allied sciences for the “Netaji Subhas - ICAR International Fellowships (NS ICAR IFs)” for the year 2015-16. The NS-ICAR IFs are available for pursuing doctoral degree in agriculture and allied sciences, in the identified priority areas, to the (i) Indian candidates for study abroad in the identified overseas Universities/Institutions having strong research and teaching capabilities and (ii) to overseas candidates for study in the Indian Agricultural Universities (AUs) in the ICAR-AUs system. Thirty fellowships for duration of three years will be available.
Areas of study:
=> Crop Sciences
=> Biotechnology and nanotechnology
=> Animal Sciences
=> Natural Resource Management
=> Agricultural Engineering
Duration of the fellowship: 3 years
Number of fellowships: 35
=> Candidates should have 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.
=> Candidates should not be more than 35 years of age on the last date prescribed for receipt of applications.
Indian fellows going abroad will receive US $ 2,000/- per month and US $ 1,000/- per year as lump-sum payments towards contingent and preparatory expenses.
Overseas fellows in India will receive Rs.40,000/- per month and Rs.25,000/- per year
Application form can be downloaded from:http://www.icar.org.in/files/NSInternationalFellowship02-13052015.pdf
Last Date of Submission of Application Form: June 30, 2015
For more details, please visit official website: http://www.icar.org.in/files/NSInternationalFellowship01-13052015.pdf