Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi has announced International Fellowships (ICAR - IF) for the year 2012-13. These fellowships offer research opportunities for Indian and overseas candidates in the best Indian Agricultural Universities (AUs) in the ICAR-AU system, which comprises of State Agricultural Universities, Central Agricultural University Imphal, ICAR - Deemed Universities, Allahabad Agricultural Institute - DU and Central Universities with agricultural faculty.
Number of fellowships are 15. The ICAR-IFs are awarded for a maximum of three years. The fellowship programme will lead to a Ph.D. degree. Age of the applicants should be below 35 years. Interested candidates can apply online through ICAR website at www.icar.org.in .
Selection of the candidates will be based on the evaluation of area of study, proposed research plan, academic records, achievements and past work experience. Short listed candidates will be called for personal interviews. For any more details and clarification regarding the ICAR-IF, you can contact the Assistant Director General (EQR), Education Division, ICAR, New Delhi or visit www.icar.org.in .