Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) has announced Summer Fellowship Programme 2012 for Engineering Third year and First year M.Sc, MA and MBA candidates with excellent academic record. The duration of the fellowship programme is two months. Selected candidates will get a stipend of Rs. 6500 per month during the fellowship period. IIT Madras is offering good research opportunities for young Engineering, Management, Sciences and Humanities students. Candidates with proven academic record through academics can apply. Interested candidates can download application forms from IIT Madras website www.iitm.ac.in. Following are other details such as eligibility, selection and application procedure:
Following departments and schools at IIT Madras are offering Summer Fellowship Programme 2012:
1. Engineering Departments (Applied Mechanics/ Bio Technology / Aerospace Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Metallurgical and Materials Engineering / Civil Engineering / Computer Science and Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Engineering Design/ Ocean Engineering.
2. Science Departments: Physics / Chemistry/ Mathematics
3. Humanities and Social Sciences
4. Management Studies
Eligibility: Candidates should be pursuing third year of B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Sc. (Engineering) / Integrated M.E./ M.Tech. programme OR first year of ME/ M.Tech/ M.Sc./ M.A, MBA. All the applicants should have outstanding academic record. Academic background shall include high ranks and should be in top three positions in university examinations. Other important criterion is marks in academics, projects executed, design contests participated, papers presented at seminars, score / rank in Mathematics Olympiad and any other achievements / awards / distinctions obtained.
The Fellowship programme will be during the months of May, June and July 2012. You can visit www.iitm.ac.in for any other information. Filled in applications with all required copies of certificates should be sent to Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, Chennai – 600 036. Last date for the receipt of completed applications: February 2012 (Tentative).