Fellowship Opportunity at Chitkara University, India

Fellowship Opportunity at Chitkara University, India

Eligibility Criterion:

  • Applicant should be a citizen/permanent resident of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Thailand.
  • The applicant should be actively engaged in research at a University or research institution in their country in various areas of science and technology including engineering and medical sciences.
  • Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D./M.Tech /M.Sc /MBBS with 3-5 years of research or teaching experience. Applicants registered for a Ph.D. degree in the home country may also apply.
  • Must be below 45 years of age (as on 31st December 2019)
  • The applicant should possess a valid passport & should be very proficient in the English Language.
  • Must not hold any visa for temporary or permanent residency in India

Fellowship Allowance: 

  • Rs. 50,000/- (INR) per month which includes accommodation and medical facilities as available to host institutes.
  • Contingency grant to Fellow Scientist: Rs. 10,000/- (INR) as one-time contingency grant.
  • Contingency research grant for host scientist (through institution):  Rs. 20,000/- (INR) as one time grant
  • Airfare: Round trip air ticket by economy class from the place of employment in their own country to the Indian host institute, through shortest route. Local transport by Road/rail between the nearest airport and the host institute in India.
  • Visa fee: Will be reimbursed


  • Enable to undertake cutting edge research work in India
  • Open to faculty colleagues, scientists and researchers in science, engineering, and medicine
  • Monthly sustenance allowance and one-time contingency grant
  • Return airfare TYPE AND DURATION OF FELLOWSHIP OFFERED: Visiting Fellowship: for durations between 3 to 6 months

Interested candidates must share their detailed profile, CV, publications, strategic achievements & contributions related details to Dr. Nitin Saluja nitin.saluja@chitkara.edu.in

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