Monday, July 20, 2009

Postgraduate research in India

TWAS fellowships in India are offered in collaboration with four programme partners, including:
• Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR);
• Department of Biotechnology (DBT) of the Ministry of Science and Technology;
• Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS); and
• S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences.

The main eligibility criteria to apply for the TWAS Fellowships in India are:
• Be a maximum age of 30 (postgraduate) or 40 years (postdoctoral). In the case of fellowships offered through CSIR the age limits are 35 (postgraduate) and 45 years (postdoctoral);
• Hold a master's degree (postgraduate) or PhD (postdoctoral) in the natural sciences;
• Be nationals of a developing country (other than India).
• Obtain a preliminary Acceptance Letter from the chosen host institute (refer to the sample Acceptance Letter in the application form).

To learn more about the application
procedure and to download application forms,
TWAS Fellowships Office
ICTP campus - Strada Costiera 11
34014 Trieste, Italy
Tel: +39-040-2240314 Fax: +39-040-2240689

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