Applications are invited for institute funded Post Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) programme at IIT Patna in the Department of Chemistry, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, and Physics.
Candidates having a Ph.D. degree in Science, Engineering, and Humanities can apply. Candidate must have 1st class in the degree preceding Ph.D. with high quality publications in peer-reviewed international journals and conferences.
A Candidate who has recently submitted their doctoral theses for the Ph.D. degree in appropriate discipline can also apply for a PDF position in IITP. However, the Ph.D. viva should be completed before the appointment and candidate should produce the Ph.D. certificate/provisional certificate before joining.
The age limit for applicants for the PDFs will be maximum 35 years (Age relaxation is admissible as per the GoI norms).
The duration of the fellowship will be initially for one year, it can be extended up to a maximum of additional one year based on the performance and recommendation of the committee.
Fellowship Grant: Fellowship Amount: Rs. 50,000/- per month consolidated+ HRA.
Contingency Grant: A contingency grant of Rs. 50,000/- per annum will be provided to the PDF.
How to Apply:
Applicants need to find a suitable mentor (faculty member/s of IIT Patna) before submitting the duly filled application form to Faculty Affairs Office.
Duly filled up application forms (IITP-PDF-1 & IITP-PDF-2) along with self attested copies of documents mentioned in the application form should be sent to: Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs, IIT Patna, Bihar, Patna-801106, with the superscription “Application for POST DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME IN THE DEPARTMENT OF __________”by 03.09.2018.
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