(Scholarship) IITB Monash Research Academy PhD Scholarships 2011


IITB Monash Research Academy PhD Scholarships 2010 | Mumbai

Eligibility: Candidates with a first class Masters Degree in Engineering or Science from a reputed university or a Bachelors/Masters Degree (with a high GPA) from theIITs, NITs  or BITS should take advantage of this unique opportunity to acquire an internationally recognized qualification and pursue a career in research.

The Academy is offering attractive PhD scholarships to suitable candidates.

Although not a prerequisite, candidates who have been highly placed in GATE or GRE should apply.

(Scholarship) LIC Golden Jublee Scholarship Scheme 2011-12


Life Insurance Corporation of India

LIC Golden Jubilee scholarship scheme for students of economically weaker families for pursuing higher studies in medicine, engineering, graduation in any discipline, diploma courses in any field and vocational course of graduation level through government recognized colleges/institutes which leads to immediate employment.

1000 scholarships in All India (10 scholarships per divisional centre of LIC for equal number of boys and girls, 5 each) by the LIC Golden Jubilee Foundation.

Scheme of ‘LIC Golden Jubilee Scholarship’ For Students Belonging To The Economically Weaker Families For Pursuing Higher Studies.


Students who have passed Class XII exam or its equivalent in the Academic Year 2010-11 and are interested to pursue higher education in the field of

(Scholarship) IOC : Indian Oil Academic Scholarships Session Years : 2011-12


Indian Oil Academic Scholarships
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. is India's largest company by sales with a turnover of Rs. 3,28,744 crore and profit of Rs. 7445.48 crore for the year 2010-11.

IndianOil is the highest ranked Indian company in the latest Fortune ‘Global 500’ listings, ranked at the 98th position. IndianOil's vision is driven by a group of dynamic leaders who have made it a name to reckon with.

(Scholarship) NBHM: For Pursuing PG Studies (M.A./M.Sc) in Mathematics Academic Year 2011-12


National Board for Higher Mathematics

Scholarships For Pursuing Post Graduate Studies (M.A./M.Sc) in Mathematics For The Academic Year 2011-12

The National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM) was set up by the Government of India under the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), in the year 1983, to foster the development of higher mathematics in the country, to formulate policies for the development of mathematics, help in the establishment and development of mathematical centres and give financial assistance to research projects and to doctoral and postdoctoral scholars. NBHM functions essentially autonomously framing its own budget taking into account the funds made available by DAE.

(Fellowship) Vacacies For JRF/SRF at Department of Botany University of Lucknow : May, 2011


Department of Botany
University of Lucknow, Lucknow

Applications are invited for the purely temporary position of a Research Fellow (JRF/SRF) in CSIR sponsored project entitled “Predicting ploidy response to body size and productivity in aromatic grasses: Histological, developmental and histochemical characterization of cell geometry in diploid vs. autopolyploid

(JOBS) Research Scholarship at Department of Engineering at IIT Bombay: 2011


Research Scholarship at Department of Engineering at IIT- Bombay: 2011

Vacancy Details:

Department: Chemical Engineering

Research Associate/Junior Research Fellow (RA/JRF)

  • Project Name: Fault Detection and Diagnosis of Self Powered Neutron Detectors
  • Eligibility : B.Tech/BE/ME/M.Tech in any engineering discipline with first class or M.Sc in Maths/Physics with first class. Interest in model based estimation techniques, statistical data analysis and numerical programming is required and experience in the same is preferred.
  • Salary :  Consolidated salary Rs.14,000-18,000/- p.m. + HRA
  • Job Profile : Development and implementation of model and data based estimation methods for identifying abnormalities in sensors used in nuclear reactors. The work is in collaboration with BARC and NPCIL and involves analysis of data from a currently operating reactor.

 Research Associate (RA)

  • Project Name: Breakup of Moving Liquid Sheets under Acoustic Excitation
  • Eligibility : This is a post-doctoral position. The candidate should have a Ph.D in Engineering, Physics or Applied Mathematics. The candidate should have a strong background in theoretical and/or computational fluid mechanics. The candidate should have published in leading international journals.
  • Salary :  Consolidated salary Rs.24,700/- p.m.
  • Job Profile : Study of the stability of thin moving liquid sheets to external acoustic field. The goal would be determine the mechanism of break-up and identify the parameters that control the process. See: Physics of Fluids, 22, 022101 (2010).

Department: Civil Engineering

(Scholarship) Turkish Government Scholarship: 2011-12

Government of India
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Higher Education



Applications are invited from Indian National residing in India on plain paper in the FORMAT GIVEN AT THE END for the award of Turkish Government Scholarships for 2011-12 which are as follows:-

Research Scholarship:

Number of Scholarship: 4

(Scholarship) Positions for Senior Research Fellow and Project Assistant at Institute of Mathematical Sciences: 2011


Institute of Mathematical Sciences

The Institute of Mathematical Sciences (IMSc), Chennai is a National Institute of higher learning which fosters high quality fundamental research in frontier disciplines of Mathematical Sciences. Applications are invited for filling up of the following temporary positions from the eligible candidates who fulfill requisite qualifications/ specifications mentioned therein. The positions are proposed to be filled purely on contract basis under ongoing plan projects of the Institute initially for a period of one year and may be continued further. IMSc is home to a growing community of computational scientists working on problems in computational biology, complex systems and other interdisciplinary fields.


  • Project Assistant (2 post)
  • Senior Research Fellow (1 post)


  • Project of Interdisciplinary Science and Modelling (PRISM)
  • IMSc Complex Systems.
  • Department of Bio-Technology sponsored project on "Developing tools for dynamical modelling of C. elegans neuronal network activity" in the Institute of Mathematical Sciences

NCERT Doctoral Fellowships 2011


National Council of Educational Research and Training
Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi-110 016.

NCERT Doctoral Fellowships 2011

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) is an autonomous organization set up by the Government of India to advise and assist the Ministry of Human Resource Development at the center, and Education Departments of States/Union Territories in formulation and implementation of their policies and major programmes in the field of education, particularly for qualitative improvement of school education. The major constituent units of the NCERT are: (1) National Institute of Education (NIE), New Delhi, (2) Central Institute of Educational Technology (CIET), New Delhi, (3) Pandit Sunderlal Sharma Central Institute of Vocational Education (PSSCIVE), Bhopal, (4) Regional Institute of Education (RIE), Ajmer, (5) Regional Institute of Education, Bhopal, (6) Regional Institute of Education, Bhubaneswar, (7) Regional Institute of Education, Mysore, and (8) North-East Regional Institute of Education (NERIE), Shillong. Among several activities, the NCERT and its constituent units undertake, aid, promote and coordinate research in areas related to school education.

The NCERT has brought out National Curriculum Framework 2005 (NCF-2005), which has enabled a fresh discourse and new ideas on education in India. With a focus on the child, NCF-2005 stresses the need for a perspective on how children learn and environments to enable this process within larger concerns of equality and justice in a democratic society. The document further emphasizes the understanding of curricular and pedagogic practices, and social and cultural factors that influence and mediate these processes in diverse contexts. There is a need to develop a body of knowledge that enhances our understanding of the concerns expressed in NCF-2005. Towards this end, the NCERT intends to offer fellowships, named as NCERT Doctoral Fellowships, for conducting research at the doctoral level.

(Scholarship) Acquire PG Scholarship Programme at MG University, 2011


Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala

Acquire Postgraduate Scholarship Programme 2011

Applications are invited for the award of ACQUIRE Postgraduate Scholarship Programme 2011 from 1st year PG students in Social Science disciplines studying in University departments or affiliated colleges (Government and Aided colleges) in the State. The ACQUIRE Scholarship Programme is an initiative by the Department of Higher Education, Government of Kerala and coordinated by the School of Social Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University. The aim of the programme for postgraduate students is to inculcate research aptitude among the students by encouraging them to undertake research projects in various disciplines in social sciences. Eminent scholars from within the Country will act as Project Advisors. This will help the students to broaden their knowledge regarding various social issues and to deepen their understanding of the theoretical practices in social sciences. For broad based theoretical studies, collaboration with scholars in Universities within India and abroad will be ensured. First year Postgraduate students of social sciences in the University Departments and Affiliated Colleges in Kerala are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

The selected students could identify a scholar of eminence within the country as Project Advisor (the academic committee for social sciences will prepare a panel of eminent scholars within India and abroad for this purpose, which will be published in the website) and a scholar in the universities or colleges as project consultant. The Postgraduate student scholar shall be the Project Director and the undergraduate students of the colleges shall be taken as Research Assistants. This will help the undergraduate student to brush up their talents and to have deeper understanding of research methodology in social sciences. The project will be for a period of up to 3 to 4 months. The projects will be allotted subject to the approval by expert committees constituted and a maximum of Rs. 50,000 would be allotted to each project. The principal of the college and the project consultant shall ensure effective utilization of the funds.

(Scholarship) Ministry of Human Resource Development - Korean Government Scholarship : 2011


Korean Government Scholarship at Ministry of Human Resource Development : 2011

Applications are invited from Indian nationals on plain paper in the format given below for the award of eight scholarships to Indian students offered by the Government of Republic of Korea, at Master's level and Ph. D. level. The subjects in which scholarships will be awarded are given as below:

  • Bio-technology
  • Environment Science
  • Molecular Biology
  • Korean Language & Literature

Age Limit:

 Not exceeding 40 years for Master's & Ph.D. respectively as on 01-09-201 1 (born after Sept Ist.1971).


Applicants must have already earned or expected to receive: 

  • A bachelor's degree with 60% of marks or equivalent prior to August 31, 2011, in order to apply for Master's Programme
  • A Master's degree with 60% of marks prior to August 31,201 1 in order to apply for Ph. D Programme.

Note: Candidates who have received Korean Scholarship at any time are not eligible.


  • Master's degree programme: About 2 years (excluding a 1 year KoreanLanguage course)
  • Ph.D. programme: About 3 years (excluding a 1 year Korean Language course)

Value of Scholarship:

  • Monthly Allowance: 900,000 won (KRW) per month
  • Research Allowance: 210,000 won for students in humanities and social sciences: 240,000 won for students in natural and mechanic sciences per semester to cover living expenses for the period of his or her programme.
  • Settlement Allowance: Awardees will be paid 200,000 won upon arrival.
  • Language Training Expenses: the NllED will pay the entrusted language training institution the full cost up to 1year.
  • Tuition Fees: All admission fees are waived by the host institution. The full tuition is paid by NIIED.
  • Dissertation Printing Costs: Up to 500,000-800,000 won, depending on the actual costs, will be reimbursed for the costs related to a dissertation printing.
  • Medical Insurance: 15000 won per month ( limited Insurance coverage) will be provided to the university for students.
  • Special funding for scholars who are proficient in the Korean Language(T0PIK Level 5 or 6): 100,000 won per month commencing from degree programme.

Last Date for submission of application:

  • Application on plain paper (as per format given below) alongwith the required photocopies of documents with a recent passport size photograph pasted on the application should reach the 'Section Officer, ES.3 Section, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Higher Education, West Block 1, zndfloor, Wing 6, R.K. Puram, New Delhi -110 066 latest by 5.30 PM on 7th March 2011.

(Scholarship) Korean Government Scholarship - 2011

Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Higher Education

Korean Government Scholarship - 2011

Applications are invited from Indian nationals on plain paper in the format given below for the award of eight scholarships to Indian students offered by

(Scholarship) University Grants Commission, PG Merit Scholarship Scheme for University Rank Holders : 2011


UGC, PG Merit Scholarship Scheme for University Rank Holders : 2010-12

The University Grants Commission, on the basis of a initiative of M/HRD, had introduced the scheme of Post-Graduate Merit Scholarship Scheme for University rank holders with the objective of attracting talents for pursuing post-graduate studies. The scheme is for non-professional courses only. The selection will be purely on merit basis. The awardees under this scheme can pursue their Post-Graduate programme in any area of specialization and also in any institution of higher learning in the country recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC Act.

Streams identified at undergraduate level for the award of scholarships :

  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Commerce
  • Languages

Note: This scholarship is exclusively for the aforesaid courses only. Professional Courses are not applicable under this scheme.

Scheme Details:

  • Duration of Scholarship: 2 years
  • Number of scholarships: 3000
  • Rate of Scholarships: Rs. 2000/- p.m. (10 months in a year) (Total 20 months)


  • First & Second Rank holders at under-graduate level in the above mentioned specified streams only admitted in any non-professional Post-Graduate course would be awarded this scholarship.
  • These awardees will have to submit the proofs of their merit position at undergraduate level in University/Institute/Autonomous College as well as their admission in first year of Post-Graduate course during academic year 2010-11.
  • The scholarship would however, be subject to securing a minimum of sixty percent marks at undergraduate level.
  • The rank holders would be considered only from affiliated universities wherein at least 100 students and in deemed / private Universities (*) / Autonomous / Nonaffiliated colleges, at least 25 students have appeared in the examination at undergraduate level in the aforesaid programmes.

Attested documents to be submitted at the time of application:

  • Application in prescribed format.
  • Proof of admission to Master’s degree course in a recognized Indian University/College/Institution.
  • Matriculation Certificate clearly indicating the age of the Candidate.
  • Prescribed Joining Report from the institution where the candidate has taken admission for P.G. Course as provide in notification.
  • Prescribed Provisional Rank Certificate at U.G. level as provide in notification.

Procedure for application:

  • Eligible students who are pursuing postgraduate 1st year course in any of the Non- Professional Course in the current year, i.e. 2010-11 may submit their application for the above scholarship in prescribed format alongwith all relevant attested copies of documents.

  • The application may be submitted to Deputy Secretary (SR-III), University Grants Commission, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110002 within 30 days from the date of publication of this advertisement in the Employment News/Rojgar Samachar (full advt.) and in leading National Dailies (short advt.).

(Scholarship) VEL TECH Mahatma Gandhi National Merit Scholarships, 2011


Technical University

Mahatma Gandhi National Merit Scholarships

Realising that even after 60 years of independence, higher education was not accessible to the deserving poor, Industrialist-turned Philanthropist, Educationist couple Prof.Dr.R.Rangarajan and Dr.Mrs.Sakunthala Rangarajan, introduced VEL TECH MAHATMA GANDHI NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME in 2009 with the twin objectives of national integration and barrier-free access to affordable higher education, setting apart a sum of Rs.6.5 crores for distribution as scholarships to the meritorious students admitted to the University. The scheme received excellent response across the country. 128 students representing all the States in India received Scholarships ranging from Rs.1 lac to Rs.1.25 lacs each from the Hon’ble Minister of State for Human Resource Development Smt.D.Purandeswari on 5.11.2009. Encouraged by this response, the University has allocated Rs.7 crores for 2010-11 under the same Scheme for B.Tech., M.Tech., and MBA Programmes.


  • 100% Scholarships of free tuition fees, hostel with boarding and lodging for 4 years to top three students from each state admitted to B.Tech. Programme, through VTUEEE 10.
  • 50% concession in tuition fees to the top 100 students who join the B.Tech. programme with not less than 90% in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in +2 examinations.
  • Vel Tech Mahatma Gandhi Joint Scholarship Schemes worth Rs.1.5 Crores for 100 students with 85% and above in +2 examination, in collaboration with THE HINDU, Hindustan Times .

(Scholarship) United World Colleges Selections Scholarship Programme: MUWCI, 2011

Mahindra United World College of India

United World Colleges Selections 2011

Entry to the United World Colleges is by competitive selection. Selection is based on personal merits and financial assistance in the form of partial or full scholarships are available on a need basis. Selection is the responsibility of the National Committees in more than 100 countries. Interested students should contact their own National Committee.

On application students should have completed ten or eleven years of formal education and are aged between 15 and 17 years (may vary slightly by National Committee).The academic year starts in August and applications are usually accepted through December and January for the year starting the following August. Please contact your own National Committee for specific dates.

Applications are invited for September 2011 entry to the United World Colleges in UK, Singapore, Canada, Venezuela, USA, Italy, Hong Kong, Swaziland, Norway, India, Costa Rica, Bosnia and Netherlands. Some full and part scholarships are available on The basis of merit at Mahindra UWC India, and only limited scholarship are available at some overseas UWCs. Applicants are required to research United World Colleges and the educational experience they provide, via information on the following web sites:

(Scholarship) MIS & CSFP Scholarship/Fellowship Programmes at Department of Higher Education, 2011

Department of Higher Education

Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) & Commonwealth Scholarship/Fellowship Plan (CSFP), 2011

Applications on plain paper, as per prescribed format given, are invited from Indian Nationals residing in India for the above-mentioned scholarship scheme for studies at Masters level and Ph.D. in Malaysia.

Subject Fields:

1. Business and Finance
2. Agricultural Science

Minimum Qualifications Required

One should have completed bachelor’s degree in the subject concerned indicated above with minimum 60% marks in Business and Finance and 65% in Agriculture. Where percentage of marks are not available and grades are mentioned, the candidates must indicate the conversion formula adopted by the University/Institution and should also indicate equivalent percentage of marks.

(Scholarship) K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post Graduates : 2011-12


K. C. Mahindra Scholarships for Post-Graduate Studies Abroad : 2011-12

The trustees of K.C. Mahindra Education Trust offer interest-free loan scholarships to Indian nationals for post-graduate studies abroad in various fields. The trustees of K.C Mahindra Education Trust offer interest-free loan scholarships to Indian nationals for post-graduate studies abroad. 

Applications are invited fro the K.C. Mahindra Scholarship for the year 2011 for advanced studies in Engineering, Natural Sciences, Humanities, Medicine & Business Management including the study of Military, Naval and Aviation Sciences.

Scholarship: The maximum amount of scholarship payable to any scholar shall not exceed Rs.95, 000/-. 

Applicants for these scholarships are required to satisfy the following conditions:

  • They must possess a First Class degree or an equivalent diploma of the same standard from a recognized Indian University.
  • They must have secured admission or have applied for admission in reputable foreign universities for courses commencing from August/September, 2011 but not later than February, 2012.
  • Candidates studying in the FINAL YEAR of the degree or diploma courses are also eligible to apply, provided they produce their Final year Certificate before end of June, 2011.
  • Government and Quasi-Government Officers with a creditable academic record, going abroad for specialized qualifications are also eligible to apply.
  • Preliminary applications should be forwarded to The Manager, K.C. Mahindra Education Trust, Cecil Court, 3rd Floor, Near Regal Cinema, Mahakavi Bhushan Marg, Mumbai – 400 001, along with 25 cms × 18 cms self-addressed envelope with Rs.10.00 postage stamps affixed, which should reach him not later than 31st March, 2011. The prescribed application form will be sent only to those candidates who are considered to have the requisite qualifications as stated above.

Important Dates:

(Admission Info) Project Oriented Chemical Education (POCE) Programme at JNCASR : 2011


Admission for Project Oriented Chemical Education (POCE) Programme at JNCASR : 2011

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore, has invited applications for admission to the following Programme to be commenced in the summer of 2011.

Program: Project Oriented Chemical Education (POCE)


Science: Students presently studying in 1st year B.Sc ( Preferably with PCM ).
As part of its Science Outreach Programme, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research has initiated a new programme, Project Oriented Chemical Education (POCE), for students studying in B. Sc first year (PCM) to explore their potentials, to stimulate genuine interest in science and infuse creativity and scientific temper amongst undergraduate students. Selected students will be given an opportunity to involve in programmes such as lectures, laboratory projects and research. The programme will be conducted during summer vacation for a period of 6 to 8 weeks. Students selected are expected to work at the Centre for three consecutive summers and successful candidates will receive diploma in chemistry from the Centre. Whenever possible, students will be allowed to work in the Centre during mid-semester vacations as well. Specialization in advanced materials will be possible during the last year.

Note: Those who complete the POCE programme with outstanding performance will be eligible for admission to the MS/PhD programme in the Centre subject to satisfactory performance in the interview.


The total number of Fellowships offered will be upto 10. A scholarship of Rs. 6000/- per month will be provided.

Mailing Address:

The Assistant Coordinator,
Fellowships and Extension Programmes,
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Jakkur. P.O., Bangalore - 560 064.


(Scholarships) Indo Swiss Joint Research Programme- 2011


Indo Swiss Joint Research Programme- 2011

Scholarship Description:

Grants for Joint Research Projects are meant to promote collaborative

(Fellowship) Summer Fellowship Programme by IITM, 2011


Summer Fellowship Programme by IITM, 2011


Scholarship Description:

The IITM  Summer Fellowship Programme of two months with stipend is


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