IISER-K Summer Student Research Programme2020
To provide B.Sc., M.Sc., B.S., M.S., B.Tech., and B.E. students of Institutions or Universities across the world an opportunity of exposure to a research environment by associating them with one of the Research Groups of IISER during the summer vacation.
Salient Points :
(a) The duration of Summer Research Programme of IISER Kolkata is from 18th May to 17th July, 2020.
(b) ONLY applications submitted through the portal will be considered for Summer Internship 2020.
(c) Each selected candidate will be formally associated with a Faculty Member of the Institute.
(d) After joining, each candidate needs original certificate from currently affiliated organization (HoD/Supervisor, on letterhead) that she/he is not getting any other financial support. Along with the original certificate candidate has to submit a no objection certificate from the currently affiliated organization (HoD/ Supervisor, on letterhead) as well.
(e) For funded interns, a consolidated Fellowship amount will be deposited in intern's bank account directly at the end of the programme.
(f) On-campus accommodation is mandatory, and is chargeable.
(g) Hostel Accommodation (Rs. 125.00 per week) and Bedding (Rs. 35.00 per day) charges for the duration of the entire stay need to be paid at the time of joining. Students can bring their own bedding.
(h) Access to computational and library facilities will be provided.
(i) Each candidate must submit a formal Joining report within 1 week of joining. See the link in the portal for joining details. Please note that the address and bank account details (if any) submitted by the candidates will be treated final. The institute will not be liable for these information.
(j) Selected students should join the Program in no later than one week from 18th May. Selected students should not come to join on Saturday or Sunday since hostel accommodation and other formalities cannot be made available during weekends.
(k) A participation certificate will be awarded at the end of the Programme, subject to the submission of a Project Report.
Financial Support :
Students having KVPY/INSPIRE or any other summer research fellowship, and those selected under the Indian Academy of Sciences summer fellowship programme, will receive financial support from the respective sponsoring organization. There is a provision for a limited number of IISER-K summer research fellowships, the details of which will be notified in due time.
The Fellowship is of Rs.1250.00 per week or Rs. 10000.00 for eight weeks.
How To Apply
For any queries on submission of online applications please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application portal opens: 21st Feb 2020
Application portal closes: 17th March, 2020 at 4.00 PM
Publication of list of selected candidates: 31st March 2020
Last date of receiving confirmation from selected candidates: 7th April, 2020
Summer research programme begins: 18th May 2020
Summer research programme ends: 17th July 2020
About IISER Kolkata
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (IISER Kolkata) was established in 2006 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD),Government of India. IISER Kolkata is designed to reach the prestigious position in the global setting that IISc, IIMs and IITs presently enjoy. IISER Kolkata is an autonomous institution awarding its own degrees. The central theme of the IISER Kolkata is to integrate education with research so that undergraduate teaching as well as doctoral and postdoctoral research work could be carried out in symbiosis.