Program 2017 at IISER Mohali
Applications are invited for the IISER Mohali Summer
Research Program 2017. Selected students at the level of BSc (Second Year/Third
Year), MSc (First Year) or equivalent will be able to spend 2 months at IISER
Mohali during the summer in order to work on specific summer projects with
IISER Mohali faculty.
The principal objective of the program is to provide
exposure to research methodology and a research environment to bright students.
This exposure to excitement in different scientific fields is expected to
motivate them to take up careers in science.
Duration : The
minimum period of summer research is one month and the maximum period is two
The Program : The
summer program has two components:
(i) Research : which the student will carry out in consultation
with his/her supervisor and
(ii) Interdisciplinary Course Work : which will involve a
series of lectures to be delivered by scientists working in various fields. The
course is scheduled for the month of June 2017 and all the students selected for
summer program are required to attend it.
At the end of the summer program, students are required to
submit a report about their research. All students who successfully complete
the summer program will receive a certificate from IISER Mohali.
Students will receive a fellowship of Rs. 5000.00 (Rupees Five Thousand only)
per month. Students will also be paid second class train fare for their journey
to IISER Mohali and return.
food : If necessary, IISER Mohali can provide accommodation and food at
IISER Mohali student hostels on payment basis.
Dates : The summer program will run between May 15 2017 and
July 15 2017. The exact starting dates are flexible to some extent. Selected
students are advised to contact their supervisors and fix up a starting date.
However, a student's stay at IISER Mohali should include the period between
June 1- June 30 2017.