AcSIR Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Training Fellowship program 2018 online applications


Are you an undergraduate or postgraduate engineering or science student looking for 2018 summer training research programs in India? This article provides complete information about the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Training Program 2018 with fellowship offered by Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR). Details of the program's fellowship amount, eligibility criteria and application procedure are provided for quick reference.

Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR) invites applications from eligible students for its Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Summer Training Program 2018. The program provides students with the unique opportunity to work with renowned scientists in CSIR-Labs.

Program features

The summer training program offered by AcSIR is a residential one, which requires you to mandatorily reside on the campus of the respective CSIR Labs on charge basis. There are totally 20 seats available, with scholarship. Other details -

  1. Duration: This is a two months' program, scheduled for May and August.

  2. Amount of Fellowship: Rs. 25,000 per student for the duration of the program. This amount will be payable on successful completion of the training program and submission of the project report to the Laboratory Coordinator.

  3. Travel allowance: This will be reimbursed up to a maximum of Rs. 5,000 per student.




Eligibility requirements

The following students are eligible to apply:
  1. Those who are pursuing third year B.E./B.Tech. or equivalent, with GPA 8.0 on a scale of 10 OR GPA 7.0 on a scale of 10 for CFTIs (upto IV Semester.)

  2. Those who are in the first year of M.Sc. or equivalent, with minimum first-class at pre-M.Sc. degree level; or M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent with GPA 8.0 on a scale of 10 OR GPA 7.0 on a scale of 10 for CFTIs at B.E/B.Tech level or GATE Score greater than or equal to 600 or NET (Engineering) Rank from 1 to 100.

  3. Those who are in the third to pre-final year of Integrated M.Sc. or equivalent, with GPA 6.0 on a scale of 10 (upto IV Sem).; or M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent with GPA 8.0 on a scale of 10 OR GPA 7.0 on a scale of 10 for CFTIs (upto IV Semester) or GATE Score greater than or equal to 600 or NET (Engineering) Rank from 1 to 100.




Selection process

The screening of the selection process will be primarily based on a Research Proposal and other screening criteria decided by the Committee. You can give up to 5 preferences of CSIR Labs/Institutes (refer to the list of Labs at the official website.) Before selecting, you should visit the websites of the CSIR Lab for information on the research areas over there.

Shortlisted applicants will be intimated and a selection interview will be scheduled at a central location. In order to be considered for the training program, you must appear of the interview, for which food & lodging arrangements will be made. You may make a specific request for an interview via Skype or another electronic medium. Final selection is on the basis of merit/performance at the selection interview.

At the time of interview, you must produce supporting documents for the information you have provided in your online application form.

How to apply

Submit your application for the summer training program at: http://acsir.res.in/ and http://acsir-summertraining.emli.in/

Last date to submit application: 31st December 2017.

Contact information

AcSIR Coordination Office
CSIR-HRDC Campus,
Sector-19, Kamla Nehru Nagar,
Faridabad, UP-201002
Email: info@acsir.res.in
Ph: 9266600847

[Readers are advised to check the official website for full schedule of the application and selection process once it is updated on the portal. General information has been sourced from print advt. in Hindustan Times, Mumbai edition, 11th November 2017, page 7.]


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Comments

Author: Natarajan15 Nov 2017 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

Nice information about an excellent opportunity for deserving students to work in a premier lab and try to transform their innovative ideas into quality research products. I presume, the applying candidate would need clearance or letter of support from their respective colleges.



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