IISER Mohali Summer Research Internship Program for B.Sc. & M.Sc. Students

Are you looking for a summer research internship? Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali offers an opportunity for summer research internship to the science students. Read this article, to know the information on summer research internship, eligibility criteria, facilities, the application process, etc.

About IISER Mohali

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Mohali is a premier institute. IISER has seven branches all over the country, and IISER Mohali is one of them. The institute is well-known for its innovative research and education in basic sciences. The institute provides science education and research at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

IISER Internship/Summer Research Program

IISER Mohali invites online applications for its internship program or summer research program every year. The candidates who wish to join an internship at IISER Mohali can apply for the internship. The summer research internship provides an opportunity for the selected interns to get involved in the learning of research method for up to two months at IISER and exposure to a research environment. They will be engaged in various research areas. This internship will help students to build their professional network, which will be helpful to make their career in science. During this period they will work on some specific summer projects under the guidance of IISER faculty members.

Components of Summer Research Internship

It includes:
  1. Research: selected interns will carry out their research under the guidance of the Supervisor or Guide from IISER Mohali
  2. Course Work: under course work the interns will attend the lectures delivered by the eminent scientists. The course work will be conducted in June and all the interns must attend it.

Benefits to the Interns

Guidance: The selected interns will work under the guidance of the IISER Mohali faculty.

Hostel Facility: The candidates will be provided with accommodation in the hostel of IISER. IISER, Mohali will provide this facility to the interns free of cost. However, students can avail accommodation in hostels on a sharing basis.

Food and Travel Support: No financial support will be provided for food and travel by the IISER. Students can avail hostel mess facility on payment basis. For this facility, they will have to pay an amount of Rs.3000 per month approximately.

Remuneration: IISER Mohali will not provide any stipend or remuneration to the interns.

Duration of Summer Research Internship
Interns can join a Summer Research Internship at IISER for the minimum period of one month and the maximum period of two months.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. The applicants are in the second or third year of their B.Sc. degree or first year of their M.Sc. degree or equivalent.
  2. The candidates must have a good academic background.
  3. They must have a CGPA higher than 8 or 9.

How to Apply

The candidates seeking admission to internship must check the official website of IISER Mohali regularly for the release of official notification of the internship or Summer Research Program. The candidates will have to fill and apply through an online application form on the website. It is advised that the candidates should read the instruction carefully before applying and care must be taken while filling the form and provide all information correctly.

Selection of the Interns

Selection of the students will be based on their credentials and interests shown in the application form submitted to the IISER Mohali. The candidates can check the status of their application by logging on to the website of IISER Mohali.

Report Submission
At the end of the summer research internship program, the interns are required to prepare and submit a project report of their work.

Upon successful completion of the summer research internship program, a certificate will be issued to the students from IISER Mohali.

Schedule of the Internship

The summer research internship will be conducted every year between May 15 and July 15. The candidates who wish to join the internship must meet their Guide to know the starting date of the internship.
The period between June 1- June 30, 2020 must be included in the summer internship.

Contact Information

In case of any query related to summer research internship, the candidates can email at summer@iisermohali.ac.in

Address: IISER Mohali
Knowledge city, Sector 81,
Manauli, PO, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar,
Punjab 140306
Telefax: 2240266, 2240124
Website: http://www.iisermohali.ac.in/


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