IIT Madras Summer Fellowship Programme

Applications are invited by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras from eligible and interested candidates for its summer fellowship programme for the year 2016.

IIT Summer Fellowship

Name of The Programme : Summer Fellowship Programme

Period of the Project : Duration of the programme may commence from 16th May 2016 to 15th July 2016 (2 months).

Stipend : A sum of Rs.5000/- per month will be given as a stipend for a maximum period of 2 months.

Participating Departments : Aerospace Engg, Applied Mechanics, Bio Technology, Chemical Engg, Civil Engg , Computer Science & Engg, Engineeing Design, Electrical Engg, Mechanical Engg, Metallurgical & Materials Engg, Ocean Engg., Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Humanities & Social Sciences, Management Studies.

Objective : It is designed to enhance awareness and interest in high quality academic research among young Engineering, Management, Sciences and Humanities students through a goal oriented summer mini-project undertaken at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras.


  1. Candidates pursuing Third Year of B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. (Engg)/Integrated M.E./M.Tech. programme, First Year of ME/M.Tech/M.Sc./M.A, MBA with outstanding academic background in terms of high ranks in university examinations are encouraged to apply.
  2. Highlighting their academic performance and achievement including papers presented at seminars, projects executed, design contests participated, score/rank in Mathematics Olympiad and any other awards/distinctions obtained.
  3. IIT students are not eligible to apply.

How to Apply : Application should be submitted through online only using Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras website for Summer Fellowship Programme. There is no need to send hard copy to IIT Madras. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

Important Date : Last date for submitting application is 29th February 2016 at 5.00 pm.

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