About the Programme
In recognition of the deep and historical ties between India and ASEAN, India's foremost technical education centres, the internationally renowned Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), welcome aspirants from ASEAN countries to apply for PhD fellowships. Applicants apply online on this portal. Those selected get a chance to finish their PhD with funding at par with their Indian counterparts from the Government of India. The funding covers the entire cost of study and living expenses for up to 5 years of their PhD programme.
|Maximum tenure of each fellowship||5 years|
|Stipend per month||INR 31,000/- for the first 2 years, INR 35,000/- for the next three years|
|Research grant||Up to INR 170,000/- for research expenses such as travel, books, contingency|
|Accommodation/Monthly House Rent Allowance||Upto 24% - as per Govt. norms (depending on the city) - of the stipend, if hostel accommodation not provided.|