Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras announces Summer Fellowship Program 2020

IIT Madras Summer Fellowship Program 2020 – Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras invites applications for its summer fellowship program for the academic year 2020

Summer Fellowship Programme 2020

The IITM – Summer Fellowship Program of two months with stipend 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.



IIT Madras Summer Fellowship Program 2020 Important Dates

Online Application Submission begins on

12th January 2020

Last date for Online Application Submission

29th February 2020 at 5.00 pm.



Eligibility Criteria for IIT Madras Summer Fellowship Program 2020

Candidates pursuing 3rd year of B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. (Engg) or 3rd or 4th year of Integrated M.E./M.Tech. programme, 1st 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.

Highlighting 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.

IIT students are not eligible to apply.


Period of the Project

The programme may commence from 20th May 2020 to 19th July 2020. (Schedule may be flexible to suit student’s convenience.)


Participating Departments

Engineering Departments

Aerospace Engineering, Applied Mechanics, Bio Technology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Engineering Design, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering, Ocean Engineering

Science Departments

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

Humanities & Social Sciences

Management Studies



A sum of Rs.6000/- per month will be given as a stipend for a maximum period of 2 months.



IIT Madras Summer Fellowship Program 2020 Application Process

Application link will be activated at on January 12, 2020.

Candidates can fill the online application form and use the link “Submit Application” to choose the department you are applying for.

Hard copy of the application is NOT required to be sent to the Institute/Department

Incomplete forms will be rejected.


For more details and to apply online, please visit official website


IIT Madras

Beside Adyar Cancer Institute, Opposite to C.L.R.I, Sardar Patel Road, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600036 Phone: 044 2257 8280, Website