Indian Institute of Technology, Patna invites application Post Doctoral Fellowship Programme for 2014 session. The following departments and specific areas mentioned in each department:

Chemistry: Polymer, Organometallic synthesis and catalysis

Physics: Renewable energy

Mechanical Engineering: Tribology and Machine Dynamics

Humanities and Social Sciences: Indian English Writing, Translation Studies, English Language Teaching


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Eligibility Criteria for Post Doctoral Fellowship by IIT:

Candidate should have a Ph.D in relevant area and first class or equivalent at the Master’s Degree level with at least three publications in peer-reviewed journals

Candidates who have recently submitted their Doctoral thesis can also apply provided they get their degree before interview date

Scholarship Details: Candidates selected for the Post Doctoral fellowship will be offered a consolidated amount of Rs.25000/- per month

Age limit: Maximum of 35 years relaxed by 05 years for women and reserved categories (Age relaxation applicable as per Govt. of India rules) to be calculated from the last date for receipt of application

How to apply?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on IIT Patna’s website:

Applicant is required to send the duly filled application forms (IITP-PDF-1 and IITP-PDF-2) along with attested copies of documents mentioned in the application to “Assistant Registrar (Academic), IIT Patna, Navin Govt. Polytechnic, Patliputra colony, Patna-800013. With the superscription “Application for IIT Patna Post Doctoral Fellowship Programme in the Dept of__”

Important Date:

Last date for receipt of application is 24th March 2014

Indian Institute of Technology, Patna

Patliputra Colony, Patna-800013, Tel: +91-612-2552103