Compensation and benefits
PhD scholars will receive a monthly stipend of INR 60,000 in their first and second years, and INR 70,000 after completion of their second year for subsequent years. This support is available for a total of 4 years subject to successful annual review of their academic progress, with a possible extension of one year. This support is available for students that are not being sponsored by government/semi-government bodies, industry or international organizations.
All PhD scholars will be eligible to apply for a full year of international fellowship at partnering institutions to undertake their research. The support in this fellowship may include air fare, and a monthly stipend commensurate with living expenses at the host institute.
Scholars will also be eligible to apply for a conference/ workshop related travel allowance of upto INR 2,00,000 during the entire duration of their doctoral program.
For more information regarding compensation and benefits please click on ‘PhD PROGRAM GUIDELINES’ below.