IISER Thiruvananthapuram offers a two-month visiting students programme during summer 2014 to enable motivated students to work with IISER faculty. Bachelors and Masters students in science/engineering with an inclination towards research in basic sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics) are invited to apply for the programme. Preference will be given to 2nd year BSc, III year BE/BTech and 1st year MSc/MTech (or equivalent degree) students. Application form should be filled by the candidate online on or before 24th March 2014 12:00 hrs. Two reference letters from teachers who know the candidate well enough to write with candor, detail and objectivity about the candidates academic and personal achievements and potential should be filled in the prescribed format and uploaded online directly by the referees on or before 24th March 2014 17:00 hrs. The candidates are requested to make sure with their referees that their reference reaches on time.
Selected students for the programme will be given a scholarship of Rs. 5000/-per month. Accommodation (between 15 May and 25 July, 2014) and Mess facilities will be provided at the same cost as that borne by the regular students. Selected students will be intimated by email.
To apply online for Summer Visiting Students Programme 2014 click here.