Source/Copyright: ASEAN-India Science,Technology & Innovation Cooperation

The ASEAN-India Research Training Fellowship (AIRTF) Scheme is a flagship funding program started by Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Government of India under the ASEAN India Science and Technology Development Fund (AISTDF), with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), as their implementation partner to suppport ASEAN young researchers to work at any of the Indian research/academic institution. This prestigious fellowship aims at capacity building of young researchers of ASEAN Member Countries in science and technology and further strengthen the bond between India and ASEAN Member States. This fully funded fellowship is for a period of six months each with financial support for international travel, subsistence allowance, research contigency and domestic travel, etc.

Applications are invited from ASEAN researchers for award of this fellowship for conducting research in Indian institutiom across all areas of science and technology.


Eligibility Criteria:
>Applicants must hold nationality of any of the ASEAN Member State
>Masters Degree in any Natural Sciences or an equivalent degree in Technology/ Engineering/ Medicine/ allied disciplines
>Upper age limit: 45 years as on date of submission of application
>Applicant should be working in a national R&D or academic institution in his/her home ASEAN Member country.

The fellowship enables our local talented scientists the opportunity to work at an Indian research or academic institutions and strengthen the bond between India and ASEAN  Member States. We strongly encourage our scientists in the region to avail of program. For more information regarding the program click here. You may also visit the website at ASEAN AISTDF Fellowship 2019



Research News

Featured Links