Application Invited for Newton Bhabha Fund PhD Placements

ORG- British Council
Closing Date- 22nd October, 2019

On behalf of the Department for Business nergy & Industrial Strategy, United Kingdom (UK) and the Minstry of Science and Technology, India, the british council in India, the Department of Science and Technology, (DST), the Department of Bioteechnology (DBT) and Indian Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) are inviting applications for fuunding to support short-term PhD placements between UK and Indian institutions.

The Newton-Bhabha Fund is offering the opportunity for UK and Indian PhD scholarships to spend a peiod of their study (up to two to four months) in Indian and UK higher education institutions, to take place between March 2020 and December 2020.

In the UK, the scheme is open only to UK scholarships pursuing their PhD at a UK higher education institution in area of STEM and life sciences. Please see the list of eligible UK institutions in the downloads section below.

How to apply
The application should be submitted by PhD scholar with endorsement from both the sending and receiviing Head of Department (or equivalent) with the latter;s confirmation that they will host the PhD scholars; duration of the stay and level of bench fees if they change (bench fees is applicable only for UK host universities).

For Indian applicants application link
For UK applicants application link

For more information link


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