Due Date: June 30, 2019

Applications are open for the TWAS-CSIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program 2019/2020 The fellowship is for young researchers from establishing nations (aside from India) who want to pursue postdoctoral research study in emerging locations in science and innovation for which centers are readily available in labs and institutes of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Study (CSIR) of India.

TWAS-CSIR Postdoctoral Fellowships are tenable in CSIR lab and institutes in India for a minimum duration of 6 months to an optimal duration of twelve months in the following fields:

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Biological Systems and Organisms
  • Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Engineering Sciences
  • Astronomy, Area and Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physics


  • CSIR will supply a month-to-month stipend to cover for living expenses, food and medical insurance. The month-to-month stipend will not be convertible into foreign currency. In addition, Fellowship recipients are entitled to subsidized lodging.


  • Candidates need to be an optimum age of 45 years on December 31 of the application year;-LRB- **************).
  • Be nationals of an establishing nation (aside from India);-LRB- **************).
  • Needs to not hold any visa for short-lived or long-term residency in India or any industrialized nation;-LRB- **************).
  • Hold a PhD degree in a field of science or innovation;-LRB- **************).
  • Be nationals of an establishing nation (aside from India);-LRB- **************).
  • Be frequently used in an establishing nation and hold a research study task;-LRB- **************).
  • Be accepted at a CSIR laboratory/institution and supply a main approval letter from the host organization (see sample Approval Letter consisted of in the Application). N.B. Requests for approval should be directed to the picked CSIR host organization( s), with copy to the CSIR contact individual. This will permit CSIR to keep an eye on demands and provide assistance or help in discovering ideal host organization( s), if essential;-LRB- **************).
  • Offer proof of efficiency in English, if medium of education was not English;-LRB- **************).
  • Offer proof that s/he will go back to her/his house nation on conclusion of the fellowship;-LRB- **************).
  • Not use up other tasks throughout the duration of her/his fellowship;-LRB- **************).
  • Be economically accountable for any accompanying member of the family.


Candidates need to send the Approval Letter from a CSIR organization to CSIR and TWAS when using or by the due date at the current. Without initial approval, the application will not be thought about for choice.

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To find out more, see TWAS-CSIR Postdoctoral Fellowship

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