Aryabhatta Post-Doctoral Fellowship at ARIES

Academics >> Aryabhatta Post Doctoral Fellowship

Appplications are invited for two positions of "Aryabhatta Post-Doctoral Fellowship (APDF)".
Candidates with outstanding academic records are encouraged to apply. Applications are received throughout the year and selection will be made four times in a year.

Cycle-I: Applications received till 31st January would be considered in Cycle-I.

Cycle-II: Applications received till 30th April would be considered in Cycle-II.

Cycle-III: Applications received till 31stJuly would be considered in Cycle-III.

Cycle-IV: Applications received till 31stOctober would be considered in Cycle-IV.

Qualification: Ph.D. degree awarded from a duly recognized University/Institute in the field of Astronomy & Astrophysics / Atmospheric Sciences.
Age: Should not be more than 32 years on the last date of submission of application.
Fellowship: Rs. 75000/-per month consolidated. (Applicable taxes as per Govt.of India norms)
Nationality: Indian citizens including people with NRI/PIO status as well as foreign nationals.
Duration Initially for two years, extendable to one more year after successful review.
Research Grant Rs.5.0 lakhs per year.
Travel Grant Candidates will be provided economy class airfare to join the position. Foreign nationals/NRIs will also be provided return air fare. Additionally, a travel grant of Rs. 2.0 lakhs (for the complete tenure) is available for nationals/International conferences.
Accommodation Furnished Accommodation will be provided in campus on nominal charge basis


Interested candidates may send their application CV, brief summary of Ph. D. work (not exceeding 1 page)
a research proposal (not exceeding 2 pages) using ARIES facilities and name of five researchers (one must be his/her thesis supervisor) who can provide recommendation letter for the candidate to It is expected that research proposal to be relevant to the research at ARIES.