- M.Phil. in:
Physics, Chemistry, Electronics, Computer Science, Biochemistry, Biophysics and Life Science.
- M.Sc. in:
Biochemistry, Life Sciences, Bio-Technology and Microbiology
- M.E. and M.Tech. in:
Electronics, Electronics and Instrumentations, Electronics and Communications, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering and Opto-Electronics.
- Students selected under INSPIRE fellowship programme may also apply for doing project work after completion of 2nd year of B Tech or 1st year for MSc, in addition to opportunities offered for doing project work during M Tech/ M E/ M Phil.
This scheme has no prescribed training programme/ curriculum. Each selected student has to carry out the project individually under the guidance of a Scientist/ Engineer of RRCAT, on all working days.
From minimum six months up to twelve months.
Interested student should send his/ her application in the prescribed form, as per the instructions given. Applications complete with ALL the required documents will only be considered. Application for the project work must be accompanied with the Certificate of Bonafide Student issued only by Principal/ Head of the Institute. Applications without this form will NOT be considered. Applications sent through e-mail will not be accepted.
Selection criteria are the academic profile of the student and availability of suitable project guide in the area of interest of the student. Number of students selected may vary from year to year. Period for the winter and summer projects will be from 10th December to 9th June and 10th June to 9th December respectively in the calendar year. Last dates for receiving applications for winter and summer projects are 1st October and 1st April respectively in every calendar year.
Only the selected candidates will be informed about their selection through email, on email address given in the application.
List of selected candidates will be uploaded on website before May 30 and November 30 for summer and winter projects respectively.
Post-graduate students selected for project work are eligible for financial assistance, which includes: (i) monthly stipend of Rs. 1000/- for the duration of project work, (ii) reimbursement of "to and fro" second class railway fair, from the place of study to Indore or ordinary bus fare, and (iii) free accommodation may be provided in RRCAT Guest House, subject to its availability. Financial Assistance is given, provided the student is not getting stipend, scholarship etc. from any other source. This must be certified by the Head of Department/ Institution.
Eligibility for free accommodation and stipend:
The financial assistance and free accommodation is subject to satisfactory performance during the course of project work certified by the project guide/ Division Head with minimum six months attendance at RRCAT.
Applications complete in all respect should be sent to: