Indian Statistical Institute
Junior Research Fellow
Eligibility: Applicants should posses a good academic record with M.Stat., M.A, M.Sc. or equivalent degree in Mathematics. Outstanding candidates with B.Stat/ B.Math.,/B.A./B.Sc. or equivalent degree with Mathematics as the main subject also will be considered.
Entrance test and interview: These are held in the first week of May. Advertisements appear in National news papers and also on the institute web-site in the month of February.
Financial Support: Junior Research Fellowship provides a monthly stipend of Rs.16000 per month. A special fellowship of Rs.20000 per month is granted for exceptionally meritorious candidates. The fellowship is extended annually as long as normal progress is maintained. The fellowship also carries a contingency grant of Rs.20000 per annum. The amount may be spent for purchase of books and stationeries, photocopying, thesis typing and binding, submission fee etc. On satisfactory completion of two years, the monthly stipend will be raised to Rs.18000.
Further information: can be had from the Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore website: http://www.isibang.ac.in/