UGC Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2017 for SC/ST Candidates application form fee eligibility criteria
Objective: the objective of this scheme is to provide financial assistance to candidates of Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe to pursue Postdoctoral studies and research in the field of Science, Engineering & Technology and Humanities in Indian University/ Institute. The aim is to provide assistance and scope to the candidates of the deprived sections of the society to pursue higher studies.
• The applicant should belong to the minority community as per Section 2 (c) of the National Commission for Minorities Act, 1992.
• The candidate must have a doctorate degree preferably with a published research to their name.
• Maximum age limit for candidates is 50 years for male candidates and 55 years for female candidates as on 1 July of the year of application.
• Selection will be made on merit based on the doctorate degree and interview conducted by a panel of experts.
The last date for application for the fellowship is August of every year.
Application: Only online applications will be accepted.
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