DBT TWAS Fellowships

The Department and The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) provide Biotechnology fellowships to foreign scholars from developing countries who wish to pursue research in newly emerging areas in biotechnology for which facilities are available in the Laboratories/ Institutes in India. The fellowships are tenable in Institutes in India and are provided under three categories: a) Full-Time Postgraduate Fellowship to pursue a PhD research programme in India, b) Sandwich Postgraduate Fellowship to pursue a PhD research programme in India, and c) DBT-TWAS Postdoctoral Fellowship to pursue a postdoctoral research programme in India. Few achievements of the scheme are: 75 Predoctoral and 36 Post doctoral fellows have availed this scheme, currently 25 fellows are availing this fellowship. This year, 25 fellows were selected and will be joining their respective host institutes in next financial year..

Concerned Officer for more information

Programme Head Dr.(Mrs) Meenakshi Munshi, Scientist G
Email meenakshi29[at]dbt[dot]nic[dot]in
Phone No. 011-24360984
Programme Coordinator Dr. Suraksha S. Diwan, Scientist E
Phone 011-24361035
E-mail ssdiwan[dot]dbt[at]nic[dot]in

Guidelines including eligibility

scheme
S. No.TitleDetails
1TWAS Fellowship for Research & Advance Training - Application form Formatarrowdown View (39.16 KB) pdf
2TWAS Fellowship for Research & Advance Training - GuidelinesView (20.92 KB) pdf
3TWAS Fellowships for Postdoctoral Research - Application form FORMAT arrowdownView (47.62 KB) pdf
4TWAS Fellowships for Postdoctoral Research -GuidelinesView (207.51 KB) pdf
5TWAS Fellowships for Postgraduate Research - Application Form FORMAT arrowdownView (62.21 KB) pdf
6TWAS Fellowships for Postgraduate Research - GuidelinesView (219.05 KB) pdf
7TWAS Fellowships for Visiting Scholars - Application Form FORMAT arrowdownView (44.39 KB) pdf
8TWAS Fellowships for Visiting Scholars - GuidelinesView (101.97 KB) pdf