Prime Minister's Research Fellows (PMRF) selections

The PMRF selections are scheduled in December 2018 and May 2019.

The Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF) scheme is aimed at attracting the talent pool of the country to doctoral (Ph.D.) programs of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for carrying out research in cutting edge science and technology domains, with focus on national priorities.

The Application portal for PMRF selections in December 2018 is open. The applications will be accepted till September 30th 2018.

The PMRF selections in May 2019 will also be open for student pursuing or have completed M.Tech. / MS by Research at the IISc/IITs/IISERs.

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Document date: 19th September 2018