Eligibility Criteria


Below 35 years as on 31st of August of the year of application


5 years in age limit for SC/ST, physically handicapped and women


The candidate should be in the first year of full-time doctoral programme in one of the host institutions listed in the Annexure.


Fellowship Details

Number of Fellowships



3 years plus an extension upto 1 year


Rs.12000 pm

Contingency Grant

Rs.25000 pa

Overhead Charges

Rs.20000 pa to be paid to the host institution


On yearly basis through host Institution (where the Fellow is registered). Before disbursing fellowship grant for next year, AICTE is to receive a Progress Report and Utilisation Certificate from host institution.

Monitoring of Progress

Progress is mentioned by an Expert Committee of AICTE, which, if found unsatisfactory/or candidate fails to complete PhD programme in the specified time of 3+1 years, fellowship will be terminated without assigning any reasons

Selection Procedure

Short-listed candidates will be called for interview sometime in September/October. Final selection will be made from merit list prepared on the basis of candidates performance in interview

Notification & Deadline

July each year.

Deadline as per notification

Scholarship :  National Doctoral Fellowships
Course :  Engineering and Technology (PhD)
Provider Address :  ALL INDIA COUNCIL FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION Indira Gandhi Sports Complex, I.P. Estate, New Delhi-110 002. Telephone Numbers: 011-23392506 /63/ 64/ 65/ 68/ 71/ 73/ 74/ 78 Fax: 0112339255
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