Publish Date: April 12, 2021

Summer Research Fellowship Programme 2021

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IIT Delhi has instituted a prestigious Summer Research Fellowship Programme. It provides an opportunity to exceptionally good undergraduate students to execute an innovative research and development project under the guidance of IIT Delhi faculty. The students of different engineering institutes except IITs in India or abroad, who are within Top ten ranks in their respective programme/ branch, are eligible to apply. STUDENTS OF IITs ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.

About the Fellowship


The Fellowship work (lab/class) can be done in a period of 8-12 weeks only through ONLINE MODE.


The Fellow will be entitled for Fellowship of Rs. 500/- per week.


The fellow will register at IIT Delhi as a visiting student; she/he will not be required to pay institute registration fees.


Any undergraduate student, except student of IITs, who has completed at least 2 years of study towards an engineering degree and is amongst top ten positions in her/his respective programme will be eligible to apply for this fellowship.


How to apply


The online application form is available at the following link:

The applicant will have to upload the following documents while filling the online form:

  1. Photograph (Jpg format, 200x230 pixels, maximum size 100kb)
  2. Consolidated Grade Card (Pdf format)
  3. Rank Certificate (Pdf format)
  4. No Objection Certificate (Pdf format) from the parent institution stating the starting and ending dates for carrying out full time research work at IIT Delhi under the fellowship programme. The uploaded documents should be clear and legible, without which the application is liable to be rejected. The candidates are not required to submit hard copy of the application.



Application Deadline

Online Application Portal will be open until 23rd  April, 2021 (17:00 hours).

Selection List

List of selected Fellows will be displayed by 3rd May, 2021 on the website.

Fellowship Start Date

Summer work can start after 25th May, 2021. Institute vacation periods are available on the website.