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UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship

The University Grants Commission is all set to invite applications for UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship in order to help Women/SC/ST to continue their higher studies and research in Science, Engineering & Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences in Indian Colleges.

This UGC has initiated this for Women to those candidates, who are unemployed holding Ph. D. degree in their respective subject areas. Eligible candidates can apply for UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship 2018 through online mode before the last date mentioned below.

Scholarship For Women And SC/ST Candidates

Those, who will be selected to get the advantage of fellowship, will get financial support under UGC Part Time Research Associate ship for women. Candidates, willing to apply for UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship 2018, must ensure the eligibility norms from below section.

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UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship

Eligibility Criteria:

For women candidates

  • The candidate should be unemployed.
  • Candidates must have a doctorate degree in the concerned field.
  • Applicants must have been awarded the Ph.D. degree
  • In case of general category, 55% marks at undergraduate level and 60% of marks at post graduate level are required to apply for the given post.
  • For SC/ST/OBC/PH category candidates, 55% at PG level and 50% at UG level

For SC/ST Candidates:

Applicants must have doctorate degree in their relevant field preferably with published research work to their credit.

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Nature of Assistance available under the Scheme:

For women candidates:

The upper age limit for general category students is 55 years and 60 years in case of SC/ST/OBC/minority category students. The age would be considered as on the last date of submission of online application.

For SC / ST Candidates:

  • Maximum age limit for female candidates is 55 years whereas 50 years for male applicants.
  • Age will be considered as on last date of receipt of online applications.

Scholarship for Women Candidates:

Fellowship@Rs.38,800/–p.m. for
fresh candidates.

@Rs.46,500/–p.m.
after two years.

Contingency A@Rs.50,000/-p.a. for five years
Escorts/Reader assistance@ Rs. 2000/- p.m. (fixed)
in cases of PWD (Person with disability)

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Age Regulation:

For women candidates:

  • The upper age limit for general category students is 55 years and 60 years in case of SC/ST/OBC/minority category students

For SC/ST Candidates:

  • Maximum age limit for female candidates is 55 years whereas 50 years for male applicants.
  • Age will be considered as on 1st July of the year of application. Relaxation in age will be given in exceptional cases.

Scholarship for Women Candidates:

Fellowship@Rs.38,800/–p.m. for
fresh candidates.

@Rs.46,500/–p.m.
after two years.

Contingency A@Rs.50,000/-p.a. for five years
Escorts/Reader assistance@ Rs. 2000/- p.m. (fixed)
in cases of PWD (Person with disability)

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Scholarship for SC/ST Students:

The Tenure of Award is 5 Years.

ItemRate Of Fellowship
(Pre-Revised)
FellowshipRs. 16,000/- P.M
ContingencyRs.30,000/-P.A.
Departmental Assistance10% Of The Post Doctoral
Fellowship To The Host Institution
Escorts/Reader /AssistanceRs. 2,000/- P.M. (Fixed) In
Case Of Physically Disabled & Blind Student.
HRAAs per University/Institution rules.

 

ItemRate Of Fellowship (Revised W. E. F. 01.12.2014)
FellowshipFor First 2 Years: Rs. 38,800/- P.M.

3rd Year Onwards: Rs.46,500/-P.M

ContingencyRs.50,000/-P.A.
Departmental AssistanceNot Applicable
Escorts/Reader /AssistanceRs. 2,000/- P.M. (Fixed) In
Case Of Physically Disabled & Blind Student.
HRAAs per University/Institution rules.

Objectives of fellowship:

The objective of this scheme is to give chance to SC/ST candidates to undertake postdoctoral research in Sciences, Engineering & Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences at Indian Universities/Institutions/Colleges as indicated below:

  • Universities/Institutions/Colleges included under Section 2(f) and 12 (B) of UGC Act.
  • Deemed to be Universities included under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and eligible to receive grants-in-aid from UGC.
  • Universities/Institutions/Colleges funded by Central / State Government.
  • Institutes of National Importance.

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Procedure for Approval by the UGC:

Application of candidates will be scrutinized by the screening committee. Afterwards short listed candidates would be called to appear in interview, constituted by the Commission.

No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in the interview. The decision of the Commission will be final. The Commission reserves the right to withdraw/cancel the award without assigning any reason.

Applying procedure for UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship:

Candidates can fill their applications for UGC Post Doctoral Fellowship by following the steps mentioned below:

  • First of all you are required to visit the official website of the University Grants Commission that is www.ugc.ac.in
  • After visiting the home page, you have to follow “Students Corner” section, available at the mid of home page.
  • From the same section you need to select “Scholarships & Fellowships” option.
  • On the next page you will get various links but you need to hit on an appropriate link.
  • By hitting the suitable link you will get a PDF file, having entire details in concern of fellowship. You must read all the details very carefully.
  • Afterwards you must go back to the previous page and hit on app link for “Apply Online”
  • Fill the Online application form displayed in front of you.
  • After filling the form take a review of all filled information in it and hit on “Submit” button.
  • At last, take a print out of your application form for further use.

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Certificates or documents required to be submitted:

Here below you can see the list of documents that are needed to be submitted along with the application form:

  • Graduation and post-graduation Scanned mark sheets
  • Caste certificate
  • Date of birth certificate
  • Domicile certificate.
  • Physical disability certificate, if applicable

Important Date:

Candidates can apply online: Till Last Week of June 2018

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13 comments

  1. Hello sir,
    Online Submission has been closed at every try please confirm it true or fake applying for post doctoral fellowship

  2. Dr. Shallu Dogra

    Hello Admin

    Please let me know about the opening date for women post doctoral fellowship. I have been continuously waiting for the same since past 8-10 months.

  3. PDF application not opened online how can the students apply. is it real news or fake. let we know the last date

  4. Sir, ug 59%,pg 76%. And completed ph.d. can i eligible for PDF. When will be the next call for PDF. Please reply….

  5. Priyanka chaudhary

    Sir I have given per submission in October and my thesis is ready for final submission of my PhD . So could I apply for PDF .

  6. when will be the next notification for ugc post doctoral fellowship for women.Please update.

  7. when will be the next notification for ugc post doctoral fellowship

  8. Ajit Kumar Behera

    Sir I am from SC category. I don’t have 50% mark at UG level but it is 70% in PG level. Also completed PhD in mathematics. Can I eligible to apply for Postdoctoral fellowship for SC/ ST scheme.
    Please suggest …

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