Greetings from British Council
Newton Bhabha PhD placements 2015 is now open for applications at : http://www.britishcouncil.in/newton-bhabha-phd-placements-programme
Programme brief is as follows:
The programme is jointly funded by the British Council India and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and offers up to 30 short-term (3-6 months) PhD placements for Indian and UK PhD scholars to spend a period of their study at UK and Indian higher education or research institutions.
Deadline for call of applications: 31st July 2015
Selection results announced by – By mid October 2015
Placements to be taken between: January – October 2016
* Applications are welcome from PhD scholars from India and UK in any Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects.
* On the UK side applications will be considered from PhD scholars from all institutions which are strong in research in the priority sectors .
* On the Indian side the scheme is operated by DST- open to INSPIRE PhD Senior Research Fellows (SRFs).