Summer Research Fellowship for M.Tech./M.E. Students // IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi has instituted Summer Research Fellowship Programme for providing an opportunity to exceptionally good M.Tech./M.E. students of different engineering institutes except for IITs in India or abroad, to execute an innovative research and development project under the guidance of an IIT Delhi faculty.
The applicants must be within the Top ten ranks in their respective programme/branch.

Summer Research Fellowship for M.Tech./M.E. Students //  IIT Delhi


The fellowship work can be done during a period of 8 weeks during the summer vacation.

Fellowship Support:

  • Cost of travel (Train-Sleeper class) in the country, to and from IIT Delhi.
  • Stay at IIT Delhi during the visit(s), including boarding and lodging in the Institute hostels; and
  • Fellowship of Rs. 500/- per week.
The fellow will register at IIT Delhi as a visiting student; he/she will not be required to pay institute registration fees. The fellow will have to bear the insurance charges. The selected fellow will be required to get himself/herself insured against any eventuality for the period stay at this Institute.


Any M.Tech./M.E. student, who has completed at least 1 year of study and has secured at least 70% marks or CGPA of 7.00 (on a 10 point scale) at the end of 1st Year, in her/his respective programme will be eligible to apply for this fellowship.

How to apply?

  • The student interested to apply for this fellowship programme should first contact a faculty member at IIT Delhi in his/her area of interest and obtain his/her consent to guide.
  • The applicant should then submit the following to Joint Registrar (Academics), IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016:
  1. Application form.
  2. Resume.
  3. Consolidated grade card.
  4. Rank Certificate, in class, if any.
  5. No Objection Certificate from the parent institution stating the starting and ending dates for carrying out full-time research work at IIT Delhi under the fellowship programme.
  6. One Photograph (Passport size) pasted on the application form.
  7. One reference letter in a sealed envelope.
  8. Consent from IIT Delhi faculty.

Important Dates:

  • Applications will be received between April 18th – May 02th, 2019.
  • List of selected Fellows will be announced on the website by 13th May 2019.
  • Work under the Summer Research Fellowship Programme will start from May 20th, 2019.

For the application form and other details, click here.