The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) invites applications from the Indian as well as overseas nationals having Master’s degree in Agriculture and allied sciences for the “ICAR International Fellowships (ICAR-IFs)” for the year 2013-14. The ICAR-IFs are available for pursuing doctoral degree in agriculture and allied sciences, in the identified priority areas, to the (i) Indian candidates for study abroad in the identified overseas Universities/Institutions having strong research and teaching capabilities and (ii) to overseas candidates for study in the best Indian Agricultural Universities (AUs) in the ICAR-AUs system. Fifteen fellowships each for a total duration of three years will be available.
Detailed guidelines, priority areas of study and application proforma follow. Age on the closing date for receipt of applications will be considered for eligibility. Also, date of completion of qualifying degree will be the date of completion of both course and thesis work as declared by the university. Application should be submitted on-line/by post (two hard copies/ one soft copy on-line) to:
The Assistant Director General (EQR),
Education Division, ICAR,
Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan II,
Pusa, New Delhi-110012
Last date for receipt of application in the ICAR is June 30, 2013.
- Guidelines for ICAR’s International Fellowships
- Priority Areas of Study
- Identified Universities for study Abroad
- List of Agricultural Universities in India
- Application form for ICAR’s International Fellowship [pdf] [MS Word]