KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018

By | May 31, 2017

KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018 Notification, Apply online at www.kscste.kerala.gov.in :

Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment is going to arrange KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018. Candidates who are rank holders in Master’s Degree in Science or Engineering field, are eligible to apply for this fellowship. Department of Science and Technology, Government of Kerala wants to encourage intelligent students to make career as scientists by participating in KSCSTE Fellowship Programme.

In order to apply online for this fellowship, the candidates must possess required qualifications and eligibility. Kerala State Council will shortlist the candidates on the basis of their academic records and other info to call up them for Selection Procedure. Candidates will have to appear and clear online test as well as personal interview to get selected for this fellowship.

KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018

KSCSTE Fellowship Programme

KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018 notification has been published by Kerala State Council on its official website at www.kscste.kerala.gov.in. Government of Kerala is going to organize a fellowship programme for maximum three years duration. This fellowship is only for highly talented candidates who have extraordinary skills and keen interest in research work. Interested candidates need to apply online for KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018 via official web portal at scigate.kerala.gov.in/fellowship before closing date.

Name of Organization:

Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment, Department of Science and Technology, Government of Kerala

Official Website:



Name of Fellowship:

KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018

Duration & Schedule of Fellowship:

The duration of KSCSTE Fellowship 2018 will be not more than three years.

Age Limit:

Age of the candidate must not exceed 35 years as on 1st January 2018.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must have obtained following degree/qualification:

  • M.Sc or M.Tech degree in Mathematical Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences, Engineering Sciences and Environmental Sciences.
  • M.Sc or M.Tech degree must be completed in 2017 or 2016 or 2015. Any other earlier year is NOT allowed.
  • Should be rank holder from 1st to 10th position in one of the universities in Kerala.

For more details, please refer Official Notification.

Areas of Research:

  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
  • Engineering Sciences

Fellowship Allowance:

Candidates will be paid Fellowship Allowance of Rs.20000/- per month for 1st and 2nd year, while Rs.25000/- per month will be paid in the 3rd year. Candidates will also receive Housing Rent Allowance (HRA) @10% of Fellowship Allowance.

Research Grant and Other Facilities:

KSCSTE institute will provide Annual Contingency Grant of Rs.20000/- to candidates.

For more details, please refer Official Notification.

Process of Selection:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their academic track record, followed by Online Written Test as well as Personal Interview.

List of Required Documents:

  1. A passport size photo.
  2. MSc./ M.Tech Certificate
  3. Rank/position certificate
  4. Certificate to prove age/DOB (10th or 12th certificate)

How to Apply Online for KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018:

  1. Log on to official website at www.kscste.kerala.gov.in.
  2. Navigate to Programmes & Initiatives and select HR Development in S & T.
  3. Then click on the tab KSCSTE Fellowship Programme to go to relevant page.
  4. Read whole notification and instructions carefully.
  5. Select Apply Online link to reach application portal.
  6. Fill up online application form with required personal, educational and other details.
  7. Upload your documents and certificates as per list given above.
  8. Submit the application form online on completion.
  9. Save your Application Registration Number for future reference.
  10. Take printout of application form for record and further use.

Important Dates:

Last Date for Online Submission of Application Form: 2nd week of November 2017 (tentative)

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Click Here to Apply Online for KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018

Kindly open Official Website at www.kscste.kerala.gov.in and scigate.kerala.gov.in/fellowship to get more information about KSCSTE Fellowship Programme 2018 to be arranged by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology & Environment, Online Application Form, Duration & Schedule of Fellowship, Age & Eligibility Criteria, Fellowship Allowance, Research Grant details, Process of Selection, Important Dates and Procedure to submit online application for KSCSTE Fellowship 2018.