Grants are available under the Newton-Bhabha Fund for UK PhD students in STEM and Life Sciences to spend a 2 - 4 month period of research at an Indian higher education or research institution. The funding will cover: UK-India return airfare, arrival allowance (INR 10,000), monthly stipend (INR 25,000), and additional funding towards accommodation costs.
- Biological and Medical sciences – This includes Life sciences, Biotechnology, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Medicine, Pharma and Veterinary Sciences
- Engineering and Physical sciences – This includes Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Physical Mathematics, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Big data and Manufacturing
- Environment Food and Agriculture sciences
- Public health and well being
Deadline for applications: 21 August 2017 (4pm BST)
Placement period: March to December 2018
For more information, please visit the call website