a) Fellowship: Rs. 38,750 per month in 1st & 2nd year and @Rs. 43,750 per month in 3rd, 4th and 5th years of PhD.
(support till PhD completion or 5 years whichever is earlier).
b) Reimbursement of Rent (RoR): This component is linked with the fellowship of PhD Candidate. The rate of RoR is 24%, 16% & 8% (of fellowship) for X, Y & Z class cities/towns respectively. The classification of the cities is as per the
notification issued by the Ministry of Finance for the reimbursement of HRA.
c) Institutional Overheads: An amount of Rs. 25,000/Year/Full-time PhD candidate for support duration of PhD candidate to be given to the institution.
d) Research Contingency Grant Support: An amount of Rs. 1,20,000/Year/Full-time PhD candidate for support duration of
For further details of this scheme, kindly visit https://phd.dic.gov.in/. Applications are invited from Indian nationals
for admission to PhD programme for the academic year 2022-23.