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PMRF – Prime Minister Research Fellowship Scheme May 2019 Guidelines

PMRF Eligibility Criteria, PMRF online Registration Starts From, PMRF Online Registration Last Date, PMRF Interview Date, PMRF Results, Monthly Fellowship or Stipend Details, Research Grant, How to Apply PMRF Online

UPSC Civil Services 2019 Notification

The Government of India through the Human Resource Ministry issues the PMRF Fellowship to the eligible candidates of India who are into the research programme. The qualified students under this PMRF Program can get monthly fellowship or stipend and a research grant of Rs 2, 00,000/- for each year. The qualified research scholars under PMRF program can get the monthly fellowship and research Grant up to 5 years.

PMRF – May 2019:

The online registration for the PMRF 2019 will start from the last week of February 2019. Interested Candidates can apply to avail the PMRF Fellowship program.

Eligibility Applying for PMRF:

The PMRF provides Fellowship in different subjects, so depending on the subject and the candidates graduation course or post graduation course the eligibility differs.

Category 1:

The below mentioned courses candidates must be from IISC/IIT/NIT/IISER/IIEST/Centrally Funded IIIT. Candidates must score 8.0 CGPA/CPI out of 10.

  • Four year Graduation course or 5 Graduation Course completed or pursuing
  • Five year Integrated M.Tech completed or pursuing
  • Five year integrated M.sc completed or pursuing
  • Two year M.sc completed or pursuing
  • Five Years under Graduate Post Graduate Dual Program completed or pursuing

Category2:

The below mentioned courses candidates can be from any institute or University which are recognized in India. Candidates must score 8.0 CGPA/CPI out of 10.

  • Four year Graduation course or 5 Graduation Course completed or pursuing
  • Five year Integrated M.Tech completed or pursuing
  • Five year integrated M.sc completed or pursuing
  • Two year M.sc completed or pursuing
  • Five Years under Graduate Post Graduate Dual Program completed or pursuing

Category3:

Must qualify GATE and completed M.Tech or pursuing M.Tech/MS by research at IISC/IIT/IISER should have a minimum 8.0 CGPA/CPI out of 10

PMRF Fellowship Details:

The PMRF program is a 5 year program where the qualified candidates will be given Rs 70,000/- fellowship during the first two years of the program and a research grant of Rs 2, 00,000/-. Research grant will be given annually up to 5 years. From the third year the fellowship will be increased to 75,000/- and Rs 80,000/- in fourth and fifth years of the program.

S.NO PMRY Program Year Wise Monthly Fellowship/Stipend Research Grant
1 First Year Rs 70,000/- Rs 2,00,000/-
2 Second year Rs 70,000/- Rs 2,00,000/-
3 Third Year Rs 75,000/- Rs 2,00,000/-
4 Fourth Year Rs 80,000/- Rs 2,00,000/-
5 Fifth Year Rs 80,000/- Rs 2,00,000/-

PMRF 2019 Schedule & Important Dates:

S.NO PMRF 2019 Event Date
1 Online Registration starts from February Last Week
2 Last date for online Registration  
3 Date of Interview  
4 PMRF Results  

PMRF 2019 Application Form:

Interested candidates can get the application form or download the PMRF application form through this link.

PMRF Application form download – https://may2019.pmrf.in/

PMRF Application Fees:

Till last year the PMRF application fees was Rs 1000/-. The interested candidates have to pay an application fees of Rs 1000/- .

PMRF Fees Payment Mode:

While applying the PMRF through online after completing the online application form there will be a payment option upon clicking on the payment you will be directed to the online payment portal. Depending on your convenience make the payment.

How to Apply for PMRF 2019 Online?

  • First go through the categories above mentioned check and confirm your eligibility.
  • If you are eligible for PMRF 2019 Program then visit the PMRF official portal.
  • Click on the Apply online option.
  • You will be directed to the PMRF May 2019 online application window.
  • Go through the online form before filling.
  • Complete the online registration form and upload the relevant supporting documents required.
  • After completing the form click on the payment option.
  • You will be directed to the online payment window.
  • Pay the prescribed fee with your convenient option.
  • After the successful fee payment click on the submit button.
  • After the submission of the online registration form you will get an acknowledgement which contains the reference number.

Apply PMRF 2019 online – https://may2019.pmrf.in/

Project Abstract Applying for PMRF:

  • Project Abstract which must be presented by the eligible candidate should reflect the keen interest on the subject chosen.
  • Project Abstract must convey the applicant’s analytical skills and research skills.
  • The topic for the Project Abstract must be chosen from the science & Technology.
  • Finally two referee names must be mentioned in the project abstract so that the selection committee can get the feedback.

PMRF Selection Process:

The selection process includes interview but may include written test or discussions if necessary.

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