Institute Post Doctoral Fellowship

 Rolling Advertisement for Institute Post Doctoral Fellowship

IIT Ropar invites applications for Institute Post Doctoral Fellowship in the various Departments/Centres:

One 1+1 year post doctoral position in the Gravity and String Theory group at the Department of Physics.


PhD degree holders are eligible to apply within five years after completion of their PhD. Candidates completed PhD supervised/co-supervised by faculty members from IIT Ropar can apply after 3 years of completion of their PhD.



The application has to be submitted to the Department/Center in which the candidate intends to join as a Post Doctoral Fellow.  

Application Form (Word Download) | (PDF Download)



The duration of the fellowship will be for a period of 3 years. Renewal needs to be done each year based on satisfactory performance and the recommendation of the Department.



Fellowship Amount

Between Rs. 45,000-55,000/- consolidated

(depending upon  experience and qualification)


Suitable Hostel/Campus accommodation as per IIT norms will be provided if requested and if available

Contingency Grant

A contingency grant of Rs. 1,00,000/- per annum will be provided to the Post-Doctoral Fellow for research purposes. Unspent amount can be carried over to the next financial year

Permission for Conference

Either National or International Conference can be permitted provided funds available in the contingency grant of the concerned doctoral fellow.

TA Claim for attending interview

Train fare by II AC from place of residence to IIT Ropar (by shortest route).


With fellowship not exceeding 30 days in a year for each completed year of the fellowship. The leave can be availed on a prorata basis for the duration


Last Date: This is rolling advertisement and there is no last date to submit the application.