Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
(Deemed University)

Visiting Students’ Research Programme (2013)

The Visiting Students’ Research Programme (VSRP-2013) will be held at TIFR, Mumbai during the period May 13 to July 5, 2013.

VSRP for Mathematics will be held from June 10 – July 5, 2013.  For details, please also see School of Mathematics website

Click here if you wish to apply for VSRP at NCRA, Pune

Participants are paid a monthly stipend of Rs 7000/-, Sleeper class return railway fare and are provided with shared hostel accommodation.


Physics/Chemistry :

Pre-final year students of M.Sc./B.E./B.Tech.

Pre-final year students of M.Sc./B.E./B.Tech. Students doing M.Pharm., Medicine/Engineering will be also be considered.

Pre-final and final year students of M.A./M.Sc./M-Stat./B.Tech.  Exceptionally bright pre-final and final year students of B.Sc./B.Stat./B.Math. will also be considered.

Computer & Systems Sciences
Pre-final year students of B.E. / B.Tech. / M.Sc. / M.C.A. / M.E. / M.Tech.   

 How to apply

Students are encouraged to apply online.

Before filling the online application form please keep the following ready :

1. Scanned photo (.jpg file of size not exceeding 100kb ) of your passport size photograph.

2. Students are required to fill in two areas of study in order of preference.  Please read the Information Brochure before you fill this section.

3. A write-up of 100 words describing your interest in the most preferred field of study is required to be uploaded (in .doc or .pdf format and file size not exceeding 1MB).

4. Names and email ids of two Referees who would be filling up the Referee Report Forms of the student.  They should be teachers or persons with whom you have interacted academically. 

The link for downloading the Referee Report Forms will be sent by email to the applicant after complete registration.

Students from remote areas who do not have access to internet can send a request for application form along with a self-addressed stamped envelope of Rs 10/- to :

The Assistant Registrar (Academic)
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabh Road, Colaba
Mumbai 400005.

Last date for application : 

For Maths – February 17, 2013
For all other subjects – January 13, 2013.
Referee Reports of applicants submitting online applications will be accepted till one week after the last date.

FOR MORE DETAILS LOG ON TO : http://www.tifr.res.in/~vsrp

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