Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) is one of the leading research institutes which specializes in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Atmospheric Sciences. An autonomous body under the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, the institute is situated about 9 km from Nainital.
Who can apply: This program is aimed at those who have just cleared their post-graduate or B.Tech/M.Tech examination (in exceptional case undergraduate students also). ARIES offer opportunity to work with ARIES faculty on a short term project (preferable 2-3 three month duration) through-out the year. In this program they put student in touch with the faculties having overlapping interest in the research field.
Research Areas/Openings: 18 faculties in “Astronomy and Astrophysics”, 6 faculties in “Atmospheric sciences”, 2 faculties in “Solar physics”, 3 faculties in “Computer Sciences”, 3 faculties in “Mechanical Engineering” , 4 faculties in “Electrical Engineering” and 2 faculties in “Optical Engineering”.
Location: Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES), Nainital
Duration: 2-3 months (preferred)
Financials: Expenses, which include lodging and food, are very nominal at ARIES hostel (Rs 30 per night for stay,and about Rs 100 whole days food) which any student having CSIR, INSPIRE of any other fellowship can easily afford. However in exceptional cases, depending on the interest of institute and candidate academic profile, ARIES may also provide nominal logistics support to the candidate.
For more details and to apply, visit Visiting Students Program at ARIES’s Page.
There are no specific deadlines/last dates for this program and applications are open throughout the year.
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