The Ministry of Human Resource Development releases the official notification for applying for DUO-India Fellowship Programme.
As per the notification, DUO-India aims to fund every year, 50 professor-pairs for exchange for one month, starting from 2020 onwards aiming to provide mobility between Indian and European institutes.
The selection of DUO-India Fellows would be made only once a year, according to HRD ministry.
The Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration (SPARC) aims at improving the research ecosystem of India’s Higher Educational Institutions by facilitating academic and research collaborations between Indian Institutions and the best institutions in the world from 28 selected nations to jointly solve problems of national and/or international relevance.
As of now, 14 European countries namely Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and UK which are a part of SPARC programme are eligible for this fellowship programme.
Who can apply?
Applicants must be members of the academic or scientific staff of institutes coming under the “SPARC” collaboration (i.e. they must be remunerated by the Higher Educational Institutes and it must be their main occupation).
For detail information CLICK HERE https://www.ugc.ac.in/ugc_notices.aspx?id=2482
The application will be accepted from July15 to August 3th,2019.