Visiting Students Internship Programme at IIA, Bangalore

IIA Internship

IIA (Indian Institute of Astrophysics) is a premier institute for observational astronomy, theoretical astrophysics and related physics. Institute’s main campus is in Koramangala, Bangalore.

For motivating students across the country for research IIA organizes a summer programme every year. In this programme students are exposed to research in Astronomy and Astrophysics. 

About IIA Internship 2020

This year, the IIA Internship programme will consist of a series of lectures at the Kodaikanal Observatory from 18-30 May, 2020. A Few students will be selected to carry out short term research projects at IIA, Bangalore or at its field stations from 31 May to 30 June, 2020, supervised by IIA Academic members. 

Eligibility for Internship

Online applications for this programme are invited from students who are in the pre-final year of their M.Sc/Integrated M.Sc./Integrated BS-MS (in Physics/Astronomy)/B.E/B.Tech.

Fellowship and other allowance for Internship

Students who are selected for the Summer School will be provided free boarding/lodging at Kodaikanal and reimbursed second class rail/bus fare by the shortest route between the place of residence/study and Kodaikanal. Students selected to do short term projects will be provided fellowship (after the School), accommodation at nominal rate and food at subsidized price.

Important Dates for IIA Internship 2020

ONLINE APPLICATION OPENS 28th FEBRUARY 2020
LAST DATE TO APPLY 27th MARCH, 2020
SUMMER SCHOOL START 18th MAY, 2020
SUMMER SCHOOL END 30th MAY, 2020

Application Process

Candidates satisfying eligibility criteria can fill application online.

Apply online at https://www.iiap.res.in/summer_school/

For any queries contact at [email protected]