fellowships may be instituted in the University Teaching
Departments to provide an opportunity to research
students to undertake advanced study and research
in different fields.
number of fellowships in each department shall be
determined from time to time by the University Council.
value of a research fellowship shall be Rs. 1200/-
p.m. for first two years and Rs. 1400/- per month
for further two years. In addition, each fellowship
shall carry an annual grant of Rs. 3500/- for Science
subjects and Rs. 2000/- for other subjects for meeting
authorized contingent expeinditure connected with
the research work in accordance with the Regulations
prescribed in this behalf.
who have passed their Master's Degree examination
of this University or of any other recognized University
in the first division or a high second division in
the subject concerned or an allied subject shall be
eligible to be considered for the research fellowships.
fellowships shall be sanctioned by the Vice-Chancellor
on the recommendation of a Selection committee consisting
of the Professors and Readers in the Department with
the Head of the Department concerned as the Chairman.
Application for the research fellowships shall be
made by the candidates on the prescribed form given
at Appendix "A" and shall be forwarded by the Head
of the Department concerned to the Registrar alongwith
the recommendations of the Selection Committee in
each case. The names of the fellows provisionally
approved by the Vice-Chancellor for the award shall
be communicated by the Registrar to the Department
of this communication, the Head of the Post-graduate
Department concerned shall furnish to the Registrar
within one month the exact date on which the fellow
commenced his research work under the scheme together
with a bond duly executed by the fellow on a non-judicial
stamped paper of proper value under law in the proforma
given at Appendix "B".
tenure of each fellowship shall, in the first instance,
be for one year may be extended by the Vice-Chancellor
on the recommendation of the Head of the Department
concerned for the maximum period of three years depending
on the progress of the research work. Under special
circumstances, the fellowship may be extended by the
Vice-Chancellor by a further period of one year on
the recommendation of the Head of the Department concerned.
If a person who has been awarded this fellowship completes
his researh work for the Ph.D. degree within a period
of three years from the date of award of this fellowship,
he may be awarded the fellowship for a period of one
year more for post-doctoral research on the recommendation
of the Head of the Department concerned.
that tenure of fellowship shall include the award
of any other scholarship/fellowship made by any other
agency and that the period of leave availed of by
a scholar without fellowship shall count towards the
tenure of the fellowship.