Internships

Internships available for Bachelors and Masters students: POSTER

Each node will host student interns interested in pursuing a research career in mathematical or computational biology at institutions located in its region.

Eligibility: Applicant should be currently in the second, third or fourth year of their Bachelors programme or in the second, third, fourth, fifth or sixth year of their Integrated Masters or BS-MS dual degree programme or in the first or second year of their Masters programme.

Average Duration: 3 months (could be longer in exceptional cases). These internships can be availed at any time during 2016 subject to consent from the faculty mentor.

Fellowship amount: Rs.10,000/- per month. In addition, outstation interns can receive up to Rs.5,000/- per month for accommodation and up to Rs.3,000/- for travel from and to their home place.

Application procedure: Apply online at http://nnmcb.appzone.co.in/

Please consult the People directory as well as this list of potential mentors when applying.

Deadline: October 30, 2015

Please see this LIST OF SELECTED INTERNS for 2016.

Contact Information:
National Network for Mathematical and Computational Biology
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560 012
Tel: 080-2360 5390

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Who is eligible to apply for this programme?

Applicant should be currently in the second, third or fourth year of their Bachelors programme or in the second, third, fourth, fifth or sixth year of their Integrated Masters or BS-MS dual degree programme or in the first or second year of their Masters programme.

Where and when exactly will the internship be conducted?

Anytime in 2016, depending on the mutual convenience of the host scientist and you.

Which is the host institute?

The institute the person you want to work with is associated.

What type of projects will be held?

A research or study project, decided by the host scientist who you intern with, based on your background and the kind of work she/he is engaged in.

Who will be training the interns?

The host scientist and her/his group.

What is the duration of the programme?

At most 3 months

Is there any fees to apply for this programme?

No

Can commerce graduates also apply?

No