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The visiting students internship programme is conducted by the Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA) with the aim to promote scientific research interest in college and university students. Students selected for this programme work on specific projects that form a part of the ongoing research at IIA. Based on the nature of the project, the students shall be asked to work at either the main campus of IIA in Bangalore or its field stations.
The minimum eligibility criteria for the students to apply for the visiting internship programme is that they must have a consistently good academic performance (starting from their 10th standard exam) scoring more than 60% of marks or a CGPA of more than six, depending on the case.
Category A (Non – Ph.D students):
Category B (Ph.D students):
Interested students should send their application to the Board of Graduate Studies, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Koramangala, Bangalore 560 034 through their Head of the Department. The applications should be sent at least three months in advance from the tentative start date of their proposed project work. Applications must be accompanied by copies of the mark statements (up to the latest available), the recommendation letter and abstract of the project (if applicable). Outstation students willing to make their own arrangements for boarding and lodging are urged to mention the same in their application.