Application form
(Read the instructions carefully before filling this form)

Mandatory fields are marked by '*'
1. Full Name in BLOCK LETTERS
(Last Name / Surname) *
2. Father's name * :
3. Address for Correspondence: * Permanent Address :
Postal Code * Phone *
(mobilenumber or landline with STD code)
Postal Code Phone
Email *
4. Last Degree Enrolled For *
(Obtained / Pursuing)
5. Subject *
6. Indicate the expected date of final examination *
(Type in dd/mm/yyyy format)
7. Date Of Birth *
(Type in dd/mm/yyyy format)
8. Gender * : MALE FEMALE
9. Nationality * : INDIAN OTHER
10. Have you applied for any such programme conducted by IIA before? *
: Yes No
If Yes, When
11. Please indicate your preference for project work: *
: Observational Astronomy Theoretical Astrophysics
12. Academic Data : Record of examintion beginning with Standard X. Enter marks/grades up to the last examination appeared. For Standard X, mention marks obtained in Science and Maths. For Standard XII, mention marks obtained in Physics and Maths.

Note that in Standard X and XII, marks obtained in Science/Physics, and Maths should be individually 60 and above.
Degree Year of
School/College Major Subjects /
Maths (Average) % Science/ Physics (Average) % Overall Percentage Rank
(if any)

13. Motivation for participating in the summer programme (give a brief write-up, in less than 500 words) * :
Word Count:
14. Provide additional academic data such as, scholarships, awards, projects, participation in summer schools, competitions, etc. :
15.Programme applied for: *
: Internship Programme.
School in Physics and Astrophysics.
I declare that the information in this application is correct to the best of my knowledge.
Date * :
(Type in dd/mm/yyyy format)
Place * :
1. Upper age limit to apply is 24 years as on 9 April 2012.
2. Students in the pre-final / final year of their degree programme are eligible to apply.
3. Candidates should have obtained 60% or more marks in the core subjects (from X standard).
4. Give details of X standard, XII standard, and degree marks (till the last appeared semester exam).
5. Submit your photograph and mark statements (till the last appeared semester exam) in the next page (Preview page).
6. In the case of grade point average (GPA), normalize to 100% i.e., if GPA is out of 10, multiply by 10 etc.
7. Use the format specified in the .pdf file for the Recommendation Letter (PDF)
8. Any false data provided will automatically lead to rejection of the application.
Recommendation letter should be filled by the Head of the Department where the candidate is presently studying. The recommendation letter is strictly confidential and should be posted in a sealed cover so as to reach Board of Graduate Studies, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore-560034 on or before 9 April 2012. Mention Summer Programmes 2012 at the top of the cover.
Contact for clarifications.