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Lucent Bell Labs Fellowships for PhD Students in Networking

Lucent Bell Labs, Bangalore has set up one PhD fellowship in the Computer Science department of IIT-Kanpur. The basic purpose of this fellowship is to attract the best students in the country to do research work in IIT-Kanpur, leading to a PhD.

Salient Features
  • The fellowship will be used to support the fellow for 3 years.
  • The entire endowment amount is Rs. 6.375 lakhs. This will be used directly for benefiting the Fellow. The endowment will be used to support this Fellow for 3 years. During this period, the Fellow will be given a package of Rs. 2.125 lakhs per year. Of this, up to Rs. 1.53 lakhs (i.e. Rs. 12,750 per month) will be given as (additional) stipend, and the rest (Rs. 59,500) will be treated as grant/fund to cover books, tuition, journals, domestic and international conference attendance, PC, etc.
  • If there are funds left in the interest after the Fellow has completed his/her PhD, they may be used by the Guide of the Fellow for professional purposes (including domestic and international conference travel).

The students who have secured admission into the Ph.D. program are eligible for selection as Bell Labs Fellow. A separate application on plain paper must be submitted for the same at the time of entrance test/interview.

For more information, send email to Incharge, PG Admissions: pgadm@cse.iitk.ac.in

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