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RBI Doctoral Fellowships

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The Reserve Bank of India established a Chair in applied research in regional economics in the Institute in 1985 for five years. In 1991 the RBI extended support to this Unit on a continuing basis subject to periodic review. Since 1993 the RBI has been granting fellowships to Ph.D. scholars, not exceeding four at a time.

Eligibility: Doctoral fellowships are open to persons preferably below the age of 35 (relaxable by 5 years in case of SC/ST), who have a Master's degree of a recognised University with a first or high second class with 55% of marks in Social Science Degree. The successful candidate will have to be registered under the supervision of one of the faculty members of the Institute.

Area of Research: Economics / Econometrics

Duration: The duration of the fellowship will be for a maximum period of 3 years.

Value of the Fellowship: The value of the fellowship is Rs. 12,000 per month and a contingency grant of Rs 10,000/= per annum.

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