Indian Institute of Geomagnetism Research Scholarships is granted to those candidates who have enrolled themselves in any research programs at Indian Institute of Geomagnetism which is an autonomous research organization, comes under the Department of Science and Technology, Govt of India. This institute was established in 1971and was located in Mumbai. This Institute was earlier known as Colaba-Alibag Observatories, a part of Indian Metrological Department.
Indian Institute of Geomagnetism encourages those students who are pursuing their studies and research work in geomagnetism related to the field of upper atmospheric Geomagnetism and solid earth Geomagnetism. This institute has acquired a Status of a Premier Research Organization of India who has adopted various techniques to analysis with fast computers. It also helps in creating a common platform for Scholars and Scientists from every parts of country in exchange of ideas and views.
This Institute is specializing in conducting Doctoral programs in Geomagnetism and other fields related to bulletins and journals. They also arrange workshops and seminars which becomes the effective tools in scientific knowledge.
This Scholarship invites an application from Research scholars who are pursuing their Doctoral programs in Geomagnetism and other fields. The candidates who are selected are required to carry their research work in Mumbai or any other center of the institute.
They are granted a scholarship of 12000 per month (consolidated) for the first year, and 14000 in subsequent years second year. Those people who have qualification of net are granted 16000 for first and second year and 18000 in the subsequent year. A grant of 6000 is provided per annum for books in second and subsequent years. An advertisement of this scholarship is published in the employment news every year in the month of April.
Summary- Indian Institute of Geomagnetism Research Scholarships is an autonomous research organization under the Department of science and technology, govt of India. This institute is the leading institute in India which is engaged in Basic and applied research in Geomagnetism and others areas. This institute conducts doctoral program and other fields which is helpful in publishing scientific papers, bulletin along with journal, also engaged in organizing workshops and seminars to become a effective tool for scientific knowledge.