Vacation Students' Programme
The Vacation Students' Programme (VSP)
is held annually, for a duration of 7 weeks, during May - July. In 2017,
it will be held during
May 15 -
Students selected under the
seven weeks at IUCAA working on specific research projects supervised by
IUCAA Academic Members. The programme concludes with seminar
presentations based on the projects done by the participants.
The following students are eligible to apply:
M.Sc. - First Year (Physics / Applied Mathematics / Astronomy /
Integrated M.Sc. - 3rd and 4th Year
B.Tech. / B.E. - 3rd and final year
The last date for applying is
February 25, 2017. The selected candidates will be
informed by the end of March.
The participants are paid a stipend of Rs.10,000/- and provided with
free lodging on the IUCAA campus during the programme. They are also
paid second-class (non-A/C) return railway fare between the place of
their residence or education and Pune.
Queries, if any, may be addressed to the Administrative Officer (Core