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About The Programme

In recognition of the deep and historical ties between India and ASEAN, India's foremost technical education centres, the internationally renowned Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), welcome aspirants from ASEAN countries to apply for PhD fellowships. Applicants apply online on this portal. Those selected get a chance to finish their PhD with funding at par with their Indian counterparts from the Government of India. The funding covers the entire cost of study and living expenses for up to 5 years of their PhD programme.

Fellowship Details

Maximum tenure of each fellowship 5 yr.
Stipend per month
  • INR 31,000/- for the first 2 years
  • INR 35,000/- for the next three years
Research Grant Up to INR 170,000/- for research expenses such as travel, books, contingency
Accommodation/Monthly House Rent Allowance 24% of the stipend, if hostel accommodation not provided




Departments/Interdisciplinary Programmes Information

Detailed information on PG programmes offered at IIT Kanpur is available. Click Here

Updated information about the admissions to PhD programmes commencing from January 02, 2020 (2019-20-II Semester) is available at: Click Here


List of departments/interdisciplinary programmes offering PhD programme at IIT Kanpur: