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IIT Jodhpur Undergraduate Research Initiative (UGRI) Program 2014

Undergraduate Research Initiative Program 2014

IIT Jodhpur invites applications for its Undergraduate Research Initiative (UGRI) programme for the academic year 2014

The Undergraduate Research initiative (UGRI) Programme at Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur (IITJ) provides an effective platform to the students to engage in research with faculty members of the Institute

Also, they can get a chance to develop valuable mentorship through the guidance of experienced faculty of the Institute

Students can apply online by logging on to the official website of IITJ

Eligibility Criteria: Students must have completed their 5th Semester of BE/B.Tech/Dual Degree or 1st Year of M.Sc/ MA programme

Engineering students must have the minimum academic score 70% or a 7.5 CPI/CGPA on a 10 point scale, and science students 65% or 7.0 CPI/CGPA

They must not have failed any course

Guidelines for IIT Jodhpur students: A student can utilize the UGRI opportunity by opting for a faculty member from the institute who consents to be the mentor during the period of summer UGRI programme

The students must finalize the mentor with whom she/he willing to work during the UGRI program before submitting the online application form at

During the online submission, she/he must submit a letter of recommendation from the mentor, along with all the other details asked for

Instructions for writing a research proposal:

i) Abstract (maximum 500 letters)

ii) Objectives and expected outcomes

iii) Significant impact to the society

iv) Outlines of procedures and methodologies. The proposal should not exceed four A4 pages or 1200 words

Selection Process: The application will be screened by an UGRI-2014 Selection Committee, especially on the basis of merit of the research proposal

After seeking consult of faculty members of IITJ, the list of successful applicants will be intimated through Email

Students must confirm their participation through Email on or before 25th April 2014

How to Apply:

Students willing to apply for UGRI Program of IITJ need to submit their application form online at

During the online submission, the students must submit a proposal (in pdf format) on the research which she/he would like to carry out at IIT Jodhpur

The proposal must be written formally indicating the name of the faculty member of IITJ with whom she/he is interested to work with

Students are advised to visit the web-pages of faculty members of IITJ to learn their interest

For more details please visit website

Important Dates:

Start of On-line application for UGRI: 05th Mar 2014

Last date for submitting on-line application form: 30th Mar 2014

Announcement of selected candidates on IITJ website: 10th Apr 2014

Confirmation from the selected applicants: 25th Apr 2014

Commencement of the UGRI 2014 Programme: 06th May 2014

Submission of research report and presentation of seminar: 14th July 2014


Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

Old Residency Road, Ratanada, Jodhpur-342011

Tel: 291-2449013, Email: [email protected], Website