How To Apply for Prime Minister Research fellowship

Prime Minister Fellowship Scheme was started in the year 2018 by the central government of India. Under this scheme, attractive fellowships offers gave to talented students to study in higher educational institutions. Under Prime Minister Fellowship Scheme students who have completed Integrated or B.Tech Msc or MTech with at least 8.0 CGPA in last 5 years from IIT or NIT etc. will be given direct admission to PhD program in IIT or IIS.

Eligible candidates can apply online to get the benifits of the scheme. If you are interested to know about P M Fellowship Scheme then you came to right place, here you will finds the full details of the scheme. Kindly Read the post till the end.

Prime Minister Research fellowship

Overview of PM Research Fellowship:

Scheme Name Prime Minister research fellowship
Objectiveprovide fellowship/scholarship
BeneficiaryStudents of India
Official website

About PM Fellowship Scheme 2023:

Under the Fellowship Scheme, a fellowship amount is given along with providing facilities to the students who pursuing higher education. Through this scheme, 1000 B.Tech students will be given the opportunity to do PhD in IISc and IIT. Every year 1000 best students from premier institutes are identified and given an opportunity to pursue PhD in IITs and Indian Institute of Science.

Most of the students have to do some job after B.Tech and they are not able to do higher education, under Prime Minister Fellowship Scheme scholars of M.Tech and PhD will be given an amount of Rs.75000 per month. Last year, the government had set a budget of Rs 1650 crore for this scheme for 7 years.

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Eligible Candidates:

•The applicant must have applied for a program from one of the PMRF awarding organizations or he/she should be selected for PHD

• Applicant must have completed M.Tech./MS studies.

• GATE qualified by appearing in any one of the PMRF grantee institutes with at least 8.0 CGPA or above CGPA towards the end of the primary semester with at least four courses.

•Applicants seeking or appearing in final year of Bachelor’s or Master’s qualification in Science & Technology streams with CGPA of 8.0 or above and GATE score of 650 or above in important subject from any recognized Institute/University of India.

Documents Required to apply this scheme:

•Passport size photo of the application.

•Copy of Transcript/Marksheet till last completed semester PDF

•Abstract PDF (1000 words)

• PDF of relevant Curriculum Vitae (CV)

• PDF of SBI Collect e-receipt.

How To Apply Fellowship Scheme online:

Step 1: To apply online, first of all you have to go to the official website of the Prime Minister’s Fellowship Research Program. The name of this website is

Step 2: After opening the website, on the home page, you have to click on the option of Apply Online. After that a new page will open in front of you.

Step 3: In this page you can see the Apply Form, Here you need to put your proper details.

Step 4: After that upload your required documents. Then submit this application form by pressing the submit button.

(In this way you can apply online under the Prime Minister Fellowship Scheme. After submitting, take a print out of the application form.

Benifits PM Fellowship Scheme:

• Under the scheme, the life of the student will be more bright..

• Under this scheme, students will be very helpful to getting higher degree.

• The government will also provide some financial help to the students every month, which will make it easier for the poor students to further study.

• Candidates will also be given the facility of instant registration under the program using the new web portal services.

•Under the Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme, a fellowship of Rs 7000 per month will be provided to the civilian student for the first 2 years. After this, the amount of fellowship in the third year will be 75000 and in the fourth year it will be 80000.

You should know:

To get the benefits under Prime Minister Fellowship Research Scheme, the candidate has to pay Rs.1000 to apply. The applicant will get fellowship incentive only after passing through the annual review. If the performance is found satisfactory in this review then the fellowship will continue otherwise this fellowship will not continue.

Fee under the scheme will be paid directly by the applicant from the online web portal. Once the payment is made under this scheme, you will get an e-receipt in the form of PDF format for your reference, with the help of which you will not face any kind of trouble in future.

Contact details of PM Fellowship Scheme:-

Helpline Number: +91-8330913053


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