Jamia Millia Islamia,New Delhi:
Two Jamia faculties receive Sir Visvesvaraya Young Faculty Research Fellowship.The two faculties who granted with the fellowship are Dr. Mansaf Alam from Department of Computer Science and Dr. Dinesh Prasad from Department of Electronics And Communication Engineering.
Last year 11 young faculties across the country were granted this fellowship. The recipients were -five from IITs, three from IISc Bangalore, two from NITs and 1 from MNIT.
In this Research Fellowship Rs 20,000 per month would be provided to the Young Faculty Research Fellows in addition to regular income and contingency/ research grant of Rs 5 lakh per annum for presenting paper and research-work at national and international conferences and other research expenses for a maximum of five years.