The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) aims at a free and creative inquiry into the themes and problems of life and thought, as a residential centre for research.
It invites applications for the award of Fellowships for advanced research in the following areas -
- Social, political and economic philosophy
- Comparative Indian literature (including ancient, medieval, modern folk and tribal)
- Comparative studies in philosophy and religion
- Comparative studies in history (including historiography and philosophy of history)
- Education, culture, arts including performing arts and crafts
- Fundamental concepts and problems of logic and mathematics
- Fundamental concepts and problems of natural and life sciences
- Studies in environment
- Indian civilization in the context of Asian neighbours
- Problems of contemporary India in the context of national integration and nation-building.
Screening by September 2011
Selection meeting in October 2011
The application on the prescribed form may be sent to the -
Secretary, Indian Institute of Advanced Study,
Rashtrapati Nivas, Shimla 171005
The prescribed application form can be downloaded from this website and can also be obtained from the Institute by sending a self-addressed envelop (5x11") with postage stamp of Rs.10 affixed.
For details please visit IIAS website: www.iias.org