Visiting Advance Joint Research Faculty Scheme (Govt of India Scheme)

VAJRA (Visiting Advanced Joint Research) Faculty Scheme is a dedicated program exclusively for overseas scientists and academicians with emphasis on Non-resident Indians (NRI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) / Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) to work as adjunct / visiting faculty for a specific period of time in Indian Public funded academic and research institutions.

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About the Program

The Scheme recognizes the value of collaborative research as a crucial element for information sharing among researchers for updating and acquiring knowledge and skills, and also to draw different perspectives to solve a shared problem. SERB welcomes accomplished Overseas Scientists to take up challenging research problems in the Indian setting.

Apply for VAJRA

Please find the following link for more information about the VAJRA program

Contact Person

Ms. Rupa S. Pandit

Designation: Associate program administrator, IOE Initiatives


Telephone: 044-2257 8869