UNU Fellowship Programme
United Nations University Fellowship is for professionals from
Universities, Academies, R&D Institutes of developing countires
other than India including Africa and Mid West.
Fellowship programme at CFTRI is generally of 10 - 12 months
duration. The Fellow after being nominated by CFTRI with
reference to their application and later cleared by the UNU Headquarters
at Tokyo is placed in the Institute where he/she will work in
appropriate department based on the experience and the nature of the
problem. The Fellow's travel is met by the UNU and the
subsistence allowance of Rs. 20,000/-
per month is paid at CFTRI.
The Fellows would be provided accommodation with a single air -
conditioned room and attached kitchen at nominal charges.
Families are not allowed because of the accommodation
restrictions. CFTRI also assists in providing documentation for
visa formalities and other clearances for enabling the Fellow to come
original application should normally be sent a year in advance to
CFTRI, so that the time for processing in terms of selection
modalities, communication, clearance from the Government of India and
other formalities at the UNU office could all be completed well ahead
If any of the person from the Institution where this information
reaches is interested, it would be ideal to fill up the Preliminary
Application form (enclosed proforma) and send it by airmail or
through E-mail and also by fax, so that CFTRI can send further
application details depending upon the initial response.
You should also visit CFTRI website at http://www.cftri.com
for getting more information about CFTRI.
Subjects to Choose from a
The fellow can choose a programme
relevent to their country and in the ambit of CFTRI's expertise and
available infrastructure at CFTRI for their work and relevent to their
country subject to availability of prgrammes by the CFTRI-UNU system.