Dr. Harisingh Gour University, Sagar University

09-03-2012

 

 
Indo-Canadian Centre : Dr. H. S. Gour University Sagar 
FACULTY AND STUDENT MOBILITY PROGRAMME 2012-13 : Application Deadline: 31st March 2012
FACULTY MOBILITY
Faculty Mobility is designed for both Indian and Canadian faculty/academics from all disciplines. The recipient will be affiliated as a visiting faculty member at the host university, college, or research institution, and will (i) teach courses (individually or in a group), or (ii) offer a series of lectures as part of a course or on topic of interest at the host institution. Through Faculty Mobility, academics and professionals may contribute to internationalization of the curriculum/teaching at their Canadian and Indian host institutions and understand the recent developments in India/Canada.
Eligibility Criteria/Requirements
·         An applicant should be a full-time faculty member of a recognized university or institution of higher education or an equivalent degree-granting institution in India or Canada; Scholars from research and policy institutes in India/Canada or professors emeritus may also apply;
·         The Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of India or Canada;
·         The Application should be routed through the proper channel.
 
STUDENT MOBILITY
The Student Mobility programme is designed for Indian students enrolled in a masters or doctoral programme at recognised Indian universities or institutions of higher education to take up/ pursue a course or do an internship at recognised Canadian universities, colleges or institutions. The recipient will be affiliated as a student/ intern at a Canadian college, university, research institution or an organization in the developmental sector, and will pursue a course (module/part of a course), or undertake a project or internship at the host institution in Canada.

Eligibility Criteria/ Requirements
·         An applicant should be pursuing a Masters or Doctoral Degree in an Indian University/ Institution;
·         The applicant should have completed an equivalent of a Canadian bachelor's degree from a recognized Indian university with at least 55% marks;
·         The applicant should have some (paid or voluntary) professional or work experience relevant to his/ her proposed field of study;
·         The applicant should not have another degree from a Canadian university or be enrolled in a Canadian degree program;
·         The applicant must be a citizen or a permanent resident of India;
·         The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in oral and written English, and should preferably be in the age group of 21-30 years.
 
GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR FACULTY AND STUDENT MOBILITY
·         Applicants should be familiar with the Canadian/Indian educational system.
·         Applicants will need to have a letter of affiliation from a Canadian institution at the time of applying, or from an Indian Institution (if the faculty mobility applicant is from Canada). It is expected that all applicants correspond, in advance, with potential host institutions.
·         Preference will be given to applicants from SICI member institutions in India / Canada as also for affiliation to member institutions in Canada / India.
·         The selected applicant / awardee will have to complete his / her travel between 1st June 2012 to 31st March 2013.
·         The applicant who has availed/ received this award or fellowship earlier, is not eligible to apply.

Duration
The duration of the fellowship is four weeks for faculty members and five weeks for students.

Grant Benefits
The fellowship provides round-trip economy class air travel and monthly stipend as per the policy of the Institute.

Application Form
Download Application Form - Faculty Mobility (
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Download Application Form - Student Mobility (
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Application Deadline: 31st March 2012.

(a) Faculty Mobility : The hard copy of the Completed Application Form should reach the Institute by the given deadline. For those applying from Canada, hard copy of the application form is not mandatory. However, the soft copy of the Application Form will be counted as an advance copy. The soft copy can be sent to us through our e-mail: sici@sici.org.in with the Subject: Application for Faculty Mobility

(b) Student Mobility: The hard copy of the Completed Application Form should reach the Institute by the given deadline. However, the soft copy of the Application Form will be counted as an advance copy. The soft copy can be sent to us through our e-mail: sici@sici.org.in with the Subject: Application for Student Mobility

Address for Sending the Application

Attn: Sanghamitra Jana Chatterjee
(Programme Officer: Faculty and Student Mobility)

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute,
5 Bhai Vir Singh Marg,
New Delhi – 110 001, India.

Telephone: 91-11-2374-6417/3114
Fax: 91-11-2374-6416.

Website: www.sici.org.in
Email: sici@sici.org.in