Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowships 2010

Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowships 2010


Invitation of Applications for the Award of Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowships for the academic year 2010 offered by Commonwealth Secretariat, U. K.

Applications are invited from permanent faculty members working in recognized Universities/ institutions/ Colleges including Medical Institutions for the award of Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowships for six months for the year 2010 offered by Commonwealth Secretariat, U.K., for the academic year 2010. The fellowships are available in all disciplines including Medicine and Dentistry. The fellowships are not available for study towards higher degree and are not intended purely for discrete research projects.


Citizenship and Residency : Candidates should be citizen of India.

Qualification Requirement : Candidates must hold a doctorate degree. In the fields of medicine and dentistry, have qualified before 1st October, 2000.

Experience : Candidates should have at least five years experience as a staff member of the nominating University or similar institution in India.

In the fields of Medicine and dentistry, have held a consultancy or equivalent post for at least five years.

Be available, by 1st October, 2010 to commence their fellowship in the United Kingdom.

Duration : Duration of fellowship is six months.

Other details of the fellowship along with the prescribed form is available in all the University level institutions/ UGC Headquarters (IC-II Section, Room No.505)/ UGC Regional Offices. The same can also be downloaded from UGC website ( and (

Eligible candidates may apply in the prescribed format duly nominated by Vice-Chancellor (in case of University/ College) and Head of the Institution (in case of institution). Direct applications from the applicants will not be entertained.

The applications complete in all respects should reach the UGC office in New Delhi on or before 30th October, 2009 and should be addressed to thf Section Officer (IC-II Section), Room No.505, University Grant Commission, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110002.

NB: The completed application may kindly be sent to the Commission by stipulated da i.e. 30-10-2009 and not at the convenience of the University/ institution/ candidate.

Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowships 2010