The Prime Minister's Research Fellows (PMRF) Scheme has been designed for improving the quality of research in various higher educational institutions in the country.
With attractive fellowships, the scheme seeks to attract the best talent into research thereby realizing the vision of development through innovation. The scheme was announced in the Budget 2018-19.
The institutes which can offer PMRF include all the IITs, all the IISERs, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru and some of the top Central Universities/NITs that offer science and/or technology degrees.
The candidates will be selected through a rigorous selection process and their performance will be reviewed suitably through a national convention.
The Annual Review Process (Dec 2022) is in progress.
Direct Entry Fellows admitted in Cycles 2, 4 & 7 and Lateral Entry Fellows admitted in Cycles 2, 4, 6 & 8 will be reviewed in Dec 2022.
Fellows have to submit the progress report through the portal on or before 25-Nov-2022, 11:59 PM.
PMRFs who are part of this review are notified through email.
The last date for review presentation submission by PMRFs is 27-Nov-2022, 11:59 PM
The last date for Feedback submission by advisors/co-advisors is 30-Nov-2022, 11:59 PM.