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Resources Grant For PhD Students for Attending International Conference

Financial Support to full-time PhD Students for Attending International Conference/Symposium IIT(ISM), Dhanbad

The Financial Assistance is proposed to be provided to Full- Time PhD students for attending international conferences where oral presentation of paper has been accepted to encourage students for Short-listing will be done in 2 rounds, namely, the Qualification criteria and Selection criteria.

A. Qualification Criteria:

  • Should not have received such type of prior travel support from Institutefor international conference during their stay at IIT(ISM), Dhanbad.
  • Should have spent ≥3 years in the department
  • One published / accepted research paper in SCI/SCIE/SSCI/AHCI/ABDC/MCI/SCOPUS indexed Journals which should form a substantive part of thesis.

B. Selection Criteria:

  • a)Credit through OGPA from Credit course: 30% weightage.
  • b)Credit through Research: 30% weightage
  • c) Credit through Publications: 40% weightage
    1. Peer-reviewed SCI/SCIE/SSCI/AHCI/ABDC/MCI/SCOPUS indexed Journals publications from PhD thesis will only be considered
    2. Applicant first author: 100% weightage
    3. Applicant is not first author: 50% weightage.

The norms are as follows:

The grant to each student will be approximately 50% of the airfare of the conference, subject to a maximum of


For students who have joined before Academic Session 2018-19, Credit through Research Publications will be considered for the proposed Travel Grant.