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For Research Internship at INST :


Application form

Bonafide Certificate Format



Notice for admission to Summer/Short-term Research Internship Programme (Duration: Min. 2 Months - Max. 12 Months)

Institute of Nano Science and Technology Mohali provides an opportunity to exceptionally good undergraduate students to execute an innovative research and development project under the guidance of INST faculty.

The students from different institutions including IITs, NITs, IISERs, Central Universities as well as several State Universities across the country have been carrying out their research internships at INST. Currently INST is also encouraging students to carry out research internship who have their own fellowship awarded from IASc-INSA-NASI Summer Research Programme as well as Inspire Programme (DST).


Summer Internship: May-July (Last date of application: March 15th)

Short Term (3-6 Months): June-December (Last date of application: April 15th)

Short Term (3-6 Months): January-June (Last date of application: November 15th)

Research Internship (1 Year): Last date of application: April 30th


Research Internship Programme Eligibility: Full-time registered students from Basic Sciences/Applied Sciences/Engineering Institutes/Universities pursuing B.Sc./M.Sc./B.Tech./M.Tech./B. Pharm/M. Pharm. are eligible for INST’s Research Internship Programme at Mohali (Punjab) for the following time period:


Application Process for Summer/Short-term Internship:


      • Students from any Basic Sciences/Applied Sciences/Engineering Institutes/Universities may be accepted for research internship provided the Supervisor agree to provide the training and facilities in the Department.
      • To apply, candidates need to download the application form from the Institute website under the heading INST Research Internship Programme and send the filled application form to the Coordinator, Research Internship Committee of INST .
      • After an application has been made to INST Research Internship Programme, it will be scrutinized by the
      • Research Internship Committee which will be followed by the announcement of the selection of the students for admission at the INST Research Internship Programme  


      • The selection of candidates for research internship will be done centrally to ensure good candidates to come for research internship.


      • A bench fee of Rs. 5000/- P.M. per student shall be charged by the Institute from students/ sponsoring Institute(s).
      • Students from BPL category and low family income group are eligible for full fee /partial fee waiver. For this purpose, the candidate should send a request letter and BPL category/low income certificate along with the main application.
      • Students shall have to arrange their own accommodation. (A number of shared/PG accommodations are available near the institute).
      • Students have to bear the charges towards their boarding and lodging.


The training certificate will be given by the faculty supervisor or Coordinator, Research Internship Committee, after satisfactory completion of the training.


Selected candidates will be informed through email.


Contact Person:

Bhanu Prakash


Research Internship Committee of INST

Scientist C

INST Mohali