Research and Academic opportunities in India for overseas scientists and academicians

GIAN (Global Initiative of Academic Networks) is a Government of India program for guest lectures by internationally and nationally renowned experts to encourage their engagement with the institute of Higher education in India.

GIAN aims to connect scientists, academicians and students.

For detailed information - http://www.gian.iitkgp.ac.in

VAJRA (Visting Advanced Joint Research) is a Government of India faculty scheme dedicated exclusively for overseas scientists and academicians (including Non-resdient Indians , and Persons of Indian Origin/ Overseas Citizen of India) to work as adjunct/visiting faculty for a specific period of time in Indian public funded academic and research institutions. The scheme recognises the value of collaborative research as crucial element for information sharing among researchers for updating and acquiring knowledge and skills, and also to draw different perspectives to solve a shared problem. Accomplished overseas scientists are welcome to take up challenging research problems in the Indian setting.

For detailed information visit – http://www.vajra-india.in/