IISc Invites Applications For Teaching Fellows Position With Monthly Stipend Of ₹ 1 Lakh

IISc Invites Applications For Teaching Fellows Position With Monthly Stipend Of ₹ 1 Lakh

The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, is currently accepting applications for the Institution of Eminence (IoE) Teaching Fellows position in mathematics as part of the IoE initiative at its Talent Development Centre (TDC). The application deadline is November 30, and the position is for the Challakere Campus in Karnataka's Chitradurga. The fellowship has a duration of one year, with the possibility of an extension based on satisfactory performance and funding availability.


IoE Teaching Fellows will actively participate in all training programmes, where they will impart knowledge to teachers at the High School, pre-university (+2 Level), undergraduate, and postgraduate levels. These programs emphasise teaching science through hands-on experiments and mathematics through problem-solving.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Applicants should hold a PhD with a First Class or an equivalent academic standing in their previous degree, and they should have maintained a strong academic track record.
  • Candidates should be under the age of 40.
  • Candidates nearing the completion of their PhD thesis may also submit applications, and their eligibility will be determined after their thesis submission.

Teaching fellows are also encouraged to collaborate closely with IISc faculty members who visit the Challakere campus for these training programs. Successful candidates will receive a monthly stipend of ₹ 1 lakh and will be provided with accommodation on the Challakere campus at no additional cost. Those who choose not to stay on campus will receive House Rent Allowance (HRA) according to statutory regulations.


Overseas Citizens of India (OCI), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO), and foreign nationals are eligible to apply.