Advertisement No.: --
Date: 03 November 2020

Deadline: February/ March (undecided due to covid-19 uncertainty)
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there is some uncertainty about this program being conducted in 2021. Applications will open only after the situation is seen to be significantly improving. Please check on our webpage for updates.

International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS-TIFR), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bengaluru invites applications from academically bright and motivated Master’s/ Integrated Master’s/ Bachelor’s students for the ICTS - Long Term Visiting Students Program. This program mainly aims to provide opportunities to students of science, mathematics and engineering to spend a longer period of time (1 or 2 semesters) to work in close collaboration with ICTS faculty members on research projects.

Applications are invited from both Indian and foreign nationals.


Master's/ Integrated Master's/ Bachelor's students of science, mathematics and engineering, who are entering the final year, in their final year or have recently completed their program are eligible to apply. The start date of the program is normally August of every year but it ​is flexible.

How to apply

Interested candidates should apply online with their CV and relevant details. The applicants also need to arrange at least two recommendation letters. Applications will be normally reviewed around February/ March every year.

Online applications are preferred. However, if applicants may not have internet access, click here for the offline application instructions. If you are submitting online, do not send hard-copies of your application materials.

Selected candidates will be provided stipend and accommodation during this program

For any queries, please contact us at: ltvsp @ icts . res . in