• The "Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana" (KVPY) is a program started in 1999 by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India to encourage students who are studying Basic Sciences to take up research career in Science
  • Generous fellowship and contingency grant are provided to the selected KVPY Fellows up to the pre-Ph.D. level or 5 years whichever is earlier. 
  • In addition, summer camps for the KVPY Fellows are organized in prestigious research and educational institutions in the country.
  • KVPY Fellowship is awarded on the basis of an aptitude test and interview to final selected students.