India in Global Science

India's International Fellows

The government of India has taken several initiatives towards the international exposure of scientists working in India in addition to providing lucrative incentives to bring back the eminent scientists to the country vis-a-vis implementation of several International Fellowship Programmes / Schemes.

These International Fellowships include:

i) Fellowships for attracting highly skilled, outstanding researchers and scientists of Indian origin working abroad by providing them an attractive avenue to pursue their R&D interests in Indian Institutions.

ii) Fellowships providing opportunities to the best and brightest Indian students/ researchers / scientists to go abroad and gain exposure to world class research facilities and peers in leading institutions, thereby helping to build long-term R&D linkages and collaborations.

iii) Besides these, Indian scientists regularly apply for other international fellowships and their contributions are significant in the international arena.

These efforts have helped develop a pool of talents who are helping in the furtherance of excellence in science in the country. This Section provides information regarding the scholars honoured with these International Fellowships, the year of award, their affiliations and their area of work. It includes information regarding scholars like Ramanujan Fellows, Ramalingaswami Fellows, Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance Fellows, Fulbrighters, Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Fellows, Indo-Australia Early and Mid-Career Researchers (EMCR) and so on...

India International Talents

Total number of Record(s): 81
Awardee Fellowship Name Year Affiliation Specialisation
Dr. Soma Rohati Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Department of Biotechnology, Old Bldg, Room F-13, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee Microbiology
Dr. Shamprasad Varija Raghu Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Department of Applied Zoology, Mangalore University, Mangalagangothri, Karnataka-574199 Biomedical Research
Dr. Senjuti Sinharoy Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 NIPGR, New Delhi Plant Biology
Dr. Rajesh Kumar Thimmulappa Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Department of Biochemistry, JSS University, Sri Shivarathreeshwara Nagara, Mysore- 57015 Toxicology
Dr. Ranjita Biswas Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Centre for Rural Development & Technology, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hauz Khas, New Delhi- 110016 Microbiology
Dr. Ramalingam Bethunaickan Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis (NIRT), No. 1,Mayor Sathyamoorthy Road, Chetpet, Chennai-600031 Molecular Biology
Dr. Rajasekaran Subbiah Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Department of Biotechnology, Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirappalli- 620024 Cell Biology
Dr. Prasenjit Manna Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Department of Biotechnology, CSIR, North East Institute of Sciences and Technology, NEIST, Jorhat, Assam-785006 Cell Biology
Dr. Palani Murugan Ranagasamy Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Uppal Road, Hubsiguda, Hyderabad- 500007 Cell Biology
Dr. Ramakrishnan Kannan Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2014 Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences (NIMHANS) Bangalore-560029 Genetics