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. Raghav Rajan Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), 900, NCL Innovation Park, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road Pune- 411 008 Cell Biology
Dr. Pallavi Kshetrapal Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, Gurgaon-122016 Cancer Biology
Dr. Prathibha Ranganathan Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Centre for Human Genetics, Biotech Park, Electronic City Phase-I, Bangalore-560100 Oncotherapeutics
Dr. Priya Ranjan Debata Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar-751004 Cancer Biology
Dr. Nilabja Sikdar Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Human Genetics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, 203, Barrackpore Trunk Road, Kolkata- 700108 Cancer Genetics
Dr. Narendra Kumar Bairwa Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, Jammu- 182320 Genome & Genomics
Dr. Mukesh Lodha Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB), Habsiguda, Uppal Road, Hyderabad- 500 007 Plant Genetics
Dr. Niti Kumar Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Molecular & Structural Biology Division, Lab 107, LSN, Central Drug Research Institute, BS-10/1, Sector-10, Jankipuram, Extension, Sitapur Road, Lucknow-226031 (U.P) Cell Biology
Dr. John Bernet Johnson Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Poojappura, Thycaud ,Thiruvananthapuram- 695014 Virology
Deepak Kumaran Nair Ramalingaswamy Fellow 2013 Centre for Neuroscience, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore- 560012 Cell Biology