1. Summer Internships: National Program on Differential Equations – Theory, Computation, and Applications (NPDE-TCA), IIT Bombay
Duration: 1-2 months
Application Deadline: 12nd April, 2015 (till 5:00pm)
To give opportunity to both under graduate and postgraduate students to participate in short term projects, based on a theme “Learning Mathematics while working on a project’.
Eligibility: Motivated M. Sc. / B. Tech. / B. E. / M. Tech. students
In addition, there are 3 instructional summer schools (training programs) that have been announced as below:
Undergraduate Level: This program is open to B.Sc (Mathematics), BE/B.Tech students who have completed atleast 2 years of studies. The program would be conducted between May 18-June 6 at the LNMIIT, Jaipur. Click here for more details.
PG Level: Students pursuing M.Sc in Mathematics (on-going or completed) can apply for this level. The program would be conducted between May 18-June 5 at IIT Kanpur. Click here for more details.
Advanced Level: This program is open to Research Scholars, Senior M.Sc (Mathematics), or BE/B.Tech/ME/M.Tech students who have completed PG level training program earlier. The program would be conducted between May 25-June 14 at BITS Pilani’s Goa campus. Click here for more details.
2. Summer Intern, General Electric
General Electric is looking for interns to participate in data and analytics research within the Power generation services business at GE Power and Water in Bangalore. The intern will work under the mentorship of a data scientist on analysis and gain hands-on experience in this growing field.
– Participate in cutting edge research by testing and validating existing algorithms.
– Propose enhancements to algorithms to improve performance.
– Work effectively in team.
– 2nd year Masters student in Data and business analytics
– Strong communication skills and ability to work in global teams
– Creative ability for out of the box solutions
3. Visiting Students Program – Raman Research Institute, Bangalore
Duration: The duration may range, on a case-by-case basis, anywhere between 6-weeks to 6-months (extendable up to one year). The VSP programme at the Raman Research Institute runs throughout the year.
Finances: Out station students joining this programme on a full time basis will be offered: a) Sleeper-class train fare to Bangalore from their place of stay, and also the return fare, for a single person; b) Allowance of Rs.12,000/- (Rupees twelve thousand only) per month of the visit duration to cover local expenses; and c) Institute will provide on all working days lunch free of cost. Students will have to make their own arrangements for accommodation.
Students from Bangalore will be offered the above allowance, if they are part of this programme on a full-time basis. If they are planning to work on part-time basis (at least two days in a week), a support of Rs.1000/- per week will be given.
The Visiting Student Programme is aimed at offering research experience to highly motivated students who are presently pursuing their undergraduate or Masters studies. Outstanding performance as a VSP student is the preferred course and is a necessary condition for being accepted to be a fixed term Research Assistant at RRI. The Visiting Student Programme runs throughout the year. There is also a separate Summer Student Programme that gives a specific number of students the opportunity to visit the Institute during the summer months.
Students within 1 or 2 years of the end of their BSc, BE and MSc; particularly those students with the intention of pursuing research as a career are encouraged to apply. Students from Bangalore colleges, who are keen to work on part time basis for acquiring research experience at RRI, will also be considered.
During the period of the visit, the student will work closely with at least one staff member of the Institute on a suitable project, or on a part of a project, as appropriate. The student’s work and the interaction with the staff and the graduate students at the Institute are expected to provide her/him a flavour of the research pursuits at the Institute, in general, and a first-hand experience in research, in particular.