Last updated on: 08 December, 2021 4:22 PM

The Prime Minister’s Research Fellows (PMRF) Scheme


  • The Prime Minister’s Research Fellows (PMRF) Scheme from the Ministry of Education of Government of India is meant to attract the best of the talents into research and technical institutions to pursue scientific research. The PMRF scheme is prestigious and is highly competitive. The fellows are selected through a rigorous process and their satisfactory performance is reviewed annually. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal offers PMRF and several fellows have been selected through direct and lateral entry channels in different departments of the institute. The details of the PMRF scheme like eligibility, selection procedure, etc. can be accessed at https://pmrf.in.

    Details of fellows at IISER Bhopal:


May 2021 Fellows

  • Midhun, M.
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-2357
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Manav Mishra
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-2205
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences
  • Aniruddha S
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-2115
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Mathematics
  • Nilanjana Das
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-1817
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Biological Sciences
  • Divya Bindra
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-1567
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Biological Sciences
  • Urvashi
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-1560
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Chemistry
  • Saurabh Rai
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-1494
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Chemistry
  • Anchala Pandey
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-1474
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Biological Sciences
  • Bhaskar De
    Application no.: PMRF-192002-1393
    Mode of entry: Lateral
    Department: Physics

December 2020 Fellows


May 2020 Fellows


May 2019 Fellow