Last date of registration for SIP 2017 is already over.
The selected candidates need to inform their acceptance by April 28, 2017 through e-mail to sipmaths [at]
The Department of Mathematics, IIT Guwahati offers summer
internships to undergraduate and postgraduate students to
enable them to work with the mentors who are faculty members
of the Department of Mathematics, IIT Guwahati.
Applications are invited from interested students of
recognized Colleges/ Universities/ Institutes in India
(other than IIT Guwahati) for these internships. An
applicant needs to submit:
The online Application Form
(in the prescribed format) by the Head of the
Department/ Institute of his/her present institute
Letter of Reference
(in the prescribed format) from one of the teachers of
his/her present institute familiar with his/her academic
The applicant, if he/she wishes, may submit a Write-up
on the Proposed Work for the internship along with the
Last date of receipt of completed application at the office
of the Department of Mathematics, IIT Guwahati is April 11, 2017
Download the Application form:
(You can send filled-in form to firstname.lastname@example.org and hard copy of this form with reference letter within 7 days to the coordinator in the address given below.)
Download the format of Forwarding Letter:
MS-Word Format |
Download the format of :Reference Letter:
MS-Word Format |
Eligibility for Applying:
The student must be enrolled in the 2nd year
of B.A./B.Sc./B.C.A. or the 3rd year of B.E./B.Tech./B.S./M.Sc(Integrated)/M.Tech(Integrated)/B.S.-M.S.(Dual)
or the 1st year of M.A./M.Sc/M.C.A/M.Tech.
at the time of application.
The students should have a strong desire to carry out
the work in Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science
through the Summer Internship Programme.
Duration of internship will vary from a minimum of 4
weeks to a maximum of 8 weeks.
The list of the subject areas for the internship may
ALGEBRA, ANALYSIS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL
ANALYSIS, PROBABILITY & STATISTICS and COMPUTER SCIENCE.
The applicant should mention possible areas of interest in
order of preference in the application form. They can also
give their preferences of the available faculty members as
mentors in the online application. The details of faculty
members of the department including their respective areas
of interests are available in the department website.
Application must be forwarded by the Head of the
Department/ Institute of his/her present educational
institute through the Forwarding Letter.
The Letter of Reference can be sent directly to us by
the referee, electronically at sipmaths [at]
iitg.ernet.in with subject line, Recommendation
Letter for "name of the applicant".
Other Information about the
The Department of Mathematics, IIT Guwahati will not
provide any financial assistance; however, students can
utilize any fellowship (e.g., Summer Research Fellows of
Joint Science Academies (IAS/INSA/NASI)) available to
The Submission of an application does not guarantee
The Department of Mathematics will assign a mentor for
the internship depending on the convenience and
availability of the faculty members during the said
period. Consequently, your choice for a specific mentor
does not necessarily guarantee that you, if selected,
will be mentored by him/her.
The duration of the internship is from May 15 to July 14
On request, hostel accommodation can be arranged for
which student bears all expenses.
Selected applicants will receive e-email and same will be uploaded in the website by April 22, 2017.The selected candidates need to inform their
acceptance by April 28, 2017 may be through
e-mail to the coordinator.
A scanned copy of the Forwarding Letter must be uploaded
in a single PDF file during online application. Make
sure maximum size of the PDF file should not be more
than 150KB. For
online application Click Here.
further information the coordinator of the programme can
be contacted through email at sipmaths [at]
Dr. Gautam K. Das
Coordinator, Summer Internship Programme
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Guwahati 781039, Assam