Shree Pranab Mukherjee, Former President of India, gave away LPU’s "Transforming Education Awards 2017", at his residence on 31st January 2018. This one of its kind initiative of Lovely Professional University aimed to honour inspiring teachers , schools, and students from across India for their dedicated life changing initiatives in the field of education.
Other than scholarship, LPU also offers Teaching Fellowship to full time Ph.D. scholars. Preference will be given to NET/GATE/GPAT qualified candidates and students having previous teaching and research experience.
Details of Fellowship:
The teaching fellowship awardee will be paid an honorarium of Rs. 12,000/ per month (consolidated). The scholar is required to take teaching load of minimum six credits with the possibility of: 6 Lectures or (3 Lectures + 6 Practicals) or (3 Lectures + 6 Tutorials) or (6 Practicals + 6 Tutorials) or (12 Practicals / 12 Tutorials).
Fellowship Selection Process:
After completion of course work, scholar will submit application in prescribed format to School of Research Degree Programmes with copy of his/her resume. The panel will interview the Ph.D. scholars and prepare the list of selected candidates based on merit.
Duration of Fellowship:
Upto 3 years (From the date of selection for Teaching Fellowship) (subject to successful completion of half-yearly review process).
Research Targets during the tenure of fellowship:
- The scholar, availing teaching fellowship, will be required to complete his/her Ph.D course work and must clear SOTA within the first year of fellowship.
- They have to publish minimum one paper in Scopus/WoS indexed Journal and have to present at least one paper in conferences /seminar (Scopus/ WoS indexed) in every six months of fellowship tenure.