Women Post-baccalaurate Fellowships

RBCDSAI offers Women Post-baccalaureate Fellowships to exceptional female graduates, who are desirous of pursuing a 1-2 year research internship at the interface of biology and engineering at IBSE, IIT Madras.


  • The candidate should have a 4 year bachelors or a masters degree in areas relevant to RBCDSAI.
  • The candidate should be under 28 years of age as on 31st December, 2021.

Shortlisting Criteria

  • Academic pedigree, performance in Bachelor’s degree
  • Proficiency in programming (high-level languages, preferably Python/R/MATLAB)
  • Contribution to open-source projects will be a plus


  • Work in a highly interdisciplinary environment, with eminent faculty in Systems Biology and Data Science
  • Monthly fellowship of ₹40,000 (consolidated)
  • Access to state-of-the-art high-performance CPU/GPU computing infrastructure
  • Funds to attend a national conference every year
  • Regular colloquia by international experts and workshops


For application and more details about the programme, please visit RBCDSAI’s Women Post-bacc page.