Although the Institute does not award any scholarship, a scheme for the award of Teaching/Research Assistantship for providing financial assistance there is in this scheme, those students who are admitted on full-time basis are considered, for the award of Teaching/Research Assistantship. They are required to render 8 hours of teaching/research assistance to the Department outside their normal academic work.
The maximum duration for which assistantship can be awarded to any Ph.D. student is 4 years. Continuation of the Assistantship is contingent on satisfactory academic performance, a minimum of 7.50 CGPA in course work each semester, when course work is taken, satisfactory performance in the discharge of responsibilities assigned under the scheme and minimum prescribed attendance requirement. Ph.D. students getting assistantship are also eligible for contingent grant as per the rules/norms of the Institute.