Young India Fellowships

The Young India Fellowship ( YIF ), is a one-year multidisc iplinary postgraduate programme in Liberal Studiesat Ashoka University. The Fellowship brings together a group of bright young individuals who show exceptional intellectual ability and leadership potential, from across the country, and trains litem to becomesocially committed ageul at eihauge.

Cost and Scholarship

The Fellowship is committed to covering, in full or in part, the following :

  • Tuition fees
  • All material, including shared text books
  • Fully furnished residence

Young India Fellowship Eligibility

YIF is open to all young individuals with :

  • A recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree in any discipline
  • No more than 28 years of age as of 31st May, 2018.

Young India Fellowship Application Form

Applications for the Class of 2019 will open on 25th August, 2017 and close on 4th March, 2018.

YIF follows a rolling admissions process and is split into two rounds. YIF accepts applications within aspecified date-window and selects Fellows from the pool of applications from that round.

Young India Fellowship Selection Process

YIF applicants are evaluated on a combination of their academic record, a sustained demonstration oftheir talent in the domain of their interest and their passion for learning beyond the prescribed curriculum.

The evaluation process includes screening of applications, telephone and personal interviews and test forcritical thinking and communication skills.

Young India Fellowship Important Dates

S.NoEventDate
Round 1
1Starting Date of Application25th August, 2017
2Last date to Submission of application17th December, 2017
3Telephonic interviews16th October, 2017 – 31st January, 2018
4In-person interviews11th December, 2017 – 15th March, 2018
5Final offers to Selected Candidates1st February, 2018- 25th March, 2018
6Final offers to wait-listed candidates16th June, 2018- 25th June, 2018
Round 2
7Starting Date of Application18th December, 2017
8Last date to submit application4th March, 2018
9Telephonic interviews1st February, 2018 - 15th May, 2018
10In-person interviews16th March, 2018 - 10th June, 2018
11Final offers to Round 2 applicants26th March, 2018 - 15th June, 2018
12Final offers to wait-listed candidates16th June, 2018 - 25th June, 2018    
13Programme begins for Class of 2018-1916th July, 2018

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *