PMRF Application Begins Online; How to Apply and Check Other Details

Published on : 26th February 2018    Author : Tanvi Mittal

New Delhi/ 26.02.2018: The application for PMRF has begun online. The last date to apply for the Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship programme is 31st March, 2018. Interested candidates are required to log on to the official website and apply. The research fellowship scheme has been designed to attract the best talent. It offers fellowship to the selected students and admission to PhD programmes in one of the IITs and IISc. The students would receive handsome remuneration to cover academic expenses.

PMRF Important Dates -

Online Application Begins – February 24, 2018

Last Date to Apply – March 31, 2018

Interviews at Nodal Institution – May 15 onwards (Tentative)

Result Announcement – June 1 (Tentative)

How to Apply Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship?

  • To apply, candidates must visit the main website i.e. Click on “Apply Online” on the top. Check the below image.


PMRF Application Form


  • As you click, you will be directed to a link where necessary instructions are given to fill the form. Go through it thorough before heading further.

Personal Details -

Personal details that applicants need to provide are -

  • Applicant Name
  • Father’s Name
  • Mother’s Maiden Name
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth
  • Address for Correspondence
  • City, State, PIN
  • Email ID & mobile number
  • Aadhaar number*

Applicants from states like Meghalaya, Assam and J&K need to produce their passport number, bank account number, ration card number or any valid government issues identity number.

Photograph and academic details are compulsory

Fee Amount – ₹ 1,000

Fee Payment Details -

To be Paid – SBI

PMRF SBI Payment Gateway


Note: There are two choices, Save & Submit. Clicking on the save button will help you modify the application later. If you click the submit button, it won’t avail the modify option. Moreover, only submitted applications will be reviewed. Applications that are saved won’t be reviewed.

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her bi ..Read More

Available Application Forms