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  • 12 May, 2020

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VAJRA scheme

VAJRA scheme

  • Recently, the Department of Science and Technology (DST) launched a scheme named 'Visiting Advanced Joint Research Faculty (VAJRA).
  • Under this scheme, scientists or senior researchers abroad of Indian origin or otherwise can collaborate with Indian faculties for conducting joint research in India.
  • The foreign researchers would receive endowments at par with those in their own countries.
  • The broad areas of research like energy, health, advance material and others would be promoted under the scheme.

Source: PIB


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