Kohli Center on Intelligent Systems

KCIS Fellowship Program

IIIT Hyderabad is currently home to over 125 PhD, 250 MS by Research and 1,250 undergraduate students who are self-starting, innovative and resourceful.

Kohli Center on Intelligent Systems (KCIS) at IIIT Hyderabad is seeking bright, motivated, and enthusiastic individuals to the Kohli PhD Fellowship in the broad areas of Intelligence Systems. KCIS was established in 2015 with a generous donation from TCS Foundation to accelerate research and innovation in Artificial Intelligence and related areas. These areas are on the verge of major breakthrough as computing power, data, models, machine learning, etc., have come together in the recent years. Kohli Scholars will work at the forefront of these areas under the guidance of the eminent faculty at IIIT Hyderabad as well as with a network of global collaborators.

Highlights of KCIS Fellowship

Fellowship Areas

Applications will be considered in all subject areas related to Intelligence Systems, especially in the area of NLP, Speech, Data Analytics, Robotics, Cognitive Sciences, Visual Information Professing, etc.

Eligibility to Qualify for the Fellowship

Other eligibility/admission criteria will be decided each year.

Admission to the programs will be based on one or more of the following inputs:

  1. Past academic and professional record and recommendation letters
  2. Performance in national/international tests for PG programs
  3. Performance in the written tests & interviews organized by IIIT Hyderabad

To Apply

Fill this registration form in order to apply for the program.

Deadline for Submission of Application

June 30th, 2016 (Summer Program) and October 31st, 2016 (Winter Program)

Selection Criteria