Kerala University focusing on promoting research activities

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala University is ready to launch a flurry of programmes aimed toward promoting research activities within the oldest varsity in the state.


As a part of this, the university has determined to start out post-doctoral fellowship programmes for attracting research fellows to science departments below the varsity.

According to university sources and documents, the post-doctoral fellowship would be within the lines of a similar offered by national agencies. The university has put aside Rs 25 lakh for the programme, which might start throughout the consecutive school year.


The varsity has additionally determined to line up a university level consultatory committee comprising of retired vice chancellors, statutory officers and professors. The committee is being originated with a concept to elicit knowledgeable opinions from them for the artistic development of the educational front.

In the lines of the UGC’s adjunct school model programme, Kerala university would introduce a •scholar in the resident programme’, the mention regarding that was created in the varsity budget conferred here on an opposite day. renowned students retired professors, luminaries in industrial-social and cultural sectors would move with university students. The varsity has put aside Rs 40 lakh for the programme.