Ericsson M.Tech. Fellowships 2017

Ericsson M.Tech. Fellowships 2017 (brochure)

About Ericsson:

Ericsson is the world’s leading provider of communications technology and services. We are a truly global company, operating across borders in over 180 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture and an innovative and engaging environment.

Ericsson Research is the central research organization within Ericsson. Our mission is to provide Ericsson with system concepts, technology and methodology and to secure long term competitive product positioning. World-class innovation is achieved through cooperation within Ericsson and with partners, customers, universities and research institutes.

The Ericsson Research team in Bangalore is involved in cutting edge research in the areas of next generation Distributed Cloud Systems for 5G and IoT and advanced Machine Intelligence technologies towards building Intelligent Autonomous Systems. To learn more about the exciting work that we do at Ericsson research, please see the Ericsson Research Blog.

About the Fellowship:

Ericsson M.Tech. Fellowship is instituted at IISc and aimed at attracting highly talented students in areas of cloud computing and data science.

Two Fellowships are being offered to the incoming (2017-2018) M.Tech. (Computational and Data Science) students.

Entitlements of the Fellowship:

  • Enhanced fellowship of Rs. 16,000 per month for 24 months
  • Travel cum contingency amount of Rs. 1,10,000 for international/national travel and other expenses to support research including buying a laptop
  • Internship of three months during the summer of 2018

Contact: Chair, CDS (e-mail:

For a list of other fellowships available to PhD and Masters students at CDS, see the fellowships page.