The Full-time foreign PhD Research Scholars are eligible for Financial Assistantship of INR 25000* per month for first two years and INR 28000* per month for next three years of registration. All such Research Scholars have to put in 8 hours per week towards work assigned by the Institute.

The Institute provides Research Scholar Travel Award (RSTA) in the form of financial assistance of INR 1,50,000/- to full-time Research Scholars during the program for presenting papers abroad in good academic conferences. Some highly meritorious Research Scholars are also eligible for an additional travel grant of Rs. 1,50,000/- as Research Excellence Travel Award (RETA).

* This amount has been enhanced by the Govt. of India to INR 31000 and INR 35000 with effect from 1st January 2019 and will be adopted by the Institute after approval of the Board of Governors.