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Selection Process:

Final year students of the undergraduate programs (B.E/B.Tech/MBBS/Integrated M.Sc., etc.), master programs (M.Sc/M.Tech/ME) or PhD students are eligible to apply for the workshop. Postdoctoral fellows who are early into their work (within one year) are also eligible to apply. This year we plan to accommodate upto 60 students/young investigators. Students of the three year B.Sc program are not eligible.

1. Download application from the following link: <Application for IITK-BSBE Winter Workshop>
2. Fill-in, and send a soft copy by email to: <bsbe.ww2017[at]>
3. Send a hard copy of the application along with a letter of reccommendation to the following address:
            BSBE Winter Workshop-2017
            Dept. of Biological Sciences & Bioengineering
            Indian Institute of Technology - Kanpur
            Kanpur 208016, U.P.

We will admit 60 applicants for the workshop this year. Selection will be based on the academic profile, motivation to attend the workshop and recommendation from referees. We are currently accepting applications (Last Date 10th Dec 2017) - apply now!


Registration Fee for all participants: Rs 1000; includes conference meals, participation certificate and a welcome kit (abstract book and other reading materials). Participants from outside IIT Kanpur must pay Boarding & Lodging fee of Rs 1000 in addition to registration fees of Rs 1000 making the total payable amount to Rs 2000. The boarding and lodging fees covers shared accommodation in students' hostel for 4 days (December 14 to 17, 2017) and meals. Admitted applicants must stay within the campus.

Payment should preferably be made by cheque, drawn in the name of "Indian Society for Developmental Biologists, IIT Kanpur", and payable at Kanpur OR students can also pay in cash to the contact persons.
We may consider fee waiver for students who provide a signed letter justifying the need.

Boarding and lodging:
Admitted applicants will get shared accommodation (from 14th to 17th of December, 2017) within the institute. Applicants are expected reach the campus by 14th evening, and to leave by 17th evening. For details as to how to reach Kanpur, check here.

December is the early part of the winter in Kanpur, therefore, the temperatures can range between 15-25 degrees during the daytime and between 5-10 degrees at night. All participants are advised to carry  warm clothes, preferably a woollen sweater and a jacket,  shoes and mufflers. We will provide a blanket and a bed-sheet in the hostel.

BSBE Winter Workshop 2017
Biological Sciences & Bioengineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016 [UP]

Email: bsbe.ww2017[at]
Tel: 0512-259- 4057/4072

Contact persons:
Mr. Pankaj Gupta
Ms. Meenu Sachdeva