Fellowship applications are invited from Indian Students and Faculty members for attending the ATS 2019 to be held at Kolkata during 10-13 December 2019.


Applications are seeking through online system. A Gmail account is required for submitting the application. The application link is given below.

  • Applications will be considered on first-come first-served basis.
  • A recommendation letter in the format indicated below must be uploaded as a part of the application. For students, the letter must be endorsed by the research supervisor/projectguide and the head of the department. For the faculty members, the letter should be endorsed by the head of the department or head of the Institute. The templates are given at:
  • Please submit only one form per applicant.

Important Dates:

  • Last date for submitting application: 10th October, 2019. 20th October, 2019.
  • Notification for award of fellowship: 30th October 2019. 10th November, 2019.

The notification will be sent out on the provided email address.

Important Guidelines:

  • Research scholars or faculty members whose paper is accepted in Asian Test Symposium (ATS) 2019, will get the preference for the award of fellowship.

  • Research scholars applying for the fellowship award must be involved in research areas related to VLSI Design & Test.

  • The faculty members applying for the fellowship award must have been associated in teaching or guiding research projects in VLSI Design & Test and taken active part in conducting workshops or seminars in these areas.

  • The organizing committee is mainly interested in reimbursing the travel expenses for fellowship awardees from the distant cities/towns as the budget limitations may permit reimbursing these expenses only to some extent. Hence, aspiring candidates for fellowship award are advised to opt for these reimbursements only on the need basis as your genuine discretion would help organizing committee to award fellowship to more aspirants.

  • Fellows are not required to register for the conference. Registration is complementary for fellows.

  • Fellows travel reimbursements will be paid on through Bank Transfer.

  • Travel expenses if approved for reimbursement will be calculated as per shortest route of travel by AC 3-Tier in Train/ flight upto a maximum of Rs.5,000/- or actual (whichever is lower) for faculty by AC 3-Tier/Sleeper class in Train/AC bus up to a maximum of Rs. 3,000/- or actual (whichever is lower) for students.

  • ATS 2019 will provide accommodation only for fellows from outside Kolkata. Accommodation will not be provided to the Fellows belonging to Kolkata. Only a shared accommodation nearer to the venue would be allotted by ATS.

  • A cheque of INR 3000/- (Faculty) and INR 2000/- (Student) must be submitted at the first day of registration. It is imperative that the fellows attend tutorials and presentations on all days. A record of attendance would be maintained for the same. Lack of attendance may cause the reimbursement to be disapproved and cheque to be forfeited.

  • Identity card showing their affiliation is a must to get the reimbursement.

Contact: For any concerns/queries, please send an email to: fellowship.ats2019@gmail.com