INAE Chair Professorship 2022: Application Form, Eligibility & Last Date

Indian National Academy of Engineering has invited applications from eligible engineers and technologists. Applicants who wish to get the chance may submit the application form in the prescribed format. Before submitting the application you must have to check the eligibility conditions. You can check the eligibility conditions on the official website of the INAE or from this article. All the INAE Chair Professorship-related information is available in this article including eligibility criteria, the application process, form format download link, and any other relevant information. 

INAE Chair Professorship 2022

INAE Chair Professorship has been started by the Indian National Academy of Engineering for engineers/ technologists. Under this scheme, the academy is going to provide financial support. The duration of the tenure will be maximum for a maximum period of three years, subject to age being below 65 years. There are only 6 positions. The scheme has been started to promote long-term participation in academic research and enhance the research standards in academic institutions.

INAE Chair Professorship

Highlights Of INAE Chair Professorship

  • Name of the scheme: INAE Chair Professorship
  • Launched by: Indian National Academy of Engineering
  • Launched for: engineers/ technologists
  • No of position: 6
  • Benefits: cash
  • Mode of application: offline
  • Official site:

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Objective Of INAE Chair Professorship

The main objective of the INAE Chair professorship is to 

  • Encourage engineers/technologists with outstanding research contributions
  • Promote long-term participation in academic research
  • Enhance the research standards in academic institutions.

Benefits Of INAE Chair Professorship

  • Selected applicants will get
    • The honorarium of Rs 40,000/- per month
    • Contingency amount of Rs 1,00,000/- per annum 
  • The contingency grant amount can be used to meet the expenditure related to research activities such as chemicals, consumables, materials, equipment, and instruments; on a reimbursement basis at the end of each year. 
  • A maximum amount of Rs 50,000/- of contingency grant  can be utilized for covering registration for conferences and partial travel support for conferences both domestic and overseas

Eligibility Criteria

  • The age of the application should be in between 45 to 65 years
  • Appellant should have been a follower of the academy for three years at least.
  • Appellant should have been in the Rank of Professor in academic institutions or equivalent to the rank of professor either in R&D organization or in engineering industry/organizations

Documents Required

  • Certificate Of Support For INAE Chair Professor
  • Passport size photograph
  • Other significant documents

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Important Dates 

  • For the year 2022 application form filling process close on February 9th, 2022
  • Utilization Certificate along with Statement of Expenditure shall be submit by 15 March every year for the release of next year’s grant
  • Chair Professor shall submit the Annual Report by 15 March

INAE Chair Professorship 2022 Application Procedure

  • To apply for the chair professorship  you have to download the application form format
  • The application form format is available on the official website of the Indian National Academy of Engineering
INAE Chair Professorship 2022 Application Procedure
  • You made directly download it by clicking here
  • Take a print of the form and fill the details in the application
  • Complete the application form and attach the necessary documents
  • Submit the application form through the Head of the institution where the Fellow intends to work to the INAE Office

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