INAE Chair Professorship has been instituted in order to encourage engineers/technologists with outstanding research contributions, promote long-term participation in academic research and enhance the research standards in academic institutions.
Eligibility and Age
Number of Positions
Total number at any given time shall not exceed seven.
The INAE Chair Professorship shall be tenable for a maximum period of two years.
The Chair Professor will continue to draw his salary from the parent institution. An honorarium of Rs 25000/- per month shall be paid to the INAE Chair Professor by INAE. In addition, a contingency amount of Rs 50,000/- per annum shall be provided for meeting expenditure related to research activities such as chemicals, consumables, materials, equipment and instruments; on reimbursement basis at the end of each year.
Operation of the Scheme
Interactions / Obligations
All patent rights, designs and inventions derived from the research work funded or aided by the Indian National Academy of Engineering shall be governed by the rules of the institution(s) concerned.
|S. No.||Existing Chair Professors||Date of completion of tenure|
|1||Prof BB Bhattacharyya||May 31, 2018|
|2||Prof Anil K Bhowmick||April 14, 2019|
|3||Prof HM Suryawanshi||April 14, 2019|