Office of Development and Alumni Affairs

The Mallika Fellowships for Women in Science and Engineering have been established by Mrs Nirmala Jay Pullur (IISc Alumna, ME (Electrical Communication Engineering) – 1996) to encourage highly talented women students to pursue careers in science and engineering. 

The Fellowships are given to four students of various MTech programs of the EECS division and the Department of Computational and Data Sciences (CDS).


Entitlements of the IISc-Mallika Women MTech Fellowship

  • Enhanced fellowship of Rs. 24,800 per month for 24 months (Rs. 12,400 per month from IISc and Rs. 12,400 per month from the donor)
  • Travel cum contingency amount of Rs. 1,14,800 for international/national travel and other expenses to support research including buying a laptop.


2022 awardees 

IISc-Mallika Women MTech Fellowship

Reddy Vari Jyothsna              Electrical Engineering
K Hema Siva Naga Lakshmi  Electrical Communications Engineering
Maharani Varalakshmi           Electrical Communications Engineering
J Siddhi Shrikant Sujata         Computer Science and Automation


2023 awardees 

IISc-Mallika Women MTech Fellowship

Sakshi Sindhwal                      Computer Science and Automation
Diksha Seth                             Computational and Data Sciences
Bandi Namrata Deepthi          Electrical Engineering
E Deepthi                                 Electrical Communication Engineering


For a list of other fellowships available to students facilitated through ODAA, please see the fellowships page.