Common Fellowship Portal 2024: PhD and post-doctoral aspirants

Today brings happy news for all students applying for Fellowships. The Central Government announced on March 12, 2024, that a single Common Fellowship Portal will be launched for the convenience of all fellowship applicants. There will be information about fellowships conducted by various departments of the country. You have to read this article till the end to know all the information about the Common Fellowship Portal properly.

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About Common Fellowship Portal 2024


The Ministry of Science and Technology, in collaboration with the Government of India and the Honorable Union Minister, Shri Jitendra Singh, announced the launch of the Common Fellowship Portal on March 12, 2024. There, PhD and post-doctoral aspirants can get information on scholarships conducted by various governments.

After the launch of this portal, students can easily apply for the scholarship with just one click. The portal will also have forms from all other departments, including the University Grants Commission, the Indian Council of Medical Research, and the All India Council of Technical Education.

Common Fellowship Portal
Common Fellowship Portal
Fellowship NameCommon Fellowship Portal 
ProviderVarious Departments In India
BeneficiaryPhD & Post Doctoral Aspirants
BenefitsApplying for fellowship will become very easy
Application ModeOnline
Official WebsiteClick Here

Purpose Of Common Fellowship Portal


The government’s main objective behind launching the Common Fellowship Portal is to reduce students’ time and energy. Where students can get all the information about the fellowships conducted by all the departments in this single portal and complete the application process in one click; through this article, we will discuss all the information regarding the fellowship. Please read the article till the end with patience.

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Common Fellowship Portal: Benefits


We have discussed some special benefits of this fellowship portal below:-

  • The portal has a unique ‘eligibility calculator’ that allows applicants to check their eligibility for various fellowship programs.
  • The portal fills the information gap for students seeking details of various fellowship programs by bringing together all relevant eligibility and application information in one place.
  • The portal also provides a feature to generate a unique ID called the ‘Common Community Portal (CFP) ID’. This allows candidates to apply for available fellowships from this common portal, allowing for a more streamlined and efficient application process.
  • This portal will serve to visualize data analysis for human resource development in science and technology.

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Common Fellowship Portal 2024: Eligibility Criteria


  • The portal, fellowships.gov.in, features a unique ‘eligibility calculator’ which allows applicants to check their eligibility for various fellowship schemes.

Common Fellowship Portal: Check Your Eligibility


Please follow the steps below to check your eligibility:-

  • Go to the official website of the Common Fellowship Portal
  • On the home screen, select the ‘Am I eligible’ option from the menu bar and click it.
  • On a dedicated page, select your preferred department under Post-doctoral Fellowships and Ph.D. Fellowships.
  • Click on the Am I Eligible option. 

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Common Fellowship Portal: How To Apply for A Fellowship


  • First, Visit the official website of the Common Fellowship Portal
  • On the home screen, select the login option and click on it. 
  • A new page will appear before you enter your registered email address and password. 
  • Click on the login option. 
  • After successfully logging in, a new page with an application form will appear on your screen. 
  • Enter the details in the application form. 
  • Choose the fellowship you want to apply for. 
  • Upload the required documents and select the submit option. 
  • You may easily apply for any scholarship through this website.

Generate CFP ID: Simple Steps


  • Go to the official website of the Common Fellowship Portal.
  • On the home screen, select the CFPID option. 
  • In the sub-menu, select the generate option. 
  • Enter your Aadhaar number. You will receive an OTP on your Aadhar-linked mobile phone number. 
  • Enter the OTP. 
  • The next step is to enter your information. 
  • Click on Generate Your CFP ID.

Retrieve CFP ID: Simple Steps


  • First, Visit the official website of the Common Fellowship Portal.
  • On the home screen, select the CFPID option. 
  • In the submenu, select the Retrieve option. 
  • Fill in the following information. 
  • Your Aadhaar Number. 
  • Your Date of Birth 
  • Your Email ID 
  • Your mobile number. 
  • Click on Know your CFP ID.

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Contact Information


  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Ministry of Science & Technology
  • Block 2, 6th-8th Floor, Block 3, 5th Floor
  • CGO Complex, Lodhi Road
  • New Delhi – 110 003.
  • enquiry[hypen]fellowships[at]dbt[dot]nic[dot]in

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