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Every summer, Indian Statistical Institute offers a dedicated research internship program in Cryptology and Security to senior undergraduate and fresh post-graduate students from premier institutions of the country. Applications for the internship program are sought from eligible students of Computer Science, Electronics, Information Technology, Mathematics and Statistics background.

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Application Process for Summer 2017

Deadline for 2017 is over   |   Candidates Selected for the Summer Internship

The final list of selected candidates to participate in the Summer Intenship program in Cryptology at Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, during 15 May to 7 July 2017, is posted at this link. The candidates have been notified individually. No further communication in this regard will be entertained.

Applicants had to solve some problems before applying for the Internship program. Applications were considered if and only if the solutions to all the problems were correct. The list of candidates selected for the Second Round of Screening is posted at this link.

Eligibility Criteria for Summer 2017

To apply for the Internship 2017, one MUST have been either of the following, as on 15 March 2017

  • 1st, 2nd or 3rd year student of a 4-year Under-Graduate program (final year students not eligible)
  • 1st or 2nd year student of a 3-year Under-Graduate program (final year students not eligible)
  • 1st year student of a 2-year Post-Graduate program (final year students not eligible)
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th year student of a 5-year Integrated program (final year students not eligible)

Eligible fields of study : Computer Science (CS/CSE etc.), Electronics and allied disciplines (ECE/EE/ETCE/EIE etc.), Information Technology (IT), Mathematics (Math) and Statistics (Stat).

Note that 1st year students (of eligible disciplines/programs) will be considered for the Internship only in exceptional cases, while 2nd and higher year students will all be considered equivalently.


Internship 2017

Duration -- 15 May to 7 July 2017.
Internship Lecture Series Schedule

Coordinator : Dr. Debrup Chakraborty
Email :

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