Who can apply?

Students, research scholars, post-doctorates and faculty members in areas of life sciences interested in the mentioned research topics are eligible to apply.

Best poster awards and travel fellowships will be awarded to selected participants. Participation certificate will be awarded to every participant.

Registration Fee
   Students  Research Scholars/Postdocs  Faculties/Industry
 Registration Fee  INR 2,500  INR 4,000  INR 5,000
 + GST (18%)  INR 450  INR 720  INR 900
 Total Payable Fee  INR 2,950  INR 4,720  INR 5,900

Note: The registration fee is non-refundable.

How to apply ?

Step 1: Pay the appropriate registration fee via online electronic transfer or through Demand Draft. Required details for electronic transfer and demand draft are provided below.

 Online electronic transfer
 Account name  Account number  Bank Name  Branch  Swift Code  IFSC code
 BIF Symposium  38599063193  State Bank of India  IIT MADRAS  SBININBB453  SBIN0001055

 Demand Draft
  In favour of   Payable at   Mailing Address
 BIF Symposium   Chennai   Dr. M. Michael Gromiha,
  Coordinator,
  5th IITM-Tokyo Tech Symposium – 2020,
  Department of Biotechnology,
  Indian Institute of Technology,
  Chennai, Tamil Nadu – 600036, INDIA.


Step 2: Download the poster abstract template document provided below if you wish to present your poster.



Click here to download the
Poster Abstract template


Step 3: Fill the online registration form and upload the completed poster abstract document. Fill all the required details along with the online payment reference number/Demand draft number. Candidates interested in presenting poster must attach your abstract along with the registration form.

Candidates will be informed about the acceptance of their registration for participation/poster/oral presentation through e-mail. Incomplete registration forms will be rejected. The number of participants is limited to 150. Registration will be closed upon receiving 150 registrations and the same will be updated in website.

For enquiries, contact us through email iitmadras.tokyotech@gmail.com.

**All intimations will be sent only through e-mail**



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Online Registration


Travel Fellowship
If you wish to apply for travel fellowship, Please send your CV, a short write-up and bonafide certificate from your Head of the Institution/Department to us by e-mail

Important Dates

  • Registration open: 15th Aug 2019
  • Registration deadline: 31st Dec 2019
  • Oral presentation selection: 15th Jan 2020
  • Symposium: 6-7th Mar 2020

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