Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
(Deemed to be University)

Graduate School Admissions (GS-2019)

Application Fee Waiver


A waiver of the application fee on grounds of financial distress may be requested by a letter from the Principal or the Head of the Department justifying the request.  The letter/recommendation from the Principal/HOD should be on the official letter head duly signed and stamped.  


Students applying online may click the fee waiver option in the payment section of the application form and send the letter from the Principal / HOD along with a print of the application to TIFR, Mumbai. For mailing address refer Contact Us page.

Alternately, students can scan the recommendation letter and upload it to their application.



Please note that applicants with fee waiver request will be issued hall tickets subject to the approval of the competent authority and  availability of seats at the centre of their choice.