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Annexure III
 
     
  Cost Estimation  
   
 
The cost of the project is to be estimated in terms of total man-months and the facilities needed. Calculate it under the following headings :
 
i.
Personnel requirement in the format given below (the approved emoluments for project staff are given at the end)
   
Position1111111111 No. of Persons 1111111111 Emoluments11111111 Duration11111Amount Required
   
ii.
Travel
 
iii.
Data Processing
 
iv.
Stationery and Printing
 
v.
Equipment (total expenditure should not exceed 5 per cent of the total budget)
   
vi. Books, journals, etc. (expenditure not to exceed 5 per cent of the total budget)
   
vii.
Contingency expenses including postage
 
viii
. Any other (specify)
 
ix.
Overhead charges 5 per cent of the cost (i.e. of the sum of items (i) through (viii), where applicable)
 
x.
Grand total
   
While preparing budget estimates for the research proposal, the project director should take into account the time, funds, as well as various steps involved in the conduct of the research proposal. The rationale for the allocation of time and money for the various items of budget estimates must be furnished.
   
Approved Emoluments for Project Staff
   
Project Director (Retired Scholar only) Honorary
Project Director (Employed) Honorary
Associate / Joint or Deputy Director Rs.8000 p.m.
Research Officer / Research Associate Rs.5000 p.m.
Research Assistant / Research Investigator Rs.4000 p.m.
Stenographic Assistant On Contract Basis
Typing Assistant / Computer Operator on daily wage basis