Post Graduate Scholarships by UGC for SC/ST Students to pursue Professional Courses

The University Grants Commission UGC is announcing the PostGraduate Scholarships for Professional Courses. This scholarship is specially meant for those students who falls under SC/ST category. The main objective of this scholarship scheme is to provide the opportunity to undertake postgraduate level studies in Professional subjects like Engineering & Technology, Management, Pharmacy etc. in Indian Universities/Institutions/ Colleges.
Scholarship Details:

  • Total Number of Scholarships: 1000 per year
  • Duration of the Scholarship: 2 to 3 Years
  • Applicants are provided with a Scholarship of:
Scholarship               For Rs.7,800/- per month                                      (ME/M.Tech)
                             For Rs.4,700/- per month                                      for other courses
Contingency A        For Rs. 15,000/- per annum                                  (/.E/M.Tech)
                                For Rs. 10,000/- per annum                                 for other                                                                                                                                courses

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates must have obtained Graduate degree in the relevant subject and obtained admission at Postgraduate level for regular full time course in any of the Professional subject in a recognized University/Institution/College.

Age Limit:

  • The upper age limit for male candidates is 45 years maximum as on 1st July on the year of application, and 50 years maximum in the case of female candidates.

How to Apply:

Last date to apply via online : 30th August, 2015

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