Institute / Organisation:Indian Institute OF Technology (IIT), Bombay
Indian Institute OF Technology (IIT), Bombay Under Graduate Scholarship
Merit-cum-Means scholarship is awarded @ Rs.1000/-per month with benefit of free tuition fee(Rs.13,500/-per semester) to a maximum of 25% of undergraduate students. For Dual degree, it is available only upto the 4th year.
For these scholarships, academic merit as well as means will be taken into account to determine eligibility.
Merit Criterion : For new entrants (B.Tech., M.Sc. 5-year integrated and M.Tech. dual degree) their JEE-AIR will be the criterion. In case of students joining the 2-year M.Sc. programme, their performance in the admission test and interview will be considered for determining merit. In subsequent years, the corresponding criterion will be their academic performance during the preceding academic year.
Means Criterion : The parental income is the basis for the `means? criterion of the scholarship. At present students whose parents? annual gross income from all sources does not exceed Rs.4,50,000/-, are eligible to apply for Merit-cum-Means Scholarship. When a student applies for the scholarship for the first time, an Income Affidavit has to be submitted by the parent or guardian for the year preceding year of application for the scholarship. No fresh affidavit will be required for renewal of the scholarship in the subsequent years, till the completion of the programme to which the student is admitted. The scholarship will be renewed on a yearly basis provided the student fulfills all the terms and conditions for renewal of the scholarship.
In addition to those awarded Merit-cum-Means scholarships another 10% of students can get the benefit of free tuition only. The terms and conditions governing the award of free tuition are the same as those prescribed for the award of the Merit-cum-Means scholarship.
Facilities of free messing
All SC/ST students are exempted from the payment of tuition fees. The facilities of free messing (only basic menu) and a pocket allowance of Rs.250/-p.m. will be granted to eligible SC/ST students. Such students are also eligible for exemption from the payment of hostel room rent, subject to the following conditions.
=> The parental income is the basis for the means criterion of the scholarship. At present students whose parents annual gross income from all sources does not exceed Rs.4,50,000/-, are eligible to apply for the above facilities.
=> The student who avails such facilities cannot accept any other scholarship from Govt., Semi-Govt. or private sources.
=> These facilities are available for upto a year more than the prescribed duration of the programme.
=> Students who are not registered for any course during vacation will be paid only the pocket allowance for that period.
M.Sc-Ph.D Dual Degree Scholarship/TAship The TAship wiil be paid to all the students who have registered for M.Sc-Ph.D.Dual Degree.
TA Category : M.Sc- Ph.D. (Dual Degree)
First 04 Semester: Rs. 6,000/- p.m.
First 5th to 8th Semester: Rs. 16,000/- p.m.
First 9th to 12th Semester: Rs. 18,000/- p.m.
For more details, please visit official website: http://www.iitb.ac.in