Institute / Organisation:University Grants Commission (UGC)
UGC PG Scholarship for Professional Courses 2015 for SC & ST candidates
University Grants Commission has invited applications for the award of PG Scholarships under the scheme of PG Scholarship for Professional Courses for SC & ST candidates for the year 2015 to undertake postgraduate level studies in professional subjects like Engineering & Technology, Management, Pharmacy etc. on regular basis only.
=> The candidate 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.
=> Candidates pursuing post graduate course in professional subjects by correspondence or by Distance Education mode are not eligible to receive financial assistance under this scheme.
=> The upper age limit for male applicants is 45 years as on 1st July on the year of application, and 50 years in the case of female candidates. In exceptional cases, the age may be relaxed.
=> Provide financial assistance to ₹ 1000/- SC/ST candidates
=> Scholarship Rs.7,800/- per month (ME/M. Tech) Rs.4,700/- per month for other courses.
=> Contingency A Rs.15, 000/- per annum (ME/M. Tech) Rs.10, 000/- per annum for other courses.
Application form can be downloaded from: www.ugc.ac.in/pgsprof
Last Date of Submission of Application Form: 31st July, 2015 (non extendable)
For more details, please visit official website: www.ugc.ac.in/pgsprof