Oxford and Cambridge Society of India Scholarship (OCSI), UK

Scholarship

The Oxford and Cambridge Society of India Scholarships are part-cost awards for undergraduate,second undergraduate, graduate study and research in any subject available at the Universities ofCambridge and Oxford, UK.

  • OCSI scholarship(s) worth INR 200,000 (Rupees Two Lacs) each of the following twoscholarships: OCSI K KLuthra Memorial Scholarship and OCSI Anita Banerji MemorialScholarship, tenable at either the University of Cambridge or the University of Oxford.
  • Four further OCSI scholarships worth INR 200,000 (Rupees Two Lacs) each tenable at either theUniversity of Oxford or the University of Cambridge
  • One scholarship worth INR 100,000 (Rupees One Lac) tenable only at Emmanuel College,University of Cambridge, from Emmanuel College Cambridge (India) Trust.
  • One scholarship worth INR 100,000 (Rupees One Lac) tenable only at St. Hilda’s College,Oxford, from RitikaDhamija.
  • Each year we seek to raise funds and receive other grants that become available by June eachyear. Candidates will be eligible for any such additional grants as well.

Courses:

Generally available for any subject/course/field of study available at the two universities (somescholarships may be limited to specific courses or fields of study)

The levels of study include the following:

Research leading to the PhD degreeOne-year post-graduate courses (e.g. MPhil, LLM, BCL, Diploma, CASM or Part III Maths,MBA, PGCE etc.)Taught and research based Masters programmes of various durations (including M Sc,engineering, medicine)Second Bachelors degree as an Affiliated Student/Senior StatusBachelors degree programme

Important Dates

  • Applications open: March 2021
  • Last date for submission of application forms: 31st May, 2021

Eligibility

  • Must be a citizen of India
  • Must be ordinarily resident in India
  • Must be not more than 30 years of age on 1 September of the year of application for the award
  • Must be a graduate of an Indian university if applying to a second undergraduate or for a postgraduate course (applicants who are expected to graduate in the year of the award are also eligibleto apply for the awards), or be from a school in India if applying for an undergraduate course.
  • Must have applied for and secured admission to study a full-time course at the University ofCambridge or the University of Oxford. Candidates are required to present proof of admissionbefore grant of the scholarship, and proof of having taken up residence at Cambridge or Oxfordbefore the scholarships funds are released.
  • Must intend to pursue a course of study that is one of the following:
  • Research leading to the PhD degree
  • One-year post-graduate courses (e.g. MPhil, LLM, Diploma, CASM or Part III Maths, MBA, PGCE etc.)
  • Taught and research based Masters programmes of various durations (including M Sc,engineering, medicine)
  • Second Bachelors degree as an Affiliated Student/Senior StatusBachelors degree programme
  • Must be admitted to the University of Cambridge or the University of Oxford through theUniversity’s normal academic procedures. OCSI cannot admit students or assist in this process.

How to Apply

Step 1: Download the application form from the official OCSI website. 
Step 2: Fill in the details in the application form carefully.
Step 3: Attach the necessary documents.
Step 4: Send the application by post to the Oxford and Cambridge Society of India at the following address: 

Secretary OCSI, c/o Bharat Kumar, 
366, Sector 15-A, 
NOIDA, 201301

Last Date

The last date for application is 31st May, 2021

Contact Details

For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link.

Secretary OCSI, c/o Bharat Kumar,
366, Sector 15-A,
NOIDA, 201301

Email: scholarships@oxbridgeindia.com

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