UGC Post Graduate scholarship for Professional Course for SC/ST Candidate 2016-17.
The UGC Post Graduate scholarship for Professional Course for SC/ST Candidate. is to provide financial assistance to 1000 SC/ST candidates to pursue postgraduate level studies in Professional subjects at recognized Indian Universities/Institutions/Colleges. The number of slots available under the scheme are 1000 per year. The tenure of award is for two/three years depending upon tenure of the postgraduate course. Last date for Online is 15 Sep, 2016.
Eligibility for UGC Post Graduate scholarship for Professional Course for SC/ST Candidate 2016-17.:
- 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.
Amount of Scholarship :
The financial assistance available under the scheme is as follows:
- 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.
How to Apply online application UGC Post Graduate scholarship for Professional Course for SC/ST Candidate 2016-17.:
Applicant will be required to upload scanned copies of the following documents while applying online:
- Caste Certificate (SC/ST)
- Age Proof Certificate. (i.e. Xth certificate etc)
- Scanned Copy of Candidate’s Recent Color Photograph And Signature.
- Graduate Degree Mark-sheet/Certificate
- Person with Disability(P.w.D.) Certificate (if applicable)
Note: Candidate will not be able to submit their application unless above mentioned documents are uploaded.