The University Grants Commission invites applications for the scheme for Award Of Post Graduate Scholarships For professional Courses for SC/ST candidates.
The Scheme has been initiated keeping in view of the social background of candidates from the deprived section of the Society and to provide them opportunity to undertake Post - Graduate Level studies in professional subjects like Engg & Tech , Management , Pharmacy etc., ( in Indian Universities
The objective of the scheme is to provide an opportunity to SC/ST candidates to undertake Post Graduate Level Studies in Professional Subjects at Indian Universities and Colleges.
The candidates should hae graduate degree in the relevant subject and obtained admissible degree at the Post Graduate Level in any of the professional subject in a recognized Universities / Colleges . The upper age limit for male
applicatns is 45 years as on 1st July on te year of and 50 years in the case of female candidates. The tenure of fellowship is for completion of Post Graduation.
The value of scholarship shall be for professional courses Rs.5,000/- p.m. ( M.Tech) with the Contingency of Rs.15,000/- p.a. and for other courses Rs.3,000/- p.m. with the contingency of Rs.10,000/- p.a. respectively.
The application in the prescribed form given below, may be sent to the Joint Secretary (SA), University Grant Commission, UGC Block, Delhi University, South Campus, Benito Juarez Marg, New Delhi - 110021
duly forwarded through the University / Institute / College where the fellow desires to undertake Post Graduate within one month after the date of issue of advertisement ( The Hindu 23.09.2006).
The selection willbe made on the basis of merit and on the recommendations of the Selection Committee, consituted by the Commission. The decision of the Commission shall be final. Direct and incomplete applications will not be entertained. Canvassing in any form will be treated as disqualification.