Indian Oil Corporation-Scholarships for Students

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.,Scholarships for Students of 10+/ITI, Engineering, MBBS & MBA Courses

INDIAN OIL CORPORATION LTD.,

ENERGISING SUCCESS

Announcing 350 Scholarships for Students of 10+/ITI, Engineering, MBBS & MBA Courses

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., India's largest commercial enterprise, opens a golden window of opportunity for talented and deserving students in India.

A total of 350 Scholarships, under select categories, are offered under the Indian Oil Scholarship Scheme this year to support and nurture talent from among deserving students so as to enable them to accomplish their academic goals.

With a countrywide network of infrastructure and services, Indian Oil is proud to be "in every part, and in every heart" of the nation, bringing energy to the lives of millions.

The Scholarship scheme is Indian Oil's humble attempt to support and encourage deserving, talented students achieve their limitless ambitions and serve the nation.

SCHOLARSHIPS

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Stream : 10+/ITI

Duration for which Scholarship will be awarded and minimum duration of course : 2 Years

No.of Scholarships : 250

Qualifying Examination : 10th

Minimum Eligibility marks in Qualifying exam : GEN : 65% SC/ST/OBC/Girls : 60% PC/PH : 50%

Scholarship amount per month : Rs.1000

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Stream : Engineering

Duration for which Scholarship will be awarded and minimum duration of course : 4 Years

No.of Scholarships : 50

Qualifying Examination : 12th

Minimum Eligibility marks in Qualifying exam : GEN : 65% SC/ST/OBC/Girls : 60% PC/PH : 50%

Scholarship amount per month : Rs.2000

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Stream : MBBS

Duration for which Scholarship will be awarded and minimum duration of course : 4 Years

No.of Scholarships : 20

Qualifying Examination : 12th

Minimum Eligibility marks in Qualifying exam : GEN : 65% SC/ST/OBC/Girls : 60% PC/PH : 50%

Scholarship amount per month : Rs.2000

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Stream : MBA

Duration for which Scholarship will be awarded and minimum duration of course : 2 Years

No.of Scholarships : 30

Qualifying Examination : Graduation

Minimum Eligibility marks in Qualifying exam : GEN : 65% SC/ST/OBC/Girls : 60% PC/PH : 50%

Scholarship amount per month : Rs.2000

Abbreviations : SC - Scheduled Caste, ST - Scheduled Tribe, OBC - Other Backward Class, GEN- General, PC/PH - Physically challenged/Physically Handicapped (minimum 40% disability as per definition under Disabilities Act 1952)

Distribution of 250 Scholarships for 10+/ITI will be as under and based on location of the School/College/Institute.

North : Delhi,Punjab,Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttaranchal, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh & UT of Chandigarh : 50 Nos

East : Bihar,Jharkhand, Orissa, West Bengal : 50 Nos

West : Maharashtra,Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, chattisgarh, Goa, UT of Dadra & Nagar haveli, daman & Diu : 50 Nos

South : Tamil nadu, karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Pondicherry : 50 Nos

North Eastern States Sikkim & Islands : Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Minicoy, Aminidivi Islands etc:( Additional to East & South ) : 40 Nos

jammu & Kashmir : Jammu and kashmir : 10 Nos

100 Scholarships will be for students pursuing 1st year of Engineering, MBBS and MBA courses on national merit basis.

ELIGIBILITY : Students pursuing full time courses in these streams & studying in Schools/Colleges/Institutions/Universities recognised by MCI/AICTE/State Education Boards/State Govt./ICSC/CBSE/Central Govt./Association of Indian Universities,shall be eligible to apply. The time post graduate courses in Business Administration/Management recognised by Central/State Govt. Association of Indian universities and which are equivalent to MBA, are eligible for management stream Scholarship. Students having confirmed admission in the first year of full time engineering degree course. MBBS, MBA and also 11th standard as well as those inthe 1st year of 2 yer ITI course are eligible to apply. In case of graduates, the average percentage of marks of all the academic years shall be treated as eligibility marks . Minimum eligibility percentage of marks for various categories will be as indicated above. Gross Joint income of the family of the candidate from all sources(during financial year 2003-2004)should not exceed Rs.1,00,000/- (Rupees One Lakh Only). However,Preference will be given to the candidates whose family's annual gross income is not more than Rs.60,000/-. The marks obtained in the examination making the students eligible to sek admission in the respective first year of these courses will be considered for selection. Criterion for selection will be merit and family's income. Wards of employees of IOCL, its joint Venture and Subsidiary companies & ABC Assessment Services are not eligible to apply.

AGE LIMIT : Minimum 15 years and maximum 30 years as on 01.09.2004. Persons born between 01.09.1974 and 01.09.1989(both days inclusive) are eligible to apply.

RESERVATION & RELAXATION : Relaxation in the upper age limit is 3 years for OBC candidates, 5 years for SC/ST candidates and 10 years for physically challenged/Physically handicapped candidates. 50% of the Scholarships are reserved for SC/ST & OBC candidates. In each stream/category/sub-category, 25% of Scholarships are reserved forgirl students and 10% for physically challenged/physically handicapped students. Only those listed in the central govt's OBC list will be considered against OBC quota. OBC candidates of state list and not covered by central govt's OBC list may apply against general quota.

APPLICATION : Candidates studying in the academic year 2004-2005 are to apply on the prescribed format given at IOCL's website: www.iocl.com. Forms can be filled and submitted online by logging on to www.epostbag.com. Such candidates need not send forms by post. IOCL reserves the right to reject any application as well as discontinue the scholarship at any stage without assigning any reason. No correspondence inthis regard will be entertained.

LAST DATE : Completed application form in respect of candidates who are unable to submit the application online, on A4 size application format, without any mark sheet/certificates/document should be sent so as to reach by 30 September 2004 by ordinary post, to the administrator of the Scheme:

ABC ASSESSMENT SERVICES PRIVATE LTD., Post Box No. 007, Srinivaspuri Post Office, New Delhi - 110065

For application form and scheme guidelines log on to www.iocl.com

For applying online log on to:www.epostbag.com

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Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.,Scholarships for Students of 10+/ITI, Engineering, MBBS & MBA Courses