O.P. Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarships

O.P. Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarships (OPJEMS) 2016


Our Group Founder, Shri O.P. Jindal was a visionary par excellence. He inspired millions to follow their dreams. His ability to foresee development and the commitment to build a self-reliant nation created a paradigm shift in India?s industrial scenario. With this patriotic zeal, he laid the foundation of O. P. Jindal Group - one of India?s largest business conglomerates with presence across various core sectors of the Indian economy.

His legacy and the vision of inclusive growth are being carried forward by the O. P. Jindal Group companies through various initiatives in education & vocational training, healthcare and community development activities across the country. In 2007, the Group instituted the O.P. Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarships (OPJEMS). These scholarships are aimed at promoting academic and leadership excellence and are awarded to meritorious students who emulate the vision and values of Shri O. P. Jindal and have the potential to become leaders in entrepreneurial excellence and innovation. Every year, 100 students from 40 premier engineering and management institutions are awarded. In last 5 years, more than 500 students have been awarded with this coveted scholarship.

Eligibility Criterion


Engineering Institutes

First three Toppers of 2nd, 3rd and 4th year based on the academic performance in the previous years (CGPA) of the following streams are eligible:

Civil Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Metallurgical Engineering

Management Institutes

First 10 toppers of 2nd year are eligible based on the academic performance in the first year of regular PGDM/ MBA.

List of Participating Institutes

Engineering Institutes : IIT - DelhiIIT - Kanpur IIT - Roorkee IIT BHU - Varanasi NIT - Allahabad MNIT - Jaipur NIT - Kurukshetra BITS - Pilani IIT - Mumbai NIT - Nagpur SVNIT ? Surat NIT - Durgapur IIT - Guwahati IIT - Kharagpur ISM - Dhanbad NIT - Jamshedpur NIT - Rourkela OPJIT-Raigarh NIT - Raipur IIT - Chennai NIT - Suratkal NIT - Trichy NIT - Warangal Delhi College of Engineering

Management Institutes : FMS - Delhi MDI - Gurgaon Jindal Global Business School IIM - Lucknow IIM - Ahmedabad IIM - Indore XLRI - Jamshedpur SP Jain Institute of Management & Research IIM - Bangalore IIM - Calcutta IIM Kozhikode IIM - Ranchi IIM - Raipur IIM - Rohtak JBIMS - Mumbai IIFT- Delhi

Award of Scholarship

Yearly Scholarship Amount:

* INR 1, 50, 000 for each Management Students

* INR 80, 000 for each Engineering Students

Process of Selection

Stage 1 Online Test

PART A: Behavioural Test to determine your leadership competencies.

PART B: General Awareness Test about O.P. Jindal Group (based only on information available on websites of respective companies of O.P. Jindal Group).

Test date and duration:

The duration of the test is 1 hour and will be held on September 08th/09th, 2016 at your campus.


Technical Support will be provided during the online test. In case any student faces difficulty in undertaking the test due to server problem or any other IT challenges, the invigilator shall give her/ him the option of completing the test in a paper-pencil format.


The result of Stage 1 shall be published on the website: www.opjems.com by September 15th, 2016.

Stage 2 Personal Interview

The shortlisted students from Stage 1 will be interviewed by a panel from various Industries. Interviews shall be conducted in-person at four locations i.e. Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore based on the proximity from the institute.

Date of Interview: September 28th - 30th, 2016



In case the student is unable to appear in the test due to medical/ any other valid exigency, he/she would be provided with another opportunity on September 09th, 2015 only with prior intimation and permission of concerned Authorities.

The time/ date allotted for the test and the interview will be final.

Final selection of Scholars will be made by considering both leadership behaviours (Stage 1: Online test) and personality factors (Stage 2: Interview) with a 50:50 weightage. For more details, may please logon to www.opjems.com

For more details & Eligibility, Terms and Conditions please refer the Website : O.P. Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarships (OPJEMS)


O.P. Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarships (OPJEMS) 2016