Application Call for Fellowships and Grant Awards from University Grant Commission

2017-01-20 - 2017-02-02

National Scholarships

University Grant Commission


UGC, Research Funding Program aims to enhance research capacity of higher education institutions as well as faculty members and promote research based teaching learning in order to inculcate research based culture. University Grants Commission (UGC) hence invites application from eligible candidates for the fellowships and scholarship to be awarded in the fiscal year 2073/74

University grant commission provides grants on the following mentioned category.

The Deadline for Application is:

  • For Central Development Region and Western Development Region: From Magh 7-14, 2073.
  • For Mid-Western Development Region and Eastern Development Region: From Magh 7 to Falgun 2, 2073.
  • For Far-Western Development Region: From Magh 7 to Falgun 8, 2073.

Types of fellowships/Scholarships

  1. Regular Grants
  2. Special Grants
  3. PhD Fellowship
  4. M Phil Fellowship
  5. M.Phil Thesis Preparation Support
  6. Capacity Development Programs (Refresher Course/Capacity Development Trainings/Research Methodology Training)
  7. Mini-Research
  8. Visit by Professor in Higher Education Institutions
  9. Seminar/Workshop/Conference

For the Following mentioned programs, eligible candidates can apply any time.

  1. Thesis Support for Persons with Disabilities
  2. Support for Article Publication
  3. Partial Support for the PhD fellow
  4. Travel Grants for Participation in Seminars/Conferences
  5. International Seminar/Workshop/Conference

Downloads: Scholarships, Research Grant and Other Grants Notice of University Grant Commission Nepal.pdf

For further detail please contact:
Research Division, University Grants Commission
Sanothimi, Bhaktapur, Post Box: 10796, Telephone: 6638548, 6638550, Fax: 6638552
E-mail: [email protected], Website: