2016-12-15 - 2017-01-10
Indian Embassy Scholarships
Masters level scholarships
Scholarships for PhD
Silver Jubilee Scholarship Scheme-MBA/MCA/M.Sc./MA & Ph.D)
Dr. Homi J. Bhabha Scholarship Scheme for ME and
Nepal Aid Fund Scholarship Scheme for M. Sc. (Agriculture) 2017-18
Embassy of India, Kathmandu invites applications from Nepalese nationals desirous of pursuing post-graduate-MBA, MCA, MA, M.Sc. & Ph.D. courses in Indian Universities and Institutions during the academic year 2017-18 on prescribed application forms.
I. (i) Silver Jubilee Scholarship Scheme: Provides scholarships for Post-Graduate and Ph.D studies in all courses except Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine and Para medical courses.
For post graduate courses-MBA/MCA/M.Sc/MA applicants should be graduates, should have minimum 60% marks in aggregate at the bachelors’ level from a recognized University /Institute, minimum 60% marks in English in Class XII and should be 30 years or less as on July 1, 2017. Subject opted for post-graduation should be compatible with the subject taken at bachelor’s level.
For Ph.D course, applicants should be postgraduate from a recognized University/ Institute with good academic record fulfilling the requirements of the concerned institute. For Ph.D courses, applicants should be post-graduates, should have minimum 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized University. Age limit for PhD is 35 years for men and 45 years for women as on July 1, 2017.
(ii) Dr. Homi J. Bhabha Scholarship Scheme: Provides scholarships for Master in engineering course in India. Applicants should be 25 years or less as on July 1, 2017 and should have minimum 60% aggregate marks in BE.
(iii) M.Sc (Agriculture) Course: Applicants should be 25 years or less as on July 1, 2017 and should have minimum 60% marks in aggregate in B.Sc. (Agriculture) and minimum 50% marks in English in Class XII.
Only those candidates who have passed their Bachelor and Post Graduate level examinations can apply for the above Post- Graduate and Ph.D courses respectively. Appearing candidates need not apply.
2. Selection Process:
(i) Short-listed candidates will be called for interview, which will be conducted in Kathmandu, Birgunj and Biratnagar. They are advised to interact solely with the Education Wing, Embassy of India, Kathmandu or Consulate General of India, Birgunj or Embassy of India, Camp Office, Biratnagar about the scholarship. The candidates should indicate their address and contact telephone numbers / e-mail address clearly in the prescribed column of the application form. Any change in address/telephone number should also be intimated immediately through a letter.
(ii) Selection will be based on the applicant’s academic record and performance in the interview. However, nomination of a candidate by the Embassy does not guarantee admission to any Indian college/university for the above courses. Confirmation of admission by the Embassy will be given only after receipt of the same from the concerned Indian University. Request for change of college/ institution or transfer of scholarship upon taking admission will not be entertained. Those candidates who wish to apply to this Embassy for placement in any institution in India will have no right to reject/ withdraw at a later stage failing which they will be debarred for future scholarships & would also be required to refund the entire amount spent by Govt. of India.
iii) Submission of incorrect information/Incomplete application forms by the candidate may result in forfeiture of the scholarship at any stage.
iv) Candidates belonging to Bara, Parsa, Rautahat, Dhanusa, Mahottari, Sarlahi, Makwanpur and Chitwan districts should submit their applications to Consulate General of India, Shreepur, Birgunj.
(v) Similarly candidates of Siraha, Udaypur, Saptari, Sunsari, Morang, Dhankuta, Jhapa and Illam should submit their forms at Embassy of India, Camp Office, Biratnagar.
(vi) Candidates belonging to rest of Nepal should submit their application forms to Embassy of India, Kathmandu.
(vii) Due care should be taken while exercising option for the course. The list of Universities/Institutions can be viewed at ICCR website http://iccr.gov.in/content/general-scholarships-gc.... No request to change the course/institute will be entertained after submitting the application. Candidates are advised to give only one option in the application form. Embassy reserves the right to change the course/ option of a student depending on the placement received from New Delhi.
3. Instructions for filling up of the form:
i) Separate application forms are available for various courses. The same may be downloaded from the Indian Embassy website www.indianembassy.org.np and filled in, preferably typed. For post-graduate courses, alongwith form candidates should attach latest passport size attested photographs, duly attested mark sheets/ transcripts of Class XII/ Graduation/ Post Graduation and citizenship certificate citizenship duly translated in English language and certified by Notary Public may be submitted in six copies. In respect of Ph.D candidates forms & additional form for approval of research project alongwith marksheets, citizenship duly translated in English language and certified by Notary Public and synopsis of proposed research work may be submitted in six copies each. Originals need not be attached at this stage.
ii) Application forms should be submitted through our email ([email protected]) in PDF format followed by 6 copies each of application and educational documents along with English translated citizenship by post or personally either at Embassy of India, P.O Box 292, Kapurdhara Marg, Kathmandu or Consulate General of India, Shreepur, Birgunj or Embassy of India, Camp Office, Biratnagar in the prescribed format as specified in our website along with original counter foil of Bank Voucher. The application fee of NRs.400/- should be deposited in favor of Education Wing, EOI, Kathmandu Account No. 17725240200331 of Nepal SBI Bank, anywhere in Nepal not later than January 10, 2017. Application fee once deposited will not be refunded or adjusted.
Please read this instruction if you have any confusion: Instructions.pdf