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General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017

icon Bachelors, Masters, PhD

icon Various subjects except for MBBS, BDS or medical research

Open to applicants from certain Asian, African and Latin American countries

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icon Deadline varies

icon Full Funding, Living allowance, tuition fees, contingent allowance, and house rent allowance

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    Selected Indian universities
 

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Details about General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017

General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 is offered for Bachelors, Masters, PhD degree in the field of Various subjects except for MBBS, BDS or medical research . You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is Deadline varies. This scholarship is provided by Government of India and the value of this scholarship is Full Funding, Living allowance, tuition fees, contingent allowance, and house rent allowance . This scholarship is open for: Open to applicants from certain Asian, African and Latin American countries.

  • Deadline: Deadline varies
  • Scholarship value: Full Funding, Living allowance, tuition fees, contingent allowance, and house rent allowance
  • The Government of India is offering scholarships to International students from certain Asian, African and Latin American countries to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate degrees and for pursuing research at Indian universities. The applicants for MBBS, BDS or for medical research leading to a Ph.D. degree are not eligible for the scholarship.
  • The candidates applying for General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 should be from certain Asian, African and Latin American countries.
  • The mission should invite nominations directly through advertisement or through notices.
  • The applications sent directly, by the candidates will not be accepted.
  • The candidates are required to have good knowledge of English.
  • The applicants should mention the course and University to which they are seeking admission. 
  • The candidates applying for General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 should go through the “University Handbook” before selecting course and universities.
  • The applicants for doctoral/ post-doctoral courses must include a proposed research synopsis.
  • Arts students should submit video/ audio of their recorded performances.
  • The candidates should give three choices of the universities.
  • The applicants are required to have a proper visa from the Indian Embassy/High Commission. 
  • The candidates should also bring Rs.50, 000/- for incidental expenditures
  • on arrival in India.
  • The recipients of General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 get living allowance on pro-rata basis in advance for 3 months.
  • Students should submit Annual Progress Reports, the copy of result and copy of valid Resident Permit for the continuation of the scholarship.
  • The scholarship offers contingent allowance towards purchase of books, stationery etc.  until the end of the course.
  • The contingent grant for Ph.D. students will be given up to 5 years.
  • The recipients also get tuition fees, university exam fees and other compulsory fees.
    • Living Allowance (Stipend) (Per Month)
    • Undergraduate: 5,500
    • Postgraduate: 6,000
    • M.Phil. / PhD: 7,000
    • Post-doctoral Fellow 7,500

 

Updated on: 24 Dec, 2016

Source : Government of India
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The Government of India (GoI), officially known as the Union Government and also known as the Central Government, was established by the Constitution of India, and is the governing authority of the union of 29 states and seven union territories , collectively called the Republic of India. It is based in New Delhi, the capital of India. Govt. of India had instituted a scheme \"The Swarnajayanti Fellowships\" to commemorate India\\\'s fiftieth year of Independence. Under this scheme a selected number of young scientists, with proven track record, are provided special assistance and support to enable them to pursue basic research in frontier areas of science and technology. The fellowships are scientist specific and not institution specific, very selective and have close academic monitoring.

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  2. When is the deadline of General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 ?

    The deadline of General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 is Deadline varies

  3. For which degree is General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 offered for?

    General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 is offered to Bachelors, Masters, PhD degree

  4. For which field is General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 offered for?

    General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 is offered for Various subjects except for MBBS, BDS or medical research

  5. Who can apply for General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 ?

    General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 is open for: Open to applicants from certain Asian, African and Latin American countries

  6. Who is offering General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 ?

    General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 is offered by Government of India

  7. What is the funding covered in General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 ?

    General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 Covers Full Funding, Living allowance, tuition fees, contingent allowance, and house rent allowance

  8. Where can General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 can be taken at?

    General Scholarships Scheme—GSS, 2017 can be taken at Selected Indian universities
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