Indian Government Scholarship Scheme for Africans
Last updated: 27 Dec 2009
Government of India
Deadline: 31 Jan 2011
Study in: India
Next course starts 2011
During the India Africa Forum Summit held in New Delhi in April 2008, the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India had announced Government of India’s initiative to enhance the academic opportunities for students from African countries by way of increasing the number of Scholarships for them to pursue Undergraduate, Postgraduate and higher studies courses in Indian Universities & Institutions.
India Universities & Institutions
Field of study:
Any Field of Study
Number of Awards:
The following scholarship slots have been offered for meritorious students under the African Scholarship Scheme for the academic year 2010-11.
• Nigeria – 4 (Four)
• Benin – 2 (Two)
• Cameroon – 1 (One)
• Chad – 1 (One)
The scholarships are targeted to students from Nigeria, Benin, Cameroon, and Chad.
• Undergraduate Courses (BA/B.Sc./B.Com/BBM/BCA/BBA/B.Tech Etc.): 4,500 Rupees per month.
• Postgraduate Courses (M.A./M.Com./MBA/MCA/M.Sc./ME/M.Tech etc.: 5,000 Rupees per month.
• Research Courses M. Phil/Ph.D./D.Lit.: 6,000 Rupees per month
• Post-doctoral: 6,500 Rupees per month
• Under-graduate: 4,500Rupees per annum
• Postgraduate: 6,500Rupees per annum
• M.Phil/Ph.D. in Humanities: 12,000 Rupees per annum
• M.Phil/Ph.D. Course in Science, Technology/M.Tech/ME: 12,000 Rupees per annum
• Post-doctoral studies in humanities: 15,000 Rupees per annum
• Engineering, Technology, Medicine: 15,000 Rupees per annum
House Rent Allowance
• In cities of Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad & Pune: 3,500 Rupees per month
• In other cities: 3,000Rupees per month
Tuition Fee/Other Compulsory fee: As per actual
See the compete scholarship inclusions at this link.
See the complete admission requirements and guidelines at this page.
Nominations from desirous meritorious students are invited for the said scholarship slots. The next deadline for submitting duly completed application form to is 31 January 2011.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
First Secretary (Cons)
15, Rio Negro Close, Off Yedseram Street,
Maitama, Abuja (Nigeria)
Official Scholarship Website: http://indianhcabuja.com/docs/Africa%20Scholarship%20Scheme-%20Year%202010-11.pdf
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