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UGC Scholarship: Postgraduate Students Can Apply for 1000 Scholarships Worth up to Rs 7800 Per Month

UGC Scholarship worth up to Rs 7800 per month is being offered to postgraduate students belonging to scheduled castes and scheduled tribes

UGC Scholarship has been announced yet again, and students pursuing their postgraduation may submit online applications for the same. The scheme has been initiated keeping in view the social background of the candidates from the deprived section of the society and to provide them with an opportunity to undertake postgraduate level studies in professional subjects like engineering and technology, management, pharmacy, and other such degrees in Indian universities, institutions or colleges, says UGC.

Around 1000 students belonging to scheduled castes and scheduled tribes will be rewarded the UGC scholarship, and candidates selected for the award of PG scholarships under ME or MTech will be provided a scholarship of Rs 7800 per month for the duration of the PG Scholarship. However, for other courses, the amount of scholarship will be paid at Rs.4500 per month. The scholarship shall be paid to the awardee from the date of joining the postgraduate first-year course during the selection year.

Important Details of the UGC Scholarship

Students who are interested to apply are advised to go through the following important points before submitting applications on the National Scholarship Portal:

  • Candidates should be enrolled in universities, institutes or colleges that are recognised.
  • MA, MSc, MCom, MSW and Mass Communication and Journalism degree will be accepted as “Non-professional courses”.
  • Candidates pursuing a postgraduate course in professional subjects through correspondence or in distance education mode are not eligible to receive financial assistance under this scheme.
  • The tenure of the award is for two or three years depending upon the tenure of the postgraduate course and not for an extended period of study, says the notification.
  • The UGC scholarship amount will be paid through DBT mode to selected students.
  • The scholarship will be forfeited from students failing to get promoted to the next class or level.

How to Apply for UGC Scholarship?

  • Interested candidates fulfilling the required eligibility criteria would be required to apply online on the National Scholarship Portal (NSP) before 30 November 2021.
  • Defective verification and institute verification will be open until 15 December 2021. The host institution where the candidate is studying is required to verify the online application.

Those who wish to know more about the UGC Scholarship may go through the official brochure for more information and then apply on the National Scholarship portal.

73 responses to “UGC Scholarship: Postgraduate Students Can Apply for 1000 Scholarships Worth up to Rs 7800 Per Month”

  1. Karishma viththalji shende says:

    No

  2. Karishma viththalji shende says:

    Ti ts helpful for need students to further studies it is too much good support to people

  3. Karishma viththalji shende says:

    It’s good opportunity to avhieve the success

  4. Sk Saniya says:

    I need scholarship for CSE

  5. Srishti says:

    Is there any scholarship for students going for higher education abroad.

  6. Nash says:

    Can people who have applied for scholarship scheme on mahadbt also apply?

  7. Nash says:

    Can people who have applied for scholarship scheme on mahadbt also apply???

  8. Subhashree Das says:

    Is there any scholarship for students going for msc belonging to general categories.

  9. Anamika Tamuli says:

    Is this scholarship only for ST/SC? Are there any scholarships for UR?

  10. Saima Abdullah says:

    Asalamualikum

  11. Jyoti Kumari Ramudesh Shah says:

    Ok

  12. Chigulla. Ajay says:

    Am studying in lovely professional university bsc agricultural is there scholarship for me

  13. Ruyel Islam says:

    A student belongs to OBC Non-creamy layer can apply for it.

  14. Saima says:

    Yes it is good opportunity

  15. Arun Kumar says:

    I need also loan for the b tech cse

  16. Arun Kumar says:

    I need also loan for the b tech cse

  17. Bashembha Nongbet says:

    Excited for a scholarship.

  18. Sweety Sen says:

    I’m persuing Post Graduate degree in Anthropology Department Dibrugarh University, I belong to BPL category student and have EWS , I’m general caste student ,,, Do I apply for the scholarship ,, please reply me thanks

  19. Nipun says:

    For every scholarship alert please visit Dataquest

  20. Neha Singh says:

    Is this scholarship only for ST/SC? Are there any scholarships for UR?

  21. Neha Singh says:

    Is this scholarship only for ST/SC? Are there any scholarships for UR?
    Because I am general category

  22. Neha Singh says:

    Is this scholarship only for ST/SC?
    Are there any scholarships for UR?
    I am a general category student that’s why I am asking you and i want know how could help you

  23. Imad Raouf says:

    Dear sir, I am imad Rauf from Pakistan I did get my Bsc Degree in Electrical engineering and now we want to continue my education further so I need full funded scholarship without ILEAT.

  24. Imad Raouf says:

    I need full funded scholarship without ILEAT.

  25. Tinuesha.S.S says:

    No.

  26. Tinuesha.S.S says:

    I need full scholarship money for my studies.

  27. Anamika limboo says:

    Final year of Msc course can apply this shcholarship as I belong to schedule tribe category. And is this only for postgraduate student ?
    Thank you !!

  28. Sachin Saini says:

    I complete my M.sc in this year can I apply for this schoolership ? For higher education.

  29. Gaurav kumar says:

    I have need to much

  30. Gaurav kumar says:

    II have completed my graduation and i have post graduate MA
    . I want to do in Political Science and I need it.

  31. Gaurav kumar says:

    I have completed my graduation and i have post graduate m.a. I want to do in Political Science and I need it..

  32. Afia azim Deshmukh says:

    I need money for the education of LL.b

  33. Arunkumar S says:

    Msc botany, Scalarship

  34. Arunkumar S says:

    Msc botany, I need scalarship

  35. Gangpoi Gangsa says:

    Will the non professional courses get thevsame benefits Such as MA or Msc

  36. Ansarul Alom says:

    What’s about the candidates at EWS Category??? We are GENERAL and belong to EWS.

  37. Sudipta Dhar says:

    For Phd may I get scholarship

  38. Chiku says:

    Im going to join mca this year. Am i eligible for this???

  39. Manjula s says:

    Yes because now days covide sichuvation critical position too much much suffering.

  40. Razul singh Gautam says:

    Can a student apply for his dancing studies for the scholarship

  41. Bhairab Bhakta says:

    I am studying in bsc nursing .
    May I get the scholarship please?

  42. Lathika says:

    Is this scholarship only for sc/ st ?

  43. Thokchom Sarda Devi says:

    I am a obc student can I get this scholarship

  44. JEEVA S says:

    This scholarship useful for my Msc course

  45. JEEVA S says:

    This is useful for my Msc course

  46. JEEVA S says:

    It’s useful for my exam fees

  47. Ishrat says:

    I am in minority population.. May I receive this scholarship

  48. Sumitra Jamuda says:

    I need money for the education of CT entrance

  49. Aditi Boruah says:

    I have completed my post graduate in English in 2020..can i apply for it…am i eligible for it? How many marks percentage need to apply for this scholarship? For obc

  50. Rana Habib-ur-Rehman says:

    I complete my fsc now I want to continue my studies at uet but my father cannot afford so I very very need the scholarship plz

  51. Rana Habib-ur-Rehman says:

    I complete my fsc now I want to continue my studies at uet but my father cannot afford so I very very need the scholarship plz

  52. Rana Habib-ur-Rehman says:

    I complete my fsc now I want to continue my higher studies I want to admission at uet so I very very need this scholarship

  53. Adimulam siva sathya sai says:

    I have a need some money with my MSc chemistry

  54. Adimulam siva sathya sai says:

    Higher education purpose need some money

  55. Adimulam siva sathya sai says:

    So I have need money

  56. Arpita Upadhyay says:

    I need this scholarship for my M.lib.sc .

    I am from general category, can I feel this from
    What are criterias of this scholarship.
    Please reply me.

  57. Ubaida Jan Jan. says:

    How can i apply

  58. Valluri sairam says:

    I have need money to my studies

  59. Valluri sairam says:

    I have need scholarship to my studies

  60. M.Abarna says:

    I need scholarship for my studies

  61. Yashodha says:

    Scholarship application form link pls

  62. Santhiya says:

    how can I apply

  63. M.jothika says:

    This scholarship useful in my exam fees

  64. Anisha Kumari says:

    You will help me.

  65. Anisha Kumari says:

    I am a general contegory student that’s why I am asking you and I want know how could help you.

  66. Kelkar Rida Abdul Aziz says:

    I have completed my post graduation and now I want to do MA in economics

  67. Kelkar Rida Abdul Aziz3 says:

    I have completed my post graduation and now I want to do MA in economics

  68. Kelkar Rida Abdul Aziz3 says:

    I have completed my post graduation and now I want to do MA in economics and I want scolership for that

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