Administration of India through the ICCR – Indian Council for Cultural Relations – is putting forth up to 900 grants for African understudies to seek after undergrad, postgraduate and higher courses program at Institutions/Universities in India.
Application Deadline: fifteenth January 2017 | Offered every year? Yes
Qualified Fields of Study: Scholarship is accessible for courses offered at Universities in India
At the inaugural whole of the India – Africa Forum Summit held in New Delhi in April 2008, the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India declared the Government of India’s drive to improve the scholastic open doors for understudies of African nations in India by expanding the quantity of grants for them to seek after undergrad, postgraduate and higher courses.
The ICCR – Indian Council for Cultural Relations – executes this plan for the benefit of the Ministry of External Affairs.
Sort: undergrad, post-graduate and higher courses Scholarships
Understudies applying for doctoral/post doctoral courses ought to incorporate a summation of the proposed range of research.
Understudies wishing to study performing arts ought to, if conceivable, encase video/sound tapes of their recorded exhibitions.
Competitors must have sufficient learning of English.
ICCR won’t engage applications which are sent to ICCR specifically by the understudies or which are sent by neighborhood Embassies/High Commissions in New Delhi.
Need will be given to understudies who have never studied in India.
No application will be acknowledged for admission to courses in MBBS/MD or Dentistry/Nursing.
Hopefuls may take note of that Indian colleges/instructive foundation are self-ruling and autonomous and consequently have their own particular qualification criteria which must be satisfied. If it’s not too much trouble likewise take note of that acknowledgment of use by the University is additionally not an assurance of confirmation. A grant is granted just when affirmation is affirmed by ICCR.
Understudy must convey an appropriate visa. Understudies ought to guarantee that they get the right visa from the Indian Embassy/High Commission. Administration of India rule stipulate that if a researcher touches base without appropriate visa and his/her genuine confirmation at the University/Institute does not emerge, he/she will be expelled to his/her nation.
Before leaving for India the researchers ought to look for a full preparation from the Indian Diplomatic Mission in their nation about living conditions in India/the points of interest of grant/the sort and term of the course to which he/she is conceded. Researchers ought to educate the Indian Embassy/High Commission of their travel plan well ahead of time so that ICCR can make gathering and different courses of action for them.
Researchers are encouraged to convey some cash with them to meet coincidental consumptions on landing in India.
The researchers who are granted grants ought to convey with them all information identifying with their capability in particular for checks by the particular school/college at the season of affirmation
Number of Scholarships: 900
Estimation of Scholarship: (figure is in Indian money)
Living recompense (Stipend) (Per Month)
Undergrad – 5,500 , Postgraduate-6,000 M.Phil/Ph.D 7,000, Post-doctoral Fellow-7,500
– House Rent Allowance (Per Month)
In Grade 1 urban areas 5,000 and In different urban areas 4,500
– Contingent Grant (per annum)
Undergrad 5,000, Postgraduate-7,000, M/Phil/Ph.D and M.Tech./ME-12,500, Postdoctoral reviews 15,500, Tuition Fee/Other Compulsory Fee according to genuine (barring refundable sum) –Thesis and exposition Expenses (Once in whole span obviously)
D Scholar-10,000 and for BBA/BCA/MBA/MCA/M.Tech and other course required accommodation of Project-7.000
– Medical Benefits
Under the plan researchers are relied upon to look for treatment just at restorative focus or dispensary connected to colleges/Institutes where they selected or in the closest Government healing facility (Bill are settled as permissible as per AMA/CGHS standards)
Span of Scholarship: For the time of study
Qualified Countries: Under this Scheme, the Council offers 900 grants to the accompanying African nations:
Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Cape Verde, Chad, Cote d’Ivoire, Comoros, Congo (Republic of), Djibouti, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea (simultaneous from Nairobi), Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Kenya, Libya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, South Sudan (Republic of), Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sao Tame and Principe, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
To be taken at (nation): India
Step by step instructions to Apply
If it’s not too much trouble read the direction before rounding out the application frames. It would be ideal if you additionally read the money related terms and conditions. The finished and marked application shape which ought to be written and not transcribed alongside different connections must be messaged as a pdf archive to the Embassy/High Commission of India in your nation. A printed version alongside 5 photos ought to likewise be conveyed to the Embassy/High commission of India.
Visit Scholarship site page for subtle elements
Supplier: Government of India. The ICCR actualizes this plan for the benefit of the Ministry of External Affairs.