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International Scholarships



1. COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIP /

FELLOWSHIPS In U.K.


Level of Study


Clinical Training in case of Medical

field/Post-graduation/Ph.D.


Duration


1 yr in case of Post-graduation/1

yr.clinical Training/3 yrs. In case of

Ph..D.


Nominations


55 (22 are for Ph.D. and 33 for

Master's Programme including one

year clinical training in Medical field )


Notification


Employment News / Leading

newspapers : August/September


General Requirements and Value

of Scholarships


Indian national residing in India.

The applications will normally be

accepted from those candidates

who have graduated first Master's

degree as per requirement within

the last ten years as on October of

the in-take year. Scholarships cover

tourist-class air passage (both

ways) fee, adequate maintenance

and other allowance.


Subject


Medicine (UK)


Cancer Research (including Cancer

epidemiology); Cardiology,

Gynecology, Medicine and Dentistry.

Scholarships are assigned for

project oriented training in higher

techniques and methodology and

are not for generalised

training/studies leading to a degree

or diploma.


Engineering & Technology


Electronics; Environmental Studies;

Remote Sensing Technology;

Communication Engineering; Bio-

Technology/Biochemical

Engineering; Robotics.


Science (Pure & Applied)


Mathematics; Molecular Biology;

Physics and Chemistry (including

Pharmaceutical/Medicinal

Chemistry).


Agriculture & Allied Fields


Animal Husbandry; Agronomy and

Forestry.


Humanities & Social Sciences


History; sociology; Management

Studies; Fine Art; (including Western

Painting, Art History, Graphic Design

and Sculpture); Economics,

Philosophy, Psychology, Computer

Application, Law and English.


Qualifications & Experience


The Candidates must have

completed tertiary education in

English Medium.


(A) For Master' Degree: One must

have completed Bachelor's Degree

in one of the above indicated

subject fields securing 55% or

above marks in Humanities and

Social Science group and 60% or

above marks in Medicine,

Engineering & Technology, Science

and Agriculture group. Candidate

should give one page academic

justification for pursuing Master

Degree course in U.K.


(B) For Ph.D : One must have

completed Master's Degree in one

of the subject fields indicated

above securing 55% marks in

Humanities and Social Science

group and 60% or above marks in

Medicine, Engineering and

Technology, Science and Agriculture

group with two years

teaching/research or practical

experience after obtaining Post-

graduated degree relating to the

opted field of study.


Academic year commencing from:

October.


2.

CANADA


Level of Study


Ph.D./Masters


Duration


4 years for Ph.D. and two years for

Masters.


No. of Nomination


9 (6 for P.G. and 3 for Ph.D.)


Notification


Employment News/Leading

Newspapers : September


General Requirements


Indian nationals residing in India.

Age:- The applications will normally

be accepted from those candidates

who have obtained first

Graduation/the Master's degree

within the last five years as on

September of the in-take year.


Value of Scholarships


Scholarships covers most direct

economy class air passage (both

ways), approved tuition and other

compulsory university frees

(excluding board and residence),

personal maintenance allowance,

approved medical and hospital

expenses, Book allowance.


Subject


Political Science/International

Relations with particular emphasis

on Canada-India relations,

Geography, Social Administration,

Economic Planning, Management

Studies and Computer Science.


Qualification & Experience


The candidates must have

completed tertiary education in

English medium.


The candidate must have

completed Masters Degree in the

relevant subject field securing 55%

or above marks in Humanities and

Social Science group and 60% or

above marks in Engineering and

Technology group, with two years

teaching/research or practical

experience after obtaining Post-

graduate degree relating to the

opted field of study.


3.

NEW ZEALAND


Level of Study /Ph.D.


Subjects: Soil Science, Dairy

Technology


Eligibility


Indian national residing in India.

Qualifications Master's Degree with

60% marks in respect of Soil

Science and Dairy Technology.

Experience 2 years

teaching/research/practical

experience after obtaining Master's

Degree. Academic year starts from

February. Age: The application will

normally be accepted from those

candidates who have completed

their master's Degree in the subject

concerned within the last five years

as on 31st July of the Year of advt.


Value/Passage Cost


Travel to and from New Zealand is

arranged by the shortest route and

economy class as arranged by the

authorities of the donor No

provision is made for the expenses

of the dependent. Expenditure on

board, lodging, books, study

material, tuition fee, internal travel

related to studies and medical care

is met by donor country.


Application Procedure


Typed application with attested

copies of testimonials, programme

of study, photograph and other

documents should be submitted on

plain paper (as per format notified)

by prescribed date. Employed

persons should send their

applications through their employer.


Additional Requirements

(common for United kingdom,

Canada and New Zealand)


Knowledge of India and of the

donor country; 2 years consecutive

stay in India after return from

abroad for

study/training/specialisation.

Candidates qualifying from

universities which do not award

class/division, requirements in lieu

of First Class i 60% marks

(conversion formula may be given

where grades are awarded). For

candidates who are doing

Ph.D./M.Phil after completion of

Master's Degree, actual period of

research is taken into consideration

as experience.


Application Procedure


Application (in prescribed format)

with attested copies of

testimonials, programme of study,

photograph and other documents

should be submitted on plain paper

in English. Employed persons should

send their applications through

their employer. Name of the

scholarship scheme and the country

viz. UK, Canada or New Zealand

must be indicated in the application

form.


Contact Address


Section Officer, Es.4

Section,(Scholarships), Ministry of

Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, (ES 4)

External Scholarships Division, A1/w3

Curzon Road Barracks, K G Marg,

New Delhi 110001. BACK

AGATHA HARRISON MEMORIAL

FELLOWSHIP ( St. Antony's

College, Oxford )


Level of Study


Advanced Research


Duration


1year


Notification


Employment News / Leading

Newspapers : April/May


Subject Fields


Modern Indian Studies in History,

Economics, Political Science.


Eligibility


Indian national. Age 30-40 yrs as

on October of the in-take year.

Qualifications- uniformly brilliant

academic record (with 60% marks

at Master's degree level) with Ph D

degree in the subject field or

published works of equivalent

merit. Minimum three years

teaching experience at

Graduate/Post-Graduate level.


Value /Passage Cost


Stipend of Pounds 18,580 and

economy class air passage (both

ways) borne by the Government of

India.


Application Procedure


Typed application with attested

copies of testimonials, programme

of study, photograph and other

documents should be submitted on

plain paper. Employed persons

should send their applications duly

sponsored by their employer.


Contact Address


Section Officer, Es.4 Section

(Scholarships), Ministry of Human

Resource Development,

Department of Education, (ES 4)

External Scholarships Division, A1/w3

Curzon Road Barracks, K G Marg,

New Delhi 110001. BACK


4.SYRIAN GOVERNMENT

SCHOLARSHIP


Level of Study


Graduate


Duration


4 years


No. of Scholarships


5(Five)


Notification: Employment

News/Leading newspapers:

May/June


Subjects:

Arabic Language & Arabic Literature.


Eligiblity:

10th Pass with 60% or more marks.


Age:

No age limit.


Allowance:

1875 Syrian Pounds, medical

expenses recommended by

medical officer, accommodation.


Passage Cost:

To be borne by the candidates.


Application Procedure:

Typed application with attested

copies of testimonials, photograph

should be submitted in the format

given in the notification in the

Media.


Contact Address:

Section Officer, ES.1, Ministry of

Human Resource Development,

Department of Secondary & Higher

Education, A.1/W.3 C.R.Barracks,

K.G.Marg, New Delhi - 110 001. BACK


5.CZECH


Level of Study


Doctoral Studies(Ph.D)


Duration


As per rules of Czech Universities


No. of Scholarships


2


Subjects for study


Environment protection, Mining &

Geology and Electronics/Elec. Engg.


Notification


December/January Employment

News/leading newspapers


Value of scholarship


5500 Czech Crowns per month

Accommodation, meal and

transport under the same

conditions as Czech students


Free emergency medical care and

tuition fees


Age


35 years or less


Qualifications


Post-graduate degree with 60% or

more marks in

science/engineering/technology in

the related subjects or equivalent

qualification in the subject selected

or in the allied field. A summary of

topics and questions for study

should be furnished.


Language Course


Selected candidates who do not

have the knowledge of Czech

language are required to undergo

language and preparatory course

for 6-12 months depending on

their command on Czech language.


Passage Cost


To be borne by the candidate or

his/her sponsor/employer


Initial expenses


Candidates are required to pay

initial expenses up to Czk 3000-

5000 for various fees and charges,

clothing etc.


Application


Typed application in plain paper in

the prescribed format along with

photocopies of certificates etc.

through Employer, if employed to

the Section Officer, ES-I Section,

Department of Education, Ministry

of Human Resource Development.

A1/W3 Curzon Road Barracks, K.G.

Marg, New Delhi-110001.


7.IRELAND


Course


Post-graduate Studies


Duration


1 Year


Fellowships


6


Notification


Employment News and other

Newspapers : February/March


Subjects :


Environmental Resources

Management, Community Health,

Remedial and Special Education

and Developmental Studies.


Eligibility


Age: up to 30yrs.

Qualifications: First Class Bachelors'

Degree in related subjects.

Additional Requirements: Good

knowledge about Ireland, 2yrs

consecutive stay in India after

return from abroad for

study/training.


Value


Fellowships cover return travel

from India, University fee, living

allowance in addition to

supplement for books, preparation

of thesis, warm clothing etc.


Application Procedure


Typed application with attested

copies of testimonials, photograph,

plans for employment and other

documents may be submitted on

plain paper in prescribed format by

notified date. Employed persons

are expected to send their

applications through their employer.


Contact


Section Officer, ES.1 Section, Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, A.1/W.3

Curzon Road Barracks, K.G.Marg,

New Delhi 110001. BACK


8.MONGOLIA


Course of study


Mongolian Language and

Mongolian study


Duration


One semester


Scholarship


2


Notification


Employment News/Leading

Newspapers : August/September


Eligibility


Indian nationals residing with in the

country. Age below 45 yrs.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree.

Addl. Requirements: Good

Knowledge of English, 2 yrs

consecutive stay in India after

return from abroad for

study/training.


Value


The scholars are provided with the

course fees, living allowance and

free accommodation in hostel for

the duration of stay.


Passage Cost


Travel expenses form India to

Mongolia and back are payable by

the candidate or his/her

/employer/sponsor.


Application Procedure


Typed application duly sponsored

by employer, with attested copies

of testimonials, photograph,

programme of study/research and

other documents may be

submitted on plain paper (as per

notified format) by prescribed

dated. Advance applications may

be considered provisionally pending

sponsorship by employer within 2

weeks.


Contact Address


Section Officer ES.1 Section,

(Scholarships), Ministry of Human

Resource Development,

Department of Education, (ES 1)

External Scholarships Division, A1

/W3 Curzon Road Barracks, K G

Marg, New Delhi 110001. BACK


10.BELGIUM SCHOLARSHIPS


Course of Study


Post-Graduate


Duration


10 months


No. of Scholarships


3


Notification


Employment News/leading

newspapers : January


Subject of Study


Agronomy, Environmental Science,

Technical Metallurgy.


Eligibility


Agronomy, Micro-Electronics,

Chemical Engg./Technology,

Metallurgy, Vet. Science,

Environmental Studies.


Qualifications:


Graduation in the related subject

with 60% or above marks with two

years experience in the field for

post-graduate studies.


Age


35 years or less


Allowance


Accepted scholars will receive:-


A monthly grant of 675 Euro during

one academic year ( 10 months).


Reimbursement of Tuition fee.


An extensive medical and third

party liability insurance.


Passage Cost


Traveling expenses from India to

Belgium and back to be borne

either by the candidate or his/her

employer/sponsor.


Application Procedure


Typed application in (prescribed

format) with attested copies of

testimonials, programme of study

and other documents may be

submitted on plain paper by

notified date. Employed candidates

should route the applications

through their employer.


Contact Address


Section Officer ES.5, Ministry of

Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, A1/w3

Curzon Road Barracks, KG Marg

New Delhi 110001.


11.GERMANY (German Academic

Exchange Service)


FELLOWSHIPS (DADD)


Courses


Advanced Study/Research


Duration


1 yr


Fellowships


7


Notification


Employment news / Leading

newspapers : August/Sept.


Special Features


The Fellowships are awarded for

advanced studies/research at

Universities/research institutions in

Germany and not for a degree.

Scholar working for their Ph.D.

(except those applying under the

sandwich-Model) are expected to

complete their doctorate thesis

before their departure. The

Sandwich Model multi-phase

scheme offers the applicant to

carry out his research in India and

in Germany under the supervision

of an Indian/German guide

according to previously drafted

scheduled. The research stay in the

Germany is not limited to a single

visit; the fellowship holder could

either complete his research at a

German university/institute in one

stage or carry out part of the work

there, return to his home institute

to continue the work and institute

for consultation while the Ph.D.

candidate is working there visit of

the German Guide to India for

consultation. Period of fellowship is

preceded by a compulsory 4

months German language course

to be conducted at one of the

branches of the Geothe Institute in

Germany


Age Limit


32 years as on 1st October, of

every year (except those applying

under the Sandwich Model Scheme,

for whom the age limit is 36 years

as on 1st October, of every year).


Qualification


Uniformly good academic record

with 60% marks at Master's degree

in the subject/related field.

Candidates from the fields of

Sociology and Economics should

posses adequate knowledge of

German Language. Experience 2 yrs

consecutive

teaching/research/practical training

after obtaining the prescribed

qualification. M. Phil. degree is

counted as one year's experience.

Preference is given to candidates

having contacts with German

Professors/placement at the

German Institute. Letters from

German Scientists/Professors

confirming that the proposed

research could be carried out at

their Institutes are required to be

furnished. Addle Requirements:

Sufficient knowledge about

Germany. Two yrs consecutive stay

in India after return from abroad

for study/training.


Value of Fellowship


a) Maintenance allowance at the

rate of DM 1800 per month (b)

Free passage from New Delhi to

the place of study in the Germany

Republic of Germany and back. (c)

Exemption from payment of

university fees. (d) Special clothing

allowance of DM 400. (e) Book

allowance of DM 200 per year (f)

Free tuition, boarding lodging plus

pocket allowance during the period

of the German language course

(preceding/studies/research)


Subject Fields


Mech. engineering, Electronics and

Communication Engg., Bio-

pharmacology, Metallurgy,

Environmental Science, Bio-

technology, Agriculture & Forestry,

Vet. Sciences & Animal Husbandry,

Electrical Engineering


Application Procedure


Typed application, duly sponsored

by employer, with research

programme, attested copies of

testimonials and other documents

may be submitted on plain paper

(as per notified format) by the

prescribed date.


Contact Address


Section Officer, ES.1 Section, Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education (ES-I),

External Scholarship Division, Curzon

Road Barracks, K.G. Marg, New Delhi

110001.


12.ITALY


Subjects of Study / Minimum

eligibility requirements


Category 'A'


Three scholarships of six months'

duration each to pursue the Corso

Supedore (Level V) of Italian

language at the University of

Foreigners, Perugia.


Eligibility:


Graduate or equivalent degree

from a recognized University.


Good knowledge of Italian


Possession of diploma of Level IV

from the University of Foreigners,

Perugia.


Age not to exceed 45 years.


Category 'B'


Fourteen scholarships of three

months' duration each to pursue

Corso Medio

(Level III & IV) course of Italian

Language at University of

Foreigners, Perugia.


Category 'C'


Four scholarships of one month's

duration each to pursue Corso

Straordinario of Italian Language at

the University of Foreigners,

Perugia.


Eligibility for Category B and C :


Graduate or equivalent degree

from a recognized University


Good knowledge of Italian


Proof of knowledge of Italian

language mandatory (like a

diploma or certificate).


Age not to exceed 45 years.


Scholarship Amount


Selected candidates will get an

amount of 1,200,000 Lire per

month as scholarship amount. The

above mentioned amount is

inclusive of stay in Italy as well as

the course fee which is reduced to

50% for all scholarships holders.


No international travel cost to and

from Italy or local travel cost while

in Italy for any Category of the

above Scholarships will be paid

either by the Government of Italy

or by the Government of India.

Therefore an undertaking to the

effect (as in Annexure-II) that the

international travel cost to and fro

Italy and local passage while in

Italy (if any) will be borne by the

candidates or his/her

employers/sponsors should also be

submitted alongwith application.


Application Procedure


Application in prescribed format

with attested copies of

testimonials, photograph,

programme of study/research,

fitness certificate, two letters of

introduction from Indian academic

authorities and other documents

may be submitted or plain paper.

Employed persons are required to

send their applications through

their employer.


Contact Address


Section Officer, ES.5 Section, Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, A.1/w.3

Curzon Road Barracks, K.G. Marg.

New Delhi 110001.


13.GREECE


Subjects :


Mathematics, Political

Philosophy/Political thought.


No. of Scholarship


One.


Duration


10 months.


Notification


Employment News/Leading

newspapers : November/December


Eligibility


Masters Degree with 60% or more

marks


Two years

teaching/research/practical

experience Candidates should be

pursuing studies in Universities or

Research Centres.


Age


Below 40 years


Passage Cost


Travelling expenses from India to

Greece and back to be borne by the

candidate or his/her

sponsor/employee.


Value-of Scholarship


Monthly subsidy: 150.000 drachmas

to Post Graduate or research

scholars.


Lump sum for establishment

expenses: 20,000 drachmas for

scholars who will reside in Athens

and 30,000 drachmas who will

reside in the province. Scholars

whose scholarships is renewed are

not entitled to this sum.


A lump sum of 30,000 drachmas

for transport expenses within the

country to scholars who have to

travel from their place of residence

in order to perform the research

program approved by the

Department, provided that there is

a justified proposal of the

supervising professor.


Exemption from tuition fees: it is

underlined that, in the event that

the postgraduate or research

scholar wish to attend Greek

Language Courses, they are not

exempt from tuition fees which

must be paid to the Modern Greek

language College.


Gratis medical care in the event of

emergency, only in Public Hospitals.


Application Procedure


In plain paper, typed in prescribed

format along with photocopies of

certificates etc. through Employer, if

employed, to `The Section Officer

ES-5 Section (Scholarships) Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education (ES 5), A1

/W3 Curzon Road Barracks, K G

Marg, New Delhi 110001.



14.JAPAN


Course of Study


Research study.


Duration


18 months to 2 years


Scholarships


30


Commencement of academic

session


April/Oct.


Notification


Employment News/Leading

newspapers : April/May


Subjects


Biotechnology; Biological

Oceanography; Fibre-Optics; Laser

Tech; Microprocessor

Application/Tech; Opto-Electronics;

Management studies, Earthquake

Engineering, Quality and Reliability

Engg (as applied to Electricity and

power, Railway, Heavy Industry,

Heavy Electrical, Electronics and

Communication etc.); Remote

Sensing; Robotics; Ship-Building,

Fisheries, Japanese Language &

Literature, Japanese Studies and

Transportation & Information

System Engg.


Eligibility


Indian nationals residing in India.

Age below 35 yrs.

Qualifications for Japanese

Language: Candidates who have

enrolled in the Post graduate

degree in Japanese language or

completed undergraduate degree

in Japanese language or completed

Level 2 of JLPT conducted in Japan

Foundation and have completed at

least 3 years of Japanese language

study in a University. For Japanese

Studies: Masters Degree. For Ship

Building, Bachelors' degree with

60% marks in the related field

alongwith two consecutive years

practical/research/teaching

experience after obtaining the

prescribed qualification. For Other

Subjects: Masters degree in the

relevant field with minimum 60%

marks alongwith two consecutive

years practical/research/teaching

experience after obtaining the

prescribed qualification.


Value


Maintenance allowance to be paid

by Government of Japan which

covers study allowance, fee, part

payment of medical expenses,

accommodation etc.


Passage Cost


Return air ticket is provided by the

Japanese Government.


Application Procedure


Typed application with attested

copies of testimonials, photograph,

programme of study/research and

other documents may be

submitted on plain paper (as per

notified format) by prescribed date.

Employed candidates are required

to send applications through their

employers.


Contact Address


Section Officer. ES.3. Section,

Ministry of Human Resource

Development, Department of

Education, A1/W3 Curzon Road

Barracks, K G Marg, New Delhi

110001.


14.NORWAY


Course of study


PG/M.Phil


Duration


2 years


No. of Fellowships


Unspecified


Notification

Employment News/Leading

Newspapers : September/October

Date for sending nominations: 31st

December


Subjects:


Development and Resource

Economics, Management of Natural

Resources and Sustainable

Agriculture, Social Change,

Hydropower Development,

Petroleum Engg./Petroleum Geo-

Science, Fisheries Biology/Fisheries

Management, Gender and

Development, Health Science

(International Health), Public

Administration, Social Anthropology,

comparative and International

Education, International Community

Health, Special Needs Education,

International Fisheries

Management.


Eligibility


Resident Indian National.


Qualifications


M.Sc. in Development and

Resource Economics


Admission Requirements ;

Candidates should have at least a

B.Sc. degree with 60% marks in

aggregate in Agricultural

Economics, Development Economics

or Economics.


M.Sc. in Management of Natural

resources and Sustainable

Agriculture (MNRSA)


Admission Requirements :

Candidates should have atleast a

Bachelor's degree with 60% marks

in aggregate in agriculture, biology,

forestry, wildlife or in social

sciences. Professional experience of

2-3 years in resource planning and

management is desirable.


M.Phil. in Social Change,

Specialising in Geography


Admission requirements :

Candidates should have atleast a

B.A. degree in Geography with 60%

marks in aggregate. Candidates

with B.A. in other Social Sciences

with similar percentage of marks

might also be considered for

admission, if their first degree

includes some subjects with the

field of Geography. Candidates

must pass an English proficiency

test (TOFEL, min. score 550 or IELTS,

min. 6.0).


M.Sc. in Hydropower

Development


Admission Requirements :

Candidates should have atleast a

B.Sc. degree with 60% marks in

aggregate, in Civil engineering

(such degree should be obtained

not before 25.10.1991) or

equivalent and 2-5 years

experience from planning, design

and/or construction of hydraulic

works. Candidates holding M.Sc.

degree in Civil Engineering or

equivalent will not be considered.


M.Sc. in Petroleum

Engineering/Petroleum

Geosciences


Admission requirements :

Candidates should have atleast a

B.Sc. degree with 60% marks in

aggregate, in Petroleum

Geoscience or in Petroleum Engg.


Diploma/M.Phil. in Fisheries

Biology and Fisheries

Management


Admission requirement :

Candidates must have a first

degree or Bachelor of Science

(preferably with honours) in biology

with special knowledge in aquatic

biology. A strong background in

mathematics and statistics in

advisable and also some filed

experience. Candidates should have

atleast 60% marks in aggregate in

their degree.


M.Phil. in Gender and

Development


Admission requirement :

Candidates must have a Bachelor

degree or its equivalent with

atleast 60% marks including a

concentration of course work

corresponding to 1.5 years of full

time study in a field or subject of

specialisation relevant to gender

and/or development issues.


M.Phil. in Health Sciences

(International Health)


Admission requirements :

Candidates should be graduates

with atleast 60% marks in

aggregate, from school of medicine

or dentistry, or from disciplines such

as public health, nursing, nutrition,

human biology, medical technology,

pharmacy, social and behavioural

sciences and international health.


M.Phil. in Public Administration


Admission requirements :

Candidates must have a University

degree based on either (a) three

year of studies or more from a

recognised Non-Norwegian

University or (b) Bachelor, Cand.

mag.-degree or comparable

degree recognised by the academic

Collegium at the University of

Bergen. Candidate should have

60% or more marks in aggregate

in their degree.


M.Phil. and Social Anthropology

(with emphasis on Human

Ecology)


Admission requirement :

Candidates must have atleast

Bachelor of Arts in Social

Anthropology/Sociology with atleast

60% in aggregate.


M.Phil. in Comparative and

International Education


Admission requirements : A

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

with atleast 60% marks in

aggregate (at least three years

beyond the Norwegian minimum

requirements for matriculation) is

required.


M.Phil. in International

Community Health


Admission requirements : A

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

with 60% or more marks in

aggregate is required. English

Language skills documented by

either TOEFL test (min, 550 points)

or IELTS band 6.0.


M.Phil. in Special Needs Education


Admission Requirement : A

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

with atleast 60% marks in Special

Needs Education or other relevant

subject or A qualified teacher's

training certificate followed by a

minimum of one year's full time

university or college study in Special

Needs Education.


M.Sc. in International Fisheries

Management


Admission requirement :

Candidates should have Bachelor of

Science or Bachelor of Arts or

Cand.mag. degree or equivalent

with atleast 60% marks in

aggregate with in Biology/Ecology

and/or

Economics/Organisation/Law. They

must have knowledge Mathematics

and Statistics corresponding to the

University's introductory courses in

these subjects.


Value/Passage Cost *


Centre for International University

Co-operation (SIU) will pay a return

air ticket from the fellows home

country.


A monthly allowance sufficient to

cover food, rent and other ordinary

living expenses will be paid by the

middle of each month.


An installation allowance equivalent

to half a monthly fellowship

allowance will be provided for

deposit at the Student Campus, for

warm clothing and extraordinary

expenses. Supplementary clothing

must be covered from the regular

monthly fellowship allowance.


While in Norway Fellows attending

the international courses are

insured against major costs of

medical attention through the

Norwegian National Health

Insurance Scheme (Dental care is

not included). SIU covers accident

and life insurance for all courses

participants.


During the fellow's stay in Norway,

SIU does not cover insurance

against theft etc. when travelling

outside Norway the fellow is not

covered by SIU financed insurance.


SIU does not take responsibility for

accidents or for the loss of the

fellow's luggage or personal

possessions on the journey to and

from Norway. The fellow is,

therefore advised to take out

insurance before leaving his/her

home country.


Application Procedure


Typed application with attest copies

of testimonials, programme of

study, photograph and other

documents should be submitted on

plain paper (as per format notified)

by prescribed date. Employed

persons should send their

applications duly sponsored.

Advanced application may not be

considered. Academic year starts

form August every year.


Contact Address


Section Officer, Es.5. Section

(Scholarships), Ministry of Human

Resource Development,

Department of Education, (ES 5)

External Scholarships Division, A1

/W3 Curzon Road Barracks, K G

Marg, New Delhi 11000.


16.PORTUGAL


Field of Study

A. One(1) Scholarship of a months'

duration for postgraduate

studies/research in the field of

education.


B. Two Research scholarships for

research work in the subject of

Portuguese language and culture

for a period not exceeding twelve

months each.


Qualification


Scholarships are meant for post

graduate, University teachers who

know Portuguese language and

with to undertake research in

Portuguese language and culture.

Applicants should possess Masters

degree in the concerned subject.

Only the candidates who have

secured admissions/acceptance in a

Portuguese Institute/university

may apply. The applicants should

not be more than 45 years of age.


Scholarship Amount


The Government of Portugal will

pay an amount of \ 500

(equivalent to INR 21,000) per

month.


C


Six Scholarships of 8 months

duration each for pursuing Annual

course of Portuguese language &

culture.


The applicant must be enrolled for

Portuguese Studies in any Indian

University.


Good knowledge of Portuguese

language.


Value:- The Government of

Portugal will pay an amount of \

450 (equivalent INR 19,000.

However, the first month's grant

will be \ 825 equivalent to INR 34

,500). Payment of registration and

tuition fees will be paid by

candidates themselves.


Passage Cost


From India to Portugal and back

will be borne by the candidate

themselves or their

employer/sponsor.


Application Procedure


Typed application (in prescribed

format) with attested copies of

testimonials, programme of

study/research, medical fitness

report, photograph and other

documents may be submitted on

plain paper. Employed persons are

expected to send their applications

through employers. However

advanced application may be

considered if the `NOC' from

Employer can be produced at the

time of interview.


Contact Address


Section Officer (ES.5) Section,

Scholarships), Ministry of Human

Resource Development,

Department of Education, (ES 5)

External Scholarships Division, A1

/W3 Curzon Road Barracks, K G

Marg, New Delhi 110001.


17.MEXICO


Level: P.G. and above.


Subjects of Study


Spanish History, Literature,

Linguistics, Economics,

Demography, Asia & Africa.


Duration


1-2 yrs


Scholarships


6


Commencement of academic

session : September/October


Notification


Through circular to concerned

Universities or through newspapers

: February or November


Eligibility


Indian nationals residing India. Age

Below 45 years. Candidates should

have a degree/Ph.D. from

University. Additional Requirements:

Sufficient knowledge of geography,

culture and heritage of Mexico; 2

yrs consecutive stay in India after

return from abroad for

study/training/specialisation.


Value


Monthly maintenance allowance,

Registration and college fee,

medical insurance to be paid by

Government of Mexico.


Passage cost


Travel expenses fro India to Mexico

payable by the Govt. of Mexico.


Application Procedure


Typed application (in prescribed

format as notified) with attested

copies of testimonials may be

submitted on plain paper.

Employed persons are required to

send their applications through

their employers within due date as

notified.


Contact Address


Section Officer ES.3 Section, Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, A1/W3

Curzon Road Barracks, K G Marg,

New Delhi 110001.


18.CHINA SCHOLARSHIP


Subjects / Fields


Chinese Language & Literature,

Fine Arts, (Painting & Sculpture)

Economics, History, Bio-technology,

Botany, Zoology, Environmental

Science, Plant Breeding & Genetics,

Fisheries, Political Science.

Sericulture Agronomy


Duration


1-2 Yrs


Scholarship


25


Commencement of academic

session


September


Notification


Employment News/Leading dailies :

January/Feb.


Eligibility


Indian nationals. Below 40 Years.

Qualifications for Chinese Lang 2-3

Year Cert/Dip in basic Chinese

Language from recognised

Institution/University. Bachelor

degree in Fine Arts with 60% for

Fine Arts. For other subjects 60%

marks at Post Graduates level with

work research experience of two

years.


Value


Scholarship covers expenditure on

board & lodging Tuition fees pocket

expenses which is paid by Chinese

Govt.


Passage Cost


Both ways is borne by Govt. of India.


Application Procedure


Application, duly sponsored by the

employers (if employed) furnishing

particulars (as per notified format)

may be submitted on plain paper,

by the prescribed date.


Contact Address


Section Officer ES.3 Section, Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, External

Scholarship Division A1/w3 Curzon

Road Barracks, KG Marg, New Delhi

110001.


19.ISRAEL


Field of Study


P.D./Specialization(8 Months

research).


Duration


8 month(research)/ one year for

P.D.


No. of Scholarships


6( 4 for 8 months research and 2

for P.D.)


Notification


Employment News/Rozgar

Samachar & leading newspapers) :

December/January.


Subject


International Relations, Judaism,

Hebrew language, History of the

Jewish people, Agriculture, Political

Science.


Eligibility


Age 35 years. Candidate should

have 55% marks or more marks

for Humanities. For Agriculture 60%

or more marks and two years

research/work/teaching

experience. Candidates who are

staying abroad will not be

considered. Candidate who are

already abroad for more than six

months for study/research/training

are eligible to apply only if they

stayed in India for two consecutive

years after their return from

abroad.


Value of Scholarship


To be paid by Israeli Government to

cover stay, tuition fees, health

insurance etc.


Passage Cost


India to Israel and back is payable

by the

candidate/sponsor/employer who

will apply for 8 months research.

Borne by Israeli Govt. for P.D.

Candidates.


Application Procedure


Typed application on plain paper as

per format notified, along with

attested photocopies of the

certificates, through employer, if

employed. To be submitted within

the date as notified.


Contact Address


Section Officer, ES.3 Section, Ministry

of Human Resource Development,

Department of Education, External

Scholarships Division, A1/w3 Curzon

Road Barracks, K G Marg, New Delhi

110001.