Indian Government Scholarships for Indonesian Students , India

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Indian Government Scholarships for Indonesian Students

Study Subject :  Any

Employer :  Embassy of India, Jakarta

Level :  Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Research, M.Phil, PhD

The Government of India offers, every year, 22 scholarship slots to meritorious students from Indonesia and 10 scholarship slots to meritorious students from Timor Leste to pursue their higher studies in Indian universities and colleges. The scholarships are granted for studies at Undergraduate & Post-graduate levels and in research subjects under M.Phil. and Ph.D.

The scholarships are administered by the Indian Council of Cultural Relations ( ICCR ) under its General Scholarships Scheme ( GSS ). Applications for scholarships under this scheme are invited in the month of December every year.

Applications need to be submitted to the Embassy of India in Jakarta only and not direct to ICCR or the concerned University.

Under the Scheme, Living Allowance, Contingent Grant, accommodation charges, Tuition Fee and other benefits, including medical and study tour to the students selected for scholarships are provided. However, the cost of air passage to India and back is not covered.

Embassy will contact the short listed applicants to take English Proficiency Test at our chancery after scrutiny of their documents.

Indian Government Scholarships for Indonesian Students Application Form

The applications forms may be filled in as per the instruction and forwarded to the Education Wing of the Embassy at Jl. HR Rasuna Said, Kav S-1, Kuningan, Jakarta Selatan latest by 10th January, 2017.

Offer of scholarships are sent to the respective governments through Indian diplomatic missions abroad. Nominations are received from the respective governments in the Indian diplomatic missions concerned. These are then forwarded to ICCR for admission and placement. Direct applications from the candidates cannot be considered by ICCR.

International government nominees have to fill in the prescribed forms for Scholarships for Foreign Nationals that are available with the Indian missions abroad. While filling in the forms, the candidate must specify the course he wishes to pursue such as i) undergraduate degree ii) postgraduate degree iii) doctoral research work only.

Candidates are also advised to consult the Handbook of Indian Universities available with the Indian missions abroad to ensure the availability of their choice of a course in India. The application form should include the required number of copies of educational certificates along with three copies of passport-size photographs. In some cases, a no objection certificate from the candidate’s employer or place of work is also required.

Indian Government Scholarships for Indonesian Students Important Dates

  • Last Date for Submission of Application form : 10th January, 2017.