Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship, IIT Gandhinagar 2018

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About the Program


Last Updated On : 13-12-2017   Posted By : Admin

The Humanities and Social Sciences Department, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar invites applications from graduates enrolling in the MA program for Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship 2018. The key objective of the scheme to give students a critical ability to approach the world and its challenges. 

  • Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship, IIT Gandhinagar 2018

    To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant must -

    • Be a graduate in any discipline. (Note: Students waiting for final results or who will complete their graduation in 2017-18 academic year are also eligible). 
    • Have secured at least 55% marks or equivalent GPA/CPI in graduation. 

    Note: The SC/ST/OBC candidates will be eligible for the scholarship as per the guidelines of UGC/Supreme Court. 


    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship through following steps -
    Step 1: Click here to apply for the course. 
    Step 2: Click on "National PG application"
    Step 3: Click on "Register". 
    Step 4: Create a registered account. 
    Step 5: Log in to complete the application process. 
    Step 6: Fill in all required details. 
    Step 7: Finally submit the application. 

    Note: There is no need to send hard copy of the application form. However, the applicants need to provide the copy of application form along with other supporting documents at the time of Interview. 



Terms and Conditions

Award  Details

The candidates who are admitted to MA program will receive -

  • Scholarship of INR 5000 per month that will be renewed every semester only if the candidates perform satisfactorily in the program. 
  • Travel scholarship of up to INR 60,000 to students presenting their research at national as well as international conferences. 
  • Hostel accommodation on sharing basis. 

Selection Procedure

The final selection of candidates is based on their academic records, written test, interview and aptitude for the study of culture and society.

Documents Required (for interview)

  • Testimonials
  • Certificates
  • Publications
  • Research/professional experience
  • Work experience

Note: All documents in original are required to be presented at the time of interview. 

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