Scholarships

THE INSTITUTE OFFERS FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIP/FREESHIP TO THE STUDENTS.

1.      Institute Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarships:

The Institute offers Merit-cum-Means scholarships to under-graduate students in engineering and technology. These are permissible to about 25% of the students. The present value of Merit-cum-Means scholarship is Rs. 1000 per month for general category students and the recipient is exempted from paying tuition fee. 4-year B.Tech. students are eligible to receive Merit-cum-Means scholarship at the time of joining the Institute. The criterion of merit for the first year is All India Rank (AIR) in the JEE. The scholarships are renewed on a yearly basis until he/she clears all academic requirements of the programme, provided that he/she continues to satisfy the eligibility and continuation criteria

For continuation of MCM, the performance of the students will be reviewed at the end of each semester. The first such review will be held at the end of the second semester.

Continuation of MCM Scholarship: For the general category students, the requirements of merit for the continuation of Institute Merit-cum-Means Scholarship are:

·         CGPAmust be 6.0 more; and

·         Earned credits should not less than 20 times the number of semesters registered for;

·         SGPAin the previous semester must be 6.0 or more

2. Institute Merit Prizes and Certificates :

The Institute offers merit prizes and certificates to the top 7% of the students of each 4-year B.Tech. Programme for the 1st and 2nd semester. The value of merit prize is Rs. 2500. The rules are as follows :

·         For Merit Prizes and Certificates, the top 7% of the students admitted or sanctioned capacity whichever is less will be eligible in order of merit. In case the 7% limit is exceeded by virtue of more than one student having same merit, those students will also be eligible for these awards. The students having SGPA/CGPAless than 8.50 will not be considered for the award of merit prizes and certificates.

·         If 7% departmental strength is less than one, the students with highest CGPA subject to minimum 8.5 will be awarded the merit prizes of Rs.2500/-.

·         A prize of Rs.2500/- will be paid to all students entitled to merit prizes. This will be in addition to any scholarship that student may receive from any source whatsoever.

·         The award will be given to the top 7% of the students each semester based on their SGPA in the previous semester.

·         The award of 1st year students will be given in 2nd semester based on their performance in 1st semester.

·         There will be a common merit list of all students for the first year students. The merit list from 2nd to 5th year will be made discipline wise.

·         Any student except final semester, having less than 18 earned credits in the semester under consideration will not be eligible for merit prizes. All the credits of courses repeated by the student in the semester under consideration will not count towards the 18 earned credits mentioned above.

·         All graduating students subject to the 7% limit will be considered eligible for awards on SGPA basis obtained during 8th/10th semester. In case of a tie, merit prize will be awarded to the student with higher CGPA

 

3. Institute Free studentship

 

The Institute offers free studentship to 10% of the students on the basis of means alone. The recipient is exempted from paying tuition fee. Students who are not eligible for the award of MCM Scholarship on the basis of their parent's income will not be considered eligible for the award of Free Studentship Scholarship. For continuation of Free studentship, the scholar must have to maintain the following criteria:

·         CGPAmust be 6.0 more; and

·         Earned credits should not less than 20 times the number of semesters registered for;

·         SGPAin the previous semester must be 6.0 or more

 

4. Scholarship provision for Students of SC/ST Category

 

· Tuition fee exemption is admissible to all SC/ST students irrespective of their parents/guardians income

·    The Institute offers a scholarship of Rs. 300/- per month and exemption from paying room rent of the hostel, only to those SC/ST students whose parent'/guardians' income does not exceed the limit prescribed by the Government of India from time to time for the award of Merit-cum-Means scholarship. The students can opt for free mess facilities (basic menu) and Rs. 250/- per month as pocket allowance in lieu of the amount of the scholarship. All the eligible SC/ST students while on training or doing courses during semester breaks or required to stay in the Institute during the semester breaks or exempted to take meals from the hostel due to medical reasons etc. may be given a payment of Rs. 70/- as pocket allowance (per month) and a per diem allowance in lieu of free mess facilities on the basis of prevalent average rate of mess charges as applicable from time to time

·Where an SC/ST candidate fails in the examination for the first time, the award may be renewed subject to a maximum limit of 5 years

 

5. Post-Metric Scholarship:

The SC/ST can opt for Post Metric Scholarship offered to them by the State Government. For further details, Students can visit respective State Government website

 

6. Top Class Education Scholarship for SC/ST students :

The student can opt for this scholarship awarded by Government of India. Students are required to apply for this scholarship to - https://scholarships.gov.in/

 

7. Other Scholarship:

In addition to above mentioned scholarships there are few other scholarships awarded by NGO's and some external agencies.

8. Scholarship for B.Tech. - M.Tech. Dual Degree:

Students belong to B.Tech.-M.Tech. Dual degree programme who have good academic performance are given a scholarship in the final year, which is at par with that given to students of M.Tech. programmes.

 

NOTE:

For all the scholarships only affidavit on a judicial stamp paper of Rs 20/- duly signed by Magistrate / S.D.O/B.D.O / Tehsildar / Revenue Officer of his Jurisdiction as per requisite proforma in support of income proof OR Income Tax Return will be acceptable