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UGC Post- Graduate Merit Scholarship for University Rank Holders 2011- 2013

 27-SEP-2011

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The University Grants Commission, on the basis of an initiative of MHRD, had introduced the scheme of Post-Graduate Merit Scholarship Scheme for University rank holders with the objective of attracting talents for pursuing post-graduate studies. The scheme is for non-professional courses only.

Name of the Scholarship Scheme

Post- Graduate Merit Scholarship for University Rank Holders for academic session 2011-13. The Streams identified at undergraduate level for the award of scholarships includes the following:

  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Commerce
  • Languages

Number of Scholarship: 3000

Important Dates

  • Opening date for applying for scholarship: 9 September 2011
  • Last date for applying for scholarship: 8 October 2011

Eligibility Criteria

  • First & Second Rank holders at under-graduate level in the above mentioned specified streams only admitted in any non-professional Post-Graduate course would be awarded this scholarship.
  • These awardees will have to submit the proofs of their merit position at undergraduate level in University/ Institute/ Autonomous College as well as their admission in first year of Post- Graduate course during academic year 2010-11.
  • The scholarship would however, be subject to securing a minimum of sixty percent marks at undergraduate level.
  • The rank holders would be considered only from affiliated universities wherein at least 100 students and in deemed/ private Universities (*)/ Autonomous/ Non affiliated colleges, at least 25 students have appeared in the examination at undergraduate level in the aforesaid programmes.

* The scheme may not be made available to students in  private deemed and state private universities until a final decision is taken regarding funding of such universities under schemes benefiting teachers and students of such universities.

Duration of Scholarship: 2 years

Rate of Scholarship: Rs 2000 per month (10 months in a year) (Total 20 months)

How to Apply

Eligible students who are pursuing postgraduate 1st year course in any of the Non Professional Course in the current year, i.e. 2010-11 may submit their application for the above scholarship in  prescribed format along with all relevant attested copies of documents. The application format can be viewed at http://117.239.33.193/urh/

The application may be submitted to Deputy Secretary (SR-III), University Grants Commission, Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, New Delhi-110002.

Envelope containing application should be prominently marked as APPLICATION FOR PG MERIT SCHOLARSHIP FOR UNIVERSITY RANK HOLDER (2010-12).

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By:md asif | On:21-JUN-2013 21:24:53


i want scholarship


By:Arup Dutta | On:14-OCT-2012 15:13:21


When i get money of ugc rank holder scholarship of the session 2011-2013


By:BOGA RAJITHA | On:28-SEP-2012 11:28:18


sir, Iam boga rajitha. i completed post graduate in msc mathematics academic session 2007-2009 at kakatiya university. i get in BCcaste 6th rank in k.u in msc(maths). i received a letter from k.u registrar i selected merit scholarship in B.C . I consulted B.C welfare officer in karimnagar(andhra pradesh)those are not responded. I didn't know how to get this scholarship.please give me further information


By:vani sharma | On:06-JUL-2012 13:27:55


sir , i want to know about the scholarship for the girl student who have complete there post graduation as a topper of university in life science


By:Ashish | On:12-JUN-2012 11:59:47


hi this is Ashish from mumbai. I have completed my M.Sc part 1 from mumbai university securing distinction. am i eligible for scholarship for M.Sc part 2.


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