Scholarship for Higher Education

Description

Various scholarship schemes under the Director of Higher Education, Assam

Sl. No. Kind of Scholarship Budget Provision for 2016-2017 Quantum Rate Beneficiary Budget Provision for 2017-2018 Quantum Rate Beneficiary
1 Combined Merit Scholarship (Degree) 25.00 lakh @ Rs. 150/- p.m. 607 nos. 25.00 lakh @ Rs. 300/- p.m 600 nos.
2 Combined Merit Scholarship (Master Degree) Rs. 250/- p.m. 240 nos. Rs. 500/- p.m. 240 nos.
3 P. G Research Scholarship for Ph.D. 7.38 lakh @ Rs. 750/- p.m. 4 nos. 7.38 lakh @ Rs. 750/- p.m. 27 nos.
4 Scholarship for M.Phil @ Rs. 500/- p.m. nil @ Rs. 500/- p.m. 1 nos.
5 P.G. L.L.M. Scholarship (For Law) @ Rs. 400/- p.m. 2 nos. @ Rs. 400/- p.m. 4 nos.
Sl. No. Kind of Scholarship Quantum Rate Beneficiary
1 Combined Merit Scholarship (Degree) @ Rs. 150/- p.m. 300/-
2 Combined Merit Scholarship @ Rs. 250/- p.m. 500/-
(Master Degree)
3 P. G Research Scholarship for Ph.D. @ Rs. 750/- p.m. 600/-
4 Scholarship for M.Phil @ Rs. 500/- p.m. 400/-
5 P.G. L.L.M. Scholarship (For Law) @ Rs. 400/- p.m. 170/-

SUMMARY AND STATUS OF SCHOLARSHIP UNDER THE DIRECTORATE OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION, ASSAM

A) NEC Merit Scholarship Book Grant
(For Engineering Professional Courses from approved list by NEC)

Process Flow:

  • Advertisement is published by the month of October every year.
  • Online Application open till the mid of November ever year.
  • The Head of the institutions (where he/she is pursuing his/her course) forwards the Hard copy of the Applications along with all relevant documents after verifying and filling necessary details to the Directorate of Technical Education by the end of November.
  • Application Scrutinized and Short listing of Candidates by the month of December. Preparation of list by January every year.
  • Sanction amount drawn within 31st March and payment to Shortlisted candidate as per sanctioned fund.
  • Direct Beneficiary Account transfer through ECS

Rate of Scholarship

The present rate of stipends and subject/course is as under:

Level of study (Engineering Professional Courses of approved list by NEC) Stipend Book-grant Total
Diploma Rs. 900pm Rs 1000pa Rs. 11,800pa
Degree Rs. 1000pm Rs 1400pa Rs. 13,400pa
Post-graduate Rs. 1200pm Rs 2000pa Rs. 16,400pa
Ph.D. / M. Phil. Rs. 1500pm Rs 3000pa Rs. 21,000pa

Fund Utilization Summary

Year of Sanction Fund Received from NEC
(Rs. in Lakh)
Fund Utilized
(Rs. in Lakh)
Physical Target Achieved
(No. of Students)
2004-05 25 25 231
2005-06 40.5 40.5 344
2006-07 40.5 40.5 266
2007-08 40 40 281
2008-09 46 46 329
2009-10 132 122.34 1064
2010-11 128 41.57 380
2011-12 190 198.92 1324
2012-13 177 200 1492
2013-14 150 200 1472
2014-15 223.856 223.856 1646
2015-16 222.06 129.482 958*

*Due to non-receipt of bank details of all the selected beneficiaries in the year 2015-16, the whole amount could not be disbursed.

NEC Merit Scholarship Book Grant (Out-Standing due to shortage of fund)

Total Fund Required - Rs. 290.776 Lakh
NEC unspent money (2015-16) - Rs. 92.578 Lakh
Additional Fund required - Rs. 198.20 Lakh

**An amount of Rs.198.20 Lakh is required for clear the all outstanding liabilities from the year 2012-13 to 2015-16.

B) STATE ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGICAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
(for Engineering Student of Diploma, Degree, P.G., M.E. M.Tech)

Process Flow:

  • Advertisement is published by the month of October every year inviting applications from Diploma, Degree, PG, ME M. Tech level of Engineering Courses.
  • Online Application open till the mid of November ever year.
  • The Head of the institutions (where he/she is pursuing his/her course) forwards the Hard copy of the Applications along with all relevant documents after verifying and filling necessary details to the Directorate of Technical Education by the end of November.
  • Application Scrutinized and Short listing of Candidates by the month of December. Preparation of list by January every year.
  • Sanction amount drawn within 31st March and payment to Shortlisted candidate as per sanctioned fund.
  • Institution-wise payment by Bank Draft/ Bankers Cheque to DDO of the Institution

Rate of Scholarship

For Diploma Course :
@ Rs.150/-p.m. (both outside/Inside the state).

For Degree Course :
@Rs.150/-p.m. (inside state)
@Rs.250/-p.m. (outside state)

For Masters/PG Course :
@Rs.1000/-p.m. (both inside/Outside the state)

Fund Utilization Summary

Year Number of Students Amount
2001-02 248 13,39,525/-
2002-03 193 7,56,100/-
2003-04 262 13,42,475/-
2004-05 209 8,03,650/-
2005-06 186 6,65,525/-
2006-07 200 9,27,700/-
2007-08 215 9,21,025/-
2008-09 251 10,99,075/-
2009-10 393 9,88,800/-
2010-11 393 12,36,325/-
2011-12 239 15,11,575/-
2012=13 211 14,48,475/-
2013-14 134 7,54,000/-
2014-15 120 5,64,675/-
2015-16 31* 2,56,050/-
Total 3285 1,35,15,900/

*Due to non receipt of bank details of all the selected beneficiaries in the year 2015-16, the whole amount could not be disbursed.

C) OVERSEAS INTERNSHIP SCHOLARSHIP

Overseas Internship Program in a foreign reputed University/Institution awarded to final Semester Engineering Students of Government Engineering Colleges of Assam. Selected students are paid for the Outbound and Inbound Air Ticketing, Travel Insurance, Visa, accommodation, food and hospitality.

FOR AVAILING SCHOLARSHIP UNDER MINORITY WELFARE SCHOlARSHIP SYSTEM, CLICK HERE

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