Indian Embassy Scholarship for Nepalese students

India has been playing an important role in the development of human resources of Nepal by providing a scholarship to around 3000 Nepalese students every year on a different level like +2, undergraduates, graduate and Ph.D. courses. Indian Embassy of Nepal issues an invitation every year for the eligible candidates to apply for the scholarship in various courses with limited seats like engineering, medicine, agriculture, computer application, business administration, fine arts, veterinary sciences, music etc. Students who are eligible will be provided scholarship based upon their courses.  Generally, selected students will be sent to different universities of India for their studies or while some of them may be provided scholarship while studying in Nepal as well. These scholarships are provided based on different schemes described as below:

  1. Complex scholarship scheme

Under this scheme, the government of India provides the scholarship in the undergraduate courses like MBBS, Engineering, Agriculture, Nursing, Veterinary sciences, Nursing in the different Indian universities and institutions. You must be eligible under the criteria of Indian Embassy to apply for it. Students who have passed +2 or waiting for the results may also apply for it but they must be in between 17 to 22 years of age. A qualifying exam will be conducted by Indian Embassy in Kathmandu and Biratnagar. Based upon it, eligible candidates will be selected. For more details, follow the official web address www.indianembassy.org.np

  1. AYUSH scholarship scheme

Indian Embassy provides this scholarship for the students who want to pursue their further study in Ayurveda or Homeopathy. Candidates must have passed +2 with a major subject like Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English and not less than 50% in English. For undergraduate, candidates must be 17-22 years of age and for the post graduate, they must be below 30. Candidates are selected based on their academics performance. Please follow the web address www.indianembassy.org.np to know about the application date and for any other further queries.

  1. APS scholarship scheme

This scholarship scheme is provided to the school level students of class VI to IX. To be eligible for this scholarship, one must have secured at least 60% for the governments and 70% for the private schools. Candidates must be in good health and have proficiency English. There are certain age criteria based on class as per rule of Indian Embassy. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and selected one will be informed through a telephone.

  1. General Scholarship scheme

This scholarship is provided to the candidates who want to study in the undergraduate courses like BBA, BCA, BA, B.Sc., B.Com, BA. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have passed +2 with compatible subjects with not less than 60% marks in aggregate and in English too. Your age must be in between 17 to 22 years. If you are applying for music, then you must submit the images of your performances, vocal records. If you are applying for fine arts, then you have to submit your arts/sculpture photographs. For more information, go to the address www.indianembassy.org.np.

  1. SAARC scholarship scheme

Those who want to study B.Sc. (Hospitability and hotel Management) in Indian universities will be provided this scholarship. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have passed +2 with compatible subjects with not less than 60% marks in aggregate and in English too. Your age must be in between 17 to 22 years. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and based on their performances in an interview; selected candidates will be informed by a phone call. This scholarship is opened in every Nov/Dec. Please visit its official sites for more information.

  1. Silver Jubilee scholarship scheme

This scholarship is provided for the courses like MBA, MCA, MA, M.Sc & Ph.D. in all streams except Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, and Para-medical. Candidates must have secured at least 60% marks in Bachelor level from the recognized university to be eligible for this scholarship and he/she should be less than 30 years of age. Similarly, for the Ph.D., one must have at least 60% marks in Master level from recognized university and age not more than 35 for men and 45 for women. Selection criteria are based on the academic records and the performance in the interview.

  1. Homi J. Bhabha Scholarship Scheme

This scholarship scheme is provided for the Nepalese students for studying Master of engineering in different Universities and Institutions of India. Applicants must have secured minimum of 60% mark in BE and not above 25 years of age. Candidates are selected based on their academic records and their performance in the interview. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and those selected will be informed through a telephone. Generally, this scholarship opened in Nov/Dec. You can look the national newspaper of you can follow the official site of Indian embassy of Nepal.

  1. Nepal Aid fund scholarship scheme

Under this scholarship scheme, those who want to pursue their master in Agriculture are provided a scholarship. Candidates must have at least 60% marks in B.Sc. (Agriculture) and a minimum of 50% in English subject in plus 2. He/she must not be above 25 years of age. Only selected candidates will be called for interviews. Candidates are selected based on their academic records and their performance in the interview. Those selected will be informed through a telephone. So, please don’t contact the embassy for the information regarding results or selection. Please visit its official sites for more information.

  1. Mahatma Gandhi scholarship scheme

This scholarship is provided to the students studying in +2 in various colleges of Nepal. Every year Indian Embassy of Nepal provides a scholarship to around 2000 students under this scheme. To be eligible for this scholarship, one must be Nepali citizenship. They must be regular students of class XI and they must have secured at least 55% in SLC/class X for government passed out and 75% for private passed out. Candidate Family income must be less than NRs 120000 per annum and s/he must be of 14-20 years of age. Selected candidate will get NRs 2000 every month in the first year and will be continued only if the candidates get at least 50% mark in Class IX. Candidates are selected based on their academic records and their performance in the interview.

  1. Golden jubilee scholarship scheme

Every year, Indian Embassy provides a scholarship for the students who are studying in Bachelor level in different courses like engineering, medical and any other discipline in various universities of Nepal. To be eligible for this scholarship, one must be Nepali citizenship and have secured at least 70% marks in +2. Family income must be less than NRs 120000 per annum and s/he must be of 17-22 years of age. Selected candidate will get NRs 4000 every month in the first year and will be continued only if the candidates get at least 50% mark in Class IX. Candidates are selected based on their academic records and their performance in the interview.

 

2 Replies to “Indian Embassy Scholarship for Nepalese students”

  1. sir i want to appy for Homi J. Bhabha Scholarship Scheme and i am studying mechanical engineering can i apply in my 7th sems. otherwise i must wait for 6 months

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