India has been playing an important role in the development of human resources of Nepal by providing a indian embassy 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.
Indian Embassy provides different Indian Embassy scholarship program for Nepali students. Nepali students are lucky to have these scholarship in renowned university of India as an scholarship to enhance their career. Since past few years the flow of students in India has been increasing exponentially. In this case, we can say that India’s contribution in building our Human resource is quite commendable.
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. Every year around 3000 scholarships are announced by Indian Embassy scholarship for Nepali students. Here is list of few scholarship provided by Indian Embassy.
- 1 Complex Indian Embassy scholarship scheme
- 2 AYUSH scholarship scheme
- 3 APS scholarship scheme
- 4 General Scholarship scheme
- 5 SAARC scholarship scheme
- 6 Silver Jubilee scholarship scheme
- 7 Homi J. Bhabha Scholarship Scheme
- 8 Nepal Aid fund scholarship scheme
- 9 Mahatma Gandhi scholarship scheme
- 10 Golden jubilee scholarship scheme
Complex Indian Embassy scholarship scheme
Under this indian embassy scholarship 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
With the COMPEX Scheme, Embassy of India provides scholarships to undergraduate courses in Engineering (BE), Pharmacy (B. Pharmacy), Agriculture (B.Sc-Agri), Dairy Technology (B.Sc. – DT) and B.Sc. (Nursing) in Indian Universities and Institutes.The scheme opens in April/May. It is advertised in local newspapers and Indian Embassy website.
It is better to study in India with Indian Embassy scholarship program for Nepalese. Nepal and India have similar culture, tradition and festivals. Instead of choosing Abroad Study in USA, Australia, Canada, Europe, it is good option to choose Indian university scholarship programs.
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.
Ayush scholarship provides scholarship for Undergraduate, Post graduate and PHD courses in Ayurveda, Homeopathy and Unani. Ayush Indian Embassy scholarship has been funded by Indian embassy itself. The scholarship opens in May/June. The infromation is in local newspaper and Indian embassy website: www.indianembassy.org.np
APS scholarship scheme
This indian embassy 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.
Under APS Scholarship Scheme, Scholarship is provided to School level courses from class 6 to 9 and class 11. This scholarship is provided for Army public Schools in Pithoragarth Uttarakhand, Class 6 to 9 in APS Dhaula Kuan ( Delhi ) for boys only and class 6 to 9 in APS Noida (UP) for girls only. The scholarship opens in January/ February in the Indian embassy website.
General Scholarship scheme
This indian embassy 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.
Through GSS, Indian Embassy provides scholarship for under-graduate courses. They are BBA, BCA, BA, BA (Hons), B.Sc., B.Com, BA (Music/Performing Arts). The scholarship is announced in December/January and The Indian Embassy Website uploads the notice.
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.
Under this scholarship, admission is provided to B.Sc (Hospitality & Hotel Management) undergraduate courses. Indian Embassy website announces the scheme in December/January.
Silver Jubilee scholarship scheme
This indian embassy 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.
The Silver Jubilee Scholarship Scheme provides scholarships in fields like MBA, MCA, MA, MSc and PHD in all fields. The PHD Indian Embassy scholarship is not for engineering, agriculture and medicine courses. Indian Embassy announces the scholarship December/ January through its website. This scholarship is for post graduate studies.
Homi J. Bhabha Scholarship Scheme
This indian embassy 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.
This scholarship is provided in honour of Dr. Homi J. Bhabha. It provides Indian Embassy scholarship in masters of Engineering(ME) in Indian Universities and institutions. Indian embassy website announces the scheme in around December/ January.
Nepal Aid fund scholarship scheme
Under this indian embassy 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.
Nepal Aid Fund Indian Embassy scheme provides scholarship for Nepalese candidate to pursue MSc in agriculture in various Indian Universities. Indian embassy announces the scheme in December/ January every year through Indian embassy website.
Mahatma Gandhi scholarship scheme
This indian embassy 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.
The Mahatma Gandhi scholarship is a bit different than the others. Embassy of India provides Indian Embassy scholarship to Nepali students studying in Nepal in grade 11. The selected students will get NRs 200 per month for first year. If the marks of selected students declines below 50 % the scholarship dismisses. The scholarship announces in November/ December every year. Indian embassy and local newspaper announce the scholarship and other relevant information.
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.
This Indian Embassy scholarship is for Nepali students enrolled in bachelors degree in Nepal. This is for first year and first semester students. The selected students will get scholarship of NRs 4000 per month for the field of Engineering and medicine. similarly NRs 3000 for other disciplines. Embassy dismisses the scholarship if a students fails to get 50 % minimum marks. Indian embassy announces other information regarding eligibility and application process in November/December.