Government of Odisha invites application for Scholarships Scheme from meritorious students to purse P.G. studies in Basic Sciences 2017-18. In order to promote and encourage the meritorious brilliant students to pursue their Post Graduate studies in Basic Science subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology & Geology, Govt. of Odisha has introduced a scholarship programme under the aegis of The State Council on Science & Technology, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of Odisha. See below details to get more information.
Odisha P.G. Scholarship Details
Scholarship Scheme For: Post Graduate studies in Basic Science subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology & Geology
Eligibility: i) Applicant for the scholarship shall be a permanent resident of Odisha. (ii) Applicant must have passed the regular full time +3 stream final examinations with 1st class Honours in any one of the subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology and Geology. The candidate should be in the 1st year of the concerned P.G regular course at the time of application. (iii) The selected candidate shall avail the scholarship only if he/she pursues Post Graduate course in the Government colleges/ Government Autonomous colleges/ Universities/Govt. Aided Autonomous Colleges/Govt. aided private Colleges recognized by Government of Odisha. (iv) This Scholarship will be the single scholarship he or she can avail during the postgraduate course. Scholarship is not admissible for a candidate who shall be in receipt of any other financial assistance from any other source given by Government
Total Number of Scholarships: 200 (Physics -32, Chemistry -32, Botany-32, Zoology-32, Geology-32, Mathematics-40)
Amount and tenure of P.G Scholarship: Rupees 2000/- (Two thousand) per month for a period of two years or completion of Post Graduate course, whichever is earlier.
How to apply:
(i) Candidates are required to apply in the prescribed application form (Appendix-I) to the Director, Institute of Mathematics & Applications, Bhubaneswar latest by 23.09.2017 for appearing a written test to be held on 26.11.2017 at 2 P.M.-4.00 P.M at different Examination Centres.
(ii) Documents to be attached with the application form :-
(a) Two passport size attested photographs (b) Residential certificate from the concerned Tahasildar
(c) Two self addressed unstamped envelope (23 cm ×11 cm) (d) Attested copy of Certificate as an evidence of age
(d) Attested copy of pass certificate and mark sheet of +3 stream.
For selection, there shall be a written test of 2 hours duration in the respective subjects i.e Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology and Geology.The criterion for awarding this scholarship shall be strictly on the merit assessed through the written test. If necessary, there may be a viva-voce test for short listed candidates.
How to apply for availing the Scholarship:
Application completed in all respect in the prescribed form should reach the Director, Institute of Mathematics &
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