Top 10 Indian universities offering scholarships
The following are among the top 10 Indian Universities that do offer scholarships
University of Delhi
The University of Delhi is considered to be among the top universities countrywide offering multiple courses. It has about 132,400 students and 77 affiliated colleges. The British Indian government built this university in 1922 and has now grown to be one of the largest universities in India. There are two campuses associated with it – the South Campus and the North Campus. In 2016, it was ranked the best in 12 courses.
Some of the scholarships offered are:
Indian Institute of Science Bangalore
Located in north of the city of Bangalore – a centre of research – the IISc Bangalore is respected for its research in technology and engineering. When it was founded in 1909, it had only two departments and 21 students but has grown to play host to 39 departments and more than 3,500 students.
Some of the disciplines in which the university has been awarded include: chemistry, electrical engineering and chemical engineering.
Some of the scholarships offered through the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore include:
Basil and Elise Goulandris Foundation Scholarships
Absolventa e.V. – The Web2.0-Scholarship
Becas Posgrado de la Fundación Barrié
Becas Eduarda Justo
Aga Khan Foundation – International Scholarship Programme
Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)
The 2016 BRICS ranking positioned the IITM at19. The university was established in 1959 and currently has about 8000 students in its Chennai campus – the former Madras. This is an area rich in education, culture and economic activity in South India. The presence of the university in South India enriches the natural beauty of the nearby Guindy National Park.
It is currently the best in the world due to nine of its subjects including mechanical engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, civil and structural engineering and chemical engineering.
Some of the scholarships you’ll get awarded in the institution include:
Girish Ready Scholarship
Indian Womens Association at Bonn Scholarship
Sri V Ranga Raju Memorial scholarship
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)
It was founded in 1961 as an engineering college but as grown to host 11 inter-disciplinary centres whose engineering programs often overlap. The campus covers 325 acres and has the attractive Hauz Khas area to complement its scenery. It is also a neighbor to a number of other universities such as National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) and Jawaharlal Nehru University.
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)
The IITB is ever growing, with it climbing in recent BRICS ranking to 13th position from 16th. The university was established in 1958 and has been on top as one of the best Indian universities since then. It is located in Powai area north-east of Mumbai – the former Bombay.
Some of the scholarships offered by the university are in the field of postgraduate assistantship and other postgraduate scholarship as well as undergraduate scholarship.
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)
The IITK was established in 1959 and covers 1000 acres of land in the outskirts of Kanpur. Just like many other technology institutions, its focus is majorly on subjects dealing with technology and engineering. It was the very first institution to start teaching education in computer science.
Some of the scholarships you’ll get here are:
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)
This is a young institution as an Indian Institute of Technology, having been made so in 2011. It was established in 1847 and earned the university status in 1949. Currently, the institute boasts of 21 academic departments which offer various programs such as engineering, humanities, applied sciences, social sciences and management.
Students admitted to the 2-year M.Sc. degree in sciences are also awarded merit-cum-means scholarships.
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
This is one of the youngest universities having been established by the Indian government in 1994. It occupies 700 acres of land just outside the city of Guwahati.
IIT Guwahati brags of 6 research centres which deal with instrument’s facility, mass media communication, nanotechnology, educational technology, environment and energy.
The university was ranked the best in computer science, chemistry, mechanical engineering, electrical and electronic engineering.
Some of its scholarship programs include:
Institute Merit Scholarship (IMS)
Institute Merit-cum-Means (McM) Scholarships
University of Calcutta
The University of Calcutta was established in the year 1857 in the City of Kolkata – the former Calcutta. It thrives in a community that focuses on education, culture and commercial activities. Throughout the city, the university has put in place 14 campuses enrolling more than 23,000 students.
Among the scholarships you can get here are:
Anil Chandra Gupta Memorial Studentship
Bhupendranath Memorial Scholarship
Arati Bakshi Memorial Scholarship
10. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP)
This is another top technical Indian university that was originally meant for training scientists and engineers in 1951. It now has more than 9,000 students studying in the massive 2,000 acres of land. The university is found 116 km west of Kolkata in the city of Kharagpur.
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