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ICCR Scholarships for Azerbaijani Students

Posted on : 10-01-2019 | Back | Print

Embassy of India

Baku (Azerbaijan)




The Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi has announced General Scholarship Scheme (GSS) offered to meritorious students from Azerbaijan for the Academic year 2019-2020. Under this scheme, one (1) scholarship to study in one of the Indian Universities in either Under Graduate courses (Bachelors Degree), Masters Degree or in a Doctoral Programme is available for Azerbaijani students. The Scholarship does not cover Medical/ Paramedical (Nursing/Physiotherapy/Anesthesia etc.)/ Fashion courses and Casual Research/Diplomas/Short-term courses.


2.       Under the Scholarship package, the selected student would be provided tuition/college fees and a part of the cost of boarding & lodging in India for the duration of studies/research work in a recognized Indian University or higher educational institution. For courses in science, the expenditure on laboratory chemicals and other incidental charges (if any) would have to be borne by the selected student. It is essential that the student should have good knowledge of English and the medium of instruction is English. The cost of air travel from Baku to India & return, however, is to be borne by the selected student.


3.       In order to avail the scholarship, the interested students may register themselves at the ICCR’s A2A (Admissions to Alumni) Scholarship Portal ( and also provide & upload the required information/educational certificates. The instructions/guidelines, Physical Fitness Certificate Form, Financial terms and conditions, list of Universities/Institutions covered under the General Scholarship Scheme are also available on the Scholarship Portal.  The last date of submission of applications on the portal is 28th  February 2019.



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