The Sikkim Manipal University is pleased to offer multiple scholarships for the Indian students who are desirous of pursuing their education through distance education programs of SMU-DE. The scholarships are awarded on the basis of the percentage equivalent in the qualifying examination. The students from Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Tripura, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland are eligible for 15% scholarship without any qualification criterion. The benefit of the scholarship for the students comes only when they apply for the scholarship between 2nd and 31st of January, 2014.
The scholarship provider is the Sikkim Manipal University- Distance education.
The scholarship is awarded to the students to learn any of the courses available with the Sikkim Manipal University distance education program.
The scholarship is awarded to the students to any of the courses available with the Sikkim Manipal University distance education program.
Scholarship can be taken at
The scholarship can be taken at India.
The candidates have to satisfy the following eligibility criteria to avail the above mentioned scholarship.
1. The students from the North eastern part of India such as Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipal, Mizoram and Nagaland are eligible for 15 % scholarship without any eligibility criterion.
2. For the purpose of defining the grade for the qualifying examination, the equivalent of percentage is established with grade in a way which equals 80% to 4 CGPA.
Scholarship Open for International students
The students of India can apply for these scholarships.
Number of awards
Around 10000 scholarships are being provided to the students under the Sikkim Manipal University distance education programme.
Duration of the awards
The scholarship amount of 15% from the tuition fee is not to be paid initially. The rest of the scholarship amount is required to be paid by the student at the time of joining. The scholarship amount which was collected will be returned by cheque or demand draft before the march 31st, 2014. For the next semester, the student has to pay the full tuition fee entirely if the previous semester results are not yet released.
The students from the Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur and Nagaland are all eligible for the 15% scholarship without any eligibility criterion to satisfy. The students have to be in the Top 250 or Top 500 list of students to avail the 50% and 100% scholarship. The top 250 students with 90% in the qualifying examination are eligible for the 100% scholarship.
The scholarship is awarded to the students on the basis of the percentage secured by the candidate in the qualifying examination.
The notification period is still not known.
How to apply
The mode of application is online.