Sunday, 29 January 2012

Indian Government Scholarships 2012/2013

Republic of Kenya

Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology

Indian Government Scholarships 2012/2013 (Additional Scholarships)

The Government of India has offered additional Thirty Six (36) Scholarships both in undergraduate and postgraduate studies under various schemes as shown below:

Indian Government Scholarship (Open except medicine)

Scheme/Category: Cultural Exchange Programme (CEP)
No: 06
Level: Post graduate

Scheme/Category: Africa Scholarships Scheme (ASS)
No: 30
Level: 10 Post graduate and 20 Undergraduate

Eligibility

(a) Undergraduate:

(i) Minimum KCSE Mean Grade of B (Plain)

(ii) Not more than 23 years of age

(iii) Grade “B” in core subjects in their fields of study.

(iv) Completed Secondary Education in the last three (3) years

(v) Have original KCSE certificates.

(b) Postgraduate:

(i) Are serving the country in the public sector

(ii) Completed two (2) years of continuous public service since their last degree studies

(iii) Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree of at least Upper Second class honours level

(iv) For PhD, applicants must have a relevant Masters Degree

(v) Are below thirty five (35) for Masters and 45 years for PhD

Application Procedure

Preliminary application forms are obtainable from the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology offices at Telposta Towers, 27th floor room 2702.

The application forms can also be downloaded from the Ministry’s website: www.scienceandtechnology.go.ke.

Candidates for postgraduate courses should submit their application forms through their heads of departments.

Completed application forms with attached certified photocopies of ID, academic/professional certificates, transcripts, Birth Certificate, other testimonials and a proposal in the area of study (for PhD) should be sent to:

Director of Higher Education
Ministry of Higher Education,
Science and Technology,
P. O. Box 9583 -00200
Nairobi

Or delivered to: Telposta Towers, 27th floor Room 2702

The application forms should reach the Ministry not later than 2nd February, 2012.

NB: These are additional scholarships and as such those who responded to our earlier advert of 13th and 14th January, 2012 should not reapply.

Director of Higher Education
For: Permanent Secretary

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