University of Madras Merit Fellowship 2018 for Post Graduate Studies

Madras University Merit Fellowship 2018- It is hereby informed that the University of Madras is inviting applications from the eligible students for the award of Merit Fellowship in the name of “Madras University Merit Fellowship 2018″

Endowment Fellowship

  • Name of the Fellowship: Madras University Merit Fellowship
  • Value of Fellowship: Rs.3750/- per semester


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  • It shall be awarded to the students who are undergoing full-time Post Graduate Degree (all courses)


Age Criteria

  • There is no income limit


Selection of the Students

  • It shall be awarded to all the eligible
  • Post Graduate students (all courses) who are undergoing full time courses in the University Departments for the entire Course based on the performance. Students of Self Support Courses and sponsored students are not eligible for the Scholarships. Every Department is entitled to get the Merit Scholarship
  • Students of a Course above 10 in numbers can avail the fellowships and a Department Can have a maximum of two Fellowships based on the number of Courses conducted by the Dept.


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  • The students who wish to apply for the fellowship should submit the filled in applications separately for the above Endowment Fellowships to the HOD’s of the concerned Departments as per the criteria laid down in the circular
  • The Heads of the Departments are requested to forward the list of selected students approved by the Departmental Committee on or before 28th February 2018 so as to enable this office toplace it before the Selection Committee for finalization for the award of “Madras University Merit Fellowship”
  • Applications received after the due date will not be accepted
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Important Dates

  • Application Deadline is 28th February 2018