Merit Scholarship in India 2017 at Nalanda University

Nalanda University invites the applications for Scholarship to Post Graduate Degree. The Scholarship is open for those Indian applicants whose family income is not sufficient to pay the university expenses.


The aim of the scholarship is to give financial support to needy and excellent students.


Course Level: The scholarship is available to pursue postgraduate degree programme


Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the fields offered by the university


Scholarship Award
Up to 100% in Tuition Fees and Residence charges. It does not cover Admission Fees, Refundable Caution Money and Meal Charges.


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Eligibility for Nalanda Need cum Merit Scholarship 2017

Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:


Applicants with a total family (including applicant’s) income of less than INR 4.5 lakhs of CTC per annum are eligible for this Scholarship (ITR/Income proof will be required).


Both Merit and Need parameters are assessed in granting this scholarship. Merit is defined by the Merit list as assessed by the Admissions Committee and need is determined based on the documents on financial circumstances provided by the candidate and verification of the claim.


A minimum of three years Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) is required. In Bachelor’s degree, the candidate must have secured 55% marks from any Indian University recognized by UGC/AICTE


Nationality: Indian applicants can apply for the scholarship


Application Procedure

The student should have gone through the admission process and filled the relevant fields for financial aid. After getting the Offer of Admission, the student should click here to apply.


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Important Dates


The application deadline is 10th July 2017



Campus Address

Nalanda University, Rajgir, District Nalanda, Bihar, India, Pin-803116, Tel.: +91-6112-255330, Fax: +91-6112-255766, Website