NBHM Scholarship for Pursuing PG (M.A/M.Sc) Admission 2019

NBHM Scholarship for PG Studies in Mathematics 2019 – The National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM) invites applications for the grant of scholarships to students for pursuing studies leading to a Master’s Degree in Mathematics for the academic year 2019-20.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Only candidates belonging to one of the following categories can apply
  • Students holding a first class BA/B.Sc. degree in mathematics or students holding a B.A (Hons)/B.Sc. (Hons.) degree in mathematics with at least a second class
  • Students in the final year of the B.A./B.Sc. Program expecting to complete the course by July 2019 with a first class (or, in case of an honours program, at least a second class)
  • Students with a good academic record who have already completed, or expect to complete by July 2019, one year of a recognised M.Sc. Program in mathematics
  • Students who have completed, or expect to complete by July 2019, three or four years of a five-year Integrated M.Sc. Program in mathematics with cumulative marks/grade equivalent to a first class


See: Scholarships in India 2019


Scholarship Award

  • Successful candidates will receive a scholarship of Rs.6000/- per month, during the two-year period of the post-graduate program; the scholarships are sanctioned for one year at a time and are renewable at the end of the year, subject to satisfactory progress
  • Students selected for the award of the scholarship when in the final year of the MA/M.Sc. or five-year integrated M.Sc. program will receive their scholarship for only one year


Selection Procedure

  • Selection will be made on the basis of a written test followed by an interview of short-listed candidates. The written test will be held on Saturday, 19th October 2019
  • The test will be of two and a half hours’ duration and involve questions requiring short answers, primarily in the areas of analysis and algebra, but also in other areas of mathematics covered in undergraduate mathematics programmes

Written Test Centres

  • The written test will be conducted at the following centres:
  • Zone 1: Chandigarh, New Delhi, Srinagar
  • Zone 2: Allahabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Raipur
  • Zone 3: Goa, Mumbai, Pune, Vallabh Vidyanagar
  • Zone 4: Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Kolkata, Ranchi, Shillong
  • Zone 5: Bangalore, Chennai, Cochin, Hyderabad


See: Latest Entrance Exam Notification


Application Process

  • Applications on plain paper should be made in the format given at the end of this advertisement https://nbhmscholarships.in/
  • They should be sent, along with a recent passport sized photograph of the applicant a fixed to it and a self-addressed envelope to the Zonal Coordinator of the zone in which the candidate wishes to appear for the written test
  • The envelope containing the application should be super-scribed NBHM MA/M.Sc. Scholarships
  • Each candidate should clearly indicate two centres from the zone in which (s)he wishes to appear for the test, in order of preference.


Important Dates

  • Last Date for Receiving Applications: 24th July 2019
  • Applicant should contact zonal coordinator if hall ticket is not received by this date: 25th August 2019
  • Download of admission tickets starts 06th September 2019
  • Date of Written Test: 19th October 2019


See: MSc Admission 2019


Government of India

National Board for Higher Mathematics, Department of Atomic Energy, Anushakti Bhavan, CSM Marg, Mumbai-40001, Email: [email protected], Website www.nbhm.dae.gov.in