Indian Institute of Science invites Indian nationals to apply for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana-KVPY Scholarships for graduate / postgraduate courses in India.
Authorization for Stream SX: Students who are enrolled in XII Standard / (+2) (natural science subjects) in the 2020–21 academic year and have completed a basic course in basic sciences (B.Sc./BS/B. Stat./B. Math./ Int. M. Sc./ Int. MS) for the 2021–22 session during the academic year with at least 75% (65% for SC / ST & PWD) in the subjects MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE in the X Standard Board examination are eligible for the proficiency test to appear. The scholarship of the students selected as part of this stream will only be activated if they are attending a basic course in basic sciences (B.Sc./BS/B. Stat./B. Math./ Int. M.Sc./ Int. MS) in academic year 2021-22, after having achieved a total of at least 60% (50% for SC / ST & PWD) in SCIENCE subjects in the XII standard / (+ 2) board examination.
Authorization for Stream SB: Students who are enrolled in the 1st year of B. Sc./B.S./B. Stat./B. Math./ Int. M.Sc./ Int. MS. during the 2020–21 academic year and have a total of at least 60% (50% for SC / ST & PWD) in SCIENCE subjects in both the XII Standard / (+2) Board examination and in the 1st year of the B.Sc ./ BS / B. Stat./B. Math./Int. M.Sc./Int. MS. are entitled to appear for the aptitude test.
Note: The Ministry of Science and Technology of the Government of India is offering attractive scholarships (Rs.5,000 / – Rs.7000 / – pm) and emergency scholarships (equivalent to a four-month scholarship per year) to undergraduate students in basic science courses such as B. .Sc. / BS / B. Stat./B. Math./Int. M.Sc./ Int. MS. Program selection takes into account academic excellence and skills to embark on a research career in basic science.
Registration fee: For the general category Rs, 1250 / – (only one thousand two hundred and fifty rupees) and Rs.625 / – (only six hundred and twenty-five rupees) for students belonging to SC / ST / people with disabilities. Once paid, the registration fee is non-refundable.
Selection process: Aptitude test / interview
- Opening of the online application portal: September 6, 2020
- Deadline for completing the online application: 5-10-2020
- Examination date (aptitude test): January 31, 2021
For more information, see: http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in/main/resources/2020/Adv2020.pdf
Note: KVPY previous work questionnaires: https://sakshieducation.com/Previouspapers/Prevlist.aspx?cid=6&sid=413