University Grants Commission ( UGC ) has announced post graduate merit scholarships scheme for university rank holders for the academic year 2013 - 2015. The scholarships will be awarded to candidates from non professional courses background.
Disciplines: Life sciences, physical sciences, mathematical sciences, earth sciences, social sciences, languages and commerce.
Number of scholarships: 3000
Duration of the scholarships: 2 years
qualifications: Applicants should have graduation in relevant discipline and must be first or second rank holders. They should have minimum 60 percent marks.
Interested candidates can apply online through the website at www.ugc.ac.in . Last date for the submission of filled in applications is yet to be announced. Age should be below 30 years.