British Council and the United Kingdom Government are announced Jubilee Scholarships 2012 for Indian students. These scholarships for young Indians to study Masters Programmes in Management, Manufacturing, Science and Technology. The scholarships will be awarded for students enrolled in a recognized UK institution for the above programmes and followed by a short term internship programmes in the UK. Total number of Jubilee Scholarships will be 60.
Jubilee Scholarships have been started from 2012 only as part of Her Majesty the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the GREAT campaign designed by UK. The campaign is to focus on the areas of British excellence including its high quality education facilities. The scholarship programme is aimed at offering support and greater access to Higher Education in the UK. Selected candidates will receive funding for a one year Masters program in the UK, starting September 2012.
Eligibility: Applicants should be Indian citizens and they should be graduates with excellent academic record. Each scholarship award will cover University tuition fee, living for the duration of the scholarship (maximum of 12 months), one month internship in the UK, Return airfare and also UK visa. Candidates can see www.britishcouncil.org.in for more details such as selection procedure and application process. Last date for the receipt of completed applications is 10th May 2012. For any queries you can write to: