TERI university, New Delhi, invites applications for its scholarships for Masters programmes for the academic year 2014. As a part of its "Redfort" project, Sindicatum Climate Change Foundation (SCCF), UK, awards scholarships to 4 students (2 from India and 2 from abroad) every year, for studying at TERI University. Students can apply online by logging on to the official website of the university.
Scholarship is offered for there courses:
- M.Sc (Climate Science and Policy)
- M.Sc (Environmental Studies and Resource Management)
- M.Sc (Geoinformatics) M.Sc. (Economics)
- M.Tech (Renewable Energy Engineering and Management)
- M.A (Sustainable Development Practice)
Selection is based on the merit (rank in the entrance examination for Indian students, and previous academic records for international students) cum means criteria. In addition, all applicants are required to submit an essay indicating their career aspirations and goals. This will be considered in the selection process. Continuation of the scholarship in the second and subsequent semesters will depend on successful completion of the courses during the preceding semester and maintaining the requisite Grade Point Average as per the rules and regulations of the University.
International students will not be required to go through the on-line entrance test, but they have to submit an essay indicating their career aspirations and goals. Short listed applicants will be interviewed telephonically both by the TERI University and by the Foundation.
For Indian Students: The scholarship would entitle the selected candidates to a 100% fee waiver. In addition, scholarship holders would be entitled to get grant of Rs 15,000 per year which will be given in two installments.
For Foreign Students: The selected foreign students would be entitled to get complete waiver of tuitions fees and allied fees, a book grant of Rs. 15,000/- (will be given in two installments), living expenses of Rs 25,000/- per month, which will be paid at the beginning of each month during their period of study and reimbursement of air fare to New Delhi and back from their place of residence (Subject to a maximum of Rs. 60,000/-)
Last date to apply: 25th April, 2014
In order to apply, click here.