Scholarships are mostly awarded on basis of academic merit. They are very limited in number & goes to the best student with the best academic profile. At times other criteria like Work Experience, IELTS/TOEFL scores & Extra Curricular activities are also considered.

There are 3 Categories of Scholarships offered:-

There are limited numbers of scholarships awarded by Universities as most of them are government funded state universities so funds are limited. For example many UK Universities offer scholarships for International students however these are subject specific and awarded on merit basis. Mostly the scholarships are given for Postgraduate &; Research programmes however certain bursaries/scholarships are available for undergraduate courses also. Amount of bursary/ scholarship as well as number and closing date of applications for an award varies from university to university. There are still a lot of options available for abroad education scholarship in rajasthan.

Jubilee Scholarship 

British Council and the UK Government are delighted to present this wonderful opportunity that enables young Indians to pursue a one year Masters programme in Management, Manufacturing, Science and Technology in a recognized UK institution and follow it up with a month-long internship programme in the UK.

Jubilee Scholarships have been launched this year as part of Her Majesty the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the GREAT campaign designed to focus on the areas of British excellence including its high quality education provision.

The scholarship programme aims to support greater access to Higher Education in the UK and provide a new opportunity for students to fund their education. The scholars will receive funding for a one-year Masters course in the UK, starting September 2012.

The ideal candidates will be Indian citizens who are fresh graduates or young professionals with excellent academic record. Deserving candidates who would not normally have the opportunity to study overseas are strongly encouraged to apply.

Each award will cover

  • University tuition fee
  • Living expenses for the duration of the scholarship (for a maximum of 12 months) and a one month internship in the UK
  • Return airfare
  • UK visa

Jubilee Scholarships are aimed at fresh graduates or young professionals with excellent academic record. Deserving candidates who would not normally have the opportunity to study overseas are strongly encouraged to apply.

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship
1) Deputy Secretary
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Higher Education
ES.4 Section
New Delhi 110 001
Tel: +91 11 2338 4501
Fax: +91 11 2338 5337
2) Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
c/o The Association of Commonwealth Universities
Woburn House
20-24 Tavistock Square
London WC1H9HF
Paul Foundation
The Paul Foundation, Apeejay House, 15 Park Street, Kolkata
West Bengal, India, PIN 700 016
Telephone : 033 22295455/56/57/58, Fax : 033 22299596
Aga Khan Foundation
Aga Khan Foundation (India)
Sarojini House, 2nd floor,
6-Bhagwan Dass Road
New Delhi 110001
Tel: (11) 23782173, Fax: (11) 23782174,
United States-India Educational Foundation
12 Hailey Road
New Delhi 110 001
Tel.: +91-11-4209-0909/2332-8944
THE INLAKS FOUNDATION, St. Stephen’s College
University of Delhi, Delhi – 110007
Inlaks Scholarships
P.O. Box 2108, Delhi – 110007
Tel: 0091-11-7666539,
Tel. and Fax: 0091-11-7667965
Sahu Jain Trust
The Secretary, Sahu Jain Trust,
Times House 7,Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg
New Delhi – 110002
Tel: 23317595/23302117
Mariwala Trust
Kanmoor House, 5th Floor, 281/87,
Narsi Natha Street, Near Masjid Rly. Station
Mumbai – 400009, Mariwala Trust
411, 4th Floor,Shah & Nahar Industrial Estate
Dr. E Moses Road, Worlinaka,
Mumbai – 400018, Phone – 022-24938307/ Fax – 022-24974074
R D Sethna Scholarship Fund
The Chief Executive, R D Sethna Scholarship fund
Esplanade house,29,
Waudby Road, Mumbai – 400001
Tel: 022-22070764 to download the application form
Notification : 31st May Every Year
Sir Mathuradas Vissanji Foundation
Sir Mathuradas Vissanji Foundation
Commercial Union House
9 Wallace Street, Fort
Mumbai 400001.
ITC Scholarships
The Corporate Public Relations Manager ITC Ltd
Virginis House, 37 Chowringhee
Calcutta 700071
Fax: 033-2452259
Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Trust Scholarships
The Administrative Officer,
Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund,
Teen Murti House,
New Delhi-110011
Tata Trusts
The Secretary, Sir Ratan Tata Trust
Bombay House,Homi Mody Street
Mumbai 400 001
Tel:022 – 56658282, Fax: 022-56658013
KC Mahindra Education Trust
Executive Secretary, K.C.Mahindra Education Trust, Cecil Court
3rd Floor Near Regal Cinema, Mahakavi Bhushan Marg
Mumbai – 400 001
Women Scientists Scheme
Shri V Rao Aiyagari, Member-Secretary (SERC), Department of Science & Technology
Mehrauli Road
New Delhi-110 016
Telefax: 011-6963695,
Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarship
Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation,
102, Maker Chambers III,
Nariman Point, Mumbai 400 021.
Tel: 91 22 22824589 / 22824705
Atur Foundation
Ms. Kamiesh Atur Foundation House
Atur chambers, 4 Opposite B J Medical Ground
Dr. Ambedkar Road
Pune 411001
Phone: 022 – 26128560, 022-26121297
Bharat Petroleum
Delhi Co-ordination Office
ECE House, Post Box No.7, Connaught Circus,
New Delhi 110001
Phone : 011-23316891 Fax : 011 23316894
India Foundation Travel Grants
The Executive Secretary, India Foundation
595 Budhwar Peth,
Pune 411002
Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Charity Trust
The Secretary
LalBhai DalpatBhai Charity Trust
Sheth LalBhai DalpatBahi Vanda, Pankore Naka
Ahmedabad – 380001
Marshall Charitable foundation
The Trustee, Marshall Charitable Foundation
Appeejay Chambers,
5 wallace street, Fort
Mumbai – 400001 Tel: (022) 56337425/26
Mc Nally Bharat Loan scholarships
The Secretary, Mc Nally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd.
Chartered Bank Building
Calcutta 700001
Phone No. +91 (033) 55500725 -39, 22138905 -08, 22480847/0919
Fax +91 (033) 2248 0340, 2248 5016
Parsi Students Scholarship Fund
The Secretary, Parsi Panchayat office
209 Dr. D N Road, Fort
Mumbai – 400001
The Rao Bahadur S V Rajadhyaksha Foreign Education Policy
The Honorary Secretary
The Rao Bahadur S V Rajadhyaksha Foriegn Education Society
Chikitsak Samuha Building, Khadilkar Road
Mumbai – 400004
Phone: 022-23869167
Raunaq Education Fondation
Raunaq Education Foundation
Allahabad Bank Building
17 Parliament street
New Delhi -10001
R D Birla Smarak Kosh Grants
R D Birla Smarak Kosh Medical Research Center
Bombay Hospital Trust, Hospital Avenue
Mumbai – 400020
The De Souza Trust, Goa Scholarship
Education Governance & Science Unit
British Council
Tel: 2282 3560
Hornby Scholarship
B.D. Bangur Endowment (C/o Graphite India Limited)
31, Chowringhee Road
Kolkata 700016.
Tel: 2226 5755/5547.
J N Tata Endowment Section
The Director,J N Tata Endowment
Mulla House, 4th Floor, 51,M G The Road, Fort,
Tel: +91 (22) 6665 8282
Fax : +91 (22) 2204-5427 / + 91 (22) 2282 6092
E-mail id : [email protected]
Jamshed and Shirin Guzder Trust
C/o NoS Guzder & Co. Ltd.Neville House
Currimbhoy Road, Ballard Estate
Mumbai 400001
Tel: (022) 2261 7020, 2261 3414
Lady Meherbai D. Tata Education Trust
Mr. S.N. Batlivala, Lady Meherbai D. Tata Education Trust
Bombay House, 24, Homi Mody Street, Fort
Mumbai 400001
Tel: 022-22617020, 022-613414
Lila Poonawalla Foundation
Ms. Janet Anthony / Ms Vidya Khutwad
‘Akshay centre’ Office No.8
First Floor, Thergaon,Chinchwad
Pune- 411033
Tel : 20-66302611 / 20-66302614
Lotus Trust
Lotus Trust , Lotus House, Near Liberty Cinema
6 New Marine Lines
Mumbai 400020
Phone: 022-22034279 022-22014523
Maneckji and Shirinbai Neterwala Trust
Ms. Dhanbhoora+C50 or Ms. Wadia, Maneckji and Shirinbai NeterwalaTrust
Liberty Building, 4th floor, New Marine Lines
Mumbai 400020
Phone: 022-22017130/5895
Nanabhoy Jejeebhoy Charity Trust
Mrs. Rawal, Nanabhoy Jejeebhoy Charity Trust
Ballard House, 2nd floor , Adi Marzban Path, Ballard Esate
Mumbai 400038
Phone: 022-22618446
Punjab National Bank Educational Loan Scheme
Punjab National Bank, Priority sector & Lead Bank Division
5 Sansad Marg
New Delhi – 110 001
Royal commission overseas Science Research Scholarships
The Educational Adviser, Ministry of Human resources development, Department of Education, External scholarships division
section ES4, B Wing, Shastri Bhavan
New Delhi – 110001
Rustomji Hormusji Patuck Trust
The secretary, Parsi Panchayat office
209 Dr. D N Road , Fort
Mumbai – 400001
Seth P.F Davar Charitable Trust
The Secretary R.H. Patuck Education Trust
C/o Parsi Panchayat Higher Education Committee
209, Sir J.J. Building, 3rd floor, Housed in J.J.P.B. Girl High School
near Handloom House, Dr. D.N. Road, Fort
Mumbai 400001
Phone: 022-22617421, 22617422, 22617423
Sir Dorabji Tata Trust
Mr. E. Mahernosh
Bombay House, 24, Homi Mody Street, Fort
Mumbai 400001
State Bank of India Educational
loan Scheme
State Bank of India
P O Box 398 , 11 Sansad Marg
New Delhi-110001
Sri Guru Gobind singh Fellowships
The General secretary, Guru Gobind singh foundation
Madhya margh, Sector 15A,
Uttarapatha Trust
The Trustee, Utttarapatha Trust
38 Noble chambers, 5th floor, S A Brelvi road
Mumbai – 400001