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February 06, 2020 Thursday 10:44:04 AM IST

PM Scholarship Scheme

Education Information

The rate of scholarship under the Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme has been revised from Rs 2,000/-p.m. to Rs 2,500/-p.m.for boys and Rs 2,250/-pm to Rs3,000/-pm for girls w.e.f. the academic year 2019-20. A total number of 9,923 of beneficiaries have been given scholarships under Prime Minister’s Scholarship Scheme during the last academic year 2018-19. 

The scheme helps the youth in their career education as it provides financial support for various Professional Degree Courses like BE, B. Tech, BDS, MBBS, B.Ed, BBA, BCA, B. Pharma, etc. which are covered under the scheme and are duly recognized by the respective Government Regulatory Bodies, such as All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Medical Council of India(MCI) and University Grants Commission (UGC).