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Sri Guru Granth Sahib Scholarship Scheme

Sri Guru Granth Sahib Scholarships Granted to needy and meritorious Students.

A. Sri Guru Granth Sahib Scholarship Scheme

In order to encourage the needy and meritorious students who cannot afford to pursue higher education, and keeping in view the mandate of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University Act, the University awards 'Sri Guru Granth Sahib Scholarships' to 10% needy and meritorious students in all courses, against additional 10 % supernumerary seats i.e. the seats over and above the sanctioned intake. These additional 10% seats are further classified in two categories as below, for granting the scholarships:

i) Scholarships equivalent to 5% seats in each class of respective course will be offered to needy and meritorious Sabat Surat Gursikh students with the scholarship details as under:

      1. Scholarship amount equivalent to the total Tuition Fee will be offered for 2.5% of the seats under this category.

      2. Scholarship amount equivalent to 25% to 50% of Tuition Fee will be offered for remaining 2.5% of the seats under this category.

(ii) Scholarships equivalent to 5% seats in each class of respective course will be offered to the needy & meritorious Gursikh and non-Gursikh students with following details:

      1. Scholarship amount equivalent to the total Tuition Fee will be offered for 2.5% of the seats under this category.

      2. Scholarship amount equivalent to 25% to 50% of Tuition Fee will be offered for remaining 2.5% of the seats under this category.

The following general criteria will be followed for award of these scholarships

1. The scholarship will be awarded for one academic session, which can be renewed every year.

2. The students must have obtained at least 60% marks in the qualifying examination, to become eligible for the scholarship.

3. The continuation of the scholarship, once awarded at the time of admission, during subsequent years of study will depend on consistent good academic performance of the student in the sense that he/she clears all his/her semester exams at the University in the first attempt, with minimum of 6.0 CGPA.

4. The total family income of the students from all sources should not exceed Rs. 2.5 Lac per annum.

5. A committee of University officials/department heads will be constituted to scrutinize the claims of candidates for the award of scholarships. The committee will be authorized to determine the merit and need based requirement of the students, after holding interview. The decision of the Vice Chancellor on the recommendations of the committee will be final.

6. If at any stage, it is found that a student has obtained scholarship by misrepresentation/ concealment of facts, he / she will have to deposit fee for all the semesters.