Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What are the different types of scholarships offered by NIT Rourkela?
NIT Rourkela offers a variety of scholarships to meritorious students, including:
- Merit scholarships: these are awarded to students who have demonstrated academic excellence
- Post Matric Scholarships (PMS): These scholarships are awarded to SC/ST students by the Orissa Government.
- TCS Top Class Scholarships: These scholarships are awarded to students by Tata Consultancy Services.
- National Talent Scholarship (NTS): This scholarship is awarded by the Government of India to outstanding students.
- ONGC Scholarship: This scholarship is awarded by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation to students studying engineering.
- Indian Oil Scholarship: This scholarship is awarded by the Indian Oil Corporation to students studying engineering.
Who is eligible for scholarships at NIT Rourkela?
The eligibility criteria for scholarships at NIT Rourkela vary depending on the type of scholarship. However, some general eligibility criteria include:
- Being a citizen of India.
- Having a valid GATE/NET/GPAT score (for some scholarships).
- Being a member of a marginalized community (for some scholarships).
- Maintaining a good academic record.
How can I apply for a scholarship at NIT Rourkela?
The application process for scholarships at NIT Rourkela varies depending on the type of scholarship. The basic application process is as follows:
- Checking the eligibility criteria.
- Filling out the application form.
- Providing the required documents.
- Submit the application form within the stipulated time
What is the amount of scholarship offered by NIT Rourkela?
The amount of scholarship offered by NIT Rourkela varies depending on the type of scholarship. However, some scholarships offer a monthly stipend, while others offer a one-time payment. The amount of scholarship also depends on the student's academic performance and financial need.
How will I be notified if I have been awarded a scholarship?
The selection committee will notify the shortlisted candidates about the scholarship interview. The selected candidates will be informed about the scholarship award through email or by post.