Scholarships in UK for Indian students-
United Kingdom is one of the most preferable destinations on the globe where a student wants to pursue his higher education. There are so many reasons responsible for this fact. The most important factor is the
Institutions there believe on quality education rather than quantity education therefore the Standard of education is very high there. The next reason is that the universities and government have very helping nature towards the students. Students across the globe are welcomed there. Indian students also remain so much interested in studying Abroad especially in a place like UK.
Aim of Starting Scholarships-
To help the students economically and to appreciate those UK government and universities have started some scholarships programs. Any student pursuing full time study program in any stream is eligible to apply for the scholarship.
Basically in scholarships there is a deduction of some sum on tuition fee. But some scholarships can award other forms of aids like deduction in air fare, visa fee and living expenses also, all these are based on academic excellence and background of applicant.
Here are some scholarships offered by UK government and Universities for Indian students. If one is pursuing or about to pursue one or the other course in UK then this knowledge will be very helpful to them.
Dr Manmohan Singh Scholarships-
St. John’s College has started Dr Manmohan Singh Scholarships in honor of him. As these scholarships will attract the students with good academic qualifications to the college. The institute provides doctoral degree in various subjects as economics, science & Technology and social science. These scholarships are fully funded i.e. they are included with international airfare, academic fees and monthly expenditure of a student to live in UK.
Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship-
This scholarship program is being running by the government of UK basically for the students of commonwealth countries who will serve their home country after completing their education from UK. This scholarship covers tuition fee, adequate maintenance and air fare of a student.
Goa Education Trust University-
This scholarship is basically sponsored by Goa education Trust for students of Goa. This is a very good opportunity as there is no boundance of streams in it. It provides research fellowship and scholarship to eligible students for post graduation in UK. This scholarship covers full or a part of total tuition fee for the course.
Charles Wallace India Trust scholarships-
Every year CWIT offers scholarships to the students who are pursuing a course of duration 2-3 months to a year. It does not support the courses with duration more than one year. This scholarship covers living cost, fee and travelling fare.
This scholarship is basically designed for English language teachers who belong to developing countries like India. But these teachers must have a teaching experience of at least 5 years. It support English language trainers of these countries to improve their skills and spread their knowledge in their own country. This scholarship gives them an opportunity to pursue MA and got one year teaching experience in UK.
These are some of the scholarships provided in UK. One can apply for them get benefits of them.