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Offer of ICCR-GCSS scholarships for Iranian nationals (2013-14)
Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), is awarding 30 scholarships for meritorious Iranian students interested in pursuing higher studies in India under its prestigious General Cultural Scholarship Scheme (GCSS) for the academic session 2013-14.
The scholarship covers Undergraduate, Post graduate, Doctoral (PhD) and Post Doctoral studies in India in various fields (except medicine and related courses) i.e., arts, social sciences, management and technical fields.
- Requirements :
(i) The applicants should have proficiency in English language to successfully pursue his/her studies in India .To determine the proficiency of the candidate in English language the Embassy would conduct a language test under intimation to the candidates . Only the applications of those candidates who qualify in the exam would be considered for the scholarship. (Note: Passing the language test alone doesn't guarantee the award of scholarship.)
(ii) Applicants must submit SEVEN copies of duly filled in application form with necessary supporting documents (copies of passport, national identity card, certified English translation of syllabi/mark sheets/graduation certificates for all educational qualification claimed) and relevant documents to support their proficiency in English language if any. The applicant should also provide Seven recent passport size photographs (each application copy should be affixed with a passport size photograph and one photo to be attached separately) Candidates applying for doctoral/ post doctoral course should attach a synopsis of proposed area of research. Candidates who wish to study performing arts should attach video/ audio cassettes of their performance, if any.
- Application forms can be obtained for Free from (i) the visa counter, Embassy of India, Tehran and (ii) downloaded from the Embassy website (www.indianembassy-tehran.ir). The applications complete in all respects should reach the Embassy on or before 30th January 2013
- In case of any query or clarifications on ICCR-GCSS (2013-14) please contact:
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See the site of University Grants Commission of India for the list of Recognized Central, State, Deemed and Private Universities and Recognized Colleges .