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Indian goverment scholarship offer for Venezuelan citizens

Posted on: September 24, 2016 | Back | Print

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Following the inauguration of Venezuela's Chairmanship at the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), the Government of India has decided to offer 04 complete scholarships to Venezuelan citizens for masters degree studies in India. Tuition for Scholarships will be managed/covered following the General Cultural Scholarship Scheme (GCSS) belonging to the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR); scholarships will start from the 2017-18 academic year and will be intended for University studies of bachelors' degree, masters' degree, masters' degree in philosophy, and PhDs.

Selected students' financial expenses (excepting flight ticket) will be covered by the Indian Government and will include: tuition, accommodations, medical expenses, emergency allowances, etc.  

Application form and other details are available on the following link:

http://iccr.gov.in/content/general-scholarships-gcss

The list of Universities offering courses under the GCSS scheme are available here:

http://iccr.gov.in/sites/default/files/List%20of%20Universites%20for%20Website_1.pdf

Medicine studies/courses are not part of the program.

Please contact the Indian Embassy in Caracas for further information. Bellow you will find the list of contact information:

(0212) 285-7887, (0212) 285-3806, (0212)286 6498

Email: pic.caracas@mea.gov.in

Qta. Tagore, No.12,  Av. San Carlos,  La Floresta                                         

Apartado No.61585, Caracas 1060-A, Venezuela                                                                      

Tel:  58 212 2857887             
Fax: 58 212 2865131       

Web:    www.embindia.org   
 Mail:  pic.caracas@mea.gov.in    

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