adsip-poster-banner-e2IIT Kharagpur to launch full scholarship program for SAARC nationals

The Times of India (February 19, 2019)

KOLKATA: Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur is launching a full scholarship program for SAARC nationals. The program will be open for full-time students across all levels of study--undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral studies in SAARC countries outside India regardless whether their home institution has an MoU with IIT Kharagpur. The institute will be reaching out to universities and embassies of these countries as well as through the ministry of external affairs, this month opening up the enrollment for 2019 including summer and winter terms. The institute is focusing on students from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Maldives. The first batch of the program will be open for 10 students with funding from US-based alumnus and petrochemical industrialist Asoke Deysarkar. (Read More)