Students who qualify for these scholarships will be required to meet academic and non-academic performance criteria throughout their program of study.
Shiv Nadar University announced PhD scholarship program for Doctoral students in Engineering, Natural Sciences and Humanities & Social Sciences. Under the program, PhD scholars will get scholarship of Rs 6- 9 lakh for four years and Research Fellowship worth Rs 5.45 lakh per annum.
The University has also announced its scholarship program for undergraduate and masters courses. Students who qualify for these scholarships will be required to meet academic and non-academic performance criteria throughout their program of study.
On the occasion of this announcement, the Founding Vice Chancellor of University- Nikhil Sinha said, We believe that a combination of interdisciplinary research, global pedagogy, world-class faculty and infrastructure and the right enabling environment would help us train students for leadership positions in academia, industry, government, research laboratories and nonprofit organization.
The University also announced the launch of the School of Humanities & Social Sciences. The School would commence Undergraduate, Post Graduate and PhD programs in Economics and English. New courses in Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences were announced for the School of Natural Sciences.
University is a key initiative of Shiv Nadar Foundation in higher education. It has been established by Shiv Nadar, Founder, HCL - a global technology and IT enterprise, with over 90,000 employees across 31 countries. The 35-year-old enterprise, founded in 1976, is one of India's original IT garage start-ups and offers diverse business.