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Scholarships offered by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)

   The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Government of India offers various scholarships to foreign students/nationals under its Scholarship Programme for study/training in different Indian Universities/ Institutes in India, including Indian music, dance, painting, sculptures, etc., but excluding Medical/ Paramedical (Nursing)/ Physiotherapy/ Anaesthesia, etc./ fashion courses. For detailed information on the various Scholarship Schemes of the ICCR, interested candidates may please carefully go through the ICCR website at www.a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in, particularly the headings: 

(i) SCHEMES (ii) INSTRUCTIONS (iii)GUIDELINES, (iv) UNIVERSITIES LIST and (v) FAQs in the website.

   Candidates may also please note that some of the scholarships are country/ region-specific and therefore all the scholarships are not meant for students/ nationals of all the countries. Interested candidates from Romania (and not from Albania and Moldova) may note that they can also apply for Cultural Exchange Programme (CEP)/ Education Exchange Programme (EEP) Scholarship Scheme of ICCR. The last date for applying online for the courses under CEP/EEP Scholarship Scheme of ICCR in the academic year 2019-2020 is 8th March, 2019. The prospective candidates under CEP/EEP Scholarship Scheme may apply online on the ICCR Portal at www.a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in by 8th March, 2019. The applicants should be in the age group of 18-30 years i.e. should be not less than 18 years and not more than 30 years of age. However, the upper age limit for Ph.D. students exclusively is 45 years i.e. the applicants for Ph.D. coursesshould be not less than 18 years and not more than 45 years of age.