|Application Form| AICTE Scholarship 2021-22: Apply Online, Eligibility, List

Are you looking for the scholarship scheme offered by the All-India Council for Technical Education? Here we have detailed information about AICTE Scholarship 2021-22. Read this article up to the end to gather the information such as scholarship names, eligibility of the scholarship, procedure to apply, amount of scholarship awarded, duration of the scholarship, and much more such information. 

AICTE Scholarship 2021-22

Education is one of the most significant needs of an individual to survive today in this competitive world. All India Council for Technical Education is a national-level advisory body for imparting technical education in India. To promote technical education in India “The All India Council for Technical Education” comes up with different scholarships. These scholarship schemes have been run by the AICTE to help the students financially and encourage the meritorious students for higher education. Further is the list of the schemes run by the AICTE.

AICTE Scholarship
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List of the AICTE Scholarship

Key Details of AICTE Scholarship

Name of the schemeAICTE Scholarship
Offered byAll India Council for Technical Education
Offered toStudents
BenefitsMonetary
Mode of application   Online
Official website   www.aicte-india.org

AICTE Scholarship Dates

Scholarship NameLast Date to Apply
Saksham Scholarship Scheme15th December 2021
Pragati Scholarship for Girls15th December 2021
PG (GATE/GPAT) Scholarship31st December 2021
National Doctoral Fellowship SchemeBetween May and June
AICTE Swanath Scholarship15th December 2021
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&KBetween April and May

National Scholarship Scheme

No. Of Scholarships

Scholarship NameNo of Scholarships
AICTE-Saksham Scholarship SchemeNot Specified
AICTE Pragati Scholarship for Girls5,000
AICTE PG (GATE/GPAT) ScholarshipNA
AICTE-National Doctoral Fellowship Scheme150
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&K5000

Eligibility Criteria

Scholarship NameEligibility
AICTE-Saksham Scholarship SchemeThis scheme is for differently-abled students with no less than 40% disability. Students must take admission in the first year or second year (through lateral entry) of a technical diploma/degree course at an AICTE recognized institution. The annual income of the family should not be more than INR 8 Lakh from all sources.
AICTE Pragati Scholarship for GirlsThis scheme is for girl candidates Students must take admission first year or second year (through lateral entry) of a technical diploma/degree course at AICTE approved institution/college. The annual income of the family should not be more than INR 8 Lakh from all sources. Only two girls’ children of a family can apply for the scholarship.
AICTE PG (GATE/GPAT) ScholarshipThe students who have obtained qualifying marks in GATE/GPAT and have taken admission in the first year of ME/ MTech/ M.Pharma./ M.Arch. courses at an AICTE recognized institution/college may apply.
AICTE-National Doctoral Fellowship SchemeThis scheme is for research scholars who Must have taken admission in an AICTE recognized research institute. The minimum CGPA score obtained in both graduation or post-graduation level should be 7.5 on a scale of 10. Must have qualified the GATE/GPAT throughout the previous 5 years. The age of the student should be less than 30 years 
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&KJammu & Kashmir domiciled students can apply for this scholarship. Must pass 12th from J&K Board or CBSE affiliated schools in J&K OR 10th with Diploma from J&K state Polytechnics can also apply The annual income of the family should not more than INR 8 Lakh from all sources.

Duration of Scholarship

Scholarship NameDuration
Saksham Scholarship SchemeCourse duration
Pragati Scholarship for Girls
PG (GATE/GPAT) Scholarship24 months or course duration
National Doctoral Fellowship Scheme3 years duration
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&KCourse duration

AICTE Scholarship Awarded

Scholarship NameAward Details
Saksham Scholarship SchemeINR 50,000 per annum
Pragati Scholarship for GirlsINR 50,000 per annum
PG (GATE/GPAT) ScholarshipINR 12,400 per month
National Doctoral Fellowship SchemeMonthly stipend of INR 28,000 plus Accommodation allowance and contingency grant of INR 15,000 per annum
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&KAcademic fee of up to INR 3 Lakh and maintenance charge of INR 1 Lakh
 PM Scholarship 

Selection Method

Scholarship NameSelection method
Saksham Scholarship SchemeMerit basis as per the qualifying exam marks
Pragati Scholarship for Girls
PG (GATE/GPAT) ScholarshipGATE/GPAT score
National Doctoral Fellowship SchemeInterview based selection 
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&KMerit basis as per the marks obtained in online counseling from the PMSSS portal.

Documents Required

The applicant must have a scanned copy of the following documents

  • Passport Size Photo
  • Signature
  • 10th certificate
  • Admission slip 
  • Photo ID proof
  • Educational certificates
  • Income proof 
  • Other significant documents.

Procedure To Apply for AICTE Scholarship 2021

To apply for the scholarship schemes specified above contenders have to follow few easy steps as mentioned below:-

Scholarship NameApply process
AICTE-Saksham Scholarship SchemeOpen the NSP portal Go to UGC/ACITE scheme option Choose All India Council for Technical Education and scholarship list will appear to Choose guidelines option and read it carefully Now comeback and hit new registration option Read the instructions carefully and hit continue option Fill the application form and upload the documents Submit the application form 
AICTE Pragati Scholarship for Girls
AICTE PG (GATE/GPAT) ScholarshipOpen the official website Register yourself by clicking the appropriate link Read the instructions carefully and hit the continue option Fill the application form and upload the documents Submit the application form
AICTE-National Doctoral Fellowship Scheme
Prime Minister Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS), J&KOpen the official website of PMSSS J&K Scholarship Register yourself by clicking the appropriate link Read the instructions carefully and hit the continue option Fill the application form and upload the documents Submit the application form

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