Indian Institute of Technology offers admission to the students in B. Tech through JEE Advanced entrance exam. This year, for the academic session 2021-22, IIT Kharagpur had decided that it will grant scholarships to the students. Students who rank under the top 100 in JEE Advanced will get a 100 percent scholarship from IIT Kharagpur.
So, the institution will pay for all the expenses that students will incur in their B. Tech degree. Professor Virendra Kumar Tiwari is the director of IIT Kharagpur. He announced on the 71st Foundation Day that students will be getting 100% scholarships. Moreover, this scholarship is named as Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar free scholarship for the top 100 JEE Advanced Rankers.
IIT KHARAGPUR PROVIDES SCHOLARSHIPS TO STUDENTS WITH AN ANNUAL INCOME OF LESS THAN 20 LAKH
Through the scholarship, students who do not have a financially stable condition and whose annual income is less than 20 Lakh will get the scholarship. The director said that education is not limited to only those students who belong to a financially stable families. So, it is a privilege of each individual to get the support for fulfilling their dreams. Finance must not be a barrier for their higher education.
NAME OF THE SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDED BY IIT KHARAGPUR
The scholarship is named after Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar and he has earned the title of ‘Vidyasagar; through his knowledge in Sanskrit and Indian philosophy. Vidyasagar does not belong to a financially stable family and he used to study under a streetlight. Moreover, it was near too impossible for him to afford a gas lamp at home but he worked hard selflessly.
EXPENSES THAT ARE INCLUDED IN THE SCHOLARSHIP
Talking about the scholarship provided by IIT Kharagpur, it is offered to some students who have ranks under the top 100 in JEE Advanced. Apart from tuition fees, the cost will include books, transportation, lodging, and food. This scholarship will cover the cost of institution fees all expenses, textbooks, meals, gadgets, and other miscellaneous expenses. So, the miscellaneous expenses include relocation expenses, living costs, personal expenses, and even out-of-pocket allowance.
Students who are courageous enough to continue their studies not only for a bright future but for the progress of the nation will be getting this scholarship. So, they do not have to worry about money. They just have to focus on their studies. Moreover, all the financial expenses will be beard by the institution itself.