General Cultural/SAARC Scholarship Scheme

Merit Based Scholarship | Scholarship Provided by : Embassy of India, Kathmandu

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About the Scholarship

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Under this scheme, admission is provided to B.Sc (Hospitality & Hotel Management) course in Indian institutions.
When & How to Apply: Scheme is announced tentatively in December/January every year.  In this regard, a Notice is put up on notice board and uploaded on Embassy of India’s website ( nearer the time of opening of this scheme.

Scholarship application closes on
December 15, 2019
Scholarship provided type
Number of scholarships offered
Varies per year
Study Level
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Scholarship Details

The scholarship is applicable to students from Nepal for studies in India. It is open for all undergraduate students.


Eligibility Criteria

Students can apply irrespective of their gender. To be eligible for this scholarship, students must:
  • Applicants must have passed Class 12 or equivalent examination with compatible subject in class 12 and have secured minimum of 60% marks in aggregate as well as in English.
  • Applicants should be between 17 to 22 years of age.
  • For Music course Photographs of performances, audio/video cassettes/CD’s must be produced.
  • For Fine Arts course Photographs of arts / sculpture must be produced.

Examination Criteria

Scholarship Qualification Minimum Requirement
12th standard 60.00%


Application Process

Selection Process: Candidates will be interviewed at the time of submitting the applications in the Embassy of India, Kathmandu. Final selection will be made by the authorities concerned in the Government of India, based on applicant’s academic record, experience and relevance of course applied for vis-a-vis applicants’ profile.  
When & How to Apply: Applications are required to be filled in online. Detailed procedure has been outlined at the Embassy of India’s website under the head ‘Education/Scholarship’.

Additional Information

  • Selection is based on the applicant’s academic record and performance in interview
  • Confirmation of admission by the Embassy is given only after receipt of the same from the concerned Indian University.

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Contact Info

Kapurdhara Marg 336, Kathmandu,
44600 Nepal
Phone: +977-441-1425