Application Deadline: Varying by Country
The Government of India is offering the Africa Scholarship through Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) under Africa Scholarship Scheme for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, M. Phil./Ph.D and Post-Doctoral Fellowship in various Indian Universities/Institutes.
At the inaugural plenary of the India – Africa Forum Summit held in New Delhi in April 2008, the Honorable Prime Minister of India announced the Government of India’s initiative to enhance the academic opportunities for students of African countries in India by increasing the number of scholarships for them to pursue under-graduate, post-graduate and higher courses.
The ICCR implements this scheme on behalf of the Ministry of External Affairs.
Under this Scheme, the Council offers 900 scholarships to the following countries:
|DETAILS OF THE AFRICA SCHOLARSHIPS|
- The selected candidates would be provided with return economy class air fares to the nearest international airport and Air-Conditioned III Train fare to the place of study, if so required.
- The selected students will be paid living allowance, contingent grant, house rent allowance and thesis expenses, as admissible under the rules of the ICCR.
- Air ticket for journey from Home Country to India will be provided by the Embassy and return ticket will be provided to the scholar in India.
- Applicant may approach this Embassy directly with duly completed applications, original educational documents and a certified copy of the same.
- Since slots are limited, applicants are requested to approach the Indian Embassy with duly completed application form as soon as possible well before the due date. Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.
List of India Embassies by Countries: http://mea.gov.in/indian-missions-abroad.htm
General Instructions to Applicant
List of Universities/institutions where ICCR students are studying
For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) Government of India Africa Scholarships
Hie! Am Mclean Kasambala, a Malawian and a holder of Malawi School Certificate of Education, looking for opportunity to study my tertiary level in India.
Please help on how I can have access of application forms and way of submittingthe signed form.
Below is e-mail address and here is my contact number: 265 885 639 091
I am Isaiah Andeyangtso from Nigeria,please I could not find the 2017/2018 application form,help please.
Hello,andeyantso I’m also from taraba,Nigeria please call me 09076708355
hai , am zambian and am deeply interested please contant me on 0971431008 or [email protected]
Hi l am a South Sudanese and deeply interesting to join the studies in Indian.
Contact me on the numbers (+211956639499-+211920118008)
Hi I’m a Zimbabwean I’m interested to join the studies in India but I couldn’t find the application form for 2017\2018 help me please.Contact me at +263778300244 [email protected]
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Comment:please, Abdul Rahman Rafew is my name.Am a product of Ghana.I have completed my High schools and had written my WAEC official Exams.But due to financial constraints, I couldn’t admission to any university in Ghana here.I saw your advertisement on Google and wanted to apply.
please help me
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Hi, am from Malawi and I would like to apply for the scholarship on behalf of my son who is in his second year the University Of Malawi -Polytechnic. Is this feasible? Please advise
Hi I am Ethiopian and I am deeply need to study in Indian pleas call me ,my Educational back ground is BSc Mechanical Engineering here my phone number +251910203243 and my
email: [email protected]
Hi my name is ahmed hared î am à djiboutien student and î world like to continu m’y studies in india and get à scholarship so please contact me at [email protected]
hi am Lamarana Balde i want to know when the application be deadline so i am from Guinea-Bissau so i am so interested to study in India because of their good and qualty education they have so please help us me and Francisco Feliano da Mata we have been in India at NationalCrime Record Bureau in New Delhi so may thanks anything i will contact me. this is my phpone number 00245955458841/00245955491895
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Comment:I Am kalu Amogu Precious.am an interested candidate.for the scholarship.how do i go about it.because i want to study medicine.thanks
am kindly asking for this scholarship from Zambia Paul Simukonda
I’m Elsie Sika from Ghana and I want to know the application deadline for the iccr scholarship and also if I can be offered any assistance in the application process.thank you.
I want to apply for project planning and management at PHD program is that feasible for you?
Am sandra from uganda
Am interested in applying for the scholarship
I would like to know how and when I should
I want to take pharmacy
Thank you,wil b grateful
Hai my name is Clement mwanamoonga am from Zambia aged 19,i have been accepted at maharishi makardinshaw university but my parents can not afford the expenses,i don’t want to lose this gorden opportunity,thank you.
Comment:My name is Stephen Brayan Okore from Kenya am really interested to study in India .my number is 0717867673
Comment:when will kenyan students who have qualified for the scolership taking flight to india?
have you got the admission to study in India ? pls
Hai my names are Gloria Zulu, I have always dreamt of studying medicine in india and here is my number 0974796297
Comment:am called NAKYEYUNE SAFINA from Uganda I would like to get a bursary and continue with my studies
I will love to study in India because they have the best medical facilities in the world. if i am opportune to study they i will bring an end to fake drugs in Nigeria and i will embark on an operation tittled operation kill asthma where i will look for the drugs for asthma and cure it….Thanks
Comment: hy I am Sanele mabele from south Africa I want to know about 2017 basary from India .because I fill the form from s.India I want to know when did we go?
Comment: i am maryam rabiu umar,i have apply for iccr scholarship since January 2017 they said they will send us email but they haven’t call us yet,please i want to know when they will call
I am also awaiting a response, have you received one yet?
i think it will be may 28,last year my friend got in may
I have apply for iccr scholarship since 2017,i want to know when will be the result relase ?
I want to know when 2017/2018 application will be on and the procedures for applying for medicine.
Am meshu from Dilla University, Ethiopia. I am one of the selected candidate from Dilla University for special agriculture scholarship for the year 2017/18. Ministry of Education wrote a letter to india embassy and I filled application forms there. Now am waiting for the announcement of the beiging of arrival. So please give me some info about the scholarship ….
Thank for your helpful information am from Ethiopia I have Bsc with Information Technology and I want to attend my Msc program, please if there is IT master program just inform me with the email address [email protected]
My name is Abdullahi Abdirahman Hassan,i live in somalia, i need this scholarship of ICCR please help help
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Abdul Rahman Rafew is my name.Am a product of Ghana Education Service.I would like to pursue my education in India.It was my dream of going to my colleague muslims country .I hope my issue will be considered an approved one .
Offering the african schlaship thruugh indian COUNCIL for M. PH.D
Please my name is Sarah from Ghana and I’ll love to know the date for the release and deadline for ICCR scholarship 2018/2019 academic year.
Hello my full name is Muhammad Ajaz Naibkhil I’m from Afghanistan and I grauted from school. In Afghanistan not existence good perfect university in Kabul exist university for trade theres take more money and didn’t has there’s a good outstanding university lessen . Please serious to my comment I want Diplomacy or international realationship please accept me.
Hi please my name is Hamza Haifawu from Ghana and would love to know when the application forms for 2018/2019 undergraduates ICCR scholarship forms will be out.
I am SOUMANA ZEIDOU from Niger Republic . I am a graduate from Business Administration Ahmadu Bello University Nigeria. I wish to pursue my academic studies in Master of Business Administration through ICCR PROGRAM session 2019-2020. when will it be opened. Thanks for your cooperation.
This is a great opportunity for young scholars who want to advance their education. Please keep the web up-to-date, kudos.
Hello, please provide information on recent scholarships. I will appreciate.