British Council announces Scholarships of over Rs 8.5 crore for Indian Students.
UK Government has recently announced that British Council would be offering 198 scholarships to Indian Students in various fields ranging from Design, Arts and Engineering to Law and Management.
The scholarship, known as GREAT Education scholarship has been released for the year 2017 and students can avail it for 29 undergraduate and 169 Post graduate programs. The scholarships, which are a total worth of more than 8.5 Crore Rupees (1 million Pounds) will be provided to Indian students who would be a part of international student body of 5,00,000 from over 200 countries. With around 40 esteemed UK universities participating in this scholarship, it aims to offer Indian students world class education, chance to be a part of an international student body and the chance to work post study.
“We believe that the problems and challenges Indian students will be addressing over the next 50 years will need global solutions and that unique experiences, knowledge, networks and confidence gained from a world-class UK higher education course” said Alan Gemmel OBE, Director, British Council India. “It will give the students chance to transform their lives, communities and country” he said.
To find more about the scholarship, visit the official website of British Council.