OP Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarships (OPJEMS) 2013

OP Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarship (OPJEMS) is offered to engineering and management students every year with the objective to promote academic and leadership excellence. This scholarship is instituted by the O.P Jindal Charitable Trust with the purpose to nurture students who have entrepreneurial brilliance.

The OPJEMS Scholarship is mainly awarded to those meritorious engineering and management students who have the potential to achieve the vision of the founding members. The OPJEMS scholarships will be offered to a total of 100 students from 40 premier engineering and management institutions which comprises of premier institutions such as IITs, NITs, IIMs and other institues across the country. As per the programme, the selected students will be awarded a yearly scholarship of Rs. 1,25,000 (for a management student) and Rs. 65,000 (for an engineering student) along with a silver medallion and a merit certificate.


Candidates who are pursuing engineering and management courses are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme. The eligibility criteria for the two streams are different.

Engineering Students

Students who come under the top three positions of second, third and fourth year based on the academic performance in the previous year are eligible. Candidates from the following streams are eligible:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering

Management Students

Based on the academic performance, the first 10 toppers of second year of regular Masters in Business Administration (MBA) or Post Graduate Diploma in Business management (PGDBM) are eligible

Application procedure

The first stage is an online Behavioral Test to assess applicants on their leadership qualities. The duration of the test is about 8 minutes. Every student is to take this test from the allotted test centre. Those qualifying this stage will be called for the final round. All the shortlisted students will be interviewed by a panel of experts. The final selection will be made based on the scores obtained by candidates in the personal interview round and online test.

The registration form is available at the official website. Only candidates nominated by their institute may participate and apply for the programme.

Important dates

  • Announcement of OPJEMS 2013 : August 7,201113
  • Online registration closes on : August 28, 2013
  • Administration of online Test at campus : September 7, 2013
  • Announcement of shortlisted students for interview : September 15, 2013
  • Personal interview : October 1-10, 2013
  • Announcement of results : October 31, 2013

The updated list shall be posted on the website. Please check the list of the participating institutes at the website

Contact details

For more details, you can contact the OPJEMS helpdesk.
Phone No: +91 9310046643
Email :

Programmes are subject to changes, students are advised to regualry check the official OPJEMS website for more details.

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