Are you thinking about financing your own study at IIT through scholarship, conduct research, travel abroad for innovative projects, launch entrepreneurial ventures?
IIT-KGP is here to support you
- Learn-Earn-Return Fellow Award for top rankers in JEE Advanced joining the Institute (M: 200, F: 250)
- Close to 1000 students at IIT-KGP receive financial assistance from various corporations, foundations and external agencies
- More than 1000 students receive Scholarships on Merit-cum-Means
- Scholarships for students with family income as high as ₹ 10 - 15 Lakh per annum.
- 100s of Endowment Prizes and Free Tuition-ship offered by the Institute
- Alumni Funded Scholarships
The students at IIT KGP spread across the world in top universities and institutions for global exposure in academics, research and industry orientation. The best part is IIT-KGP and its alumni fund participation in these programs. The IIT KGP Foundation USA offers funding for international internships upto an amount of $3000/-.
Undergraduate Research Platform (UGRP)
- Aims to increase the culture of research among the undergraduates.
- Funding for research to be offered under alumni funded endowment program
- Support upto ₹25000/- for 1 Credit Projects and ₹50000/- for the 2 credit projects
- Student eligibility - having completed first four semesters
- Team comprising at least 2 students from same or different departments
- Faculty supervised proposals to be submitted by students
- Proposals to be submitted 30 days prior to the beginning of the 5th semester.
- Successful projects may culminate as B.Tech. Thesis Projects at the end of the 8th semester.
- Funding will be available upto a maximum of 20 proposals in FY 2019-20.
International Travel Assistance
- As part of co-curricular activities, students at IIT-KGP participate in various contests and conferences across the globe. Several of them received prizes for innovations, idea generation, project paper etc. The best part is IIT-KGP and its alumni fund participation in these programs. To name a few Hult Prize, GRIFTECH, Formula SAE, Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition, FIRA World Cup.
- The Institute has an international travel support program under the aegies of Dean, Student Affairs.
- The alumni through the IIT KGP Foundation USA supports students travel and hospitality each year for select international competitions.
- International Travel assistance has been formalized under the Shri Gopal Rajgarahia (SGR) Student International Travel Programme for research and volunteer projects, international competitions and conferences, international internships and co-op placements.
- Top-up Fellowships offered by Faculty from Research Projects
- Special Grants for incubated Entrepreneurship projects
- At IIT-KGP education loans can be availed from nationalised banks in the campus
- Students will not have to depend on your parents or on scholarships for study