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New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarships 2016 offered by MHRD India


Ministry of Human Resource Development, MHRD India invites online applications from Indian Nationals for the New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarships 2016 for Masters/ PhD level Study in New Zealand.

Scholarship Details
Number of Scholarships: 02
Value of Scholarship: The entitlements of the Scholarship include full tuition fees, a living allowance (paid fortnightly), an establishment allowance, medical and travel insurance, travel between applicant’s home country and academic support at applicant’s institution, and assistance with research and thesis costs for most postgraduate research students
Areas of Study: Agriculture Development and; Renewable Energy
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand

Applicants should have completed Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in the subject or allied fields with minimum 65% marks for Master’s or PhD respectively

Selection Criteria
The assessment criteria for selection of the suitable candidates would be based on:

Academic Merit:
(a) Examination results;
(b) Academic transcripts;
(c) Referees’ report
(d) Any academic prizes
(e) Other relevant activities and
(f) Publications, where appropriate

How to Apply
Applicants can apply online at Offline mode of applications is not acceptable. The application form can be downloaded from – Click Here

The documents to be uploaded at the time of applying online:
(a) Self-attested scanned copy of the mark-sheet of degrees, diploma, qualifying exam;
(b) Where grades are mentioned, the candidate must upload the official explanation adopted by the University/lnstitution;
(c) Self-attested copy of date of birth certificate/ class 101 h certificate bearing date of birth or other equiva lent documents
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Important Dates:
Last Date for Receiving Online Application in the MHRD: 30th April 2016