NIIT Scholarship 2017 is organized by NIIT University for B.Tech aspirants to help support them financially in their studies. Through NIIT scholarship 2017 ,the University aims at providing 100%, 75%, 50% and 25% tuition fee for the following courses on the first-come-first-serve basis:
- B.Tech - 4 year
- M. Tech - 5 years
NIIT University has recently emerged as a promising university to provide industry specific courses, the university has covered various streams and provides innovative study curriculum.
NIIT Scholarship - Scholar Search Program
NIIT Scholarship also known as 'NU Scholar Programme' is meant to encourage and support meritorious candidates. There are four plans under NIIT Scholarship, details are as follows:
|Merit Scholarship Plan||Abbreviation||Tuition Fee waived off|
|Merit Scholarship Plan A||MS-A||100%|
|Merit Scholarship Plan B+||MS-B+||75%|
|Merit Scholarship Plan B||MS-B||50%|
|Merit Scholarship Plan C||MS-C||25%|
The scholarships offered by NU are applicable for all four years in the case of the B Tech programme and all five years in the case of the B Tech-M Tech Integrated Dual Degree programme. However, to claim the scholarship for the entire course, the candidate has to maintain his/her Cumulative Grade Points Average (CGPA) throughout the course.
NIIT Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
- The candidates must have obtained 60% in aggregate of five subjects in both class 10 and 12.
- In case of class 10, the candidates can pick an additional subject along with English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies and one additional subject as per their choice.
The scholarship is based on four broad categories across different boards:
- Merit Scholarship Plan A (MS-A)-Category
- Merit Scholarship Plan B+ (MS-B+)-Category
- Merit Scholarship Plan B (MS-B)-Category 3
- Merit Scholarship Plan C (MS-C)-Category 4
The boards have been categorized based on the performance of the students within the category-wise top 20 percentile of successful candidates in his/her respective Class 12 (or equivalent) Board examination.
|Category 1 Boards||
|Category 2 Boards||
|Category 3 Boards||
NU Scholarship Eligibility Criteria - Category 1 Boards
NU Scholarship Eligibility Criteria - Category 2 Board
NU Scholarship Eligibility Criteria - Category 3 Board
NU Scholarships on Entrance Exam Ranks basis - Table 4
NIIT University Scholarship Renewal
The scholarships may be both upgraded and downgraded based on the actual CGPA achievement.
The student is considered for a scholarship upgrade at the end of each academic year based on the actual Cumulative Grade Points Average (CGPA) achievement but the scholarship downgrade or withdrawal is only considered after every two academic years based on the actual CGPA achievement.
Availing Scholarship after Admission
Candidates who have taken admission without scholarship can avail NIIT scholarship in the second year. However, to avail the scholarship, the candidate must have secured the required CGPA in the first year.
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