UGC Fellowship 2022: Apply Online, Complete List, Eligibility & Last Date

UGC Fellowship has been announced by the UGC Organization to provide financial assistance to those candidates who are pursuing a PHD. degree from a recognized university of india. Selected candidates will be able to get an amount as a scholarship. Eligible candidates can apply for these programs through online mode till the last date. In this article all important information will be discussed about eligibility criteria, documents required and so on.

UGC Fellowship – Comprehensive Details

The UGC Organization has established a number of scholarships to those candidates who want to pursue a PHD degree from a recognized board of india. However eligibility Criteria will be different according to the fellowship program under UGC Fellowship.

UGC Fellowship – Eligibility Criteria

The following eligibility criteria are needed to take monetary benefits from The UGC Organization under the UGC Fellowship:

  • Only those Candidates who have a burning desire to get the UGC Fellowship must be a permanent resident of India.
  • Those students who don’t have permanent residency are not eligible for UGC Fellowship
S.noParticularCategoryEligibility Criteria
1UGC Scholarship Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl ChildAll categories will be eligible to get this fellowshipOnly girl children who maximum age up to 30 years and who are pursuing 1st year of post graduation courses.
2Emeritus FellowshipAll categories will be eligible to get this fellowshipUnder this fellowship eligibility will be based on quality of research and published work contributed by the teacher in service career
3Dr. S. Radha Krishnan Postdoctoral Fellowship In Humanities And Social SciencesAll categories will be eligible to get this fellowshipTo get this fellowship candidate should be unemployed and age of the candidates should be less than 35 years (SC/ST /OBC/PWD/Women relaxed by 5 years)Candidates must have  55% at Undergraduate level and 60% at Postgraduate level (SC/ST/OBC/PWD Relaxed by 5%)
4Post-Doctoral Fellowship to Women CandidatesAll categories will be eligible to get this fellowshipThose candidates who don’t have any kind of work will be eligible to get this fellowship and candidates must be pursuing Ph.D.The age of the candidates must be less than 55 years(SC/ST /OBC/PWD/Women relaxed by 5 years)Candidates have scored 55% at Undergraduate  level and 60% at Postgraduate level(SC/ST/OBC/PWD Relaxed by 5%)
5Post-Doctoral Fellowship to SC/ST CandidatesSC and ST categories will be eligible to get this fellowshipThose candidates who have Ph.D, however they are unemployedThe age of the candidates must be less than 55 years(SC/ST /OBC/PWD/Women relaxed by 5 years)
6Swami Vivekananda Single Girl Child Scholarship for Research in Social SciencesAll categories will be eligible to get this fellowshipOnly those girl children who don’t have any siblings.
7National Fellowship for SC CandidateSC  categories will be eligible to get this fellowship
8National Fellowship for Higher Education of ST StudentsST categories will be eligible to get this fellowship
9National Fellowship for Persons with DisabilitiesPWD categories will be eligible to get this fellowship
10Maulana Azad National Fellowship For Minority StudentsMinority categories will be eligible to get this fellowship
11National Fellowship for OBC CandidateOBC categories will be eligible to get this fellowship

UGC Fellowship – Courses

S.noParticularCourse
1UGC Scholarship Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl ChildPost Graduate Courses will be available 
2Emeritus FellowshipHighly qualified and experienced, superannuated teachers of recognized universities/ colleges/institutions
3Dr. S. Radha Krishnan Postdoctoral Fellowship In Humanities And Social Sciences
4Post-Doctoral Fellowship to Women Candidates
5Post-Doctoral Fellowship to SC/ST Candidates
6Swami Vivekananda Single Girl Child Scholarship for Research in Social SciencesCandidates will be able to Pursue a Ph.D. in Social sciences
7National Fellowship for SC CandidateCandidates will be able to pursue a M.Phil/PhD
8National Fellowship for Higher Education of ST StudentsCandidates will be able to pursue a M.Phil/PhD
9National Fellowship for Persons with DisabilitiesCandidates will be able to pursue a M.Phil/PhD
10Maulana Azad National Fellowship For Minority StudentsFor minority regular M.Phil/Ph.D. candidate will be able
11National Fellowship for OBC CandidateCandidates will be able to pursue a M.Phil/Ph.D.

UGC Fellowship – Awards

Selected candidates will be able to get number of benefits from The UGC Organization under the UGC Fellowship:

  • The scholarship amount is directly transferred into the bank account of the beneficiary through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) under University Grants Commission Fellowship.
S.noParticularAwards
1UGC Scholarship Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl ChildCandidates will be able to get Rs. 3100/- p.m.
2Emeritus FellowshipHigher authority will provide an honorarium of Rs. 31,000/- p.m. for 2 years to those candidates who are selected
3Dr. S. Radha Krishnan Postdoctoral Fellowship In Humanities And Social SciencesSelected candidates will be able to get for 1st year Rs.38,800, for 2nd year Rs.40,300 and for 3rd year Rs.41,900
4Post-Doctoral Fellowship to Women CandidatesSelected candidates will get Rs.38,800/–p.m. in first year after 2 year will be able to getRs.46,500/–p.m
5Post-Doctoral Fellowship to SC/ST CandidatesRs. 38,800/- p.m. for first 2 years and Rs.46,500/-p.m. from third years onwards will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected
6Swami Vivekananda Single Girl Child Scholarship for Research in Social SciencesRs. 25,000/- p.m. for Initial two years and Rs. 28,000/- p.m. for remaining tenure will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected
7National Fellowship for SC CandidateRs.25000/-p.m. for initial two years(JRF) and Rs.28000/-p.m. for remaining tenure(SRF) will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected
8National Fellowship for Higher Education of ST StudentsRs.25000/-p.m. for initial two years(JRF)Rs.28000/-p.m. for remaining tenure(SRF) will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected
9National Fellowship for Persons with DisabilitiesRs.16000/-p.m. for initial two years and Rs.18000/-p.m. for remaining tenure will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected
10Maulana Azad National Fellowship For Minority StudentsRs.25000/-p.m. for initial two years(JRF) and Rs.28000/-p.m. for remaining tenure(SRF)will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected
11National Fellowship for OBC CandidateRs.25000/-p.m. for initial two years(JRF) and Rs.28000/-p.m. for remaining tenure(SRF)will be provided by higher authority to those candidates who are selected

UGC Fellowship – Required Documents

 In this application form you have to enter the following information:-

  • Nature of disability
  • Citizenship status
  • Aadhar card
  • Allotment memo
  • Income certificate
  • Bank account passbook
  • Residential certificate
  • Minority certificate
  • Nativity certificate
  • Passport size photograph
  • Printout of registration form
  • Ration card
  • BPL certificate
  • Aadhar number
  • Previous mark sheet

UGC Fellowship – Application Procedure

  • First of all, candidates have to go to the official website of the scholarship where its homepage will be displayed on the screen.
UGC Fellowship - Application Procedure
  • Now candidates have to click on the apply online button present on the homepage and the different types of Fellowship programs will open on the screen.
  • Now candidates have to read the details related to the fellowship program carefully.
  • After That The candidates have to click on the apply online button or they can register themselves as new users.
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  • Then candidates have to fill out the registration form and upload all of the documents in order to be eligible for the benefits according to the eligibility criteria.

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UGC Fellowship – Contact Details

079-23268279ugc.technical@inflibnet.ac.in

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