Scholarships at Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Ropar:
The institute offers Merit-cum-Means scholarship to about 25% of the students. The recipients of the scholarship are exempted from paying the tuition fee and get a scholarship of Rs.1000/- per month. The criteria for the same are based on the ALL INDIA RANK (AIR) in the JEE and Means (only those students are eligible, whose parental income is below Rs.4.5 lac per annum).
Some of the scholarships offered by the college are given below:
Further, as per the college's rules, there is a limit that the total scholarship received from all sources for a student should not exceed Rs.50,000/- per annum. Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Ropar also provides Institute Free Studentship to 10% of the students on the basis of means only. The recipients of the free studentship are exempted from paying the tuition fee. The criterion of 10% free studentship is similar to that of MCM Scholarship.
All SC and ST category students are given full tuition fee waiver irrespective of their parent’s/ guardian’s income. Besides these, the institute also offers merit prizes and certificates to the top 7% of the students of each 4-year B. Tech program for 1st and 2nd Semester. The value of the merit prize is Rs.2500/-. Many other organizations in India and Abroad also offer some assistance to the students of IIT Ropar.
Students pursuing in B.Tech and M.Tech dual degree courses get scholarships. Students who have scored a good rank in their final year performance get scholarships.
The process for applying for a scholarship is through a signed stamp paper of Rs 20/- from Revenue Officer, Magistrate or other senior officer of the region. documents like Income tax return or income proof are acceptable.