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Scholarships of SRM University, Chennai

SRM University, Chennai Scholarships

Scholarships at SRM University, Chennai:

Founder's Scholarship:

  • These scholarships are awarded at the time of admission and only to the B.Tech students of SRM University
  • SRM University Chennai offers 100% Tuition Fee and Hostel/ Transportation Fee concession to the students ranking between 1 to 100 in SRMJEEE, students with among in the top 1000 of IIT JEE [Mains], State Board Toppers and District Topppers within Tamil Nadu
  • There is an Auto-renewing Sports Scholarship for the State, National and Internation Level participants which offers 100% concession in Application Fee, Registration or Processing Fee, Tuition Fee and Hostel or Transportation Fee

Socio-Economic Scholarship:

  • It is awarded at the time of admission

I. NGO and Tribal Community Scholarship:

Recommended By

Application Fee

Registration/ Processing Fee

Tuition Fee

Hostel/ Transport Fee

Books/ Uniform Fee

Exam Fee

Puthiathalaimurai Foundation

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

Agaram Foundation

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

 CORA Trust

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

Ramakrishna Mission

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

 Montfort

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

II. Low-Income Families:

  • A 25% to 100% concession in tuition fee awarded at the time of admission and is recommended by FEFSI
  • A 25% to 100% concession in tuition fee awarded at the time of admission and is recommended by Chinnathira
  • A 25% to 100% concession in tuition fee and hostel/ transport fee awarded need-based to the self-representing seniors only

Differently Abled Scholarship:

  • All of these scholarships are awarded to the first years and seniors
  • This Partial/ Complete scholarship offers 25% to 100% concession in tuition fee for Locomotor/ Orthopedic, Visually Impaired, Speech and Hearing Impaired, Mentally Disable students or students with mental disabilities

SRM Arts and Culture Scholarship:

  • This scholarship is awarded to the seniors only for Arts and Culture
  • A 25% to 100% concession in the tuition fee is awarded for fine arts and culture

Employee Ward Scholarship:

  • This scholarship is awarded at the time of admission 

I. For the First Child admitted to the university:

Category
Concession on Tuition Fee
Teaching/ Non-Teaching staff - Minimum 4 years exp.

25%

Teaching staff - 8 years exp
Non-Teaching staff - 5 years exp.

50%

Teaching staff - 12 years exp
Non-Teaching staff - 8 years exp.

75%

Teaching staff - 16 years exp
Non-Teaching staff - 10 years exp.

100%

II. For Second and Third Child admitted to the university:

Category

Concession on Tuition Fee

Teaching/Non-Teaching staff - Minimum 4 years exp.

0.25

Teaching staff - 8 years and above exp. and Non-Teaching staff - 5 years and above exp.

0.5

Alumni Scholarship:

  • A 25% concession on the tuition fee is awarded in this scholarship at the time of admission
  • For Undergraduates, this scholarship is awarded after the completion of 15 years and for Postgraduates at least 10 years

Academic Excellence:

  • This scholarship is awarded to the seniors only for the marks obtained in SRMIST Examinations
  • The concession is decided by the scholarship committee

Concessions:

  • As per approvals, concessions are offered to the first year and senior students
  • These concessions are awarded for Achievement, Accolades, Special Talents, Defense Personel, Humanitarian and on Reference

Sponsored Scholarship:

  • Government Sponsored Scholarships are awarded to the first year and senior students belonging to the BC/ MBC/ BCM/ SC/ ST category 
  • Central Government Sponsored Scholarships are awarded to the first year and senior students belonging to the BC/ BCM/ SC/ ST category
  • Some other scholarships are also awarded to the students of SRM University depending on the type of scheme 

Education Loans at SRM University, Chennai:

  • The students can avail themselves of educational loans through selected banks with which the SRM University has created links.
  • The educational loans can be availed too at the campuses during the counselling and admission sessions.

Banks Providing Loans:

  • State Bank of India
  • ICICI Bank
  • Bank of India
  • City Union Bank
  • IDBI Bank
  • State Bank of Mysore
  • Corporation Bank
  • State Bank of Travancore
  • State Bank of Patiala
  • Vijaya Bank
  • Andhra Bank
  • Central Bank of India
  • Indian Bank
  • United Bank of India
  • Indian Overseas Bank

Live Application Forms

Discussion Forum

Q.

A.

Hi Keshav!

SRM University offers several scholarships, fee waiver schemes, teaching and research assistance to meritorious and deserving students. Large number of students tremendously benefit from such schemes. In 2015 - 2016 nearly 2366 students benefited from various schemes with a total of Rs. 27 crores distributed as scholarship.

Scholarship

To encourage and support students of exemplary talent, several scholarship are instituted to recognize excellence in academic, sports and deserving candidates. The quantum of scholarship and the number of scholarships are subject to change from time to time.

SRM Founder's Scholarships

It is the most prestigious scholarship with full fee waiver of tuition, hostel, mess, plus stipend Rs 1,000 per month.

It is offered to:

  • Top 100 rankers in B.Tech Entrance Examination (SRMJEEE)
  • Top State rankers in school final
  • Top rankers in JEE
  • Top rankers in each district of Tamilnadu
  • Exemplary Sports persons at National and International level

This is provided through out their program subjected to meeting set performance norms.

SRMJEEE Merit Scholarship

This Scholarship has two categories: SRMJEEE Rank 101 to 500 – 75% waiver of tuition fee and SRMJEEE Rank 501 to 1000 – 50% waiver of tuition fee.

University Scholarship Schemes

Merit Scholarship

Students who have secured 95% and above in PCM or PCB in the qualifying examinations and also ranked amongst the top 10000 in SRMJEEE are eligible to apply for this scholarship having a value of up to 50% of tuition fee waiver in the branch they are eligible for at the time of counseling. The quantum and number would vary from time to time.

Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship (Socio - economic disdained)

Scholarship, 25% to 100% tuition fee waiver, is offered to students who are economically challenged based on their performance in the qualifying examination.

Scholarship for Minority Community

Scholarship, 25% to 100% tuition fee waiver, is offered to students of minority community based on their performance of students in the qualifying examination.

Scholarship for Physically challenged/Differently-abled

Scholarship with full tuition fee waivered is offered to selected students who are physically challenged/differently abled.

Scholarship for Special Merits

Scholarship with tuition fee waivered up to 100% is offered to selected students possessing exemplary skills in literary debating, fine arts and others.

Renewal

All the above scholarships are renewed every year subject to meeting set performance norms.

Selection Procedure

Applications in the prescribed form for the award of fresh scholarship will be received in August/September every year. Processing will be done by the scholarship office and selection of awardees will be done by a committee consisting of SRM University officials and invited academicians from other Universities.

Norms for renewal of scholarship

Category 1.1 and 2.1:

Scholarship can be renewed based on the performance in the University examination, attendance and character and conduct certified by the Head of the Department.

  1. Performance: 9.0 CGPA in every year.
  2. Attendance: 75% in each semester.

Other Categories (Except Sports):

In the categories of scholarship on Special merits, Need based scholarship, Minority community scholarship and Scholarship for physically challenged: Scholarship can be renewed based on the performance in the University examination, attendance and character and conduct certified by the Head of the Department.

  1. Performance: 7.0 CGPA with no arrears.
  2. Attendance: 75% in each semester.

    LOANS

    Those who aspire to be a part of SRM University can now avail themselves of full educational loans through select banks with which the university has created links. They are: SBI, ICICI Bank, Bank of India, City Union bank, IDBI Bank, State Bank of Mysore, Corporation Bank, State Bank of Travancore, State Bank of Patiala, Vijaya Bank, Andhra Bank, Central Bank of India, Indian Bank, United Bank of India and Indian Overseas Bank. The loan can also be availed at the university campus during the counseling and admission sessions. The process is simple and hassle free, so every student has access to financial aid. In fact, during the academic year 2008-09, spot loans sanctioned by the various banks during counseling amounted to INR 75 crores.
     

Answer By: Getmyuni

06 May 2016


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