Well-known university in India, National institute of technology NIT Calicut is established in the year 1961 as a federally funded technical university. NIT was established by the power of the act of Indian parliament and has been in existence up to date. The university was formally known as Calicut regional Engineering college (CREC). This title changed early in the year 2002 to NITC which remain to-date.
The university is one of the biggest institutions launched and created by the Indian government to improve on technical education in the country. It caters for all student from all states who pass the required scores. The university offers scholarship to the less fortunate and students from minority groups. The students from this groups require to pass well in their exams in order to get slots.
Amazingly the university is among the few institutions to hold supercomputer of its own in the country. Its located in the north-east of Kozhikode (Calicut) city just at the Calicut Mukkam road. The scholarship programs are flexible and give reasonable stipend to both undergraduates and SC/ST groups.
students have to attain 60% and above to qualify and be eligible for the scholarship. Qualifications also are based on the parent’s income. Note scholarships are for the needy students who do well but can get further in their education. The parents earning shouldn’t exceed RS 25000. A form is provided for students fill but in most cases they will appear for scholarship exams in mathematics, Physics, chemistry, and English.
The scholarship (merit cum means/scholarship) goes for a period of 12 months a year. Giving stipend of RS 125/- per month. The amount can be reviewed anytime, however the scholarship is renewable each year. Merit scholarship is given each year without an amount of RS 100/-. Note parents earning beyond RS 25000 have to pay for tuition fee.
Silver jubilee endowment trust scholarship.
This a registered institute which gives scholarships of up to RS 750 to RS 1000/- each month benefiting needy students. The scholarship has attached other scholarships like
- Professor A.O kunjipaulo memorial scholarship and offers RS 750 for student each month.
- The class of 1992 alumni scholarship.
- Singapore RECCAA scholarship which also caters for less fortunate students who perform best offering RS 600/- each month.
All these attachments help students study at the NIT university where they gain technical education in all technical backgrounds. Students fill for admission after passing their exams example the JEE main and have to be 17 years and above. We have other scholarships which can be counted to be 40+. All in one mission of assisting student in the NIT university. PTA which a parent association comes in handy to help needy students whose parent earn less than RS 1000/-. Students benefit from
- Rs.500/- for students who perform well on sports and culture.
- The NIT hostels also sponsor 12 students giving a stipend of RS 600 per month.
All with the same aim as the institute mission to help in education matters. This helps needy student work and achieve great careers thus helping families out of poverty.