12-05-2014, 07:58 PM
In a move to encourage scholars to boost the University Grants Commission Monday onwards increased the amount of basic fellowship and grants.
The amount revived Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) would be Rs 25,000 per month instead of Rs 16,000 and a large piece was a senior research fellowship (SRF), scholars, as well as Rs 28,000 per month the amount above Rs 18,000.
Rajya Sabha was informed by the Minister grants review in HRD Smriti Irani Monday. She said that the rise in the JRF SRF Basic science is on par with the amount being communion similar paid by the Department of Science and Technology.
The only girl children Vivekananda social science research grants was raised from Rs 8,000 to Rs 12,400 per month effective in the first two years and Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,500 per month in the third and fourth year.
Grants aptitude test for PG Diploma in Engineering (GATE) students qualified raised from Rs 8,000 to Rs 12,400 per month effective.
In case of Humanities and Social Sciences, the increase would be about 55 percent.
The University Grants Commission walked the basic amount of grants and scholarships Monday.
Rajya Sabha informed on the review of grants by HRD minister Smriti Irani.
Quantity revised JRF & SRF is now Rs.16,000 & 28,000 respectively.