Goa Education Trust (GET) Scholarship is going to give the scholarship to the students, who are interested in getting education in the UK; the scholarship is open to all the Indians, interested candidates can apply to win the financial assistance to get the masters education in the UK. Scholarship would be given to the Indian students, who will be shortlisted for study, for the masters in the UK.
The Goa Education Trust (GET) Scholarship is going to be sponsored by groups of industries, Dempo and Fomento from Goa. The main purpose of groups is to provide the high level of opportunity to Goans, in education; doesn’t matter whichever the stream they go with. This is the way; which can uplift the standard of education to help our nation.
The maximum limit of this scholarship would be GBP 25,000 including tuition fees living expense; preference would be given to Goans.
“This is our pleasure as being an integral part of Goa Education Trust Scholarship. The motive of GET scholarship is to boost up and self motivate the young student of Goa, either they are originally from Goa or the students, who are having domicile of Goa will be able to apply for the scholarship of financial assistance to open the doors of opportunity in the top Universities of the UK. Lots of Indian students have already got the opportunities from Goa Education Trust Scholarship; we are pleased that we are expecting the higher number of applicants this year” Rob Lynes, Director of British Council India, said.
“This is the sixth year of the Goa Education Trust, till date. We are pleased to say that more than 20 bright young Goans has got the opportunity of high quality of education in the UK. I would support and encourage the students to apply for the Scholarship to access the quality education in the UK” said Manjula Rao, Assistant Director, International Higher Education British Council.
To be eligible for the Scholarship:
Begin an under-graduate or post-graduate program outside India in the 2015 academic year.
Have a minimum overall IELTS band score of 6.0
Have taken the IELTS test with the British Council recently.
Be a resident and citizen of India.
Produce a valid letter of acceptance/offer letter from a recognized education institution that accepts IELTS as part of its admissions criteria.
The Goa Education Trust Scholarship (GET) Application will remain open till June 10, 2015. More detail for eligibility criteria and online application log on www.britishcouncil.in/study-uk/scholarships/goa-education-trust-scholarships