Aditya Birla Group Scholarships
One of the biggest corporate houses of the country is Aditya Birla Group. The existence of this group is in the entire world. They are engaged in every important sector, which is helpful for the development of the country. The latest feature of Aditya Birla Group is their scholarship program.
The Aditya Birla Group Scholarship covers entire academic fees as well as the hostel fees for the entire duration of the course, which starts from the first day of the first year. The value of the scholarship ranges from 175000 to 65000 p.a. for IIM and IIT/BITS (Pilani) respectively. Since the scholarship covers the entire course fees, scholars are entitled to receive refund of any amount they may have paid to the institute prior to the commencement of the scholarship. The dean/director of the institution administers the scholarship funds. All funds are sent directly to them for effective disbursement.
Scholars cannot relax after receiving the scholarship he needs to keep up the good work for renewal of scholarship every year. The management of the college and higher authorities monitors the performance of the scholars closely. Scholars are assessed frequently on quantitative and qualitative parameters to judge their performance on leadership and academic front. This assessment helps in determining the continuation of the scholarship for the next academic year.
For IIMS, quantitative and qualitative assessment is done one in a year while for the IITs and BITs the assessment is done thrice in three years. The scholars need to be in the top 25 percent of students in his/ her batch. Work done by the scholars during the course in the first academic year must receive at least 60 percent and must have rating 7 on a 9-point scale. Active participation in campus activities and has to write 350 word essay on “Being an Aditya Birla Scholar experience sharing “.