12-04-2014, 03:15 PM
University Grant Commission has issued a circular announcing an increase in the basic amount of fellowship and grants from 1 December to encourage research fellows.
The revised rate would apply to grants given the UGC but interns who receive scholarships under the Rajiv Gandhi National communion (RGNF) - intended for students belonging to scheduled caste and schedule tribe - Maulana Azad National and communion (Manfre ) for students belonging to the minority community.
For several years there has been a demand for scholars, increase the amount of communion. Communion under different regimes has increased by 55%. The rate of Brotherhood of JRF and SRF will follow the Brotherhood UGC students of science and technology as amended from time to time.
According to the revised communion, fellowship junior increase of Rs 16,000 to Rs 25,000 while existing senior research fellowship will increase from Rs 18,000 to Rs 28,000.
Research in the social sciences of Swami Vivekananda single girl child grants increased from Rs 8000 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 PG was raised from Rs 8,000 to Rs 12,400 per month effective for graduate aptitude test in Engineering (GATE) students qualified.