ICCR Scholarship

ICCR Scholarships for Academic year 2014-2015

(Last Date for application: 14 February 2014)

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) offers scholarships for Vietnamese nationals under General Scholarship Scheme (GSS) for the Academic year 2014-15. These scholarships cover a wide range of subjects namely dance, music, fine arts, Hindi, engineering, Ph.D. etc. Detailed information about the scholarships and the procedure to apply may be seen at the website of the Consulate General of India in Ho Chi Minh City (www.india-consulate.org.vn).

Brief guidelines are given below:



Candidate should clearly mention the course and University/ Institute to which he/she is seeking admission.  The applicants are advised to go through the “University Handbook” available with the Consulate General of India before giving these details. For the list of UGC-recognized universities and other cultural institution in ICCR panel, please visit the website of the Consulate General of India.


Students applying for doctoral/ post-doctoral courses should include a synopsis of the proposed area of research.


Students wishing to study performing arts should, if possible, enclosed video/ audio cassettes of their recorded performances.


Students wish to apply for B.E./B. Tech courses, should ensure that they have taken Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) in their school leaving examination, as this is mandatory for Engineering courses.


No application is accepted for admission to courses in medicine or dentistry.


The scholarship is for the duration of the course. Airfares are not provided under the Scheme. The students are required to have sufficient proficiency in English and meet the eligibility criterion of the university. Educational institution chosen by them.


Duly filled applications should be sent to Consulate General of India, 55 Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, which later will be forwarded to the ICCR.


All the candidates nominated from Southern Vietnam will need to attend an English Interview on 14 February 2014 in the Consulate General of India in Ho Chi Minh City.


Any other inquiry relating to Scholarships mailto: cgihcmc@hcm.vnn.vn and a copy to hoc.hcm@mea.gov.in



Application / Document


Application Form ( download )


Physical Fitness Verification Format (Annexure-I)  ( download )


General instructions to applicants (Annexure-II)   ( download )


Financial Terms and Conditions (Annexure-III) ( download )


List of UGC-accredited Universities ( download )


List of ICCR Music and Dance institutions List of UGC-accredited Universities ( download )


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