Scholarships

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Scholarship

SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) offers several scholarships, fee waiver schemes, teaching and research assistance to meritorious and deserving students. Large number of students tremendously benefit from such schemes. In 2017 - 2018 nearly 2650 students benefited from various schemes with a total of Rs. 28.9 crores distributed as scholarship.

To encourage and support students of exemplary talent, several scholarship are instituted to recognize excellence in academic, sports and deserving candidates. The quantum of scholarship and the number of scholarships are subject to change from time to time.

Details of Schemes Concession details
Sl.No Category Sub Category Section Remarks Application
Fee
Registration (OR)
Processing Fee
Tuition
Fee
Hostel OR
Transport
Fee
Books/
Uniform
Fee
Exam
Fee
I. Founder's Scholarship SRMJEEE (for B Tech only) SRMJEEE Rank 1 - 100 Awarded at the time of admission     100% 100%    
IIT JEE (Mains) (for B Tech only) IITJEE (Mains) Rank upto 10000 Awarded at the time of admission     100% 100%    
State Toppers (for B Tech only) State Board Awarded at the time of admission     100% 100%    
CBSE Awarded at the time of admission     100% 100%    
District Toppers within Tamil Nadu (for B Tech only) Tamil Nadu State Board Awarded at the time of admission     100% 100%    
CBSE Awarded at the time of admission     100% 100%    
Sports                     
(Auto-Renewable)
LEVEL - State Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100%    
LEVEL - National Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100%    
LEVEL - International Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100%    
II. SRM Merit Scholarship SRM JEE Merit Scholarship (for B Tech only) SRMJEEE Rank 101-500 Awarded at the time of admission     100%      
SRMJEEE Rank 501-1000 Awarded at the time of admission     75%      
SRMJEEE Rank 1001-2000 Awarded at the time of admission     50%      
SRMJEEE Rank 2001-3000 Awarded at the time of admission     25%      
HSC Merit scholarship (for B Tech only) 90% and above in PCM / PCB in HSC Awarded at the time of admission As determined by the scholarship committee
III. SOCIO-ECONOMIC SCHOLARSHIP NGOs & Tribal community Recommended by Puthiathalaimurai Foundation Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Recommended by Agaram Foundation Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Recommended by CORA Trust Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Recommended by Ramakrishna Mission Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Recommended by Montfort Awarded at the time of admission 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Low Income families Recommended by FEFSI Awarded at the time of admission     25-100%      
Recommended by Chinnathirai Awarded at the time of admission     25-100%      
Self Representation - Need based Seniors only     25-100% 25-100%    
IV. Differently Abled Scholarship Locomotor / Orthopedic Partial / complete First year and Seniors     25-100%      
Visually impaired Partial / complete First year and Seniors     25-100%      
Speech & Hearing Partial / complete First year and Seniors     25-100%      
Mental disability Partial / complete First year and Seniors     25-100%      
Multiple disabilities Partial / complete First year and Seniors     25-100%      
V. SRM Arts and Culture Scholarship Fine Arts Fine Arts Seniors only     25-100%      
Culture Culture Seniors only     25-100%      
VI. EMPLOYEE WARD SCHOLARSHIP First child admitted in SRM IST (Non-Renewable) Teaching/Non-Teaching staff - Minimum 4 years exp. Awarded at the time of admission     25%      
Teaching staff - 8 years exp
Non-Teaching staff - 5 years exp.
Awarded at the time of admission     50%      
Teaching staff - 12 years exp
Non-Teaching  staff - 8 years exp.
Awarded at the time of admission     75%      
Teaching staff - 16 years exp
Non-Teaching staff - 10 years exp.
Awarded at the time of admission     100%      
Second, third child admitted in SRM IST (Non-Renewable) Teaching/Non-Teaching staff - Minimum 4 years exp. Awarded at the time of admission     25%      
Teaching staff - 8 years and above exp
Non-Teaching staff - 5 years and above exp.
Awarded at the time of admission     50%      
VII. ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP Alumni Ward Scholarship Years after Course completion -
UG at least 15 years/PG at least 10 years
Awarded at the time of admission     25%      
VIII. ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SRMIST Examinations SRMIST Examinations Seniors only As determined by the scholarship committee
IX. CONCESSIONS Achievements/Accolades/Special Talents Fresh First year and Seniors As per Approval
Continuation of Concession First year and Seniors
Defence Personnel Fresh First year and Seniors
Continuation of Concession First year and Seniors
Humanitarian / Reference Fresh First year and Seniors
Continuation of Concession First year and Seniors
X. Sponsored Scholarships State Govt Sponsored BC / MBC/ BCM / SC / ST First year and Seniors As per norms of the individual scheme
Central Govt Sponsored BC, BCM, SC, ST First year and Seniors
Others Specify First year and Seniors

Selection Procedure

Online applications for the award of scholarship will be kept open in June/July every year. Processing will be done by the scholarship committee and selection of awardees will be done by a committee consisting of SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) officials and invited academicians from other Universities.

Note

  • The decision of the scholarship committee would be communicated to be selected candidates.
  • Scholarships are not applicable for MBBS, BDS and all PG Medicine programs and Allied Health Sciences.