For enhancing the quality of engineering education in the
country and to inculcate the research, innovation and
competition culture amongst the students.It is proposed to introduce the scheme to provide support for engineering students. The scheme aims for providing financial assistance to students in the field of technical education to
compete at international scientific event.
The objective of the scheme is to provide travel assistance
registration fees to a team of minimum 2 to 10 students for
attending competition at international level in order to
encourage engineering students to improve their field of
Team of Students (2 to 10) in the field of technical education
must be enrolled and undergoing a technical course notified by
the council in a AICTE approved technical institutions
Students of B.E./B.Tech. and / or Integrated M. Tech, 1st and
2nd year students of M.E./M.Tech. who have an invitation for
competition which has been accepted in the international
scientific event abroad. Provided there is a national level event in
which the team has won the top honours
The team of students will be eligible only once during the course
of their study for financial support under the scheme.
Nature and Extent of financial support eligible under the
scheme (Maximum Rupees one lakh per student).
i) Air Fare. Actual fare not exceeding AC III Class train fare
will be admissible for travel from the Technical
Institutions approved by the Council to the nearest airport
1) Registration and Visa Charges
2) Total Expenditure restricted to Rs. 1 Lakh per Candidate.