About Us Announcement of 50 ICCR Scholarships slots under the Atal Bihari Vajypayee General Scholarship Scheme (A1201) (formerly known as General Scholarship Scheme) for the academic year 2024-25.

Embassy of India
Baghdad

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Announcement of 50 ICCR Scholarships slots to Iraq under the Atal Bihari Vajypayee General Scholarship Scheme (A1201) (formerly known as General Scholarship Scheme) for the academic year 2024-25.

ICCR is pleased to announce 50 scholarships slots under Atal Bihari Vajypayee General Scholarship Scheme (A1201) (formerly known as General Scholarship Scheme) for the academic year 2024-25.

2. The applications from interested Iraqi students for academic year 2024-25 will be invited online. Earlier the applications were invited directly on ICCR’s A2A Scholarship Portal http://a2ascholarships.iccr.gov.in, however, with the inception of new “Study in India” portal (where all the foreign students coming to India to pursue various courses needs to register mandatorily) the process for admission for the AY 2024-25 might get transformed and the same will be intimated in dues course of time (along with the flow chart). The tentative timeline would be as under:-

20th February, 2024

Opening of Portal for inviting applications from interested candidates

30th April, 2024

Last date of application to be submitted by students

31st May, 2024

Last date of Universities to inform the decision (if confirmed, intimation to Missions, if rejected, intimation to students

30th June, 2024

Last date for allocating scholarship and generating Offer Letters by Indian Mission abroad.

15th July, 2024

Last date of acceptance by students

22nd July, 2024

Based on the number of acceptances in the first round (if acceptances are less than the scholarship seats allocated) Indian Mission to offer scholarship to other students who were not considered in the first round

30th July, 2024

Second-round students to convey their acceptances

* The above timeline is tentative as of now. The exact/final timeline will be shared once the process of admission for the AY 2024-25 is finalized and Study in India Portal is activated for ICCR Scholars.

3. ICCR has rationalized the list of Universities/Institutes for scholarship and now there are 126 Universities/Institutes with ICCR for the AY 2024-25. The list of Universities/Institutes will be reflected in application Portal when opened.

4. Highlights of admission process are highlighted at Annexure-B.

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