The University introduces handsome scholarships Year after Year, which often have proven to be the trendsetters for private Universities in India. This document provides clarity on the Types of Scholarships and Waivers that students have the possibility of availing depending on their candidatures
The University, its students and its Alumni are one big family and with this clear understanding, we aspire to provide financial assistance to candidates who are immediate siblings of a current student of Graphic Era or an Alumni of any of the institutions under Graphic Era Group of Institutions.
There are two sub-categories of concessions in this category:
Since there are a number of scholarships that a candidate may be eligible for, there is a formal rule that defines the maximum number of scholarships a candidate may avail. The rule is defined below, along with a use case that clarifies all scenarios:
Mandatory Scholarship (For Candidates eligible as per the different criterions defined in the corresponding section) –
All other scholarships are additional scholarships that are added on top of the Academic Scholarship.
As a formal rule, a maximum of 3 Scholarships/Concessions can be availed by a candidate in addition
to the Academic Scholarship (Academic Scholarship + 3 Additional Scholarships/Concessions). These
scholarships are applied in descending order, in order to provide the maximum benefit to the
Candidate A is seeking admission at Graphic Era – He is eligible for ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP, Female
Candidate Scholarship, Ward of Defence Personnel, Loyalty Concession and Sibling Concession
(7.5%). The order of the Scholarship/Concession granted will be as below:
Academic Scholarship → Female Candidate (10%) → Loyalty Concession (10%) → Sibling Concession
So, as per the rule – Academic Scholarship + 3 – the aforementioned discounts were provided –
Defence Scholarship wasn’t included as it carries a lower value (5%) as compared to the other
concessions that the candidate was eligible for, and since there are only a maximum of 3
Scholarships that can be applied on top of the Academic Scholarship, the aforementioned scenario
was the one that provided the highest concession possible.
An additional 5% Concession on Net Tuition Fee is applicable for candidates who choose to pay their
Course Fees in Annual Mode i.e. Depositing their Course Fee for an entire year together. This
concession is only applicable to yearly payment mode and candidates paying their fees in half-yearly
mode will not be provided any concession.
It is important to note that this concession is applied after all of the above scholarships have been
calculated – this is not a part of the Mandatory Scholarships + 3 rule.
All scholarships are provided on the condition of the candidates providing valid documents
concerning the criterion. Failure to provide the same will result in immediate cancellation of the
scholarship allotted, and in cases of fake documentation provided – the candidate will be liable to
have his/her admission cancelled, in addition to recovery of dues and legal proceedings that may
The application process at Graphic Era is strictly based on the Merit of the qualifying examination with the entire Admission Process available for completion online