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Financial assistance from UGC to university teachers for higher studies - 2021

Due to the prevailing Covid 19 pandemic situation in the country, UGC has decided to extend the Closing Date of applying for Financial Assistance from UGC to University Teachers for Higher Studies – 2021 up to June 04, 2021. Applications should be submitted on the prescribed form, furnishing all relevant information/ particulars. Other details/ guidelines remain unchanged.


Due to the prevailing COVID 19 pandemic situation in the country, candidates can submit their applications via email. The complete application with necessary documents should be sent to on or before the closing date (28th May 2021). The applicant should obtain the digital signature from the supervisor for the proposal and budget. The digital signature or an email recommending the proposal and application should be obtained from the Head of the Department, the Dean of the Faculty and the Vice Chancellor/ the Rector/ the Director before sending to the UGC via email. You are requested to submit hard copies of your application before the Selection Interview (Date will be informed Later).

Download this file (pg 2021-07042014181604.pdf)Letter.pdf[ ]242 Kb
Download this file (Aplication Form.doc)Application Form.doc[ ]54 Kb
Download this file (Project Proposal.doc)Project Proposal.doc[ ]103 Kb
Download this file (GUIDELINES.pdf)Guidelines,pdf[ ]281 Kb