Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University
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Scholarship/ Stipends/Fellowships & Other Awards

Sr. Name of Scholarship/ Stipends/Fellowships and Other Awards Fellowships Type
a. National Talent Scholarships (NTS): The ICAR/VCI awards merit scholarships in postgraduate programmes for full duration of the degree programme subject to fulfillment of prescribed conditions. The value of scholarship is Rs. 5000 per month for PG student. Rs. 5000/- per month
b. Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) Scheme: It is a centrally sponsored scheme with a 60:40 sharing ratio between the Centre and States (90:10 in case of North Eastern States).
Eligibility: Scholarships will be paid to the scheduled caste students whose parents'/guardians' income from all sources does not exceed Rs. 2,50,000/- (Rupees two lakh fifty thousand only) during the last financial year. Income certificate is required to be taken once only i.e. at the time of admission only to courses which are continuing for more than one year. The income certificate shall be issued by the Authority as decided by the State Government.

The scholarship includes: - Compulsory non-refundable fees including tuition fee, as fixed by the Fee Fixation/ Rationalization Committee of the State Government and Academic Allowance (10% extra allowance for Divyang (physically challenged) students.
Freeship Card All eligible students shall be entitled to take admission in the institutions without pre¬ payment of tuition fees and hostel fees (but will pay refundable charges) as per the Scheme Guidelines available on the site under Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment. To enable this, a FREESHIP CARD will be issued by the State Government to the eligible students. This Freeship card shall make the student eligible to study in the institution without pre-payment of the fees, and on the condition that as and when amount is released to the student's account, the institution would be intimated to collect the same from the student.

Student should have a valid functional Mobile Number, Aadhar Number (UID), Aadhar linked Bank Account, Income Certificate, Caste Certificate and Passing Certificate for applying on the Dr Ambedkar Scholarship Portal, Government of Punjab at (select 'New Registration' from 14-04-2022 onwards). The student shall, well before the expected date of admission, register for issuance of a Freeship Card on the respective scholarship portal giving the details like the Aadhaar number, the name of the course in which he/she wants to take admission (e.g. M.Sc./ M.V.Sc./ B.V.Sc./ B.Sc./ B.Tech./ Diploma etc.) and an undertaking that the institution's charges would be paid within 7 working days from the date of receipt of the scholarship amount in his/her account. For the purpose of registration of Freeship Card, the portals shall remain open throughout the year. For the purpose of admission, the Freeship card will remain valid for period of one year from the date of issue.
Note: Those without Freeship card will have to deposit the full fee.
c. Sports Scholarship: The University awards the sports scholarship @ Rs. 350/- per month on fulfillment of prescribed conditions. The number of scholarships are four for major games (viz.,Hockey, Football, Athletics and Cricket) and four for the minor games. Rs. 350/- per month
d. DBT - Postgraduate Teaching Programme Scholarship: Each student admitted in M.Sc. (Biotechnology) with specialization in Animal Biotechnology will be awarded Rs 5000/- per month as per the terms and conditions of DBT. Rs. 5000/- per month
e. Ph.D. Programme stipend: The students enrolled for Ph.D. programme and not in receipt of any fellowship etc. shall be awarded a stipend of Rs. 750/- per month on fulfillment of prescribed conditions. Rs. 750/- per month
f. Sh. Lilakrishan Jhangi Ram Galhotra Scholarship: Scholarship of Rs 2000/- per month will be awarded to the student of B.V.Sc. & A.H. programme of College of Veterinary Sciences, Ludhiana, who secures admission to M.V.Sc. programme at GADVASU, Ludhiana and has scored highest OGPA without failure. Rs. 2000/- per month


a. University Merit Fellowship: The University offers fellowships to postgraduate students. The value and number of fellowships for each department is determined by the Academic Council/Board of Management. Currently, the value of each fellowship is Rs. 3000/- per month in Master’s programmes and Rs. 5000/- per month in Ph.D. programmes of the university. One fellowship is awarded for every 7 students or a part thereof in each department in Master’s programmes, and one fellowship in each class/discipline for every 7 students or a part thereof in each department in Ph.D. programmes. Rs. 3000/- per month in Master's programmes Rs. 5000/- per month in Ph.D. programmes
b. Shri Guru Amar Das Ji Fellowship:  This fellowship will be awarded at Rs. 1000/- per month to one M.V.Sc. student on merit basis, from any discipline of Veterinary College, who has obtained higher OCPA in B.V.Sc. & A.H. amongst the eligible applicants for this fellowship and whose family income does not exceed Rs. 6.0 lakhs per annum. The fellowship will start from the commencement of M.V.Sc. degree and awarded till two academic years in which student has enrolled. Rs. 1000/- per month
c. Dr. Jugraj Singh Dhillon Fellowship - One fellowship at Rs. 3000/- per month will be awarded on merit basis to a M.V.Sc. student majoring in the discipline of Animal Genetics & Breeding. Rs. 3000/- per month

Merit Certificates

1. Merit Cefrtificates are awarded to the students who achieve an OCPA/OGPA of 8.00 or more out of 10.00 at the end of their Masters Degree Programme.

Gold Medals and Medals

The Gold Medals/Medals are conferred at the tome of Convocation/Annual Function as under:
1. Dr. S. C. Dutt Gold Medal:The Medal is awarded to a student who secure the highest OGPA (but not less than 8.00 out of 10.00) in the class in M.V.Sc. programmes of College of Veterinary Sciences in a given academic session.
2. Dr. G.S. Sidhu Medal: The Medal is awarded to the student for excellence in Master’s programme in the discipline of Animal Nutrition.
3. Dr. S.S. Dhillon Gold Medal: The Medal is awarded to a student for excellence in M.V.Sc. programme in the discipline of Veterinary Microbiology.
4. Dr. R.D. Sharma Gold Medal: The Medal is awarded to a student for overall best work in M.V.Sc. programme in the clinical disciplines of Veterinary Gynaecology & Obstetrics, Veterinary Surgery & Radiology and Veterinary Medicine.
5. Bibi Amar Kaur Kang Gold Medal:The Medal is awarded to a student for excellence in Master’s Programme in the College of Dairy Science and Technology.
6. Simrat Sagar Singh Gold Medal: The Medal is awarded to a student for excellence in M.V.Sc. programme in the discipline of Veterinary Surgery & Radiology.