Indian Consulate Swaziland

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (ICCR) AFRICA SCHOLARSHIPS 2016/2017 FOR STUDY IN INDIA  (FULLY FUNDED) 

Application Deadline: Varying by Country. Scholarship website: http://itec.mea.gov.in

The Government of India is offering the Africa Scholarship through Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) under Africa Scholarship Scheme for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, M.Phil./Ph.D and Post-Doctoral Fellowship in various Indian Universities/Institutes. At the inaugural plenary of the India-Africa Forum Summit held in New Delhi in April 2008, The Honourable Prime Minister of India announced the Government of India’s initiative to enhance the academic opportunities for students of African countries in India by increasing the number of scholarships for them to pursue under-graduate, post-graduate and higher courses. The ICCR implements this scheme on behalf of the Ministry of External Affairs.

Training and scholarships for Swazi nationals: India has been extending training under the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme and Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) scholarships for UG/PG/Doctoral studies to Swazi nationals every year.  For 2015-16, 20 slots under the ITEC and 12 slots under the ICCR have been provided to Swaziland. And for 2016-17, still under process