The Oxford and Cambridge Society of India (OCSI) Scholarship is awarded to the candidates opting for any undergraduate, graduate, research, or certificate program at the University of Oxford and University of Cambridge.
The OCSI Scholarship is available for a number of programs at Oxford University and Cambridge University. Furthermore, students opting for admissions in any college affiliated by the mentioned universities can also apply for the scholarship.
Note: Each year The Oxford and Cambridge Society of India seeks to raise funds and receive other grants that become available by June each year. Candidates applying for The OCSI scholarships will be eligible for any such additional grants as well.
|Scholarship Type||Merit-Based, College-Specific|
|Organization||Oxford and Cambridge Society of India|
|Application Deadline||May 01 ,2021|
|No. of Scholarships||1|
|Renewability||One Time Payment|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||http://www.oxbridgeindia.com/scholarships/ocsi-scholarship-guidelines/|
In the first place, students need to opt for any part-time or full-time programs at Cambridge University, Oxford University or in any of the colleges affiliated by the two to be eligible for the scholarship. Further shortlisting of the candidates is done on the basis of the eligibility criteria defined by the universities.
Eligibility criteria as per the universities::
Note: Candidates are supposed to get admitted in the Oxford or Cambridge University via the normal academic procedure. OCSI will not assist them in the admissions.
Students applying for the OCSI scholarship should possess an offer letter from Oxford or Cambridge University or any of the affiliated colleges. Students going to apply for the scholarship are supposed to consider a few points, have a look:
Applicants can visit the official website of the Oxford and Cambridge Society of India (OCSI) for any further details.
OCSI considers the overall performance of a candidate before deciding the result and awarding the scholarship. It is a highly coveted award since the number of scholarships is limited and there are a huge number of applicants.
The major factors which catalyze the shortlisting of the candidates are:
Note: Shortlisted candidates are required to physically appear for an interview during the selection process.
|Study Level||Undergraduate/ Graduate/ Post-graduate Level|
|Eligible Candidates||Indian nationals only|
|Number of Scholarships||Minimum 1|
|Scholarship Award||USD 5,624|
Decisions regarding the award of the OCSI scholarship are not based on age, sex color, caste, religion or disability as it is an equal opportunity scholarship.
The Oxford and Cambridge Society was founded in the 1960s and it is basically an alumni network of the students from both the mentioned universities. The society has a total number of 600 members. The society headquarters are situated in Delhi.