The Government of India under the aegis of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is offering

five scholarships

within the framework of the General Scholarship Scheme to Spanish nationals wishing to study at graduate, post graduate or research levels in universities and educational institutions in India during the academic year 2018-19.

The scholarships include enrolment and course fees, besides a fixed amount of living expenses. The scholarships are granted for the full duration of the course.

Applicants are requested to log onto «Admissions to Alumni» (A2A), the Scholarship Portal developed by ICCR at

This portal contains all the relevant information for the applicants including details of all State Universities, Central Universities and Institutes, colleges affiliated with them, courses available, availability of hostels, applications guidelines, eligibility criteria and other relevant information for helping the applicants in decision-making while applying for the academic courses of their preference.

Please carefully note the following


Applications should be submitted

latest by 15 January 2018

through the online application mechanism.


should be complete

in every detail. Kindly read the guidelines on the portal.

Short-listed candidates will have to appear for an

English Proficiency Exam

conducted at the Embassy of India (Avenida Pio XII, 30, Madrid) on

29 January 2018


ICCR Scholarship Application Portal:

Applicants should

clearly mention the course

to which they are seeking admission while mentioning choices.

Applicants are advised to


go through the courses offered

by the Universities carefully before finally submitting the application form. List of Universities where ICCR students are currently studying which is available at ICCR Website


does not award scholarship for MBBS/BDS

courses and Casual Research/Diplomas/Short-term courses.

Applicant must produce a

medical fitness certificate

from the recognized hospital in the prescribed format available with the online application form.

Students applying for


courses should submit a


along with the application.

Students wishing to pursue

performing arts

should upload



An applicant should have studied

mathematics, physics and chemistry

at Higher Secondary level to be eligible for admission to science/

engineering courses

Submission of application form does not guarantee confirmed admission.

Indian Universities/ Educational institutions are autonomous and independent bodies and have their own eligibility criteria on the basis of which they confirm admissions.

For any further queries, interested students should contact the Culture and Academics Section of the Embassy of India in Madrid by fax at 91-345 11 12 or email to

[email protected]


[email protected]