Government is giving full tuition fee concession to SC/ST students whose annual income is less than Rs.2,50,000/- irrespective of the quota in which admitted. They need not pay the tuition fee.
Students whose parent’s annual income is less than Rs.2, 50,000/ – are eligible to get this scholarship. This scholarship is granted to SC/ ST students in addition to tuition fee concession.
Under this scheme financial assistance is provided to the SC/ ST Hostel students whose annual income is less than Rs.1 ,00 000/-. An amount of Rs.8,000/- per year will be granted.
These grants are awarded to the SC/ST students only by the Director of Collegiate Education, Chennai on the basis of marks secured in Higher Secondary Examination.
This scholarship is awarded by the District Backward Class Welfare Officer to the students of Backward/Most Backward Classes belonging to Hindu religion who have secured not less than 40% in the aggregate in the HSC examination or previous year final examinations of scholarship application. They are eligible to receive concession for special fees, examination fees and allowance for books etc. The annual income to sanction of the scholarship should be less than Rs.2,00,000/-.
An amount of Rs.20,000/- is given by the State Government to all First Generation graduate students irrespective of the community subject to the condition that their parents annual income should be less than Rs.2,00,000/- and they should have been selected for admission under Government quota through single window system of the state Government /Anna University.
Under this scheme top 5% of students in each branch will be given tuition fee concession of Rs.20,000/- per student of UG engineering courses provided if the candidate admitted/allotted are more than 5% of AICTE’s approved intake in the branch concerned.
Under this scheme the candidates whose parents are teacher, will get a scholarship of Rs.5,000/-per year.
Muslim and Christian and other minority Students are eligible under this scheme and will get a scholarship of Rs.30,000/- per year whose parents annual income is less than Rs.2,50,000/-. This scholarship is sanctioned by Government of India.