The School extends scholarships to students in need of financial assistance. The objective of the scholarship policy is to ensure that a meritorious student is not deprived of education for financial reasons. This process is intended for those students who have a pressing need for financial assistance.
a) Minimum CGPA of 3.33 (equivalent to a ‘B+’ grade average) at the end of Term-3
b) Family annual combined income for the Financial Year : Less than INR 10 Lakhs
Based on CGPA at the end of Term-3, the Office of Academic Administration sends a notification to eligible students to apply for Merit-cum-Means scholarship.
Scholarship is given only to those students who are assessed to have the need for it. The Committee makes this decision based on the information provided by the student and a personal interview with him/her, if required. Based on the recommendations of the Scholarship Committee, the top 10 students who meet the above eligibility criteria will be considered for the award of scholarship. The scholarship amount shall be up to Rs 2 lacs per student.
In November 2019, CFA Institute approved the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program of IFMR GSB, Krea University, under the CFA University Affiliation Program (UAP). This affiliation signals potential students, employees and all stakeholders that the curriculum of the MBA program of IFMR GSB, Krea University covers a significant portion of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge as well as places emphasis on the ethics aspects covered under the CFA institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct. This thereby showcases that the MBA program offered is in close synergy with the global professional practices.
Under the CFA UAP program, in each fiscal year, IFMR GSB is eligible to award scholarships to a set
number of students pursuing their MBA at IFMR GSB to take the coveted CFA program.
Details of the scholarship recipients are as follows:
Academic Year 2020-21
Academic Year 2019-20
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