Scholarship options after HSC Science in Gujarat

This article provides complete details about various scholarships available after HSC science. These scholarship types vary with respect to the caste/category and percentage of results obtained by the candidate.

A scholarship is one kind of monetary benefit given to a scholar or student who just cleared an exam or competition. There are various scholarships types available at different stages of study from schooling to college. HSC (Higher Secondary School Certificate) is one such stage. To clear HSC is one of the most important phases of any student's life who wants to pursue his or her graduation for a job or business. India is a developing nation and has a division of people with respect to their income, namely poor, middle class, and rich. The scholarship is one kind of assistance given to eligible students, particularly poor and middle-class students. They score high to be eligible to get such kind of scholarship available through various government schemes. Gujarat government also provides various scholarships for students pursuing higher studies who are eligible after passing 12th science or HSC.

  • Mukhyamantri Yuva Swavalamban Yojana (MYSY)

  • SC/ST Scholarship

  • NT/DNT Scholarship

  • Merit-cum-means scholarship and

  • Pragati Scholarship Scheme for girls for technical education
  • are various scholarships available from the Gujarat government. Let us look at each scholarship type with eligibility and amount in each scholarship scheme.

    Mukhyamantri Yuva Swavalamban Yojana (MYSY)

    This Scholarship Scheme is available for all category students having scored 80 percentile or more in the HSC exam passed in the current admission year. The student's family annual income should not exceed Rs. 6 lacs amount. This Scholarship has a different scheme amount depending on the type of professional course he chooses for his career. Medical and dental courses get 50% of tuition fees or Rs. 2 lacs whichever is less. For engineering, pharmacy, ayurvedic, nursing, agriculture, physiotherapy, paramedical, veterinary, homeopathic courses get 50% of tuition fees or Rs. 50,000 whichever is less. While BBA, BSc, B.Com, BA and BCA courses get 50% of tuition fees or Rs. 10,000 whichever is less and all the diploma courses avail 50% of tuition fees or Rs. 25,000 amount whichever is less. If a student who is taking MYSY benefits will not get any benefits in a given semester if he or she fails to get at least 50 % marks in the previous semester.

    Scholarship options after HSC Science in Gujarat

    SC/ST Category scholarship scheme

    All SC/ST category students will get 100 % scholarship from the government if their family annual income is less than Rs. 2,50,000. All SC/ST students are eligible to get free-ship cards. They need to obtain such cards to avail this 100 % scholarship from the government. They do not need to pay fees at college. The tuition fees amount is directly deposited in the college fee account.

    NT/DNT Category scholarship scheme

    All the Notified Tribes or Denotified Tribes (NT/DNT) are eligible to get Rs. 50,000 amount as a scholarship from the government if their annual income is less than Rs. 2 lacs. One can apply for such a scholarship after the admission is confirmed. One has to produce an admission letter from the institute to get this scholarship approval from the government.

    Merit-cum-means scholarship scheme for minorities

    This scholarship is given to all the minorities if their annual income is less than Rs. 2 lacs. The scholarship amount is Rs. 20,000. One has to get an admission letter to avail of the scholarship. One can apply for this scholarship at

    Pragati Scholarship Scheme for Girls for Technical Education

    A girl student who has passed HSC can get a scholarship of Rs. 30,000 or tuition fees whichever is less. This scholarship is given to the first 4000 girls across the nation. One has to apply for this scheme online at


    A candidate who applies for higher education after passing HSC in Gujarat can avail of various scholarship options based on caste, category, gender, and annual income. One has to qualify for any of the schemes like MYSY, SC/ST, Merit cum means, NT/DNT, Pragati Scholarship for girls to get the scholarship.


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