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Admission of Government Sponsored Students at ICFAI University Sikkim from overseas Region

Posted on: July 18, 2018 | Back | Print

Admissions of Government Sponsored Students at ICFAI University Sikkim from overseas region

The Embassy of India would like to inform that the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University Sikkim has offered various programmes under Government of India Scholarship for International students in respect of General Cultural Scholarship Schemes, Culture Exchange Program, Common- wealth Fellowship Plan, reciprocal scholarship scheme, Technical Cooperation Scheme of the Colombo Plan, SAARC fellowship scheme, Apasaheb Pant Scholarship Scheme, and ICCR Scholarship scheme.

ICFAI University Sikkim has been established in 2004 and a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Federation of Universities, India and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). The University offers Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes in Management, Information Technology, Law, Humanities & Social Science and other areas. Currently, the University has students from Bhutan, Nepal and all parts of India undergoing studies in various disciplines. The University believes in creating and disseminating knowledge and skills in core and frontier areas through innovative educational programmes, research, consulting and publishing, and developing a new cadre of citizens with a high level of competence and deep sense of ethics and commitment to the code of professional conduct.

This is also to inform that each and every programme offered by the IUS is designed carefully keeping in mind the requirements of the students as well as the industry. At IUS we focus on developing the students through simple and effective classroom teaching coupled with games, case studies and meaningful role plays. Consequently a major section of our Alumni are now placed in different institutions across the country through campus placement process and few of them are also in abroad.

Sikkim is a very small hilly state in the Eastern Himalayas surrounded by vast stretches of Tibetan Plateau in the North, Chumbi Valley of Tibet and the kingdom of Bhutan in the east, Darjeeling district of West Bengal in the South and the kingdom of Nepal in the West. Sikkim, being an organic state of India with soothing climate condition and most peaceful environment, is now one of the education hubs of North East region of India and the students who want to pursue their education in Sikkim will have an added advantage. ICFAI University Sikkim has excellent facilities in terms of faculty, hostel and transportation.

ICFAI was established in 1984 as not-for-profit society with the board objective of empowering citizens through world class quality education. Since its establishment, ICFAI Group has made a significant mark in the Indian Education field with a pan- Indian network and presence and has been instrumental in developing a new generation of professionals in India. The ICFAI Group has 3 Strategic Institutional Units namely, the ICFAI Business School those have been consistently ranked among the top ranked B- school of Indian providing excellent academic delivery and infrastructure to its students and the Flexible learning Programs (Distance learning Mode). Recent awards won by the ICFAI Group are:

Great Place to Study” Certification 2017-18- GPTS Research Institute

Thought Leadership Ward 2017 for ICFAI Case Research Center- Skill Tree Knowledge Consortium

Best Higher Education Brand for Innovation in Cirriculum- 2017- Business World Education Award

ICFAI University Sikkim has been included in the various schemes of the Government of India and it has also been included in the Overseas Government efforts in internationalization of higher education and helping the Indian youths residing overseas and the students of Norway to undertake the studies at ICFAI campus, Sikkim. This will no doubt bring the cultural exchange, strong ties, and educational tourism for both the counties at the same time providing them unruffled atmosphere.

Eligible candidates may like to visit ICFAI’s website http://www.iusikkim.edu.in/ for more information. For admission, the students may like to contact the University through proper channel of Government of India.

The Embassy would greatly appreciate if this could be forwarded to all concerned.