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Swami Vivekananda scholarship

About Swami Vivekananda Scholarship 2020: SVMCM scholarship was introduced by the Government of West Bengal to help economically weak student pursuing higher education. scholarship is given to student studying class XI and XII, undergraduate(U.G) in science/Commerce/Arts) professional course,medical, engineering or technical course in regular mode of education. Scholarship is sanctioned to students on the basis of merit cum mean criteria. Swami Vivekananda merit cum mean scholarship opens the door of opportunity for poor but meritorious student to complete their education.

Key points of SVMCM scholarship:

Name of SchemeSwami Vivekananda Merit Cum Mean Scholarship
Sponsoring bodyGovernment of West Bengal
EligibilityStudents pursuing higher education
Scholarship Amount INR 12,000-INR 60,000 p.a
Family incomeLess than INR 2.5 lakh
Last Date of online Application15th November,2020

Who can apply for Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Mean ( SVMCM) scholarship?

Student who is permanent resident of West Bengal and studying in regular school/college of West Bengal. SVMCM scholarship is for students of Class XI to Post graduate having family income less than 2.5 lakh.


Current CourseMarks on last qualifying exam
H.S,Polytechnic,Under Graduation (U.G)75%
Post Graduation (P.G)53% in honours subject
Master in Engineering55% in Engineering

What are the rate of Swami Vivekananda scholarship?

Rate of scholarship for SVMCM is given below.

CourseAllowance per month
Under Graduate (Arts) 1000
Under Graduate (Commerce)1000
Under Graduate (Science)1500
Post Graduate (Arts)2000
Post Graduate (commerce) 2000
Post Graduate ( science)2500
UGC approved other professional P.G course2500
Non NET M.Phil and NON NET PH.d5000 and 8000
H.S ( class 11)1000
AICTE approved P.G and U.G professional course5000
Polytechnic Diploma course1500
U.G ( Medical) and Diploma course5000 and 1500

Swami Vivekananda merit cum mean scholarship renewal.

Students who were awarded SVMCM scholarship in previous year and has secured 60% in under graduate( U.G) course and 50% in Post graduate (P.G) course are eligible for renewal of SVMCM scholarship. Students must apply online within one month of admission in next higher class for renewal of Swami Vivekananda merit cum mean scholarship.

Document needed for Swami Vivekananda merit cum mean scholarship registration/application.

  • Photo
  • Signature
  • Mark sheet of Previous examination
  • Madhyamik Mark sheet
  • Admission receipt
  • Income Certificate of family
  • Domicile certificate
  • Bank Passbook front page having account number and IFCS code
    All documents should be in JPEG/JPG format.

Direct link for : Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Mean Scholarship application.