OPJEMS Scholarship Overview
The OP Jindal Group awards the OPJEMS Scholarship primarily to engineering and management students who have the potential to excel in entrepreneurial and innovative endeavors. Around 24 engineering colleges and 16 management institutes will actively participate in the scholarship process. The top 20 students from each academic year will be invited to the OPJEMS Scholarship selection process. The scholarship amount given to students is:
- Rs 1, 25,000/- for Management student
- Rs 65, 000/- for Engineering graduates
opjems scholarship eligibility
Students from both engineering and management programmes are eligible to apply for this scholarship program. The eligibility criteria for both streams of students will be different.
Students in the top two positions from any of the following streams are eligible.
- Metallurgical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Civil engineering
In addition, the top 12 students (any specialisation subject stream) from each batch (for four years) are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.
Management students will be chosen based on the following criteria:
The top 20 students from the first year batch will be chosen. This will be determined by the results of the entrance exam.
The top 20 students from the second year batch who performed well in the first year course will be given the opportunity to participate in this scholarship programme.
How much scholarship does OP Jindal give?
The programme and the one-year LL. M. programme will be awarded the O.P. Jindal Outstanding Merit Scholarship of Rs. 1 lakh per year.
When did OP Jindal scholarship initiative start?
The O. P. Jindal Engineering & Management Scholarship was established in 2007 to honor Shri O.P. Jindal, the founding father of the Jindal group. The O P Jindal Engineering & Management Scholarship (OPJEMS) is a lasting tribute to this visionary leader.