In its report the Commission also suggested that mark relaxation should be allowed for the candidates of the Economically Weaker Sections in the recruitment tests for the post of high school teacher/higher secondary school teacher.
The students of full-time PG programmes who had cleared GATE/GPAT/CEED during the time of admission would get Rs 12,400 per month as scholarship for up to 24 months.
Online applications are now invited by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for merit scholarships for single girl child.
The Lower Secondary Scholarship (LSS) and Upper Secondary Scholarship (USS) examinations which are conducted for class 4 and 7 students in Kerala will be held on December 18, the Education Department announced.
The candidates who belong to minority communities and whose annual family income do not exceed Rs 2 lakh can apply for this scholarship.
The scholarship is funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and its recipients are selected by British Embassies and High Commissions throughout the world.
The annual family incomes should not exceed Rs 2.5 lakh. Applications must be submitted at the schools before September 30
The courses include Robotic Process Automation, Data Science and Analytics, Full Stack Development, Security Analyst, Software Testing and Digital Marketing
As per the latest decision, Muslim students would get up to 59.05% while Christian communities would get 40.87% of the scholarship
A single candidate would receive up to Rs 1.1 crore as scholarship for 5 years. This would amount to Rs 1.4 lakh per month and an annual allowance of Rs 7 lakh as research grant.