Student Support

State/Central Govt. Scholarships/Schemes

# Name of the Scholarship Link
1 Swami Vivekananda Merit Cum Means Scholarship (SVMCM) https://svmcm.wbhed.gov.in
2 Oasis https://oasis.gov.in
3 Aikyashree
a) SVMCM
https://wbmdfcscholarship.org
4 Aikyashree
b) Post Matric Scholarship
https://wbmdfcscholarship.org
5 National Scholarship Portal https://scholarship.gov.in

 

Number of Beneficiaries of Various Scholarships (Yearwise 2017-2022) : View PDF

 

# Name of the Scheme Offered By About the Scheme Link to the Website
1 Student Credit Card Scheme Higher Education Department, Govt. of West Bengal This scheme is designed to support the students to pursue secondary, higher secondary, madrasah, undergraduate and post graduate studies including professional degree and other equivalent courses in any School, Madrasah, College, University and other affiliated institutes within and outside India. Students studying in various coaching institutions for appearing in different competitive examinations like Engineering, Medical, Law, IAS, IPS, WBCS etc, can also avail the loan under this scheme. https://wbscc.wb.gov.in

 

Scholarship Cell (SVMCM & Others):

  1. Dr. Sk Sariful Islam (Convenor) (Asst. Professor, Dept. of Education)
  2. Dr. Md. Iqbal Sultan (Member) (Asst. Professor, Dept. of Geography)

Kanyashree Scholarship Cell:

  1. Dr. Newtan Biswas (Convenor) (Asst. Professor, Dept. of Education)
  2. Dr. Debabrata Pal (Member) (Asst. Professor, Dept. of Physics)

Student Credit Card Cell:

  1. Dr. Anangamohan Panja (Nodal Officer) (Associate Professor, Dept of Chemistry)
  2. Dr. Gokul Saha (Member) (Asst. Professor, Dept. of Mathematics)

 

Recent Activities of the Scholarship and the Student Credit Card Cell:

Scholarship committee of GMGC organized the Scholarship Awareness Camp as a part of the celebration of Studentsí Week activities from 3rd January to 7th January, 2023. Thirty-two students and two teachers participated in this programme. Dr. Md. Iqbal Sultan and Dr. Sariful Islam, members of Scholarship Committee focused on State Govt. sponsored different scholarship like Swami Vivekananda Merit-Cum Means scholarship, West Bengal Chief Minister Relief Fund scholarship, Aikyashree (Swami Vivekananda Merit-Cum Means scholarship for minorities and Post Matric Scholarship) and Post Matric scholarship for SC/ST and OBC students. The speakers elaborately discussed the eligibility criteria and application procedures and several students also submitted the hardcopies of their application forms of SVMCM. During the interactive session the participants put forward their questions to the speakers and their queries were resolved satisfactorily.

A Student Credit Card Awareness Camp was also held parallelly. The program started at 1 pm with 31 students. Dr. Anangamohan Panja, Nodal Officer, discussed the benefits of the said Scheme together with the eligibility criteria. He also discussed the application procedure, documents required for the application etc. Future perspectives of the scheme were discussed during the interactive session and Dr. Panja encouraged the students to avail of the benefits of the scheme.
 

College Assistance

  • The Shibani Chatterjee Memorial Fund for the needy and deserving students.
  • Book Bank facility for the needy students.
  • Tuition fee waiver to candidates declared eligible for this benefit by a project called UDAAN undertaken by Terapanth Professional Forum of Kolkata, provided the merit positions of such candidates in the merit lists satisfy the admission norms of the College.