Special fee waiver scheme for NE students launched by ICSI
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 03-Jun-2017

New Delhi, June 3: The students from North Eastern states will be benefitted by a special limited period fee waiver scheme announced by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) under Govt's "Swabalamban – Samagra Shiksha, Samagra Vikas".

The ICSI announced this limited time fee waiver scheme for students northeastern states under company secretaries’ foundation and executive programme. This will be limited period fee waiver scheme.

Under the ‘Swavlamban-Samagra Shiksha, Samagra Vikas’, students from the region can get free registration from June 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018 for any of the programmes in which the entire course fee would be waived, institute president Shyam Agrawal told media.

This scheme is aimed to provide an opportunity to the youth of the region to come to the mainstream and fulfill their dreams.

The Government of India is already making conscious efforts in improving the infrastructure in these areas and the Institute is doing its bit for the development of society at large.

The scheme will cover all students registering for the foundation and executive program stages from the north-eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, and Sikkim.

All students belonging to the North East who have passed the 10+2 or equivalent or Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent irrespective of the percentage of marks shall be eligible for fee waiver while registering for the foundation program and executive program stages.

Ministry for Development of North-Eastern Region DoNER region Dr.Jitendra Singh launched this special fee waiver scheme for NE students at a function at the North Eastern Chapter of the ‘the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI)’.

Welcoming the Fee waiver scheme, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the initiative of the Institute would encourage the youth of the North East to develop themselves into professionals and be an important part of the corporate architecture of the country. He also called for the dissemination of information about the scheme in the State’s colleges.

The Government of India is already making conscious efforts in improving the infrastructure in these areas and the Institute is doing its bit for the development of society at large.