Manipal Academy of Higher Education offers different kinds of scholarships to students according to different eligibility requirements. Eligible students should benefit tremendously through these scholarships.  


With the objective of encouraging meritorious students and academic excellence, many scholarships are offered for deserving candidates. The quantum of scholarship and the number of scholarships are subject to change from time to time. Details will be published in our website.


Scholarship for Konkani Speaking Students

10% tuition fee waiver for admission to all courses of Manipal Academy of Higher Education for Konkani Speaking students only. They have to pay other fee as well as remaining tuition fee. Eligible students need to apply separately after the admission. However, these candidates should pay the full fee at the time of admission and the fee waiver will be given separately after scrutinizing their eligibility. The waiver will be 25% for those students joining Allied Health Sciences or Nursing courses. This would be applicable to General Category only.


In addition to this they can also apply Interest subsidy on education loan scholarship on the basis of parents’ income.


Scholarships for Academy of General Education Students (Sages)

There are a few seats reserved for students who have studied their two years of PUC for undergraduate courses or qualifying examination (all years/semesters) for other courses in the AGE colleges.

Admission will be done as per the admission criteria mentioned for the respective course. The award of scholarship amount will be based on the percentage of marks secured in the qualifying examination (as per the eligibility requirement of the course) and parents’ annual income .In addition to the above mentioned scholarship students are also eligible for Interest Subsidy on Education Loan scholarship.


Scholarships for MCON students:

Manipal Academy of Higher Education offers merit cum means scholarships for students joining BSc Nursing courses. To be eligible, candidate should have secured above 80% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in 10+2 board examination. Scholarship amount shall be determined based on the parents’ annual income (from all sources) as mentioned below:

Parents’ annual income

Scholarship on course fee

Upto    Rs.5 lakhs


Above  Rs.5 lakhs upto Rs.7.5 lakhs


Above  Rs.7.5 lakhs upto Rs.10 lakhs


Above  Rs.10 lakhs upto Rs.12.5 lakhs                       


Above  Rs.12.5 lakhs


The above scholarship is applicable only to general category students and will cover only the course fee payable for the particular course of study. The students will however be required to pay the remaining first year course fee (excluding scholarship amount) and registration fee payable at the time of counseling/admission. The candidate should submit their 10+2 marks card at the time of admission to avail this scholarship. This scholarship will not cover the expenses such as hostel accommodation, books etc.


Eligible candidates should produce attested photocopy of the latest Income Tax (IT) return form for proof of parents’ income. Non-working parent should produce a notarized affidavit indicating that they are not employed. 


The award of merit-cum-means scholarship for the subsequent years will be based on the performance of the candidate in the university examinations. They will have to obtain minimum aggregate 65% marks in each academic year with pass in all subjects.