Scholarships and Financial Aid
A) Scholarships instituted by donors
Kandoi-Dairkee-Gaurav KDG Scholarship
Mahabir Prasad Sultania Scholarship
Mr Deepak Sultania is the Director of Durga Bearings group, the largest distributor of bearings in India. Starting at an early age in business, he has a rich and varied experience of 37 years in the bearing trade. With his great business acumen and modern management practise he has turned his company from a small trading company to become a market leader, distributing products of multinational bearing brands all over India. Mr Deepak has also been awarded the Samaj Ratna award for his philanthropic work in Mumbai, Rajasthan. He is father of an alumnus of IIT Gandhinagar and has set up these scholarships to honour his father Sri Mahabir Prasad Sultania (the founder of Durga Enterprises) and his mother Smt. Durga Devi Sultania.
Niteen P. Sant Scholarship
Lalita J Shah & Jayantilal B Shah Scholarship
Mr Raj shah did his BTech from IIT Bombay and holds a Master’s degree from University of Wisconsin. Mr shah brings unique combination of creative leadership, entrepreneurial success, management discipline, and global experience. At Microsoft, he reenergized their online mapping services, and these mapping assets were acquired by Uber in June 2015. At Google, he spearheaded creation of Maps by establishing a global infrastructure that encompasses all countries mapped by google from the groundup. An entrepreneur by nature, Mr Shah has also held senior management positions in leading Silicon Valley technology firms. This scholarship has been instituted in the name of his parents Mrs Lalita J Shah and Mr Jayantilal B Shah.
P.K. Kelkar Scholarship
Sri Temasek@IIT Gandhinagar Scholarship
Prof. M H Divekar Scholarship
Late Prof Divekar, an adjunct Professor at IITGN during Dec 2009 to July 2013 was passionate about chemical engineering experiments. Throughout his professional career he spent many years in designing labs and lab experiments. He made enormous contribution to the IITGN in its early years by setting up excellent teaching laboratories in chemical engineering.
S.C. Mehrotra’s Scholarship
Chandrakant and Patricia Desai Scholarship
Dr. Chandrakant S. Desai is a Regents Professor at the University of Arizona, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Tucson, AZ , USA. After his high school and college education in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, he received a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) degree in 1959 in Civil Engineering from the Victoria Jubilee Technical Institute, University of Bombay. He joined the Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ as a Professor and Director of Engineering Mechanics, Geomechanics and Structural Mechanics Program, and later as the Director of the Center of Material Modeling and Computational Mechanics. He served as the Head of the Department from 1987-1991. In 1989, he was awarded the Regents Professorship by The University of Arizona.
Prof. KV Venkatesha Murthy Scholarship
Dr. JL Nayyar Scholarship
B) Scholarships instituted by IIT Gandhinagar
Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Scholarship for Excellence in Sports and Games
Scholarship for Excellence in Arts & Culture
Scholarship for Excellence in Social Work and Leadership
C) Financial Aid
Tuition Fee Waiver for Undergraduate Students Admitted in and after 2016
TATA Motors Financial Aid Program (TMFAP)