ITEC is basically a bilateral technical and economic assistance scheme, and involves short term training (five to twelve weeks) in Indian technical and professional institutions.
Five scholarships are offered by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India under this Scheme for the Slovak nationals for the civilian training programmes.
In civil training component, courses offered include: audit, administration, entrepreneurship, information technology, food processing, labour administration, manpower planning, management, parliamentary studies, small scale industries, small business development, crime records and finger printing technology, textile, remote sensing etc.
These programmes are open only for the nominees of the Government of the Slovak Republic. The employees and officials of the Government, Public Sector Enterprises, Universities and Chamber of Commerce and Industries etc. are eligible for nomination.
The entire cost of training under these schemes, including the return international airfare, tuition fees, accommodation, emergency medical treatment, stipend, book allowances and study tour, are borne by the Ministry of External Affairs of the Government of India in respect of the Slovak nominees.
The following website may be accessed for more details: https://www.itecgoi.in
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Hindi Language Scholarships
100 Scholarships are offered globally to learn the Hindi language at Kendriya Hindi Sansthan, Agra (http://www.hindisansthan.org). The duration of this course is one year. The academic year for this course is from August to April.
Admission is given to the foreign students of the following categories:
B.A. or equivalent degree. (The qualifications can be relaxed in special circumstances particularly for the students coming in PHA/CEP Schemes.
The maximum age limit is 35 years. This condition does not apply to self-financed candidates.
Students admitted under the PHA scheme are paid scholarship and an economy class airfare. In addition, they are provided the book grant, medical facilities and are exempt from the payment of tution fees. Sansthan provides rent free accommodation and stay in Hostel is mandatory.
Note: The medium of instruction is English language for all the courses.