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G.O MS 36 dt 30.03.2016 SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT – Post Matric Scholarships - Ambedkar Overseas Vidya Nidhi – Relaxation of minimum percentage of marks for SC students for Graduation / P.G. Courses for pursuing higher studies in Foreign Universities – Orders – Issued.




      GOVERNMENT  OF  ANDHRA PRADESH                            ABSTRACT
 SOCIAL  WELFARE DEPARTMENT  – Post  Matric  Scholarships  - Ambedkar  Overseas Vidya  Nidhi  – Relaxation  of  minimum  percentage  of  marks  for  SC  students  for Graduation  /  P.G.  Courses  for pursuing higher  studies in  Foreign  Universities – Orders  – Issued. ------SOCIAL WELFARE(EDN.2) DEPARTMENT G.O.MS.No.  36                                            Dated: 30-03-2016
Read the following :-
1.G.O.Ms.No.54, Social Welfare (Edn.2) Dept., dt:28-06-2013. 2.G.O.Ms.No.29, Social Welfare (Edn.2) Dept., dt:19-05-2015.
 3.From the Director of Social Welfare, AP, Hyd., Lr.No.D2/1010/2016,    dt:29-03-2016
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                    O R  D  E R   : In the G.O. 1st  read  above,  Government  have introduced the  scheme  of “Ambedkar  Overseas  Vidya Nidhi”  – Financial  assistance  for  S.C.  students  for pursuing  higher  studies in  Foreign Universities.   Among other conditions, Government  have  stipulated  that  for  admission in  PG  and Ph.D.  courses,  minimum marks of 60% at Graduate and PG Level were prescribed. 2.   Subsequently, in  the G.O. 2nd  read  above,  Government  have  reduced  the minimum percentage of marks for  admissions  of PG  Courses in  Medicine  from 60% to 55% pass percentage.   3.     In the reference 3rd  read  above,  the Director  of  Social  Welfare,  A.P., Hyderabad has  submitted  proposal  and requested  that  SC  students under  the scheme  of  Ambedkar  Overseas  Vidya Nidhi,  shall  be  selected  without  observing minimum percentage  of marks  of  qualifying examination and SC  students  to  be selected,  as  per the  order  of  merit  (percentage  of  marks  of  qualifying examination),  till  the  target  of  (300)  students,  per  year,  is  achieved,  i.e.,  (150) seats  in  Fall  Season  and  the  remaining (150)  seats  in Spring  Season,  subject to fulfillment  of  other  conditions  stipulated under  the  scheme, vide  references  1st and  2nd  read  above.   Left  over vacancies  of  the  previous  season  will  be considered/filled for next season, in the same financial year. 4.     In  the  circumstances  reported  in  the  reference  3rd  read  above,  Government, after  careful  examination  of  the proposal  and  in  relaxation  of  the orders  issued vide reference 2nd  read  above,  hereby  order  that SC  students  under  the  scheme  of Ambedkar  Overseas  Vidya  Nidhi,  shall  be  selected  without  observing minimum percentage of  marks  of  qualifying examination  and  as  per  the  order  of  merit (percentage of  marks  in  qualifying examination),  till  the target  of  (300)  students, per  year, is  achieved,  i.e.,  (150)  seats in  Fall  Season  and  the  remaining (150)  seats in Spring Season,  subject  to  fulfillment of  other  conditions  stipulated  under  the scheme  vide  references  1st  and  2nd  read  above.   Left  over  vacancies  of  the previous  season  shall  be  considered/filled for  next  season,  in  the  same  financial year.
5.   -2- The above orders will come into force with immediate effect. 6. The  Director  of  Social Welfare,  AP,  Hyderabad  shall take  further  action accordingly.
                    (BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH) Dr.VIJAY  KUMAR PRINCIPAL SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT

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