Each year, the CMR Jnanadhara Trust awards a number of scholarships to exceptional and highly deserving students from across the University. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit/means/demonstrated leadership or sports abilities.
The CMR Memorial Scholarships are awarded to students with financial need, as determined by the CMR Scholarship Committee. It is a merit-cum-means scholarship. This financial aid comes from a dedicated scholarship fund of the CMR Jnanadhara Trust. Any student who comes from an economically weak background, and/or from a rural area is eligible to apply. The applicant must furnish the relevant details as proof of his/her eligibility. A good academic record is a must.
Only applications that are complete, and include all relevant documents (as specified below) will be considered.
Any undergraduate or postgraduate student with an outstanding academic track record will be considered for the award of CMR Merit Scholarships.
Scholarships for students seeking Undergraduate Admissions
Academic performance in Qualifying Examination (other than B.Arch.): 2021-22:
|FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS|
|BOARD||MARKS IN QUALIFYING EXAM||SCHOLARSHIP OF TUITION FEES|
|CBSE/ICSE Board||Above 91%||15%|
|State Board||Above 96%||25%|
|State Board||91% – 95%||15%|
|State Board||80% – 90%||10%|
Scholarships for students seeking Postgraduate admissions
|FOR POSTGRADUATE ADMISSIONS- MBA, MCA AND M.TECH|
|MARKS IN QUALIFYING EXAM||SCHOLARSHIP OF TUITION FEES|
|Above 80% (CGPA Above 8)||25%|
|80% – 70% (CGPA 8 to 7.0)||15%|
|70% – 65% (CGPA 7.0 to 6.5)||10%|
Based on performance in the Karnataka Common Entrance Test (K-CET):
|Upto 2000||100% Tuition fee waiver|
|2001-3000||70% Tuition fee waiver|
|3001-5000||60% Tuition fee waiver|
|>5001-5500||50% Tuition fee waiver|
|5501-6000||25% Tuition fee waiver|
|Upto 25||100% Tuition fee waiver|
|26-50||70% Tuition fee waiver|
|51-75||60% Tuition fee waiver|
|76-100||50% Tuition fee waiver|
|101-200||25% Tuition fee waiver|
|Upto2000||50% Tuition fee waiver|
|2001-3000||40% Tuition fee waiver|
|3001-5000||30% Tuition fee waiver|
|5001-8000||15% Tuition fee waiver|
|CMRUAT- B.Tech, BA LLB, BBA LLB, B.Com LLB, LLM and MBA|
|Up to 10 ranks||10%|
|All Students who appeared CMRUAT||5%|
The above fee waivers (for all categories of students) are applicable ONLY to the first year, i.e. year of admission.
Scholarship for LSAT and CLAT 2021-22
|LSAT & CLAT|
|MARKS IN QUALIFYING EXAM||SCHOLARSHIP APPLICABLE|
|Above 95% +||50%|
|90% – 95%||40%|
|85% – 90%||30%|
|80% – 85%||20%|
|75% – 80%||10%|
The above fee waivers (for all categories of students) are applicable ONLY to the first year, i.e. year of admission
These waivers will be continued for the subsequent years only if:
CMR Leadership Awards will be awarded to exceptional students who demonstrate the following behavior and leadership qualities:
The CMR Sports Scholarship aims to promote and encourage sports activities both within CMRU, as well as throughout the country. These scholarships are offered at the State, National, and International Levels.
Students having participated in sports competitions including track and field events, athletics, cricket, hockey, basketball, volleyball, swimming, and fencing at the State, National and International levels are eligible to apply. Students who have participated in yoga or chess at National and International competitions are also invited to apply.
|National Level Medalist / AIU- Medalist
/ Federation Cups Medalist / National
federation of School Games Medalist
/ World Games Medalist
|First three positions||90%Programme Fee waiver
and Free Food at University Hostel
|National Level participated / AIU- participated /
Federation Cups participated / DYESS / SAI /
National federation of School Games
|Participation||75% Fee waiver|
|State Level||First three positions||50 % Fee waiver|
|South Zone||First four positions||50 % Fee waiver|
|State /– Junior / Senior Level||Participation||30 % Fee waiver|
*This sports scholarship is available for first 16 students only
|National Cricket Team||Participation /Member||100% Tuition Fee waiver|
|State, Vijay Hazere, Deodhar Trophy , Indian camp , IPL||Participation /Member||90% Tuition Fee waiver and
Free Food at University Hostel
|U-16, U- 19, U- 23, KPL, C.K. Naidu trophy,
State probable, 1st – 2nd Division.
|Participation /Member||75 % Fee waiver|
|KCSA – If students Zonal / state Probable / 3rd Division||—||50 % Fee waiver|
|State /– Junior / Senior Level||Participation||30% Fee waiver|
**This Cricket scholarship is available for first 14 students only
Students may also apply for scholarships from outside sponsors to receive financial aid to assist with their academic tuition. The following are other organizations and sources (outside of CMR University) that grant scholarships to students who meet their eligibility criteria.
I. CMR Students Scholarships
Students who are joining from within the CMR Group of Institutions i.e. from CMR PU / +2 to UG programmes and CMR UG to PG programmes are eligible for a scholarship of Rs 5000 for UG/PG courses except those offered at the CMRU SOET. For courses offered at the SOET, the scholarship amount applicable is Rs.20000/-·This scholarship is apart from that of the Founder’s Day Scholarship.
II. Social Service
III. Defense Scholarships and Bravery Award
|Ward of Recipients of – Gallantry Paramvir Chakra,
Ashok Chakra, Mahavir Chakra, Kirti Chakra,
Veer Chakra and Shaurya Chakra-
|25% Tuition Fee waiver|
|Killed in action||25% Tuition Fee waiver|
|Disabled in action||25% Tuition Fee waiver|
|President police medals||20% Tuition fee waiver|
|Working / Retired (Army, navy, Air Force,
CRPF, BSF and Police)
|10% tuition fee waiver|
IV. For Siblings
This fees concession is applicable for the students whose siblings are studying in the same School of CMR University or studying higher education in any of the institutions under the CMR Group· Benefits
V. Referral Scheme Proposal
For existing staff/students referring any of their relatives/neighbors/persons known to them(with due establishment of relationship)-
VI. Single Parent
Children of single parents (Mother only) having scored 70% marks at the qualifying examination are eligible for:
VII. 7 Sisters
Students from North East – Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura are eligible for admission into any of CMRGOI with
VIII. Andaman & Nicobar
Students from Andaman and Nicobar islands are eligible to get
IX. Physically Abled
|70% handicapped||70 % Tuition Fee waiver|
|Between 50-25% handicapped||40% tuition fee waiver|
|Below 25% handicapped||10% Tuition Fee waiver|
1. Students are allowed to avail any one of the Merit scholarship, Sports scholarship, Fee Discounts, Fee Concession for CMRGOI for the academic year 2021- 2022.
2. Fees payment in instalments / Semester will be decided case by case like previous years. This will be decided by the Director CMRGOI, after receiving details from the respective campus counsellors as in the previous years.
3. The above fee waivers for all categories of students are applicable ONLY to the first year, i.e. year of admission.