FAQs about the Financial Assistance Program

Does FCC offer any financial aid/scholarships?
FCC offers financial aid to all deserving and academically eligible students.

Does FCC offer full fee scholarships?
FCC offers full fee and 75% tuition fee merit scholarships. (Limited seats available)

Is it mandatory to submit Online Financial Assistance Form?
Yes, It is mandatory for all applicants to submit Online Financial Assistance Form.

Will I have to submit hard copy after online submission of financial assistance form?
Yes, you will have to submit a hard copy of this form after its online submission. All required documents will be submitted with the hard copy of the form.

Does this financial aid cover other expenses like hostel dues, books, etc?
The financial aid award directly affects the tuition and hostel charges.

When should FCC students apply for need-based financial aid?
Continuing Students must apply for need-based financial aid in March for the following academic year as per deadlines announced by Financial Aid Department. Newly admitted students can apply when their classes begin.

How many times can a student apply for financial aid?

  • Intermediate students can apply once a year for two consecutive years.
  • Baccalaureate students can apply once a year for four consecutive years.
  • MS/ MPhil/ MBA students can apply once a year for one/two consecutive years.

How will I know that I have been awarded financial aid?
Students are notified through college website. Notices are also placed on all the main notice boards.

Who can apply for financial aid?
FCC does not discriminate on the basis of religion, ethnicity or caste. We encourage students with genuine need to apply.

Does FCC offer scholarships other than financial aid?
Yes, FCC encourages its students to apply for all government and non-governmental scholarships and loan schemes.

Does everyone who applies for financial aid receive it?
Need-based financial aid is given to deserving students who have truthfully completed their financial aid form and proved their genuine need/ academic eligibility for assistance.

Is there any penalty for providing fake/ incorrect information in the financial aid form?
Yes, there is a penalty of permanent rejection and fine of Rs.10, 000/- is imposed. It also causes reversal of all previously given financial assistance.