Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University (RTMNU) is all set to increase the research scholarship amount from Rs.5000 to Rs. 8000.As per information, the decision would be implemented from the academic session 2021-22.As per the information, a committee was formed by the varsity administration to increase the scholarship amount. After holding numerous meetings the committee has made a proposal to increase the scholarship amount by Rs.3000.
The proposal will be sent to Vice Chancellor for approval. After getting his approval, the proposal will be presented before the management council meeting. After the approval of the proposal, provision will be made in the budget. As per the source, it is almost certain to have provision in the budget in this regard because the management council had decided to constitute the committee. The demand to increase the scholarship was raised in the senate meeting of 2019.The four member committee has decided to hike the scholarship amount by Rs.3000 after conducting several rounds of meeting. At present research scholars are getting Rs.5000 per month. After the implementation of the decision the amount will be Rs.8000.