Post-graduate and Ph.D students are being awarded the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies Merit Scholarship and KUFOS Fellowship according to their eligibility. The main object of the fellowship is to give financial assistance and incentive to all the eligible Post-graduate students, who are taking their thesis problem as part of the University Research Programme, irrespective of their nativity.
KUFOS FELLOWSHIPS : Meritorious students admitted to the Master’s Degree Programme in the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies is eligible for the Junior Fellowship. Meritorious candidates admitted to Ph.D programme are eligible for the Senior Fellowship. Students in receipt of any other scholarship, fellowship or financial assistance from any other source during the period will not be considered for the award of KUFOS fellowships. The University offers five fellowships each for Post graduate and Ph.D students from each School. Junior fellowship is Rs. 2,000/- per month and Senior Research fellowship is Rs. 13,000/- per month.
MANAPPURAM FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP : Three students from the general category and three belonging to fisherman community undergoing MBA programme are eligible to receive the Manappuram Foundation scholarship. The amount of scholarship is Rs 4000/-per month. This scholarship will be awarded to eligible students in each semester.