Mangaluru: “Shaheen Group of Institutions has decided to give scholarships worth Rs 5 crores for Long term NEET repeaters across India for this academic year,” said Chairman of the Shaheen Group of Institutions-Bidar Dr. Abdul Qadeer on Friday.
He was speaking while addressing a press conference at Ocean Pearl on November 13.
“Parents are in financial distress because of the floods and the coronavirus pandemic. We have decided to provide Rs 5 crores worth of scholarships to the financially challenged students seeing that AIR 9th and 1st ranks have been secured in the Karnataka in NEET-2020 results. The scholarships will be offered at all branches of the Shaheen Group of Institutions across the country,” he added.
Speaking further, he said that preference will be given to Kannada medium students.
Students will be awarded a scholarship based on the marks obtained in NEET. Over three thousand students are expected to benefit from the scholarship and those who have lost their parents to the coronavirus pandemic will be provided with free training for NEET, including food and accommodation.
“Interested students can register for free on our website and take advantage of the opportunity. November 25 is the last date to register for the long-term NEET Repeater,” Dr Qadeer said.
More than 15,000 students are studying at the Shaheen Education Institute, which started 32 years ago with just 16 students in a small classroom. At present, there are a total of 42 branches throughout the country, including Karnataka, and the institution has garnered the attention of the nation through quality education in PUC, CET, and NEET, he added.
Campus Career Academy Career Guidance counsellor Umar U H welcomed the gathering and briefed about the scholarship. M D Arbaaz Ahmed, who scored the 85th rank in NEET India and 3rd rank in Karnataka, and Sayeed Mohammed Maaz, a 3,037 rank holder in NEET, were also present.
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