CM Sonowal welcomes special fee waiver scheme in the State.
Guwahati/2nd June’2017 (Prag News Desk): The Government of India with the aim to enhance vocational platforms in the country have launched a special fee waiver scheme for north-eastern states on Thursday. The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) constructs “inclusive growth” in the policy platform laid out by Centre. Here, the scheme will invite people from different walks of the society to develop themselves into professionals and contribute in the corporate architecture of India.
Welcoming the fee waiver scheme “Swabalambam”, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the scheme will motivate the students of North-east to engage, learn economic sustenance that will in-turn shape national sustainability. He also called for the dissemination of information about the scheme across colleges.
The scheme will cover all students registering for the foundation and executive programme stages from the north-eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim. All students belonging to the North East who have passed the 10+2 or equivalent or Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent irrespective of the percentage of marks, shall be eligible for fee waiver while registering for the foundation programme and executive programme stages.