|Q: Is financial need of the student also taken into
account while deciding an award of the scholarship? |
A: No, OPJEMS is a scholarship that is
awarded purely on the basis of merit and a financial need is not taken into account in any of the
|Q: How many students will be awarded scholarships?
A: A total of 100 students shall be awarded.
|Q: Would I be required to sign any long term bonds if I
get the scholarship? |
A: No, there are no bonds in order to accept the scholarship.
|Q: If at present I hold any scholarship, will I still be
eligible to apply for OPJEMS?
A: Yes, a student holding any other scholarship can still apply
for OPJEMS, provided he/she meets the eligibility criterion.
|Q: What are the important dates?|
Dates are :
| Date of Launch
Last date for providing nominations
Last date for
Last date for submitting business proposal
Date of online test (Fri &
Declaration of stage I results
of stage I results (Wednesday)
Date of virtual interview
Declaration of final results
|: 7th August (Friday)
: 31st August
: 15th September
: 15th September
: 18th & 19th September
: 30th September
October -23rd October
: 31st October (Saturday)
|Q: How a student can nominate himself / herself for OPJEMS
A: Students cannot nominate themselves; they can only be nominated by their
respective institute according to the nomination criteria.
|Q: How a student can register himself /
A: Students can register themselves through OPJEMS mobile app, by clicking on
‘Register’ tab. Only students nominated by institute can register themselves.
|Q: Is student who has been nominated / awarded in any of
the previous year’s OPJEMS scholarship also eligible for current year OPJEMS scholarship?
he/ she is eligible, provided he/she meets the eligibility criterion.
|Q: How will the online test and interviews are conducted
A: Everything from launch to online test & interview will happen on virtual
|Q: When will Medal Ceremony happen?
of Medal Ceremony will depend upon situation and government regulations (under Covid-19 scenario)
|Q: What is the amount of scholarship?|
Scholarship amount for Management Institutes is Rs. 1,50,000
Scholarship amount for Engineering Institutes is Rs. 80,000
|Q: What psychometric test will be used in OPJEMS online
A: PPA (personal profile analysis) will be used. PPA assesses behavior basis DISC
(Dominance, Influence, Steadiness and Compliance) theory formulated by Dr. William Moulton Marston.
|Q: Can students from non-participating institutes apply
|Q: Can students from mixed stream / dual degree apply or
A: No. Students from only core / flagship courses are eligible.
|Q: What is Nomination Process of OPJEMS 2020?
Institutes representatives share the nominations basis eligiblie criteria for OPJEMS 2020.