Kanyashree Scholarship K3 Program for University Students, Online Application & Eligibility


Learn more about Kanyashree Scholarship for university students, who are pursuing a post-graduate degree. Know about the eligibility criteria, online application process, and other important information. Kanyashree Prakalpa K3 Program for West Bengal girl students.

Kanyashree Prakalpa Scholarship

Now Kanyashree Scholarship also available for University girls students. Currently this Kanyashree Scheme available for School and College girls students. But recently the Chief Minister of West Bengal announced that ‘Kanyashree Scheme’ for Postgraduate courses also available.

On July 28th, 2017 the Hon’ble Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamta Banerjee announced that Kanyashree K3 also start for the girl students who are currently studying at any University. This scholarship will help the girl students in their Higher Studies. Kanyashree Prakalpa received the national and international recognition for its design governance features.

Girls students, who are already registered for K2 scheme, are only eligible for K3 scheme. To apply Kanyashree K3 scheme, students have to passed Undergraduate degree with at least 45% marks and took admission on any Postgraduate course under any University.

Under Kanyashree K3 scheme, Science stream students will receive Rs. 2500 per month and Arts stream students will receive Rs. 2000 per month. There is no any maximum age limit to apply for Kanyashree K3 Prakalpa.

Kanyashree K1 scheme for the 13 to 18 years old school students. Under this K1 scholarship scheme girl, students are getting Rs. 750 per year. Kanyashree K2 scheme for unmarried college girls students under age 18 to 19 years and the monthly family income less than Rs. 10,000. Students will get one time Rs. 25,000 for K2 scholarships.

Kanyashree K3 for University girls students, who are currently pursuing a Postgraduate degree. On this category, no matter what is the material status and what is the monthly family income. Chief Minister also announced that among those Kanyashree holder top 10 girls, who will go for further study and research (P.hd degree), their all the amount will provide by NRI citizens.

Kanyashree K3 Scholarship Online Application Process

If you fulfill all the eligibility requirements for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship and apply for this, then follow the steps. The last date of Online Application is 30th November 2017.

■ For Online Application at first visit the Application Portal, http://svmcm.wbhed.gov.in and click on the Apply for Kanyashree Prakalpa (K3) under the tab DIRECTORATE of PUBLIC INSTRUCTION (DPI).

■ Now select Year, Kanyashree ID, Name, Date of Birth, Father’s & Mother’s name and then click on K2 Authentication.

■ After successful verification, you could update your information from the application form and then click on the Register option. You will get a unique Applicant ID.

■ Now login to the website (svmcm.wbhed.gov.in) with your Applicant ID and password. Then click on the Edit Application/Edit Profile option and update your information and upload scanned photograph and signature. You can update your bank account details also.

■ Now upload the supportive documents, Admit Card and Marksheet of Madhyamik Exam, Admit Card and Marksheet of the last exam passed, Domicile Certificate (Aadhaar Card, Ration Card, Voter Card etc) and Scanned copy of Bank Passbook 1st page.

■After uploading all the documents, click on the Final Submit option and then download the Head of Institute Verification Certificate. Take print it out and signed and attested by the Head of your institution and upload it to the website.

■ After upload, the verification certificate, the Online Application Process for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship will be completed.

Read More about Post Matric Scholarships for Indian Students, who are currently reading in College or University.

Important information about Kanyashree K3 Program
■ Girls Students pursuing a Postgraduate degree and passed UG course with 45% marks are eligible.
■ Scholarship amount for Science Stream Students, Rs. 2500 per month and for Arts Stream Students Rs. 2000 per month.
■ There is no any maximum age limit to apply.
■ Unmarried as we as Married students also apply for Kanyashree K3 Program.

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  1. Hi i am asmita khatun…i am postgraduate student for Rabindra varty university in west bengal i don’t take k2 scheme. .am i eligible for k3 scheme

    • Hello Asmita, as you not applied for Kanyashree K2 Scholarship, you cannot apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship.

  2. Sir I complete graduation in college under west Bengal state university in 2018 .I also do k2. Now I am admitted in MSC in college under west Bengal state university.Can I eligible for k3.

    • Hello Madhumita, yes you can apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship. The application not started yet. But it will be available very soon.

  3. There is no any information regarding commerce students…..how much they will get from this scheme…. for m.com degree

    • Hello Shivani, Commerce students will get Rs. 2500 per month (same as Science Stream) on Kanyashree K3 Scholarship.

  4. Sir,I have admitted for b.ed after completing regular m.a at vidyasagar University…I hd got k2 at college label and I had also applied k3.so I want to know that can I get k3 scholarship?I have just completed m.a 2016-2018

    • Hello Anushree, this Kanyashree K3 Scholarship, only for the girls students, who are currently studying in PG course. You said that you completed your course. So you cannot apply or get this scholarship.

  5. sir,I have got K2 schoiarship. I completed BSC from CU. Now I admitted to IIT INDORE.Can I apply to K3 scholarship.

    • Hello Nirupama, Kanyashree K3 Scholarship only for the girls students, who are currently studying in West Bengal Universities. So you cannot apply for this scholarship.

  6. Respected sir,
    I passed b.sc this year . I m not applying for msc because I want to do b.ed from west bengal . Can I eligible for k3 scheme.

    • Hello Farhat, no you can’t apply for Kanyashree K3. This scholarship only for the students who took admission on Postgraduate course.

  7. Respected sir
    I fill form online and then submit the documents in employment bank got id and password for yavasree prakalpa. But now its showing that I successfully. fulfilled employment bank criteria BT nolisted in yavasree scheme. I hv my id and pasward now what will I do plz help me sir. I need money to continue my masters otherwise I hv to quit sir.

    • Hello Rishita, Government will automatically chose the candidates for Yuvasree Scheme. This is a ‘first come first serve’ process. So you have to wait until your name will be selected for this scheme.

  8. Sir I am not a k2 scholarship student.but I want to do m.com.due to some financial problem I need help .
    Can I get k3 in any way? It is necessary for me.
    Because I am only earning person in my home.

    • Hello Puja, distance course students aren’t eligible for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship. Only the regular candidates can apply.

  9. Now,I would be admitted for msc in geography in West Bengal 2018.Then will I eligible for k3 from?I completed my graduation in 2017.admission time my physical condition was very critical so I miss my admission..

    • Hello Jahanara, if you already received Kanyashree K2 at your college then you may apply. But contact your BDO office or University first.

  10. Hello sir,I am jahanara begum,I completed my graduation in bsc geography 53% marks in vidyasagar University in 2017. Admission time my physical condition was very critical,so I miss my admission 2017.i would be admitted for msc geoinformatics solapur University in Maharashtra 2018.then will I eligible for k3 from?

    • Hello Jahanara, you are not eligible for Kanyashree k3 scholarship. Candidates doing Post Graduation from Universities of West Bengal, are only eligible to apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship.

  11. Respected sir ,I am a student of pg regular last year.my previous batch’s students have got k3 bt I have not got k3 till now.but I successfully applied k3 application.can I get k3? When the k3 money will be distributed?

    • Hello Anushree, if your successfully applied for this K3 Scholarship, then you will definitely get it. To check your scholarship application status, just login into svmcm.wbhed.gov.in website with your Application Number and Password.

      • Sir,I am unable to login at this website which is given.Please tell me the process to login.By this website I have put my application number and password but I can’t see my application status.I am very tensed for this.Please tell me the another way to login

        • Hello Anushree, if you successfully logged into the website, then you will definitely get your Application status. Vist to any cyber cafe and asked them to check it for you.

    • Hello Jyoti, you can apply for Knayashree K3 Scholarship. You must have to fulfill other eligibility guidelines.

  12. Hello Sir,
    I am sonali I want know that if any student M.sc the distance course is admitted to vidhasagor University under .she is eligibility for k3????

    • Hello Sonali, Kanyashree K3 Scholarship not available for Distance courses. Only Regular PG course students can apply for this scholarship.

  13. Hello sir, I am completed my graduation in 2017. Now I’m involved with other course. After that I would be admitted for m.sc course.probably in 2019 .Then will I eligible for k3 form?

    • Hello Piya, the Kanyashree K3 Scheme, only for the students, who took admission on PG course after Graduation. She must have a valid Kanyashree K2 id.
      As per requirements, you cannot apply for this scholarship.

    • Hello Rishita, after submitting all the documents, if you will be selected for this scheme, then you will definitely receive the amount.

  14. Hello.. Sir… I have target to start my m.sc from 2019 .. I got my k2 scholarship .. So that means I can apply for k3 scholarship if/when I got admitted for m.sc ( i.e in 2019 )??? Right ??

    • Hello Pratusha, yes you may apply for Kanyashree k3, when you will take admission on Postgraduate course from any recognized university.

  15. Sir one more quarry. If some1 drop 1 yr in MSC and again took new admission in the next year in MSC. Will she get the k3 scollarship?

    • Hello Suchismita, probably the fresh Application process for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship will start from September, next year.

    • Hello Kajal, it is completely your fault. Inform to the scholarship authorities about this issue, as soon as possible. They may help you. Otherwise you cannot do nothing, by yourself.

  16. Sir,k3 money already started to distribute but I have Not get the scholarship money in my bank account till Now.my k3 application process was successfully completed.i have got mail also after completion the process of application.sir is there any chance to get the money?

    • Hello Somashree, if you followed all the details guidelines then you will definitely receive the scholarship amount. Wait few more days.

  17. Hello sir,l am a student of part2 PG course regular under 2016-2018. i had completed b.a course in 2016 and I had also got k2 .I have applied k3 .can I get k3 ?if I shall get so can I get 1 or 2 yr k3 ?

  18. Respected sir,
    I am student of M.sc part 1 from Presidency University. I got K2 scholarship in 2015-2016, my I’d no WBK1xxxxxxxx3, I applied k3 form but didn’t get the scholarship, and when I’m trying to login my account it’s shows wrong application I’d but I got mail that my application was submitted.
    So please sir help me by solving my problem, I’m fully dependent on this scholarship for my study. If I’m unable to get this scholarship then I can’t carry on my study. So, sir Kindly do the best , it’s my humble request to you.

  19. Respected sir or madam
    I have applied fr k3.bcz I received k2 money. I got 57 percent in u. G. Nw studying m. Sc. I got 2 email 1 is fr application I’d and another after completion of k3 from. Bt still now I hv not received any amount. I m trying to check my status of application which is. Not showing now. Will I get the scollarship?

    • Hello Rishita, the distribution of scholarship amount not started yet. It will be started after few months. Then you will receive the amount on your bank.

      • Respected sir or mam

        U r saying the scollarship will be distributed after November 2018 BT many students are getting this at this time. If u kindly tell me m I eligible for this scholarship or not?

  20. Hello i cmplt B.A and now im studing B.ED 2nd sem frm bengol and i never applied for any k1…k2…k3 schoolarship application ..can i applicable for k3 form ???

    • Hello Zeba, you are not eligible for this scholarship. Read the eligibility guidelines on the av=bove article.

  21. Sir will I get the scholarship for 1 year or two years? Will I have to fill the form again when I will study in 2nd year MSc?

  22. Hello Sir I’m doings BCom honours under Calcutta university. I’m in first year I’ve applied for the k2 scholarship. After my graduation can I apply for the k3 scheme? It is available for commerce student ?

  23. In the k3 form,there is no declaration that k3 scholarship is only for the regular students, not for the Distance students.os why I couldn’t get the k3 scholarship????? please tell me.

  24. University clearly knows that i am persuing PG course in distance education.Why Burdwan university take all documents and k3 scholarship form and then submitted it???? please tell me

  25. My name is jhumu Garai.I take admission in M.A part-1 in Bengali, burdwan university, Distance Education.i got k2 Kanyashree and apply for k3.Now,will i get k3 kanyashree???please tell me.when distribute this k3 scholarship???. please tell me.

    • Hello Jhuma, as per eligibility guidelines, students who are doing PG Degree as a distance course, aren’t eligible for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship.

  26. You said amount will come on Dec 18 but I need the amount now coz I have to take admission in 2nd semester & other expenses like tution fees, books etc…I m not able to carry those expenses bcz my financial condition is too poor..What will I do sir??

    • Hello Ambika, the scholarship amount will distribute after December, till then you have to manage your expenses by yourself. The authority will not give special care to anyone.

    • Hello Jyoti, students who are currently from Distance education, aren’t eligible for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship. Only regular course candidates are eligible.

  27. Sir I’m Ambika.I HV applied for k3 . I am doing MSc in geography from Calcutta university and I secured 62% marks in graduation.I received k2 scholarship also and I have uploaded all the required documents.but I haven’t get the scholarship amount yet.for that I am facing various problems regarding money.when will I get the scholarship? Plz tell me.

    • Hello Ambika, the scholarship amount will be distributed after December 2018. Check your application status by login into the SVMCM website.

  28. sir my name is Ritu Das . now im studing in Rabindra Bharti university distance education In MA. when i was in school i hv k2 id and also get the scholarship and i have 55%marks in graduation. so please mam told me that i am eligible for k3 scheme?. Thank you.

    • Hello Ritu, the Kanyashree K2 is only available for College Students not for school students, because it will provide after the age of 18.
      As you are currently studying a Distance course, you are not eligible for this scholarship.

  29. To The respect sir/madam I. I am Tanushree Mahapatra,pursuing 1st year B.A.history honours at netaji subhas open university.and have not register in k-2scheme .I have completed my H.S. 64%.so I need help form our government to complete my graduation. I am I eligible for k-3scheme ?please tell me……

    • Hello Tanushree, you cannot apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship, because you not applied for Kaanyashree K2 Scholarship and don’t have the K2 id. Please read the above eligibility criteria for more details.

    • Hello Pallabi, if you not applied for Kanyashree K2 Scholarship and don’t have any valid K2 id, then you cannot apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship.

  30. Hii sir.. I’m Suchismita.. I have recently came to know about this scheme.. I’ve read this total article.. there is reference about the type of scholarship payment in case of arts and science stream..bt there is no reference about commerce students.. I am a student of B.com 2nd year under CU.. Am I eligible for this scheme??

    • Hello Suchismita, yes you can also apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship (if you fulfill all the eligibility guidelines). The scholarship amount for Commerce students will be same as Science students.

  31. Hiii…I am Moon.Now I am doing MSc under Kanpur university… my %of undergraduate is above 45%…so can I apply the new k3 form??? please reply…..

    • Hello Moon, if you already got the Kanyashree K2 Scholarship (for college level) and you have a valid Kanyashree Id, then you can apply for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship programme.

    • Hello Ajmira, you can check your Kanyashree K3 Scholarship status by login into the SVMCM Scholarship Portal using your Application Number & Password.

  32. Hello sir Iam the student of Kollani University ,first semester,my name is Rupa sarkar , I filap the k3 form but I scan the institituson and applicant copy with code number which university first given but later they change it , though university take the form but the scholarship amount not get in my account. so sir what should now I do plzz tell me.

    • Hello Rupa, please wait few more months. The scholarship amount distribution for Kanyashree K3, not started yet. When it will start, you will receive your scholarship.

      • sir, I’m Priyanka Das from Bankura..I’ll complete my graduation in April,2018… I want to do B. Ed.In that case can I apply for kanyashree k3 prakalpa.. I received K2

        • Hello Priyanka, you cannot apply for Kanyashree K3 Scheme. This is because B.Ed is a professional training course and no scholarships available for this type course. Kanyashree scholarships will accept only degree courses.

  33. Hello..my name is Kakali Das, now I join the Rabindra Bharati University in distance education in MA….so can I apply for the new k3 scheme ??

    • Hello Kakali, as you are studying a distance education course, you are not eligible for Kanyashree K3 Scheme. Also the online application date over.

    • Hello Sabari, you can easily check your application status by login at the SVMCM Scholarship Portal with your Application Number & Password.

    • Hello Abira, for college students Kanyashree K2 scholarship available. If you already applied and got Kanyashree K1 from your High School level, then you can apply for Kanyashree K2 Scholarship.

  34. I am shahina parveen, studying Ma in West Bengal State University university. I got 60% marks in graduation. I got k2 scheme in 2013-14 But i lost my k2 application id. I'm contact my college but they could not helping us. Then how Can i get k3 scheme please help me and reply soon

  35. Respected Sir/mamdam, I am Madhumita Mondal, I received k-2 and complete B.A(Hons) from Calcutta university with 51% marks. Now I am reading M.A Bengali part-1 under – RABINDRA BHARATI UNIVERSITY Department of Distance Education (RBU-DDE).am I eligible for k-3 scheme?

  36. Hii..why my k3 form is not getting registered??..pls inform..it's probably asking for year of k2form.but I have give earlier before the authentication..why asking again??

  37. Hello, if you read carefully the eligibility criteria for Kanyashree K3 Scholarship, then you may notice that, this scholarship only for the regular PG course students. Distance and Open University students are not eligible.

  38. Hello Papiya, Kanyashree K3 Scholarship only for the girls students, who are pursuing PG (Master Degree) on any subject. And LLB is not a PG course, it is an UG course (Bachelor Degree). So you cannot apply for K3 Scholarship.

  39. Hello Kayenat, we are only a publishing media, we don't have any rights to change or edit any official notifications. So, if you have any problems, you can contact to the Government Authority about this issue.
    If you thought your subject (English) is tough and Urdu is easy, then why you took admission on the tough (English) subject? Tool admission on any easy subject and get tons of marks.

  40. Hello Aliva, you cannot apply for for both the scholarship, Kanyashree K3 and Swami Vivekananda Merit cum Means Scholarship. You are eligible apply for only one scholarship either Kanyashree K3 (if eligible) or SVMCM.

  41. Hii im kayenat.i m a student of English hons and it is very difficult to get high marks in Eng hons but in urdu hons most of the student got higher marks so this scheme is unfair for us.If we cant get 45% in UG and Urdu hons student got 45 %in UG and then it is very dissapointing sir.so ,i want to tell u that plz change the criteria according to the subject.i hope ur kind rply

  42. Hello Sanata, Kanyashree K3 Scholarship only for the girls students who are currently studying in regular PG course.
    You are doing a professional training course, so you are not eligible for this scholarship.

  43. Sir
    I am Dipika Jana.I complete B.A Hons course this year.I got money of k1 form but my k2 form was not applied for my illness in that exact time,so sir I have not got the money of k2 form.Now I am the student of M.A.Sir please help me and tell how can I solv this problem.For this problem I can not apply my K3 kanyashree form.Sir please help me.

  44. Hello sir/mam….my name is sanata mahato. I complete B.A with 55% (2017). I receive k2. Now i join the B.ED course under Sidho Kanho Birsha University. Can i apply for k3? Please reply

  45. Respected sir,
    I am a student of m.sc and I have got my K2 at college but I do have applied for another scholarship that is a continuation from b.sc
    Can I apply for k3

  46. Respected sir,
    I am Sweta Dan. I've completed my graduation in 2017 in mathematics hons with 57% marks from Burdwan university. Now I got admitted in MSC in DDE at BU . I applied for k2 in 2014 after getting admission in BSc course.bt in 2015 I was informed that my application was rejected for something wrong. Further I applied in 2016 & I got k2 money in 2017. Now at the time of registration of k3 it shows me the year 2013-2014 & 2014-2015.& my authentication is error. So wht can I do??? Am I eligible for k3 in this yr?? Plz rply me.I need the help.

  47. Hello sir,
    I completed my graduation in 2016 from Burdwan university but I took admission in MSc economics in 2017 at presidency university , am I eligible for k3, during my graduation I got k2 .

  48. Hello sir/madam. I completed my graduation with 65% from burdwan University. I received K2. But I am passed out my graduation in 2016. I take admission post graduation this year. Can I eligible for K3?

  49. Respected sir/madam;
    I Sunanda Bag,i am a student of MSc 1st year(chemistry) at presidency university.I registered for k2 in class 12 ,but i didnot get the money because my school fillup the incorrect date of birth (which i didn't know ) but i have the k2 id.
    i really need this scholarship ,please tell me can i eligible for k3.

  50. Respected sir/madam,I Mehazabin Anwar student of M.com. Sir I cannot apply Kanyashree K2 scheme because when than schemw was announced I was not between the age of 18-19..but I want to apply for K3 scheme. Sir many people has various reason for not appling the K2. Please if you an help us we will be very greatful to you.

  51. Respected sir,i Priya Mohinta,am a student of M.A 1st year.I have passed B.a(H) with 51%.I had never register my name for K1 and K2 as my father was a businessman.But unfortunately my father had died.I am eligible for K3,please let me know if I will get it or not.

  52. Respected sir/madam,
    I am Runa Lakshman,pursuing masters in zoology of Sidho Kanho Birsha universiry in Purulia,and have not registered in K2 scheme.I have completed my graduation with 64.75%.Am I eligible for K3 scheme??Hope to get your reply soon.

  53. Respected sir,i m doing masters from nbu in siliguri as i graduated from abn seal clg in coochbehar with less than the %from that of the requirement in this scholarship..so i can apply for this ??

  54. Respected sir/mam
    My nam is sampa .sir i have completed my graduation with 41%. Now i am doing ma in history under north bengal university (distance).am i eligible for the k-3 scheme??

  55. To the respected Sir/Madam,
    I am RUPSA BANERJEE, pursuing 1st year Masters in Human Development of CALCUTTA UNIVERSITY, and have not registered in K-2 scheme. I have completed my Graduation with 51%. I have lost my father so I need help from our government to complete my Postgraduation.I'm I eligible for K-3 scheme? Hope to get your reply soon.

  56. Hello Priya, currently complete information about Kanyashree K3 not published. Probably its not provided to the students, who are doing degree from any Open University or Distance course. Keep touch with us for updates.

  57. hello mam, my name is Reme Sharma and I am a 3rd year student of an Engineering college under MAKAUT Univesity .I scored 69.6% in undergraduation level and I already recived K2 scheme. AM I eligible for K3 scheme? how will i apply for this scholarship??

  58. SIR/MADAM, My niece, got k2, completed graduation with 58% marks and now got admitted in RABINDRA BHARATI UNIVERSITY(KOLKATA)- DDE (DEPTT OF DISTANCE EDUCATION) IN MA-BENGALI (1ST YEAR).

  59. hello mam…my name is Abhipsa.. i complete b.com (h) from CU…and now i join the "national institute of electronics and information technology (NIELIT)" in "post graduate advance diploma in computer application (PGADCA)"… can i apply for k3 scheme???????? please reply…….

  60. Hello Anowara, as you currently studying under distance course, we cannot surely inform you, about your eligibility, as the complete information about K3 not published yet. Keep touch with us through Facebook, we will inform you.

  61. hello mam ..my name is priya ..i complete B.sc from kalyani university this year…and now i join the vidyasagar university in distance education in M.sc….so can i …apply for the new k3 scheme

  62. Respected Sir/ Madam,
    I, Anowara Yasmin, received k-2 earlier and completed B.A. from Burdwan university with 58% marks. Now,I am reading M.A.BENGALI- Part-1 under -RABINDRA BHARATI University – Department of DISTANCE Education(RBU–DDE) .Am I eligible for k-3 scheme?

  63. Respected sir,I am Ayesha Siddika,I received k-2 and complete B.A(Hons) from vidyasagar university with 60% marks.Now,I am reading M.A from Netaji subhas open university.am I eligible for k-3 scheme?


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