The Indian government has substantially increased the
number of scholarships being awarded to nominees of the Royal Thai
Government. Scholarships have increased from 30 to 70 under Indiaís
various technical, economic and regional assistance programs.
The Indian government offers short-term training in India
in a large number of fields, including information technology, computer
education, office management, manpower development, agribusinesses, rural
development, income generating activities, empowerment of women, business
enterprises, industrial production, textile industry, banking, accounting,
auditing, developmental journalism, educational, planning, teaching, and
The duration of training varies from 6 weeks to 6 months,
depending on the course. Selected candidates will be given economy class
return air tickets, boarding, lodging, and study tours in India.
Interested persons should contact the Department of
Technical and Economic Cooperation (DTEC), tel. 02 282-2845, 02 281-0966 for
further information and application. The embassy will entertain only
applications recommended by the DTEC.