The Embassy of India in Brasilia is happy to announce that the Kendriya Hindi Sansthan, Agra (India) is inviting applications under the scheme of "Propagation of Hindi Abroad at Kendriya Hindi Sansthan" Agra, for the academic session 2022-2023. The scheme is administered by the Ministry of Education, Government of India.
Various programs are offered for international students desirous of learning Hindi. Brochures and the application forms of the Kendriya Hindi Sansthan can be downloaded from their website <http://www.khsindia.org/ >
The minimum age for admission to any course is 21 years and the maximum of 35 years. The Academic Year runs from 01 August to 30 April. Separate hostel facilities for male and female students will be arranged by the Institute.
The application form should be submitted along with a recommendation by an expert of Linguistics/Hindi Lecturer of any institute/university in Brazil. The Embassy will complete the form and submit it to the Central Hindi Institute.
The student admitted under the Promotion of Hindi Abroad Scheme (PHA) is provided return Economy Class Airfare by the shortest route and a monthly scholarship of INR 6000, equivalent to US 80 approx, and a nominal book grant.
The Application form and a note on Kendriya Hindi Sansthan, Agra is enclosed which gives details about the courses on offer and other information required by the students.
Please send the applications to Mr. Venugopal, Secon Secretary (Culture) at culture.brasiliamea.gov.in. The last date for receiving the application in the Embassy is 31 March 2022. Please see the PDF for for the application form and more details.