NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme 2024

Students belonging to poor families of backward classes (BC) and SC/ST categories are finding it difficult to perform well in the civil service examinations. This is attributed to various reasons and observed for the past few years. Fees of receiving quality coaching to prepare for these exams is very high, which poor people cannot afford.

Government of Andhra want to encourage students belonging to these categories to perform well in the civil services examinations by providing professional guidance. NTR Vidyonnathi scheme aim is to help them succeed in the exams and there by have better livelihoods. Successful candidates will involve in higher administration in the government departments and thus can play a significant role in development of the state and the community. See Ambedkar Overseas Vidya Nidhi Scheme

TDP government under the leadership of Shri Chandrababu Naidu launched the scheme “NTR Vidyonnathi. As part of this ap students scheme, the government provides free coaching for civil service examinations to eligible candidates.

NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme : Overview

Name of the schemeNTR Vidyonnathi Scheme 2024
Launched byAndhra Pradesh state government
ObjectiveProvide Financial assistant
BeneficiariesAndhra Pradesh state citizens
Official websitehttps://jnanabhumi.ap.gov.in/#undefined1

Benefits Provided

The coaching fess will be paid by the government in 2 installments

  1. Part of the fee is paid initially when candidate reports at the coaching institute.
  2. Second installment is paid when the candidate finishes his coaching successfully.
  3. The candidate is also paid stipend amount during the period of  coaching.


The scheme is applicable for students belonging to SC, ST, BC, Kaapu, Minority, EBC and Brahman communities. EBC includes people other than kaapu and brahmans. Though the scheme is initially applicable for SC students it is later extended to other communities followed by a successful launch.

  1. Family income should be less than or equal to Rs 2 lakhs.
  2. Candidate should have passed any Degree course from a recognized University.
  3. Regarding the age of the candidate,his/her age should be between 21 gears and 37 years as on the August 1st, 2012.
  4. An exception is applicable for disabled candidates. Upper age limit is 42 years for disabled applicants.
  5. The candidate must be a permanent resident of Andhra Pradesh.

Coaching requirements

  • During coaching, 90% attendance is compulsory.
  • Candidates are only allowed to attend any of the reputed centers selected by the authorities to receive coaching. All  centers are not included for coaching in this scheme.

How To Apply For NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme

We have kept the detailed process on how to apply for NTR Vidyonnathi to receive free civils coaching.

Documents required

The documents we should keep handy while applying for the NTR Vidyonnathi scheme are listed below:

  • Income certificate
  • Aadhar card
  • Caste certificate
  • DOB certificate or SSC certificate
  • Degree final mark sheet
  • Bank passbook copy of the candidate
  • Passport size photograph (30 KB)
  • Signature (30 KB)
  • Disability certificate (In case of PH candidates)

Student selection process

An entrance exam will be counted by the JNTU Kakinada to select the students.T he selected students the free coaching in the reputed institutes in AP/Hyderabad.

Allocation of Seats

The total number of seats for coaching are 3850 and these total number are distributed among different categories as below:

Category  Number of seats allotted

Reservation for women and PH candidates:

  • Women aspirants – 33%
  • PH applicants       –    3%

List of Departments Releasing Notifications

“NTR  Vidyonnathi” scheme notifications are released by different departments for various categories. The categories and their corresponding departments are listed below:

Category           Department which releases notifications

SC                          Social Welfare Department
ST                          Tribal Welfare Department

BC                          BC Welfare Department

Kapu                      Kapu Corporation

Minority                Minorities Welfare Department

Brahmin                Brahmin   Corporation

EBC                        EBC Corporation

Apply Online For NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme

In order to provide free civils coaching for students belonging to selected communities, AP government have launched the NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme. Below is the step by step process detailing how to apply online for NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme.

Scanned Documents Required

You need to ensure that you have the scan copies of required documents like

  • Aadhar Card (required)
  • Passport size Photograph (required)
  • Signature (required)
  • 10th Class Mark List (required)
  • Income Certificate (required)
  • Study Certificate
  • Ration Card
  • Bank A/C Front Page
  • NTR VIDYONNOTHI Scheme Letter
  • Caste Certificate

How to Register for the NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme 2024

Step 1: Visit the Official Website

NTR Vidyonnathi Scheme

Step 2: Start New Registration

  • Once you are on the homepage, click on the “New Registration” button.

Step 3: Enter Aadhar Number

  • On the next page, enter your Aadhar card number for verification.

Step 4: Fill Out the Registration Form

  • A new page will open on your screen. Complete the registration form by entering all required details.

Step 5: Review and Submit

  • Review your details carefully, then click on the “Submit” button to finish the registration process.

For any further queries on applications, contact details are 7331172075, 7331172076.