A total of 194 candidates will receive an allotment order on Monday for various undergraduate programs at the University of Madras.
The candidates are beneficiaries under the Madras University Free Education Scheme. The scheme was launched in 2010-11. So far, about 250 students have benefited each year. Candidates with annual household income of less than ₹3 lakh are eligible for this scheme.
Preference will be given to students from economically disadvantaged sections, orphans, children of widows and first graduates. Vice Chancellor S. Gowri will distribute the allotment letters on the Chepauk campus.