Scholarships for SC/ST candidates : IIITM-K has been chosen as an Institution of excellence by the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment and Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Govt. of India for pursuing MSc Computer Science.. Scholarships are available to all SC/ST students admitted to MSc Computer Science.. Scholarship covers tuition fee (Rs.1,20,000/- for MSc Computer Science ) lodging & boarding charges of Rs.2220 per month; books grant of RS.3000 per annum and a laptop during the entire course of study.