A sum of Rs. 40 lakh has been allocated for making free of cost education available to talented students of general category under Vikramaditya Yojna in the state for the year 2011-12. There is provision under the scheme to either give exemption or waive the fees of poor talented students studying in colleges.
A sum of Rs. 10 lakh each has been allocated respectively to Regional Additional Directors Higher Education, Indore, Gwalior, Rewa and Jabalpur. Funds will be released by the Regional Additional Directors to government colleges as per their demands.