Tongji University Postgraduate Scholarships in China for International Students, 2018

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The Tongji University Marine Scholarship for the year 2018 is now open to international students. Scholarships are awarded to study for a master’s or doctoral degree in oceanography or other related specialities.

The Marine Scholarship of China is jointly initiated by the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) and the Ministry of Education of China (MOE) for the purpose of providing financial support to outstanding students from the coastal countries or regions around the South China Sea, the Pacific and the Indian Oceans and African developing countries.

Tongji University is a comprehensive university located in Shanghai. Established in 1907 by the German government together with German physicians in Shanghai, Tongji is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in China.

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Scholarship Description:              

  • Application Deadline: April 15, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master and doctoral degree program:
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in oceanography or other related specialities.
  • Scholarship Award: Scholarship owners enjoy free tuition fee and other material fees, and will be provided with free accommodation and necessary medical services. Living allowances for the students are 3,000 RMB per month for master students and 3,500 RMB per month for doctoral students (the same standard with other Chinese Government Scholarship.)
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Scholarship can be taken in China

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Non-Chinese citizens are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements:
    Applicants must be healthy citizens of non-Chinese nationality in the South China Sea, the Indian Ocean, the Pacific periphery and in the island countries as well as in developing countries in Africa.
    Applicants must apply for master or doctoral degree in maritime-related majors.
    Applicants’ qualifications and age requirements.
    Applicants for a master’s degree must have a bachelor’s degree, generally not exceeding 40 years of age. Applicants for a doctorate must have a master’s degree and are generally not over 45 years old.
  • English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

Applicants are required to submit the application materials before Tongji University intends to recruit tutors, and apply for international students Tongji University qualifications.

  • Online registration: the applicant landing CSC ” to study in China online registration information platform to submit electronic application information, and will generate Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship Download the attached autograph.
  • Online Application: Applicants login Tongji University International Student Online Service System to complete the online application and download and print Tongji University International Students Application Form” with Autographed.
  • Other required materials, see the attachment.
  • Send application materials: Please apply for 2018 All materials annual Chinese government scholarships ocean in 2018 Nian 3 Yue 15 arrive Tongji University School of Ocean and Earth Science at the contact recently.
  • Send application materials electronically: Please apply for 2018 All materials electronic version of the annual Chinese Government Scholarship ocean again 2018 Nian 3 Yue 15 Riqian via mail.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Canadian Fully Funded Scholarships at University of Guelph for Masters & PhD, 2018

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The University of Guelph is inviting applications for Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Scholarship Program. The scholarships are available for students entering the first semester of a master (thesis-based) or PhD program at the University of Guelph.

The OMAFRA – U of G Partnership funds the Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) Program to support the development of highly skilled graduates who can meet the changing demands of the agri-food and rural sector. The health of these sectors depends on a vibrant talent pool of skilled, forward-thinking learners.

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: March 19, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for students entering the first semester of a Master’s (thesis-based) or PhD program at the University of Guelph.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships OMAFRA’s priorities are contained within the following seven theme areas: Agricultural Policy and Rural Development; Bioeconomy – Industrial Uses, Emergency Management, Environmental Sustainability, Food for Health, Product Development and Enhancement through Value Chain Collaborations and Production Systems (Plants and Animals).
  • Scholarship Award: Master’s students: $21,300 per year (up to $17,300 from HQP Program, plus $4,000 annual top-up from Faculty Advisor) and Doctoral students: $26,000 per year (up to $21,000 from HQP Program, plus $5,000 annual top-up from Faculty Advisor)
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Canadian and international students studying in Canada are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for the HQP Scholarship Program you must:
    Be a Canadian citizen, landed immigrant, or studying under an international visa;
    Be entering your first semester of a Master’s (thesis-based) or PhD program at the University of Guelph;
    Not have already started your graduate program;
    Not be an OMAFRA employee
    Not concurrently hold other major awards such as NSERC, OGS, SSHRC or CIHR.
  • English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

The OMAFRA – U of G Research Program uses a web-based software called Research Management System (RMS) for processing HQP scholarship applications and reporting on projects.

  • You must register in the RMS before you can prepare an application. You do not need to register again if you have previously submitted a letter of intent (LOI) or full proposal to an OMAFRA-U of G Partnership program or an OMAFRA program through the RMS.
  • Have an RMS account? Access the login page for RMS to start an application
  • Need an RMS account? Visit RMS registration page to get a username and password
  • Student research must address OMAFRA’s research priorities

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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NPU President Scholarship Program in China for International Students, 2018

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The Northwestern Polytechnical University is inviting applications for NPU President Scholarship Program for the academic year 2018-2019. Scholarships are open to international students to pursue bachelor’s, master’s and doctor’s programme.

Northwestern Polytechnical University is a National Key University, directed by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China, located in Xi’an, Shaanxi, China.

All applicants, whose native language is not English but apply for majors taught in English, should submit valid IELTS test result of 5.5 or above, or TOFEL result of 75 or above; if they apply for majors taught in Chinese, the applicants must have reached level 5 or above of HSK examination.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: June 30, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor’s, master’s and doctor’s programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: NPU President Scholarship includes a prize and second prize. For the first prize winners, tuition, accommodation and insurance fees are waived. In addition, they are entitled to a monthly allowance:
    1,500RMB/person/month for bachelor’s candidates;
    2,000RMB/person/month for master’s candidates;
    3,500RMB/person/month for doctor’s candidates.
    For the second prize winners, tuition fees are waived.
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Scholarship can be taken in China

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements:
    Bachelor’s Candidates:
    All applicants must follow Chinese laws and regulations as well as NPU’s rules and regulations, respect Chinese customs, enjoy the knowledge of Chinese culture and adopt a friendly attitude towards China.
    All applicants must have a senior high school diploma, over 18 years old but not exceeding 25th, and should be in good health.
    All applicants should have a good academic performance at senior high school. The average grade should not be lower than 80 (one hundred-mark system, scores in other number systems should be converted into percentage.) or above B+/B (on a letter grading system)
    B. Master’s and Doctor’s Candidates
    All applicants must follow Chinese laws and regulations as well as NPU’s rules and regulations, respect Chinese customs, enjoy the knowledge of Chinese culture and adopt a friendly attitude towards China.
    Master’s candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and in principle should not exceed 35 years old; Doctor’s candidates must have a master’s degree, and in principle should not exceed 40 years old. All applicants should be in good health.
    All applicants should have graduated from prestigious universities (in principle the ranking of comprehensive universities or the majors should be within national top 10.) with excellent academic performance.
    All applicants should hold outstanding achievements in their field of work or field of study, or the applicants should show great research potential.
  • English Language Requirements: All applicants, whose native language is not English but apply for majors taught in English, should submit valid IELTS test result of 5.5 or above, or TOFEL result of 75 or above; if they apply for majors taught in Chinese, the applicants must have reached level 5 or above of HSK examination. Failure to reach level 5 in HSK will demand the applicants go through Chinese Language training until such time as they reach level 5.If the teaching language for the applicant is CHINESE in high school, after, should the committee decide, the applicant can directly join the Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctor’s Program.

Application Procedure:

  • Application form for University Scholarship Program
  • Physical Examination form
  • Notarized highest diploma
  • Academic transcripts
  • Apply for Bachelor’s
  • Recommendation Letter from high school.
  • Apply for Master and Doctor’s?
  • Recommendation Letter from two professors.
  • Study plan
  • Applicants should have good academic marks
  • Certificate of English/Chinese proficiency
  • A copy of valid passport

How to Apply:

Applicants should apply online.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Commonwealth Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in New Zealand, 2018

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New Zealand Government is pleased to offer Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan in 2018-2019 academic sessions. Scholarships will be awarded to undertake Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand.

New Zealand Scholarships empower individuals with the knowledge, skills and qualifications to contribute to economic, social and political development within selected developing countries.

The CSFP was established at the first Commonwealth education conference in 1959 and is reviewed by education ministers at their triennial meetings. The CSFP is the only scholarship scheme in the world to receive such high-level recognition.

Applicants must be applying for direct entry to a Masters or PhD programme at a New Zealand university. As a general rule, for those wishing to complete a postgraduate qualification an overall IELTS score of 6.5 and no band less than 6.0 is the minimum required.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: March 28, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the subjects that are a priority for each country.
  • Scholarship Award: The entitlements of the Scholarship include full tuition fees, a living allowance (paid fortnightly), an establishment allowance, medical and travel insurance, travel between your home country and New Zealand at the start and end of your scholarship, home leave or reunion travel for some eligible scholars, pastoral and academic support at your institution, and assistance with research and thesis costs for most postgraduate research students.
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply:
  • Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: The following Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply:
    Region Eligible countries
    Africa Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia.
    Caribbean Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines.
    Asia Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka,
    Pacific Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following conditions to be eligible for a New Zealand Scholarship:
    • Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing your scholarship.
    • Be a citizen of the country from which you are applying for a scholarship.
    • Not have citizenship or permanent residence status of New Zealand, Australia, USA, Canada, European Union countries, United Kingdom, Japan, Israel, South Korea, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia.
    • Important note: this condition does not apply to applicants from the Cook Islands, Tokelau or Niue, or applicants from Samoa with dual Samoa-NZ citizenship.
    • Have resided in your home country for at least two years immediately prior to commencing your scholarship.
    • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants who are members of the diplomatic corps or their dependants, and may not apply to applicants for Short Term Scholarships.
    • Have at least 2 years of work experience (part time or fulltime, paid or voluntary).
    • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants from the Pacific who are applying for a pre-service scholarship -Not be serving military personnel.
    • Be able to satisfy Immigration requirements for international student entry to New Zealand or the country in which you will undertake your scholarship (i.e. medical checks, police clearances/character checks, etc.)
    • Be academically and linguistically able to obtain an Offer of Place for the proposed programme of study from the tertiary institute where you will undertake your scholarship.
    • Not have been previously terminated from a New Zealand Government Scholarship
    • Seek a qualification that will contribute to the sustainable development of your home country
    • Commit to return to your country for a minimum of 2 years at the end of your scholarship.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

International Fellowships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: The application process for a New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship is different to other New Zealand Scholarships. Applicants must submit their applications to their country’s ‘Nominating Agency’ first. The Nominating Agency then ‘nominates’ two applicants from the submitted applications to send to the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Read the Commonwealth section of the How to Apply page carefully before you submit an application.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded International Scholarships in Ireland for Non-EU Students at DCU, 2018

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The Dublin City University is currently accepting applications for DCU International Scholarship Programmes for Full Degree Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Programme, any returning Study Abroad or Exchange student programme and Students studying at DCU at Full Undergraduate Bachelor Programmes wishing to progress onto One Year Taught Masters Programs.

The Scholarship Programme is fully funded by DCU International Office and aims to attract high achieving global applicants normally liable for Full Non-EU fees.

The University has a particularly strong research record, is sometimes described as a research-led university, and has regularly been recorded as bringing in more research income per members of the faculty – or indeed as a percentage of total income – than any other university in Ireland. Its research team working on sensors at the National Centre for Sensor Research is considered one of the best in the world.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: July 1, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Full Degree Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Programme.
  • Study Subject: For details of DCU Programmes, visit the website.
  • Scholarship Award: High achieving applicants will automatically be considered for Scholarships worth up to €2000 on the application.
  • Nationality: International (Non-EU) students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International (Non-EU) students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must be Non-EU Self Funding studying for the first time at DCU and liable for full NON-EU fees-only and
  • Students must not be in receipt of other scholarship funding.
  • Scholarships are ‘one off’,  ‘stand alone’ and will be offset by tuition only on Full Time One Year Masters Programmes and Year One only of Full-Time Undergraduate Programmes.
  • For students who achieve ‘EU fee status’ after any post-offer/acceptance fee assessment, the scholarship cannot be paid once the status changes to EU and will negate any previous correspondence confirming scholarship.
  • Applies to Full-Time Eligible programmes only

DCU NON-EU Study Abroad / Exchange Returning Masters Scholarships)

  • Students must be Non-EU students who have to participate in DCU Study Abroad or Exchange students at Undergraduate Level
  • Scholarships are ‘one-off’ and ‘stand alone’ and will be offset by tuition only on Full Time One Year Masters Programmes
  • For students who achieve ‘EU fee status’ after any post-offer/acceptance fee assessment, the scholarship cannot be paid once the status changes and will negate any previous correspondence confirming scholarship.
  • Applies to Full-Time Eligible programmes only
  • For a student who receives the full €2000 scholarship, it is expected that they fulfill at least one ‘International Student Ambassadorial’ commitment throughout the academic year where possible.

DCU Continuing Student – Masters Programmes

Students studying at DCU at Full Undergraduate Bachelor Programmes wishing to progress onto One Year Taught Masters Programs upon graduation may be eligible for EU fees for their One Year Masters Programs.

English Language Requirements: 

  • IELTS: Overall score of 6.5 or above, with no less than 6.0 in any one skill. DCU Business School additionally requires 6.5 in speaking and writing.
  • TOEFL: Total Score of 92. DCU Business School additionally requires all section scores 21 or above.
  • Pearson: Overall score of 63 with no less than a score of 59 in any component. DCU Business School additionally requires 63 in speaking and writing.
  • Your English language certificate must be awarded within two years of the start date of your DCU programme.

Ireland Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Apply to DCU by 1 July deadline using the DCU undergraduate application form

Apply to DCU by mid-July deadline through the Postgraduate Application Centre at www.pac.ie/dcu  – Please note some programmes have earlier deadlines.

Documents required:

  • Bachelor certificate
  • Semester transcripts/sheets and grading system
  • English language certificate
  • Personal statement
  • 2 references
  • Passport

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded Australian Scholarships at University of New England, 2018

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The University of New England is pleased to offer 20 scholarships for international students. Scholarships are available for postgraduate degree programme.

University offers a number of general and subject-specific funding schemes. The aim of the scholarships is to attract the best and most motivated people to University of New England.

The University of New England is a public university in Australia with approximately 21,000 higher education students. Its original and main campus is located in the city of Armidale in northern central New South Wales.

Applicants must have previous degree. The University of New England requires applicants from countries where English is not the principal language to provide a result of an IELTS test undertaken within 2 years of this application. Direct entry into Higher Degree Research courses requires an overall IELTS of 6.5. with no sub-band less than 6.0.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: March 16, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for postgraduate degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are offered over different departments across the University, all offering a diverse range of courses.
  • Scholarship Award: A fixed rate of AU$27,082 per annum tax free for full-time candidates, paid in fortnightly instalments.
  • Number of Scholarships: Up to 20 UNE IPRA’s are available to outstanding applicants.
  • Nationality: International Applicants
  • Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International Applicants are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance Requirements: A Scholarship holder:
    • must be an overseas student as defined in the Higher Education Support Act 2003
    • must have received an Offer of full-time internal HDR Candidature at UNE but not be enrolled.
    • must not be in receipt of an equivalent award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the Scholarship stipend rate, whilst in receipt of the Scholarship.
    • must not have completed a research degree at the same level as the proposed candidature, or at a higher level.
  • English Language Requirements:  The University of New England requires applicants from countries where English is not the principal language to provide a result of an IELTS test undertaken within 2 years of this application. Direct entry into Higher Degree Research courses requires an overall IELTS of 6.5. with no sub-band less than 6.0.

Scholarships in Australia

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: Please make sure you read the International Students Scholarship Application Guidelines. Complete the International Students Scholarship Application Form. Detailed instructions are included on the form. Please make sure all required documentation is attached, or your application may not be considered.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Commonwealth Fully Funded Fellowships in UK for Developing Countries, 2018

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UK Department for International Development (DFID) offers Commonwealth Split-site (PhD) Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries. Citizens of developing Commonwealth countries can apply for these fellowships.

To widen access to UK equipment and expertise for quality doctoral candidates from Commonwealth countries, and to contribute to UK and Commonwealth higher education and research through collaboration and partnerships.

The Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) is one of the largest and most prestigious scholarship schemes for international study in the world. Since it was established in 1959, around 34,000 individuals have benefited – 26,000 of them have held awards funded by the UK government, managed by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC).

Applicants must hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) honours standard, or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master’s degree).

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline:  February 15, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Split-site (PhD) (where the CSC supports one year’s study at a UK university as part of a PhD being undertaken in applicant’s home country) studies at UK universities.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects.
  • Scholarship Award: Each scholarship provides:
    • Approved airfare from your home country to the UK and return at the end of your award (the CSC will not reimburse the cost of fares for dependants, nor usually the cost of journeys made before your award is finally confirmed)
    • Approved tuition and examination fees
    • Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £1,043 per month, or £1,279 per month for those at universities in the London metropolitan area (rates quoted at 2016-2017 levels)
    • Thesis grant towards the cost of preparing a thesis or dissertation, where applicable
    • Warm clothing allowance, where applicable
    • Study travel grant towards the costs of study-related travel within the UK or overseas
    • If they are widowed, divorced, or a single parent, child allowance of £448 per month for the first child, and £110 per month for the second and third child under the age of 16, if they are accompanied by their children and solely legally responsible for them
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Belize, Botswana, Cameroon, Dominica, Fiji, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn Islands, Rwanda, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St Helena, St Lucia, St Vincent, and the Grenadines, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu and Zambia
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Citizens of developing Commonwealth countries can apply for these fellowships.
  • Entrance Requirements: To apply for these scholarships, applicants must:
    • Be a citizen of or have been granted refugee status by an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person
    • Be permanently resident in an eligible Commonwealth country
    • Be registered for a PhD at a university in your home country by the time your scholarship is confirmed. Your final qualification will be awarded by your home country university (not your proposed UK university). This scholarship will not support your period of study at your home country university.
    • Ensure that an institutional or departmental link exists between your home university and your proposed UK university. This link must be greater than simply a collaboration between individuals.
    • Be available to start your academic studies in the UK by the start of the UK academic year in September/October 2018
    • By October 2018, hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) honours standard, or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master’s degree)
    • Be unable to afford to study in the UK without this scholarship

    The CSC aims to identify talented individuals who have the potential to make change. We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non-discrimination, and encourage applications from a diverse range of candidates.

  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

UK Scholarships

Application Procedure:

Introduction – Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships are for PhD candidates from low and middle income Commonwealth countries, to spend up to 12 months at a UK university as part of their doctoral studies in their home country.  You must use the Electronic Application System (EAS) to apply for a Commonwealth Scholarship. The EAS allows you to submit your application electronically and to download and save your application in PDF format (which can then be printed in hard copy).
How to Apply: Applicants must also:
  • Wait when you have clicked on Submit at the end of your application. It can take up to three minutes for your application to be submitted.
  • Wait while downloading a PDF of your application. These PDFs can be up to 2 MB in size.
  • Let your referees know in advance that they will each receive an email inviting them to complete their references electronically. This email is generated as soon as you submit your application.
  • Let your potential supervisor in the UK know in advance that they will each receive an email asking for a supporting statement. This email is generated as soon as you submit your application.

Before you start your application, you should read the step-by-step guide on How to apply for a Commonwealth Split-site Scholarship (1.0 MB), and the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Applicants.

The application form has links to the Notes for Candidates to help you as well.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

Fully Funded Chinese Government Scholarships at Shanghai University, 2018

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The new Chinese Shanghai University Postgraduate Program Scholarship is now available on offer for all new international students to study in China. The program provides a full scholarship which covers tuition waiver, accommodation, living allowance, and comprehensive medical insurance.

Chinese University Postgraduate Program Scholarship is sponsored by the Chinese Government; it is a full scholarship for designated Chinese universities and certain provincial education offices in specific provinces or autonomous regions to recruit outstanding international students for graduate studies in China.

The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, known affectionately by its students as “SUFE”, started life way back in 1917 – in the city of Nanjing of all places. What once started off as a mere business program, soon flourished and eventually evolved into what is now considered to be China’s top finance university (ACU University Rankings 2010-2012), and one of the top business universities. SUFE was one of the very first universities in China to create post-doctoral research centres in the fields of economics and management, and it was also one of the leading universities to first offer MBA and EMBA programs.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2018
  • Course Level: This scholarship only supports graduate students.
  • Study Subject: Programs does SUFE provides are

Master programs are given in English:

  • International Business
  • Finance
  • LL.M. (Master of Laws)
  • Regional Economics
  • MPA (Master of Public Administration)

The Doctoral program is given in English:

  • Economic Law

Recommended Master programs are given in Chinese:

Master of Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (MTCSOL), Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Master of Finance (MF), Master of International Business (MIB), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Applied Statistics (MAS), Master of Public Administration (MPA), etc.

  • Scholarship Award: The program provides a full scholarship which covers tuition waiver, accommodation, living allowance, and comprehensive medical insurance.
  • Nationality: International students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in China

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  1. Applicants must be a citizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China, and be in good health.
  2. The requirements for applicants’ degree and age are that applicants must:

Be a bachelor’s degree holder under the age of 35 when applying for the master’s programs;

Be a master’s degree holder under the age of 40 when applying for the doctoral programs.

English Language Requirements: Scholarship students can register for either Chinese-taught program or English-taught program if applicable.

China Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: 

1. Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship (written in Chinese or English)
Please visit (from January 2018) and click “Application Online” to log in, submit online the completed “Application Form for Chinese Government Scholarship” and print a hard copy. The Agency Number of SUFE is 10272. (Only applicants who put SUFE at the first-choice university place will be considered by our admission office.).

2. Notarized highest diploma

Prospective diploma recipients must submit an official document issued by your current school to prove your current student status or expected graduation date. Documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.

3. Academic transcripts (written in Chinese or English)

Transcripts in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized Chinese or English translations.

4. A Study Plan or Research Proposal (written in Chinese or English)

This should be a minimum of 800 words.

5. Two Recommendation Letters (written in Chinese or English)

Applicants must submit two recommendation letters signed by a professor or an associate professor.

6. Foreigner Physical Examination Form (photocopy) 

The physical examinations must cover all of the items listed in the Foreigner Physical Examination Form. Incomplete forms or forms without the signature of the attending physician, or the official stamp of the hospital, or a sealed photograph of the applicant are considered as invalid. Please carefully plan your physical examination schedule as the result is valid for only 6 months.

7. Prove of Language Proficiency

The copy of valid HSK level 5 or 6 Certificate (if you are applying for a Chinese-given program) or the copy of IELTS/TOEFL result (if you are applying for an English-given program while you are not a native speaker

8. The copy of your valid passport

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Full Scholarships in China for International Students at Jiangsu University, 2018

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Applications are open for JSU Presidential Scholarships for the 2018 spring intake. These scholarships are available for international students getting registered for English-taught degree education at Jiangsu University.

Jiangsu University is a highly ranked and prestigious doctoral research university located in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province, People’s Republic of China.

Students must have good English or Chinese language proficiency.

Application Deadline: January 28, 2018
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor, master and PhD programme.
Study Subject: Bachelor programs covered under Presidential Scholarship: Accounting, Chinese Linguistics and Literature, Food Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engg., Computer Science and Tech. (Quota: 5 Students), Chemical Engineering (5 Students) and Pharmacy (5 Students)
Scholarship Award:

  • PhDs: Full tuition and accommodation
  • Masters: 20,000 CNY on tuition every year
  • Bachelors: 10,000 CNY on tuition in the first year
  • Students from America & Europe: 10,000 CNY/year on tuition

Number of Scholarships: Not given
Scholarship can be taken in China

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries: International students can apply for these scholarships.
Entrance Requirements:

  • Only applicable to self-funded overseas students who take English-taught degree programs only.
  • The JSU Presidential Scholarship to graduate students will be awarded once a year after annual assessment of the student’s performance.
  • Transferring of major or quitting JSU by bachelor students who availed JSU Presidential Scholarship in the first year, shall be approved only after the student compensates the scholarship amount back to the university before they receive the transcripts and other official documents.
  • Presidential scholarship graduate students who apply to quit JSU should compensates the scholarship amount back to the university before they receive the transcripts and other official documents.
  • Age Requirement: Bachelor: under 25 years; Master Students: under 30 years; PhD Students: under 35 years.
  • Not compatible to winners of other scholarships

English Language Requirements: Students must have good English or Chinese language proficiency.

Application Procedure:

Applicants must fill out the application and upload all required documents as follows

  • A passport photo;
  • Copy of passport (the photo page)
  • Copy of your final degree transcript (Notarized English translation if applicable )
  • Copy of final degree certificate (Notarized English translation if applicable )
  • English language proficiency certificate (non-English speaking countries)
  • HSK-4 certificate (for Chinese-Medium programs)
  • Family financial statement
  • Research proposal (Master and PhD only)
  • 2 recommendation letters (Master and PhD only)

How to Apply:

Applications to all programs should be only done online through JSU “Online Application System”

  • STEP 1: Register your account and activate it.
  • STEP 2: Fill out the application and upload all required documents
  • STEP 3: Submit the application and note your application number.
  • STEP 4: Check your admission status regularly.
  • STEP 5: You will receive your admission notice through e-mail after successful verification
  • STEP 6: Check your admission notice and pay admission fees before the due date.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Romanian Government Fully Funded Scholarships for Foreign Students in Romania, 2018

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Applications are invited for Romanian Government scholarships available for citizens of non EU countries. Up to 85 scholarships are awarded for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Romania.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the institution of central public administration which implements the foreign policy of Romania, in accordance with the legislation in force and with the Government’s Program.

In order to promote Romanian language and culture, the Ministry of National Education Scientific Research has decided that the beneficiaries of the scholarships should study only in the Romanian language. The candidates who do not know Romanian are offered one supplementary preparatory year to study the language.

  • Application deadline:  March 15, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Romania.
  • Study Subject:  The scholarships are awarded for 3 study cycles:a) for the first cycle (licenta): This scheme is dedicated to graduates of high schools or of equivalent pre-university studies, as well as to candidates who require the continuation of their studies in Romania. The complete cycle of university studies lasts for 3 to 6 years, according to the specific requirements of the chosen faculty, and ends with a final examination (licenta).b) for the 2nd cycle (master): This scheme is dedicated to graduates of university/post-graduate studies; it lasts for 1,5 to 2 years and ends with a dissertation.c) for the 3rd cycle (doctorate) this scheme is dedicated to the graduates of university/postgraduate studies (i.e. master); it lasts for 3-4 years, in keeping with the specific requirements of the chosen faculty, and ends with a doctor’s thesis. Admission to a PhD course is conditioned by an entrance examination.The fields of study are: political and administrative sciences, education sciences, Romanian culture and civilization, journalism, technical studies, oil and gas, agricultural sciences, veterinary medicine, architecture, visual arts.Language of study: In order to promote the Romanian language and culture among foreign citizens, the beneficiaries of scholarships granted by the Romanian state should study only in the Romanian language. The candidates who do not know Romanian are offered one supplementary preparatory year to study the language.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship consists of:
    • Free-of-charge tuition
    • Free-of-charge accommodation (depending on availability, accommodation will be offered free-of-charge in students halls of residence, in keeping with the higher education regulations and within the limits of the sums available for this purpose)
    • Financial support – a monthly amount representing : the equivalent in Romanian currency of 65 EURO per month, for under-graduate students (1st cycle),  the equivalent in Romanian currency of 75 EURO per month, for post-graduate students (master degrees and specialization) 2nd cycle,  the equivalent in Romanian currency of 85 EURO per month, for post graduate students (doctorate degree) 3rd cycle.
    • These scholarships do not cover food, international and local transport. The candidates must be prepared to personally support any other additional expenses.
  • Number of Scholarships: 85 scholarships
  • Nationality: Citizens of non-EU countries
  • Scholarship can be taken in Romania

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Citizens of non-EU countries can apply for these Romanian government scholarships.

Entrance Requirements:

  1. Foreign citizens coming from all the states of the world, except for EU member states. Foreign citizens of Romanian origin and those belonging to the neighboring historic Romanian communities benefit from other scholarship programs.
  2. The applicant for the scholarship must not hold Romanian citizenship, did not request or did not obtain a form of protection in Romania, is not a stateless person whose residence on Romanian territory is officially recognized according to the law, is not a member of the diplomatic corps accredited to Bucharest or member of family of the diplomatic corps accredited in Romania, has not benefited from a scholarship from the Romanian state on the same course of study.
  3. The applicant for the scholarship must present study papers issued by accredited / recognized educational institutions, have good results in education, respectively an average of the study years of at least 7 (seven) corresponding to the scoring system in Romania or the “Good” score, as the case.
  4. The applicant for the scholarship has not, until 31 December of the year in which he / she was nominated, more than 35 years of age – for bachelor and master studies and 45 years respectively – for doctoral studies or for postgraduate studies, including health field.

The scholarships are awarded for 3 study cycles:

  1. For the first cycle (licenta): This scheme is dedicated to graduates of high schools or of equivalent pre-university studies, as well as to candidates who require the continuation of their studies in Romania. The complete cycle of university studies lasts for 3 to 6 years, according to the specific requirements of the chosen faculty, and ends with a final examination (licenta).
  2. For the 2nd cycle (master): This scheme is dedicated to graduates of university/post-graduate studies; it lasts for 1,5 to 2 years and ends with a dissertation.
  3. For the 3rd cycle (doctorate) this scheme is dedicated to the graduates of university/postgraduate studies (i.e. master); it lasts for 3-4 years, in keeping with the specific requirements of the chosen faculty, and ends with a doctor’s thesis. Admission to a PhD course is conditioned by an entrance examination.

English Language Requirements: In order to promote Romanian language and culture, the Ministry of National Education Scientific Research has decided that the beneficiaries of the scholarships should study only in the Romanian language. The candidates who do not know Romanian are offered one supplementary preparatory year to study the language.

Featured Scholarships

Application Procedure:

Introduction: Application files must be submitted through diplomatic missions. Application files submitted by post or directly to the MFA or to the MNE, as well as application files received after the announced deadline will not be taken into consideration.
How to Apply: The registration period begins on 15 December 2017. The candidate should enquire at the diplomatic mission where he intends to submit the application file about the enrolment calendar. The deadline for submitting the application files is established by each diplomatic mission.

  • Foreign diplomatic missions accredited in Bucharest will submit their application files to the MFA – Public Diplomacy, Cultural and Scientific Directorate (DDPC?), accompanied by a verbal note, by 15 March 2018.
  • Incomplete or non-compliant dossiers with the fields of study and methodology are considered disqualified and will not be evaluated by the MFA committee. The files of the rejected candidates following the evaluation of the MFA and MNE committees are not returned. Dossiers filed directly with the MFA or MNE registration offices are not considered.

Documents required completing the file: The application file must contain the following documents:

  • Official letter issued by the diplomatic mission of the country of origin accredited to Bucharest or the diplomatic mission of Romania in the country of origin or residence;
  • The MFA application form (Appendix 1) for a scholarship in Romania, filled in correctly;
  • The MNE application form (Appendix 2) for the issue of the Letter of acceptance to study in Romania;
  • Legalized copies of the obtained study diplomas (baccalaureate diploma or its equivalent + bachelor’s, master’s and doctor’s degrees, if any) and their legalized translation into one of the following languages: English, French or Romanian, if required;
  • Legalized copies of matriculation sheets / diploma supplements related to graduate studies and their legalized translation, if applicable;
  • Legalized copy of the birth certificate and certified translation in one of the following languages: English, French or Romanian;
  • Copy of the first 3 pages of the passport;
  • The medical certificate attesting to the fact that the person enrolling in the study does not have contagious diseases or other conditions incompatible with the required studies;
  • Curriculum Vitae of the applicant;
  • Recent photos – 2 pieces, passport format.

The files will also be filled in with the following documents (only for candidates falling within the specific category mentioned for each document):

  • Proof of name change (if applicable) – copy and legalized translation;
  • The certificate attesting the passing of the baccalaureate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral exam, as the case may be, for current year’s graduates – copy and certified translation;
  • Certificate of graduation of the Romanian preparatory year or Language Proficiency Certificate, if applicable;
  • Declaration on parental consent in case of juvenile candidates (in one of the following languages: English, French or Romanian).

Procedure for file analysis and selection of scholars

  • The MFA checks the application files and presents the files that are eligible to the MFA Selection Board. The files selected by the MFA Commission will be forwarded to the MNE Selection Board.
  • The members of the two commissions evaluate the application files according to the scientific competencies of the candidates, as well as the chosen field of study.
  • The Boards will approve, within the number of places, the list of accepted candidates.

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Japanese Government Fully Funded Scholarships for Teacher Training Students, 2018

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The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) offers scholarships to international teachers. The scholarship is available to conduct research on school education at designated Japanese universities.

Its aim is to foster human resources who will become bridges of friendship between the scholarship recipient’s country and Japan through study in Japan and who will contribute to the development of both countries and the wider world.

Course Level: The scholarship is available for teachers.
Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the fields offered by the university.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship will cover the followings:

(1) Allowance: 143,000 yen per month. In case that the recipient researchers in a designated region, 2,000 or 3,000 yen per month will be added. The monetary amount each year may be subject to change due to budgetary reasons. The scholarship is cancelled in principle if the recipient is absent from the university for an extended period. The scholarship will be also cancelled in principle in the following situations. If the recipient has been receiving the scholarship despite his/her falling under any of the following situations, the recipient will be ordered to return the amount of scholarship that he/she received during the period wherein he/she was involved with any of the following situations:

  •  Is the recipient judged to have made a false statement on his/her application.
  •  The recipient violates any article of his/her pledge to the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  • The recipient violates any Japanese laws and is sentenced to imprisonment with or without work for life or for a period of exceeding 1 year.
  •  The recipient is expelled from his/her university or receives other punishment, or is removed from enrollment. The scholarship payment may be stopped during the period up until punishment is decided by the university.
  •  It has been determined that it will be impossible for the recipient to complete the study course within the standard time period because of poor academic grades, suspension or absent from the university.
  • The recipient’s residence status has been changed to one other than “Student”.
  •  The recipient has received a scholarship from another institution (excluding those specified as being for research expenditures).

(2) Tuition and Other Fees: Fees for the entrance examination, matriculation and tuition at universities will be paid by MEXT.

(3) Transportation

  • Transportation to Japan: In principle, MEXT stipulates the travel schedule and route, and provides an economy-class airline ticket for the flight from the international airport closest to the recipient’s residence (in principle, the country of nationality) to the Narita International Airport or to any other international airport in Japan on the normal route to the accepting university. The recipient shall bear at his/her own expense all cost related to domestic travel from the recipient’s residence to the nearest international airport, airport taxes, airport usage fees, special taxes necessary for travel, travel expenses within Japan (including airline transit costs), travel insurance expenses, expenses related to accompanied or unaccompanied baggage, etc. Although The address in the home country stated in the application form is in principle regarded as the recipient’s “home country residence,” if it will be changed at the time of leaving from his/her home country the changed address will be regarded as “home country residence.”) The recipient shall also bear at his/her own expense travel from his/her home country to a third country and travel and lodging costs incurred in a third country if the recipient must travel to a third country before coming to Japan for visa purposes because there are no Japanese diplomatic missions in his/her country. In this case, MEXT will provide the airline ticket from the third country to Narita International Airport or to any other international airport in Japan on the normal route to the accepting university. In principle, MEXT will not provide the airline ticket in cases when the recipient arrives in Japan from a country other than the country of nationality due to personal circumstances, excepting for the case that the recipient must travel to a third country before coming to Japan for visa purposes.
  • Transportation from Japan: In principle, the recipient who returns to his/her home country within the fixed period after the expiration of his/her scholarship will be provided, upon application, with an economy-class airline ticket for travel from the Narita International Airport or any other international airport in Japan that the accepting university usually uses to the international airport nearest to his/her home address, wherein principle is in the country of nationality. The recipient shall bear at his/her own expense all costs related to travel from the recipient’s residence to the nearest international airport, airport taxes, airport usage fees, special taxes necessary for travel, travel expenses within the country of nationality (including airline transit costs), travel insurance expenses, expenses related to accompanied or unaccompanied baggage, etc.
  • Should the recipient return to his/her home country before the end of the scholarship period due to personal circumstances, or reasons 4 (1) to above, the transportation fee for the return to the home country will not be provided. Should the recipient not return to his/her home country soon after the end of the scholarship period to resume his/her duties, the transportation fee for the return to the home country will also not be provided

Nationality: International

Number of Scholarships: Not given

 Scholarship can be taken in Japan

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries:  Applicants must have the nationality of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan. An applicant who has Japanese nationality at the time of application is not eligible. However, persons with dual nationality who hold Japanese nationality and whose place of residence at the time of application is outside of Japan are eligible to apply as long as they choose the nationality of the foreign country and give up their Japanese nationality by the date of their arrival in Japan. The first applicant screening will be conducted at the Japanese Embassy or Consulate (hereinafter referred to “Japanese diplomatic mission”) in the country of applicant’s nationality.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:

  • Age: Applicants must be born on or after April 2, 1983. Exceptions are limited to only those applicants deemed by MEXT to have been unable to apply within the period of age eligibility due to the system or circumstances (loss of educational opportunities due to military service obligation, war, etc.) in the country of nationality. Under no circumstances will exceptions be made for personal reasons (financial, family, health, university, employment situation, etc.)
  • Academic and Career Background: Applicants must be graduates of universities or teacher training schools and have worked as teachers at primary/secondary educational institutions or teacher training school (excluding universities) in their home countries for five years in total as of April 1, 2018. In-service university faculty members are not eligible.
  • Japanese Language Ability: Applicants must be keen to learn Japanese. Applicants must be interested in Japan and be keen to deepen their understanding of Japan after arriving in Japan. Applicants must also have the ability to do research and adapt to living in Japan.
  • Health: Applicants must submit a health certificate in the prescribed format signed by a physician that the applicant has no physical or mental conditions hindering the applicant’s study in Japan.
  • Arrival in Japan: Applicants must be able to arrive in Japan by the designated period (usually September of October) between the day two weeks before the course starts and the first day of the course. If the applicant arrives in Japan before this period for personal reasons, travel expenses to Japan will not be paid. Excluding cases of unavoidable circumstances, if the applicant cannot arrive in Japan by the end of the designated period the applicant must withdraw the offer.
  • Visa Requirement: Applicants should, in principle, acquire “Student” visas at the Japanese diplomatic missions located in the country of applicants’ nationality before entering Japan and enter Japan with “Student” residence status. To satisfy this requirement, even if an applicant already has another status of residence in Japan (“Permanent Resident,” “Long-Term Resident,” etc.), the applicant must change the visa status to “Student” and then re-enter Japan. Please be aware that even if the applicant applies for the permanent-resident or long-term resident status of residence after the expiration of the status as a Japanese Government Scholarship student, the possibility exists that the application may not be approved.
  • Applicants must return to their home country and resume their work immediately after the end of the scholarship period. Applicants shall utilize in their teaching careers the results of their research on school education in Japan. Should the applicant not return to the home country and resume work after the end of the scholarship period, the applicant must return the entire amount of the scholarship starting from the first payment.
  • In addition, while the applicant is studying in Japan, he/she shall contribute to mutual understanding between Japan and the home country by participating in activities at schools and communities with the aim of contributing to the internationalization of Japan. The applicant shall make efforts to promote relations between the home country and Japan by maintaining close relations with the university attended after graduation, cooperating with the conducting of surveys and questionnaires after the return home, and cooperating with all relevant projects and events conducted by Japanese diplomatic missions in the applicant’s country.
  • Any applicant who meets any or all of the following conditions is ineligible. If identified   after the start of the scholarship period, the applicant will be required to withdraw from the scholarship:
  1. Those who are military personnel or military civilian employees at the time of their arrival in Japan and during the scholarship period.
  2. Those who have received a Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship in the past.
  3. Those who have also applied for another program for which scholarship payments will begin in fiscal 2018 through a Japanese Government (MEXT) scholarship scheme or for a fiscal 2019 Embassy Recommendation program (for Research Students).
  4. Those who are already enrolled in a Japanese university with a residence status of “Student,” or who are enrolled, or plan to enroll, in a Japanese university as a privately-financed international student from the time of application to the MEXT scholarship program in the applicant’s country until the commencement of the period for payment of the MEXT scholarship.
  5. Those who are planning to receive scholarship money from an organization other than MEXT (including a government organization of the applicant’s country) on top of the scholarship money provided by MEXT after the arrival in Japan.
  6. Holders of dual nationality at the time of application who cannot verify that they will give up Japanese nationality by the time of the arrival in Japan.
  7. Those who change their residence status to that of other than “Student” after their arrival in Japan.

English Language Requirements: Applicants must meet the language requirements of the host institution.

International Scholarship

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: Applicants can apply by post.

Application deadline: January 26, 2018

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Full Tuition Postgraduate Scholarships in Turkey at Eastern Mediterranean University, 2018

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Eastern Mediterranean University is offering scholarships for Turkish and international students. These scholarships are available for pursuing master and PhD program.

The main objective of the Eastern Mediterranean University is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible with changing needs of the students.

The Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU; Turkish: Doğu Akdeniz Üniversitesi), located in Northern Cyprus, was established in 1979 under the leadership of Onay Fadıl Demirciler (then Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education) as a higher-education institution of technology. In 1986, it was converted to a state university. The campus is located within the city of Famagusta.
The university has 141 programs (11 Faculties and 5 Schools) offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as a research infrastructure. The medium of instructions are in Turkish and English. However, English Preparatory School is available for students who need to improve their English. The university offers variety of sports and social activities. Academic Programs of EMU are broad and include Physical and Social Sciences with considerable research studies via Research Advisory Board.

Description:

  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master and PhD programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded for studying all the subjects offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: Scholarships will cover the followings:
    1. Each PhD program can grant either one 100% or two 50% tuition fee scholarship to new international students and Turkish nationals (separately) who hold a minimum Bachelor’s Degree CGPA 3.00 out of 4.00 or equivalent.
    2. Each master’s program can grant one 100% scholarship and two 50% scholarship to Turkish nationals who will enrol in the program for the first time with a minimum Bachelor’s Degree CGPA 3.00 out of 4.00 or equivalent.
    3. In addition, the large number of 50% tuition fee scholarships is available for new international students in master’s programs.
  • Nationality: Turkish and international
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Turkey

All applicants for whom English is a second language is required to present a recent TOEFL or IELTS score or to pass a proficiency examination organized by EMU.

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries: Turkish and international students can apply for these scholarships.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:

  1. The minimum requirement to be considered for 100% scholarship is 3.00 (out of 4.00) or higher undergraduate graduation CGPA.
  2. The minimum requirement to be considered for 50% scholarship is 2.75 (out of 4.00) or higher undergraduate graduation CGPA.
  3. The departments will rank the applicants based on their departmental assessment criteria (not only CGPA). The department may grant 100% scholarship to one applicant and up to two 50% scholarships to two applicants.

English Language Requirements: All applicants for whom English is a second language is required to present a recent TOEFL or IELTS score or to pass a proficiency examination organised by EMU.

International Scholarship

Application Procedure:

  • The mode of applying is online.

How to Apply:

  • Give details of any grant/scholarships that you have already been awarded (valid for your studentship at EMU) (add documents).
  • Give details of any application(s) for a grant/scholarship that you have made (add documents).
  • Statement of Purpose / Intention (Please submit on a separate sheet: Your purpose in applying to the program chosen, explaining your motivation as well as the areas of specialisation which would be of interest to you within the discipline).
  • A photocopy of your passport or I.D. card.
  • Two passport-sized (approx. 6 cm x 5 cm) photographs.
  • Program specific documents: Architecture (Ph.D. & Master): Portfolio.

Online Application

Application deadline: January 14, 2018

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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University of Bristol Vice-Chancellor Full Fellowships in UK, 2018

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Applications are now open for Vice-Chancellor Fellowships within the mathematics and statistical science areas for the year 2018. This fellowship is available to international students.

University is looking for the highest quality candidates with relevant research, who will seize the development opportunities provided and become future research leaders in their field.

The University of Bristol is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom. It received its royal charter in 1909, and its predecessor institution, University College, Bristol, had been in existence since 1876.

  • Course Level: Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships scheme offers an exciting opportunity for exceptional early-career researchers to advance their research careers, and support our strategic priorities.
  • Study Subject: This year, we will be recruiting nine four-year fellowships for those researching primarily in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics subjects with normally three-seven years’ experience post PhD or equivalent. Fellowships are available across a number of subjects, and we strongly encourage applications in all areas of mathematics and statistical science.
  • Scholarship Award: These prestigious awards aim to nurture the potential of early-career researchers.

As a Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow, you will have access to the wealth of research expertise at the University of Bristol and become part of our world-leading research community. We have cutting-edge facilities and flagship research institutes that address the grand challenges facing our world today.

Further benefits include

  • For research focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine, and Mathematics discipline a competitive salary starting from £36,613 or £42,418 depending on experience, and a four-year fixed-term contract.
  • For research focused on Humanities, Arts, and Social Science discipline a competitive salary starting from £36,613 and a two-year fixed-term contract.
  • Access to start-up funds, as appropriate to the discipline.
  • The opportunity to pursue your own programme of individual (or collaborative) research.
  • Mentoring and one-to-one monthly supervision from your Fellowship Sponsor.
  • A programme of development activity focused on your needs at each career stage, including opportunities to engage in other schemes such as CREATE, GW4 Crucible, Stepping into Leadership and Teaching-at-Bristol for Research Staff.
  • Opportunities to develop skills in teaching, leadership, impact development and engagement.
  • Support with external grant applications and help to explore other career opportunities towards the end of the Fellowship term.

Nationality: International students

Number of Scholarships: Nine fellowships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Entrance Requirements: Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships are aimed at early-career researchers, this year we are offering:

  • Nine: four-year fellowships for those researching primarily in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics subjects with normally three-seven years’ experience post PhD or equivalent.
  • Six: two-year fellowships for those researching primarily in Humanities, Arts and Social Science disciplines with normally zero-three years’ experience post Ph.D. or equivalent.

We are looking for the highest quality candidates with relevant research in one of our priority areas who will seize the development opportunities provided and become future research leaders in their field.

Requirements

Suitable candidates will have:

  • A PhD in a relevant field or equivalent;
  • Started to establish a reputation for top quality research;
  • Strong leadership qualities and an enthusiasm for developing skills in teaching, leadership, impact development and engagement;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Eligibility

We welcome applications from internal and external candidates, including individuals who have taken a career break due to maternity, paternity, adoption leave, illness or other exceptional circumstances.

Candidates with an existing permanent academic position are considered to have achieved the aims of the scheme and will not be eligible to apply.

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements such as IELTS or TOEFL thresholds in order to be able to study there.

UK Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: 

  1. Download the further particulars and Project Proposal and Letter of Support proforma, available from the vacancy adverts:
  2. Complete the ‘project proposal’ section of the proforma and email it to your proposed sponsor, along with your CV, requesting that they:
    • support your application by completing the ‘letter of support’ section on page five of the proforma;
    • Obtain a signature of approval from the relevant head of school.
  3. Apply online:
    • Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine, and Mathematics
    • Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships focused on Humanities, Arts, and Social Science
  4.  You will need to upload the following supporting documents:
    • Please merge your academic CV and your covering letter into one document (and upload to the ‘covering letter’ section of the application);
    • Please upload the Project Proposal and Letter of Support proforma (to the ‘upload documents’ section of the application).

Application Deadline: January 14, 2018

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Australian Fully Funded Scholarships at University of New South Wales, 2018

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The University of New South Wales is inviting applications for International Research Scholarships.

The University of New South Wales is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington. Established in 1949, it is regarded as one of the world’s leading universities, ranked 3rd in Australia, 45th in the world, and 1st in New South Wales according to the 2017 QS World University Rankings. It has a student population of over 53,000 as at 2015.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award:
Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship: $26,682 per annum (2017 rate), Tuition Fees and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
University International Postgraduate Award (UIPA): $26,682 per annum (2017 rate): Tuition Fees.
Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS) plus a Research Stipend: $26,682 per annum (2017 rate) and Tuition Fees.

Number of Scholarships: Not given

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply.

Entrance Requirements:

English Language Requirements: All applicants, whether domestic or international, must provide evidence that their English language ability meets the minimum requirements for admission.

Application Procedure:

Ready to apply for a research higher degree program at UNSW Sydney.

The information below outlines the steps you need to follow, including where to find the application form for admission and scholarship, the supporting documents you need to provide, and the key dates for your application.

  • Step 1: Determine Your Eligibility
  • Step 2: Find a Supervisor and Prepare Your Research Description
  • Step 3: Prepare Your Supporting Documentation
  • Step 4: English Translations of Documents
  • Step 5: Meet the UNSW English Language Requirement
  • Step 6: Submit an Application

How to Apply:

To be considered for a scholarship at UNSW, you must meet all the requirements for admission to your preferred degree, as outlined in the Admission to higher Degree Research Programs Procedure.

To apply for a scholarship, simply indicate that you would also like to be considered for a UNSW scholarship on your application for admission to a program, and select your preferred scholarship application round. For more information about the application process, visit Submit an Application. Your scholarship application will then be considered by the University with all other applications submitted during the same round.

Application Deadline: February 2, 2018

Visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply successfully for this scholarship.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Special Fully Funded Scholarships in Japan for Students from Developing Countries, 2018

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Deadline: January 9, 2018

The new “Special International Program for Urban Infrastructure Engineering in Developing Countries” is now available on offer for the year 2018.

‘Special International Program for Urban Infrastructure Engineering in Developing Countries’ is belonging to Department of Infrastructure and Urban Society for the master course and Department of Urban Innovation for the doctor course in Graduate School of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University. It is the all-English graduate program at the doctor and master level in the field of civil engineering.

Yokohama is Asia’s Gateway to the World. Ever since the port of Yokohama was opened in the 19th century, Yokohama has been a unique crossroad where West meets East. It is not too much to say that the modernization and internationalization of Japan started from Yokohama. Today, as Japan’s second largest city, Yokohama is recognized as one of the most exciting cities for its cultural, socio-economic, and infrastructural dynamism.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to learn master as well as a doctoral programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Civil Engineering
  • Scholarship Award: For information about MEXT scholarship, such as the scholarship stipend, please visit this website.
  • Nationality: Developing Countries
  • Number of Scholarships: From 2018 October enrollment to 2020 October enrollment, Two MEXT scholarships for the master course and five for the doctor course are going to be allocated to this program.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Japan

The major fields of study are:

  • Structural Engineering
  • Estuarine and Coastal Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Transportation and Urban Engineering
  • Concrete Engineering

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Students from Developing Countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: An applicant must fulfil the following qualifications;

Doctoral Course

An applicant willing to admit in the Doctor course must have following academic requirements:

  • An applicant should have outstanding academic records in undergraduate as well as Master degree and shows robust research potential
  • An applicant should normally possess a four-year bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree.
  • Proof of an applicant’s English proficiency (An official score of TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent)

Master Course

An applicant willing to admit in the Master course must have following academic requirements:

  • An applicant should have outstanding academic records in undergraduate
  • An applicant should normally possess a four-year bachelor’s degree.
  • Proof of an applicant’s English proficiency (An official score of TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent)

For both the Master course and the Doctor course, an applicant should be in good mental and physical health.

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: 

For the application for October 2018 enrollment, the following documents must reach the correspondence address no later than January 9th, 2018. All the documents must reach the correspondence address by mail no later than January 9th, 2018. We only accept application documents sent by mail, we don’t accept any application documents sent by email/Fax.

1. Completed Application Form.
2. For the Doctor course, an official transcript showing the applicant’s academic performance from both an undergraduate and a master’s course.For the Master course, an official transcript showing the applicant’s academic performance from an undergraduate course.
3. Proof of an applicant’s English proficiency (an official score of TOEFL or IELTS or equivalent).
4. Two confidential Recommendation Letters in the specific form. Each letter should be in a sealed envelope with the signature of the recommender over the flap of the envelope and should be sent to the correspondence address directly.

It is important to note that you visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply successfully for this scholarship.

Application deadline: January 9, 2018

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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