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University of Sheffield Merit Postgraduate Scholarships for Developing Countries 2018/2019

The University of Sheffield offers the Merit Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students  who show exceptional academic potential starting a postgraduate taught master’s programme at the University in September.

Each Scholarship is worth 70% tuition fee discount of your postgraduate taught masters degree tuition fee per year, for one year of study. The Scholarships will take the form of a tuition fee reduction.

Selection Criteria and Eligibility: The Master’s Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit.

To be eligible for the Master’s postgraduate Scholarships:

  • Applicants must have applied for and being offered a study place at the University of Sheffield to be eligible to apply for the Scholarships.
  • Applicants must apply for a study place by Friday 15 June, 2018 for entry in September 2018 to be able to apply for Scholarships.
  • The Scholarship application is a separate online process to apply for a course. A link to the online scholarship application will be sent by email to all eligible students from April onwards.
  • The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the supporting statement. The final decision will be made by an academic panel.
  • The Scholarship can be awarded in conjuction with other University of Sheffields Scholarships as long as the individual does not become fully funded, for tuition fee purposes, as a result of some of these awards.
  • The Scholarship will take the form of a tuition fee reduction only.
  • The Scholarship is for full-time and part-time students only. Students studying online or via distance learning are not eligible for the Scholarships.
  • part-time students will receive the full value of a one year scholarship split pro rata over the duration of an euivalent single full-time academic year.
  • These scholarships exclude postgraduate courses in Clinical Dentistry.

Value of Scholarship: 70% tuition fee discount

Duration of Scholarship: The Scholarship will take one year of postgraduate study

How to Apply: If you wish to be considered for this scholarship, you need to apply. English students will automatically be sent details of how to aplly from March onwards.

Sponsors: University of Sheffield, UK

Important Notes: Applicants cannot apply for Scholarships before being offered a study place at sheffield.

Subject Areas: master’s courses offered at th University

Eligible Countries:

  • East and South Africa: Kenya, Uganda, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Mauritius
  • Middle East and North Africa: Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt, Sudan, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco.
  • South East Asia: Brunei, Indonesia, Malasia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Hong Kong, Nigeria, Pakistan, Japan, S.Korea, Turkey, Norway

Application Deadline: 22nd June 2018


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