The University of Glasgow is offering 8 scholarships worth theÂ full tuition feeÂ for a one-yearÂ Masters programme for September 2019 academic session. African applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
Course Level:Â Masters
Eligible Countries:Â African countries
To be taken at (country):Â UK
Eligibility Criteria:Â This scholarship is open to applicants from Africa applying to all on-campusÂ Masters programmesÂ . Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their application for admission and must:
- be resident in Africa at time of applying
- have completed a first degree in Africa
- demonstrate academic excellence and achieve grades equivalent toÂ a degree equivalent to a UK 1stÂ Class Hons or better
Selection Criteria:Â Applicants will be automatically assessed for a scholarship based on academic merit.
Number of Awardees:Â 10
Value of Scholarship:Â Full fee waiver
Duration of Scholarship:Â 1 year
Method of Application:Â Applicants who are being considered Â will be notified within the timeframes above.Â There is no separate application form required.
Offer holders who are being considered for the scholarship will be contacted and asked to submit a 400 word personal statement detailing:
- why you have selected the programme at the University of Glasgow
- why youÂ merit the funded-place (e.g. academic/personal achievement)
- how you will benefit from it (e.g. employment prospects, financial relief, etc.)
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â Ongoing.Â Applicants who are being considered for the scholarship will usually hear within 6-8 weeks of applying for the programme.
Award Provider:Â University of Glasgow