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United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) PhD Fellowships 2021 for International Students

The purpose of the “PhD Fellowship” is to recruit high achieving graduate students in certain majors at UAEU and provide them with full and continuous financial support to pursue their graduate studies at UAEU.

Application Deadline: 31st December 2020

Type: PhD

Eligibility:

  • Have a GPA ≥ 3.3/4.0 in Master degree.
  • Have no employment or other financial sponsorship.
  • Have dissertation in one of the UAE priority sectors (Renewable Energy, Transportation, Health, Water, Technology, Space).
  • Meet the PhD admission requirements and apply here.

Eligible Countries: All

To be Taken at (Country): United Arab Emirates

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award:

a) Full Package:

  • Full tuition waiver.
  • Monthly Stipend.
  • Health insurance (if needed).
  • Extra Bonus:
    • Up to AED 3,000 from supervisor’s external research project, or
    • Up to AED 2,000 from supervisor’s internal research project.

b) Basic Package:

  • Full tuition waiver.
  • Health insurance (if needed).
  • Additional work (optional) as Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) or Graduate Administrative Assistant (GAA) up to 20 hours per week upon availability by the College or College of Graduate Studies (up to AED 4,000).

Duties and Expectations:

a) Full Package:

  • Maintain GPA ≥ 3.0 at the PhD level.
  • Be enrolled full-time (min. of 9 credits/semester). 
  • Be available at UAEU full time.
  • Commit to a minimum of 40 hours/week on courses and/or research project throughout the year.
  • Commit to a minimum of 5 hours/week as a Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) or Graduate Administrative Assistant (GAA) at student’s home college or College of Graduate Studies during the first 3 semesters of active enrollment and 10 hours/week after the 3rd semesters of joining the PhD Program.

b) Basic Package:

  • Maintain GPA ≥ 3.0 at the PhD level.
  • Be enrolled full-time (min. of 9 credits/semester). 
  • Be available at UAEU full time.
  • Commit to a minimum of 40 hours/week on courses and/or research project throughout the year.

Duration of Award: 4 years

How to Apply: To apply for a PhD Scholarship, please:

  • Complete the Admission application here
  • Complete and submit the PhD Fellowship application here and all required documents

See deadlines and eligible courses here

  • It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.
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