University of Essex Africa Scholarship Program 2021/2022 for African Masters Students
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If you’re an international student from an African nation and are self-funding your postgraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship of £4,000, paid as a discount on your tuition fee.
Application Deadline: 18th September 2021
Offered Annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): UK
Eligibility: Interested candidates must meet all of the following conditions:
be classified as an international student for fee purposes
be a national of an African nation (defined as a member state of the African Union) and ordinarily resident in an African nation
be entirely self-funding your studies
be a graduate of any African country, or any of the countries specified above
be applying for a full-time Masters course starting in 2020-21 (excluding MBA)
meet the academic criteria in the table below:
Ghana: CGPA 3.0/4.0 or above
Nigeria: CGPA 3/5 or above
Other member states of the African Union: 2:1 or above (or equivalent as defined by our Postgraduate Admissions selection criteria)
You will also be considered for this award if you are a national of an African nation and you have a degree:
from a recognised UK university, other than Essex, with a 2:1 or above, or
from a recognised university with a 2:1 or above (or equivalent as defined by our Postgraduate Admissions selection criteria) or from any of the following countries: Bangladesh, Canada, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA, Vietnam
Selection Criteria: University of Essex will assess your eligibility based on the academic transcripts and certificates that you submit with your application for your place at Essex.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Program: £4,000
Duration of Program: 1 Year
How to Apply:
We’ll assess your eligibility based on the information that you submit with your application for your place at Essex.
If you meet all the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be awarded this scholarship. You don’t need to complete an application form.