The University of Manchester warmly welcomes applications from talented but economically disadvantaged students from some of the world’s poorest countries who want to pursue a master degree program at the University of Manchester.
The University of Manchester is a public research university in Manchester, England, formed in 2004 by the merger of University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and the Victoria University of Manchester.
Deadline: September 9, 2019
Degree Level: Mater’s program
Field: The scholarships are available for specific courses in engineering, environment, health sciences development, education, textiles and law.
Number of Scholarships: There are 28 scholarships (18 for full-time study and 10 for part-time study) available to students from Uganda, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Tanzania.
Mode of Study: Full-time and part-time
Tenable Period: Two types of scholarships are offered:
- Full-time, on-campus master’s (one year duration)
- Part-time distance learning master’s (three to five years’ duration)
Host Country: UK
Eligible Countries: Uganda, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Tanzania.
Academic Requirements: To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:
-Have at least 18 months’ work experience;
-Hold a bachelor’s degree with an overall grade of excellent, or preferably a master degree. The awards are for academically outstanding students;
-Have a clear idea of how studying in Manchester will benefit both your career and wider community.
The scholarships are awarded on merit. If you are selected for the opportunity, you will be automatically admitted.