The University of Birmingham is pleased to offer this grant in association with the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC) for understudies from Developing district nations who might not generally have the capacity to consider in the United Kingdom.
Application Deadline: 28th February, 2017
Offered every year? Yes
Qualified Countries: Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Cameroon, Dominica, Fiji, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
To be taken at (nation): UK
Qualified Field of Study: Cancer Sciences, Economic Development and Regeneration, Economics.
Sort: Postgraduate educated experts
Qualification: Candidates are required to hold a first degree at five star level and be less than 30 years old at the time the honor starts.
Hopefuls should likewise ensure that they:
are nationals of a Commonwealth creating nation, and not at present living or considering in a created nation;
have not embraced studies enduring one year or more in a created nation;
are themselves, or through their families, not able to pay to think about in the United Kingdom;
consent to come back to their own particular nation to work or study when the honor closes. The commission will just consider solicitations to stretch out leave to stay in the UK post-grant for those wishing to move from Masters to PhD contemplate. Strict conditions will apply.
DFID requires that the University affirms while presenting its waitlist of competitors that they are adequately capable in the English dialect to adapt to the course for which they have connected. This will ordinarily imply that you should have fulfilled any prerequisites concerning fitness in the English dialect which are a state of your offer of affirmation.
Competitors should likewise have been offered a place at the University of Birmingham on one of the accompanying postgraduate projects:
MSc Clinical Oncology (School of Cancer Studies)
MSc Development Economics (Dept of Economics)
Number of Awardees: 1
Estimation of Scholarship: The honor is financed mutually by the University and the DFID. The honor will cover:
Full educational cost expenses
Air admission to and from the United Kingdom
Movement Health Surcharge costs
An erratic entry remittance installment of around £950
Proposition costs of £225
Consider go concede up to £200
Abundance stuff remittance for books up to 10kg on the arrival flight
Span of Scholarship: 1 year
Step by step instructions to Apply: to apply for this grant, you should present an application to both the University of Birmingham and the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission.
You can finish the University’s application by means of our online Commonwealth Shared Scholarship application shape once the opposition opens. You may present the application frame before you have gotten an offer from the University, be that as it may you more likely than not secured your offer before the due date of 28 February 2017 keeping in mind the end goal to be considered for a grant.
To present your Commonwealth Scholarship Commission application, you should finish the Commission’s Electronic Application System (EAS). Direction on finishing this shape can be found at http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/apply/shared-grants/data applicants.
Visit Scholarship Webpage for points of interest
Grant Provider: UK Department for International Development (DFID) and The University of Birmingham