Scholarships are being offered by The University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in conjunction with The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)to all Tanzanians and Citizen of Sub-Saharan Africa to enroll for postgraduate studies (Master and PhD).
ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
This is a scholarship that is financed publically and promotes academic exchange internationally and educational cooperation with developing countries through various methods of financing and scholarship programs.
About seven Master scholarships will be awarded this year while about five PhD scholarships will also be awarded this year.
The scholarship will be awarded and provided for the duration of the program studied which is two years for a master’s degree program and three years for a doctoral degree program.
Candidates who come from less privileged groups or regions, female candidates and physically challenged candidates are highly encouraged to apply for the scholarship.
FIELD OF STUDY
The scholarship is awarded for postgraduate studies (Master and PhD) available at The University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in following fields of study Strategic and Peace Study, Food and Nutrition Security, Climate Change and Sustainable Development and Immigration and Refugee Law
Interested candidates who wish to apply for the scholarship will have to meet the following requirements to be eligible:
Applicant’s last university degree should have been completed less than six years before the application time
Applicants should be citizens from a country in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Applicants should have obtained above average results in their Bachelor and Master’s degree qualification
Applicants should show evidence of gaining admission to their chosen degree program or an official letter that assures them of getting admission
PhD applicants must be a member of staff of a public or private university or should be a candidate considered for teaching or for research staff recruitment).
Applicants should endeavor to submit the DAAD Application Form and DAAD Information Sheet for Students.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications are done online and candidates should make sure they send copies of their application to:
University of Dar es Salaam
Directorate of Postgraduate Studies
P.O. Box 35091, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +255-22-2410500-9 Ext: 2010
Fax: Fax: +255-22-2410078
Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply
Deadline for application is March 5 2016