The Institute for Transport Studies (ITS), Faculty of Environment, University of Leeds UK is putting forth the Transport Africa Masters Scholarship 2017 for understudies from Africa.
Application Deadline: 22nd June 2017.
Offered yearly? Yes
Qualified Countries: International
To be taken at (nation): University of Leeds, UK
Acknowledged Subject Areas? The Institute offers a decision of six (6) Masters degrees:
MSc Mathematical Modeling for Transport
MSc Sustainability in Transport
MSc Transport Economics
MSc Transport Planning
MSc Transport Planning and the Environment
MSc (Eng) Transport Planning and Engineering
About Scholarship: The Institute for Transport Studies (ITS), Faculty of Environment, University of Leeds is putting forth an expenses grant, to give a special chance to an African understudy of exceptional capacity, accomplishment and potential. The Institute is putting forth a half expenses grants, worth £8500, to give improvement chances to understudies of remarkable capacity, accomplishment and potential. The grants will subsidize half of the educational cost expenses for global understudies to attempt a full-time Masters degree program. The grants frame some portion of the ITS central goal to propel the comprehension of worldwide transport, by means of the improvement of future transport experts.
It is visualized that the grant beneficiary will take up work in the transport segment in their nation of origin after the Masters program, to apply their new aptitudes in a range of distinguished needs.
Offered Since: 2013
Sort: Taught Masters
Who is qualified to apply?
an) Applicants must hold, or hope to get, a Bachelors degree proportional to a UK first class or upper second class respects.
b) Applicants must hold an offer (contingent or unrestricted) of a scholarly place for an ITS Masters degree for the scholastic year beginning September 2016.
c) Applicants must be assigned as ‘International fee status’ by the University of Leeds, and be domiciled in an African nation.
What number of Scholarships are accessible? 4
What are the advantages? The grant is a half educational cost charge waiver.
To what extent will sponsorship last? One time expense lessening
Step by step instructions to Apply: To apply for the grant candidates must:
a) Complete and present the significant grant application structure to include:
i) an announcement of up to 500 words which explains how and why a Masters degree from ITS would empower the candidate have any kind of effect to transportation in their nation/area, and particularly to handle a critical problem or issue;
ii) confirmation of the candidate’s exceptional capacity, accomplishment and potential;
iii) a blueprint of the candidate’s profession desires;
iv) points of interest of their financing circumstance, including existing assets which are accessible to them, grant applications where the result is known or anticipated, and other subsidizing sources being investigated.
b) Provide a supporting explanation from an official [the grant ref ought to be extra to the scholastic referees].
For further subtle elements including the application pack and full terms and conditions, please visit the ITS Scholarship website page
Supports: The Institute for Transport Studies (ITS), Faculty of Environment, University of Leeds UK
Critical Notes:: Early application is supported. Shortlisted candidates will be informed by email in July.