Ghana is a country in the West African Region. It is one of such places students aspire to pursue their academic dreams. The tertiary institutions in Ghana, can also be described as standard. So, the opportunity to get that standard education in one of the best and renowned institution is here.
The Tertiary Education Scholarship Trust (TEST) is offering undergraduate scholarships for Ghanaian students to study at KNUST – Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is a university in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana. The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is the public university established in the country.
TEST for AFRICA is a UK Charitable Trust registered in 2008 by the UK Charity Commission with the mandate to fund the further education of African students. Its aim is to aid the social and economic development of Africa.
The TEST provides Full or Partial Scholarships to Needy but Bright Students to undertake new and/or continuing Tertiary Education studies at Ghanaian Public Universities and Polytechnics in their own country.
Open to all brilliant but needy students (current and new) at KNUST – Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.
Targeted at students of Ghanaian origin
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana.
Fields of study
All undergraduate level courses offered at at the University
Number of awards
Not specified by provider, but several will be awarded
Four (4) years of study
The successful applicants will be given full or partial scholarship
Method of Application
Interested applicants may apply with the official APPLICATION FORM. All renewals and applications from continuing students should reach TEST for Ghana not later than the deadline date below. First year students who are still awaiting their admission letters can submit their application forms directly to TEST for Ghana before the deadline date below, indicating clearly the institution applied to and that admission letters are yet to be received.
To download the FORM and other detailed information, visit the official website (link to it is below) and KNUST website. There are different forms for new and old returning applicants (download these from the official sites).
It is important to read the 2017 Scholarship Guidelines(pdf); and also to visit the official websites (links to them are below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship, and to download the forms for new applicants and for renewing applicants.
Fresh students who are yet to be admitted should submit their application forms directly to TEST for Ghana, at least by the Thursday, 31st August 2017. Renewal forms of previous beneficiaries should be submitted with an up-to-date result slip latest by the Friday, 30th June 2017.
All candidates should note that no forms will be accepted after the deadline.
Application Deadline: 30 June / 31 August 2017