UCL/AHRI MSc Scholarship for African Students 2022/2023, information on the UCL/AHRI MSc Scholarship: This scholarship is for the academic year September 2022 to September 2023 in the United Kingdom. The Global Engagement Office at UCL is funding it.
The award is managed by AHRI and is open to applicants with academic backgrounds and interests that are compatible with AHRI’s research programs.
Applicants must be permanent residents of South Africa to be considered for this position. Also,to be considered for this opportunity, applicants must have a strong academic record.
Candidates will compete in a round of selection at AHRI, with the winning applicant being nominated to proceed to the UCL selection. The AHRI nominee will be helped through the application procedure for admittance into an MSc taught programme.
Eligible Field(s): The successful candidate’s research project for the MSc is expected to be aligned with the programmes of research at AHRI.
Eligibility: TheUCL/AHRI MSc Scholarship candidate:
- Must be permanently based in South Africa at the time of application.
- Must hold a valid passport at the time of application.
- Must have an Honours degree equivalent to a Bachelor (Honours) degree with Second Class Division 1 Honours or 70% in an appropriate subject.
- The successful applicant will need to be in London to start their chosen course in September 2021.
Women are particularly encouraged to apply.
Eligible Countries: Any. Be domiciled in South Africa
To be Taken at (Country): UK & South Africa
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of UCL/AHRI MSc Scholarship: The Scholarship will cover:
- Full UCL tuition fees for a one-year full-time taught master’s degree.
- A round-trip economy air fare to and from the UK.
- A monthly stipend to cover housing and living costs for 50 weeks.
- National Health Service (NHS) surcharge and Tier 4 visa costs.
Duration of Award: 1 year
Application Deadline: 1st April 2022 by 5 pm.
How to Apply: for UCL/AHRI MSc Scholarship
Please complete the online AHRI/UCL MSc Scholarship application form and provide a copy of your *academic transcript and CV. The application deadline is 5pm on Friday, 01 April 2022.
*An academic transcript is a list of the courses you’ve taken and the grades you’ve received during your academic career. Some colleges and universities will additionally provide the credits for each module. You must submit a copy of your official transcript from your institution’s Academic Registry or Student Records Office. The transcript must be printed on institutional letterhead, with the issuing office’s stamp and signature.
The guidelines for filling out the application form can be found on the Award Webpage.