The University of Edinburgh invites two scholarships for postgraduate study in any subject provided by the University to students from Southern African countries. One of the scholarships will be available for a one year Master’s degree programme and the other scholarship for a three year PhD degree programme.
The scholarship covers the overseas rate of tuition fee and University accommodation for the duration of the postgraduate degree programme.
The scholarship will be awarded to applicants from Southern African countries which have been accepted for admission on a full-time basis for a postgraduate Master’s programme of study or PhD degree programme at the University of Edinburgh.
Applicants may apply from the following countries:
- The Democratic Republic of Congo
- South Africa
- United Republic of Tanzania
Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
The scholarship will be awarded on academic merit basis. Candidates are expected to have the international equivalent of a UK first class or honour’s degree at undergraduate level.
The closing date for applications for these scholarships is 30 April 2012.
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