University of Edinburgh is offering four scholarships for online distance learning. Scholarships are available for pursuing online distance learning masters degree programmes at University of Edinburgh.
University offers a number of general and subject-specific funding schemes. The aim of the scholarships is to attract the best and most motivated people to Edinburgh.
The University of Edinburgh is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities. The University’s mission is the creation, dissemination and curation of knowledge.
Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
University accepts all of the English language qualifications for entry to the University, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test center.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing online distance learning masters degree programmes at University of Edinburgh.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are offered over different departments across the University, all offering a diverse range of courses.
Scholarship Award: Each scholarship will cover the full tuition fees over three years.
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
-The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission onto the above eligible distance learning Master’s programmes at the University of Edinburgh.
-Applicants intending to study a distance learning PgCert are only eligible to apply if that PgCert is part of a distance learning Master’s programme. Applicants should check this with the relevant School.
-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.
-Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Applicants must be both nationals of and resident in the following countries:
List of Countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Dem Rep, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, The, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Kenya, Korea, Dem Rep, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, Rep, Zambia and Zimbabwe
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: All students of every nationality are required to prove their English language competence. Even native-speakers of English must demonstrate that they meet our minimum language requirements to gain entry to the University. University accept all of the English language qualifications for entry to the University, including IELTS qualifications from any IELTS test centre. Applicants who require an IELTS test as part of an application for degree-level studies may take this test at any IELTS centre.
Supporting Material: Whilst completing this application applicants will be asked to provide the following:
– Personal details;
– Details of any degrees you hold or expect to hold;
– A personal statement of no more than 300 words;
– Any additional information that applicants believe would assist us in evaluating their application;
– Details of any other scholarships or awards they hold or have held.
How to Apply: Eligible applicants should complete and online scholarship application. Please note that applicants will not be able to access the online application form unless they have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh and have full EASE authentication.
Application Deadline: The closing date for applications for these scholarships is 3rd June 2016.