University of Brunei Darussalam (UBD) offers PhD Scholarships in Asian Studies in Brunei 2013
Study Subject(s): Graduate students will carry out multidisciplinary research under the close supervision of senior researchers in the following five areas, namely Borneo Studies, South China Sea Studies, Popular Culture, Economic and Financial Integration in Asia, and Human/ Capital Movements in Asia.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD degree level.
Scholarship Provider: University of Brunei Darussalam (UBD)
Scholarship can be taken at: Brunei
Eligibility: The scholarships are open for candidates on a competitive basis. To be eligible a candidate must be under the age of 40, enrolled full-time in the PhD programme and demonstrate a good academic track record.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Brunei can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: University of Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Brunei’s National University, is currently accepting applications for admission to its PhD programme in Asian Studies to commence in 2013. Eligible applicants are invited to submit their applications for the 10 PhD scholarships in Critical Asian Studies under the new Graduate Research Scholarship (GRS) Programme. UBD is located in the world’s 3rd largest island, Borneo. Its strategic location along one of the world’s busiest sea lanes in the South China Sea, conducive socio-cultural environment, an ecologically friendly and beautiful campus and a growing pool of international experts on Asian affairs make it an excellent place to pursue intensive research work in Asia.
Number of awards offered: 10 Scholarships are offered.
Duration of award(s): Maximum period of 3 years for PhD programme.
What does it cover? The Graduate Research Scholarship includes a monthly allowance of B$1,500 (Maximum period of 3 years for PhD programme); passage to Brunei Darussalam from and back to home country; a one-time payment for allowances for field research of B$3,000.00; tuition fee waiver.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is by electronically.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your application till 30 December 2012 for the semester beginning August 2013.