International universities offer scholarships for engineering students to continue their higher studies in this specific field. Engineering is the most demanding and appealing career among the students in the present scenario. Basically engineering is the education related to technical and practical knowledge of designing and also building machines, structures, devices, systems, materials and processes. As it is a technical and professional education, it requires more investment than other streams. Various universities, organizations and academic institutions worldwide offer financial aid for the national and international student to facilitate this technical field with creamy layer. Being so vast and diversified field, engineering has various sub-disciplines which lead to variety of careers and designations.
The list below includes the scholarships available for different engineering streams like mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering,etc. in different countries like UK, Australia, Japan, USA
Postgraduate Elite Scholarships in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
University of Birmingham is offering up to ten fully funded scholarships for overseas (Non-EU) students. Scholarships are awarded each year to undertake doctoral research programme across all engineering and physical science disciplines. These fully funded scholarships are awarded for a period of 3.5 years. The application deadline is 31st December, 2014.
PhD in Engineering (PhD Studentship) at Cardiff University
Cardiff University is inviting applications for a PhD studentship in the area of engineering for a project on Array Analysis of Tidal Stream Turbines. This PhD studentship is open to students of any nationality. This studentship consists of full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a Doctoral Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum (£13,863 p.a. for 2014/15, updated each year). Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit an online application form. The deadline for applications is 30 November 2014.
Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships at University of Hertfordshire, UK 2015
Applications are invited for engineering and computer science scholarships which are funded by University of Hertfordshire, UK. International Students can apply for these scholarships. The value of the Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships is £3,000 each. Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate degree programme in engineering and computer science at University of Hertfordshire. The value of the Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships is £3,000 each. The application deadlines are: 29 May 2015 and 24 July 2015 – for September 2015 intake and 27 November 2015 – for January 2016 intake.
The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA)
Applications are invited for SINGA Awards for August 2015 intake. Up to 240 SINGA Awards are given every year to top students from all over the world. SINGA only supports PhD studies in the field of science and engineering. Awards are awarded for 4 years of PhD studies. The stipend amount is SGD 24,000 annually, to be increased to SGD 30,000 after passing Qualifying Examination. Full support for tuition fees for 4 years of PhD studies. Only short-listed candidates will be notified within 10 weeks from the application closing date. The application deadline is 1st January 2015 for August 2015 intake.
UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are invited for University Twente Scholarship (UTS) available for students from both EU/EEA as well as non-EU/EEA countries. Approximately 30 scholarships are awarded for one year master degree programme. Scholarship have a value of € 6,000 – € 25,000 for one year. The admission deadline is 15 December 2014 and UTS deadline is 30 December 2014.
Scheme of Merit cum means based scholarship to students belonging to minority communities
Applications are invited for merit cum means based scholarships for pursuing degree and/or postgraduate level technical and professional courses from a recognized institution. Students of India can apply for these MOMA scholarships. Every year 20000 scholarships will be distributed among the students of minority communities throughout the country. 30% scholarship will be reserved for girls of each minority community in a state which is transferable to male student of that community in case of non-availability of female candidate in that community in the concerned state. In case of fresh scholarships for the year 2014-15 students can apply online up to midnight of 15th September, 2014 and in case of renewal of scholarships students can apply online up to midnight of 15th November, 2014.
Ferrous Metallurgy Education Today Initiative (FeMET) Scholarship Program
The FeMET Scholarship is one component of Ferrous Metallurgy Education Today [FeMET] Initiative available to study metallurgy or materials science engineering program. Students of North America can apply for these undergraduate scholarships. Up to 10 undergraduate scholarships will be offered. Scholarships of US$5,000 each will be awarded to metallurgy and materials science students for the 2015–2016 academic year. Scholarships awardees will be announced 31st January 2015 for the 2015–2016 academic year. The application deadline is 30th October 2014.
CSC Full Scholarship for International Students 2015-2016
China Scholarship Council is inviting applications for full scholarship available for international students. Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD degree level in the field of Civil Engineering and Hydraulic Engineering at China Three Gorges University. International Students can apply for these scholarships. The application deadline is 30th of April.
Doctoral research scholarships program for international students (DE) 2015-2016
Each year, the government of Canada offers doctoral research scholarships. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. International students except Canada can apply for these scholarships. The maximum annual value of the doctoral research scholarship for international students is $20 000. Only students who have been preselected by a Québec university may apply to the competition. Applicants must send their complete files directly to the FRQNT by the competition deadline on November 1st, 2014.
2015 – Curtin Canning College Engineering International Scholarship
Applications are invited for scholarships available for international students to study at Curtin University. Scholarships are available for undergraduate program for studying the subjects in the Faculty of Engineering and WASM. Up to five international scholarships are available. The Curtin Canning College Engineering International Scholarship will provide the following support for the expected duration of the undergraduate degree (based on a full-time study load of 100 credits per semester). The application deadline is 13 March 2015.
2015 Science and Engineering Research Fellowships in UK
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 is inviting applications for fellowships available for early-career scientists or engineers to conduct a research project of their own instigation. Fellowships are available for early-career scientists or engineers to conduct a research project of their own instigation at a UK institution. Fellowships are open to all nationalities. Approximately eight awards are made each year, one of which is designated the Brunel Fellowship. Fellowships include £30,000 stipend payable for year 1, and £31,500 for years 2 and 3. Completed applications must be submitted before 5pm on 19 February 2015.
IRENA Scholarship Programme
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is now accepting applications for IRENA scholarship programme from international students. Scholarship is available for pursuing masters degree at at MASDAR Institute of Science and Technology. IRENA is pleased to welcome 20 scholars to the IRENA Scholarship Programme at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi. Full scholarship for 2 years (including tuition, textbooks, housing, medical insurance, laptop, and travel expenses) with no bonds upon graduation. Applications for 2014-2016 can be submitted as of 1 November, 2013. Deadline to complete an application for the Spring 14-15 intake is October 31st, 2014.
Bursaries and Excellence Scholarships for Engineering Students
University of Birmingham is offering bursaries and excellence scholarships for international students. All eligible students will receive an Entry Bursary of £1500 per year. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of excellence. The application deadline is the end of September, 2014.
TÜBITAK Graduate Scholarship Programme
Applications are invited for TÜBITAK graduate scholarship available for the citizens of least developed countries. Applicants who are currently enrolled in a PhD program in Turkey are also eligible to apply on the condition that they have not yet completed their six semester in the program. Maximum duration for the scholarship is 2 years for the Masters and 4 years for the PhD program. The application period starts from 4 August 2014 to 12 September 2014.
Scholarships for UK/EU Students at University of Leeds in UK, 2014
University of Leeds is offering postgraduate scholarships for any home/EU applicant who has been offered a place on any of the postgraduate master’s courses within the School of Civil Engineering. The School of Civil Engineering is offering a number of scholarships to attract the very brightest students from around the world. Total ten scholarships are offered in the field of Civil Engineering. Applicants must be self-funding, classified as a home / EU for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. The scholarships cover £2,000. The application deadline is 31st July 2014.
INTO Manchester Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2014
INTO Manchester is offering scholarships for international students. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing International Foundation program in humanities and social science, engineering and science and life sciences in September 2014. The Centre is offering three 50% scholarships, each valued at £7,225 towards tuition fees. The application deadline is 14th July 2014.
Engineering Merit Scholarships in UK
The School of Engineering is offering a number of engineering scholarships for postgraduate students for starting in September 2014. There are total 25 scholarships worth of £3,000 per award. 25 scholarships will be awarded in the form of a discount on fees paid for academic year 2014/15. Application should be submitted till 30th June 2014.
Dean of Engineering Research Scholarships
University of Nottingham offers 20 full tuition scholarships for international applicants. This highly competitive, prestigious Engineering scholarships is to recognize and reward applications from outstanding international students registering on engineering research degree programmers at the University of Nottingham. These scholarships are for 3 years to a research programmed and are subject to satisfactory progress each year. The application deadline is 28 February 2014.
International Postgraduate Scholarships at Birmingham
The University of Birmingham is offering 18 International Postgraduate Scholarships. Scholarships are available for international students with worth £10,000 towards the cost of a one year Masters (Taught or Research) programme. Scholarships are provided in the field of Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences. Applicants must have been offered a place to study on an eligible one year masters programme. Application deadline is 28th February 2014.
Fluor Australia Mechanical Engineering Scholarship
Curtin University is offering mechanical engineering scholarship for international, New Zealand and Australian students in Australia. Scholarship will be awarded to students who have chosen to study mechanical engineering at Curtin University and provide opportunities to gain an insight into a career at Fluor Australia. The scholarship will provide up to $5,000 paid as a cash stipend of $2,500 per semester. Application should be submitted till February 14, 2014.
Max Planck Research Award for German and International Applicants
Every year, German Federal Ministry of Education and Research funds Max Planck research award. German and International applicants are eligible for this research award. The Max Planck Research Award 2014 will be conferred in the area of natural and engineering sciences in the subject Quantum Nano Science. Foreign and German scientists and scholars are eligible for this research award. Two awards are awarded; one for researcher working abroad and one for researcher working in Germany. The awards worth of 750,000 EUR are offered for a period of three to a maximum of five years. Applicants can apply via post by 31 January 2014.
Khazanah – Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Merdeka Scholarship Programme in UK, 2014
The Khazanah-Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies is offering Merdeka Scholarships for outstanding Malaysian students to undertake postgraduate study at the University of Oxford. Scholarships are provided in the field of Business, Bio-medical Sciences, Engineering (Electronics, Micro-Electronics, Nano-technology, Materials Science). Scholarships cover University and College fees, accommodation and subsistence allowances and return air fares. The application deadline is 28th January 2014.
SPDC Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for Nigerians in UK, 2014
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) offers postgraduate scholarship scheme for Nigerians. Scholarships are provided in the field of Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Geoscience, Petroleum Geophysics, Engineering Geology, Chemical Process Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Exploration Geophysics, Electronic/Electrical Engineering in UK Universities. The scholarship will cover tuition fees, one return flight ticket from Nigeria to the UK and a contribution towards living expenses only. Application deadline is January 24, 2014.
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