London Metropolitan University is inviting applications for a Dr Muhammad Shahidullah scholarship available for Bangladeshi students. To be eligible, applicants must hold a First Class Honours degree or the highest accolade for their degree and have an unconditional offer to study at London Met on one of London Met’s Master’s courses. The scholarship covers the tuition fees. The application deadline is 30 April 2015 for the September 2015 intake.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded to study at London Met on one of London Met’s Master’s courses.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing masters degree programme at London Metropolitan University.
Scholarship Provider: London Metropolitan University, UK
Award can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: Applicants must:
-have an unconditional offer to study at London Met on one of London Met’s Master’s courses.
-have a First Class Honours degree or the highest accolade for your degree.
-have an overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component or SELT equivalent.
-be a national of Bangladesh.
Open for International Students: Students of Bangladesh can apply for this Dr Muhammad Shahidullah scholarship.
Description: This scholarship is in honour of Dr Muhammad Shahidullah, who was passionate about education. Dr Muhammad Shahidullah was the first Indian Muslim to receive a doctorate degree. He graduated from the Sorbonne in Paris in 1928 and was awarded a PhD for his research on the distiches of the Charyapada, the earliest extant specimens of Bangla language. After completing his doctorate, he returned to Bangladesh and started teaching. In 1937, when the Sanskrit and Bangla Department was split into two separate departments, he became head of the Bangla Department. He retired from this position in 1944. The Dr Muhammad Shahidullah Scholarship supports one student from Bangladesh and covers the tuition fees for a Master’s programme at London Metropolitan University.
Number of award(s): One scholarship is offered.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? The Dr Muhammad Shahidullah Scholarship covers the tuition fees for a Master’s programme at London Metropolitan University.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: There are two ways to apply for one of our international awards: The online scholarship e-application form and Downloading and emailing through the application form. When emailing your application, please ensure to include the following in the subject heading: Dr Muhammad Shahidullah application.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 30 April 2015 for the September 2015 intake.