Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine is offering Thomas Mark scholarships for the students of developing countries. These opportunities are awarded to applicants who have at least two years clinical working experience specialising in the field of Paediatrics and applying for the MSc Tropical Paediatrics (MTP) at LSTM.
LSTM’s MSc in Tropical Paediatrics produces graduates who are experienced, committed, informed, proactive and capable of taking substantial and leading professional roles.
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The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) is a higher education institution and registered charity located in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Course Level: The studentships are available for pursuing masters programme.
Study Subject: The studentships are awarded to study MSc Tropical Paediatrics (MTP).
Award: The sponsorship will cover tuition fees, flights, accommodation, and a living allowance.
The award can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: To be considered for one of The grants, applicants must be
- A national of a developing country
- Working currently in a developing country and planning to return to work in a developing country upon completion of the programme.
- Applicants are required to demonstrate a strong interest in research, evidenced by published papers and conference presentations.
- Applicants must have at least two years clinical working experience specialising in the field of Paediatrics and applying for the MSc Tropical Paediatrics (MTP) at LSTM.
Nationality: Citizens of a developing country can apply for these endowments.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Open to graduates with a medical degree and at least one year’s experience of professional work in clinical paediatrics after qualification.
English Language Requirement: The programme is taught in English. Students whose first language is not English must provide evidence of an IELTS (International English Language Testing System) score of at least 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all learning components, or a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of at least 88 for the Internet-based Test (iBT), with minimum scores of 21 for Listening and Writing, 22 for Reading and 23 for Speaking. Tests should be within their validity period of 2 years.
How to Apply: Candidates should apply for the MTP via LSTM’s online application form.
Application Deadline: Thomas Mark application forms will be sent only to applicants holding a conditional offer for the MTP. Applications for the MTP are accepted all year round, however, candidates wishing to apply for the Thomas Mark scholarship must apply for the MTP by November 30, 2016 and return their application form by December 31, 2016.