Saturday, 25 February 2017

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) Scholarships 2017

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) Scholarships 2017

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) are offering scholarships for Saudi Arabia (national/local) and international students from all countries. These scholarships are offered for those applicants who want to pursue their MS/Master and PhD study program at the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) in Saudi Arabia.
Field of Study / Subjects
Applicants can choose these areas/fields for MS and PhD degree programs:
  • Engineering
  • Sciences
  • Business
Number of Scholarships 
KFUPM is currently offer 32 Master programs and 11 Doctoral/PhD programs in a full range of traditional disciplines

Duration of Scholarship
Standard duration for MS and PhD study program under the KFUPM awards.

Scholarship Description / Details
KFUPM provides Full-Funded MS and PhD awards for distinguished graduate applicants. Full scholarships are awarded.

Eligibility Criteria
In to be considered for this scholarship, applicants must fulfill some criteria:
  • Saudi Arabia (national) and international applicants can apply for this award
  • Applicants must have a 4 year bachelors degree in engineering or science from a recognized university or institution for MS study
  • Must have a GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Applicants must have a MS degree in engineering or science from a recognized university or institution for PhD study
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3 or equivalent in both BS and MS degrees.
  • KFUPM scholarships for distinguished graduate applicants who demonstrate high potential for conducting original research in the fields of Engineering, Sciences and Business
  • Have good English language proficiency
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Applicants can apply for this scholarship, must follow some steps:
  • Applications should be submitted Online Application Form
  •                                        OR
  • http://www1.kfupm.edu.sa/gs/main/deadlines.asp
  • Mandatory documents need to be uploaded at here
  • Copy of identification (National ID for Saudi nationals / Passport for international applicants / Iqama for residents of Saudi Arabia)
  • Official transcripts for BS degree and MS degree (if applying to PhD)
  • Statement-of-Purpose
  • Three Recommendation Letters
  • GMAT scores for MBA program (for international applicants)
  • TOEFL score (min. is 68 iBT for MS and 79 iBT for PhD)
Contact us:
​​Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 28th February, 7th March (Annual)
Official Website: Visit official website, to find further information
http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/SitePages/en/DetailPage.aspx?CUSTOMID=12&LinkID=Link34
http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/deanships/dgs/Pages/information.aspx

Plymouth University 2017 Scholarships

Plymouth University 2017 Scholarships

Plymouth University is offering master scholarships for international (non-EU) students all over the world. These scholarships are offered for those applicants who wish to study postgraduate taught (PGT) degree programs at the Plymouth University in UK. To be considered for one of these postgraduate scholarships applicants must first hold a conditional offer of a place on a postgraduate taught (PGT) degree program by the Plymouth University that commencing in September 2017.

Field of Study / Subjects
Plymouth University scholarships are offered in all masters programs by the university

Number of Scholarships
Total 10 (ten) awards are offered for international students for master study

Duration of Scholarship
2 years for Masters study program in Plymouth University

Scholarship Description / Details
Scholarship value is £2,500

Eligibility Criteria
In order to be eligible for Plymouth University scholarships, applicants must have:
  • Only international students can apply for this scholarship
  • Applicant must have undergraduate or equivalent of a UK University first class degree in a relevant subject
  • Have IELTS score 6.5 overall
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
  • Download the application form from the official site
  • Attach the following documents with the application:
  • A copy of offer letter
  • A copy of final transcripts / marks sheet of undergraduate degree
  • A reference letter
  • All these documents send to: internationalscholarships@plymouth.ac.uk
  • Incomplete and without required documents application will not be considered
Contact us:
  • Plymouth University
  • Drake Circus
  • Plymouth
  • Devon PL4 8AA
  • United Kingdom
  • Tel: +44 1752 600600
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 30th June (annual)
Official Website: Visit official website, to get more information
https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/study/fees/scholarships-bursaries-and-funding/funding/postgraduate-scholarships-for-international-students
Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (ESED) Scholarships 2017

Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (ESED) Scholarships 2017

Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (ESED) is offering scholarships to all over the world candidates. These scholarships are offered in master’s degree program in any country of the world. The purpose of the ESED scholarship is to support excellent students pursuing advanced studies in sustainable energy development and to encourage meaningful contributions to the collective body of knowledge about sustainable energy development.

Fields of Study / Subjects
ESED masters program is directly related to the subject of sustainable energy development

Numbers of Scholarships
Up to ten masters’s scholarships will be awarded annually

Duration of Scholarships
The time period is up to two years for master’s degree program

Scholarships Description / Details
ESED program provides grants:

Eligibility Criteria
For ESED scholarship, applicants must:
  • Graduates with excellent grades in the top 20% of her/his class
  • Determined to advance her/his knowledge and understanding
  • Has a history of community involvement
  • Committed to sustainable energy
  • Must be citizens of the developing countries and territories identified for OECD official development aid in the DAC List of ODA Recipients as of 2016
Scholarships Bound
Applicants must be committed to return and contribute to her/his home country
How to Apply / Download Scholarships Form / Documents Required
  • Apply online application http://www.globalelectricity.org/en/index.jsp?p=103
  • Applications sent by e-mail or mail will no longer be accepted
  • Upload the required documents:
  • Passport or Birth certificate
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copies of transcripts
  • Admission or Deferral Letter
  • Program Outline
  • Academic Reference Form
  • Personal Reference
  • Applicant’s Statement Form
Contact us:
  • Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership
    General Secretariat
  • 505, de Maisonneuve blvd West, Lobby
    Montréal (Québec)
    Canada  H3A 3C2
  • Website:globalelectricity.org
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 10th March (Annual)
Official Website: Check out the further information from the given link
Anhui Government 2017 Scholarship

Anhui Government 2017 Scholarship

Anhui Government is announced scholarships for non-Chinese Citizens with foreign passports and valid Chinese visas, and should be friendly to China. The aim of the program is attract more international students to study and research in Anhui higher education institutions and improve international student education quality. These scholarships are offered in any universities of the Anhui of China.

Field of Study / Subjects
Scholarships are offered to study in any subjects that offered by the universities

Duration of Scholarship
4 years for Bachelors study, 2 years of Masters Study and 3 years of PhD degree study.

Scholarship Description / Details
  • Applicants for bachelor’s degree: 20,000 yuan/year
  • Applicants for Master’s degree: 30,000 yuan/year
  • Applicants for Doctoral degree: 50,000 yuan/year
Eligibility Criteria
  • Must be non-Chinese Citizens with foreign passports and valid Chinese visas, and should be friendly to China
  • Have documents such as HSK certificate to prove that they have required level of proficiency in Chinese
  • For undergraduate program must have senior high school diploma and be under the age of 28
  • For master’s degree program must have bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 40
  • For doctoral degree program must have master’s degree and be under the age of 45
  • Abide by Chinese laws and rules and regulations of the school and have good academic performances
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: Various (annual)
Official Website: Just go the following URL to get more information
http://english.ah.gov.cn/content/detail/540ebfa59a05c25d67c818b2.html
Shell Malaysia 2017 Scholarship

Shell Malaysia 2017 Scholarship

The Shell Malaysia is offering scholarships for local students of Malaysia. These scholarships are for those students who want to pursue their studies of Masters and Undergraduate degrees in different universities attached with Shell Malaysia. These scholarships are focusing on intellectual Malaysian students in order to financially assist them in their studies.

Field of Study / Subjects
Applicants can choose these following fields:
Engineering Fields:
  • Mechanical
  • Civil
  • Chemical
  • Petroleum
  • Electrical & Electronics
Science Fields:
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • Geomatics
  • Geoinformatics
  • Biostratigraphy
Commercial Fields:
  • Human Resources
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Business & Management
Number of Scholarships
Round about 1500 awards are offered under this program.

Duration of Scholarship
4 years for BS Degree and 2 years for Masters Degree.

Scholarship Description / Details
This scholarship is offering many grants for the grantees of this program, which are given as follows.
  • This scholarship will cover the basic expenses of students who will be granted this scholarship.
  • Tuition fees
  • University charges
  • The grantees will be paid a stipend also.
Eligibility Criteria
In order to be considered as eligible for the scholarships offered by Shell Malaysia, applicants should possess following eligibility criteria:
  • Must have strong leadership skills and active participation in extracurricular activities such as societies and clubs, sports, etc
  • Not presently holding other scholarship/loans
  • Disabled Identification Card certified by Jabatan Kebajikan Masyarakat (where applicable)
  • Consistently strong academic achievements as follows:
  • Minimum 3.2 CGPA or it’s equivalent at 1st Degree studies level
  • Minimum 3.2 CGPA or it’s equivalent at Pre University Level  i.e. Diploma/STPM/IB, or 2As & 1B  for A-Levels /Foundation
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Applicants, who want to apply for this scholarship:
  • Apply online application system from the official site of Shell
  • Should submit their application form before the final date of submission
  • Attach all necessary documents with application forms:
  • Results cards (of Matriculation, Diploma  ‘A’ Levels, Foundation or semester 1 for 1st Degree students) or trial examination results (for STPM students)
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 28th February (annual)
Official Website: Check out the official site for more details 
 
Wellcome Trust Master’s Fellowships 2017

Wellcome Trust Master’s Fellowships 2017

Wellcome Trust Master’s Fellowships scheme supports junior researchers with the opportunity to gain research experience and training at Master’s or PhD degree level in any university of world. Wellcome scheme aims to provides research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level. This is a good opportunity for low or middle income country students.

Field of Study / Subjects
Wellcome Master’s Fellowship in:
  • Public Health
  • Tropical Medicine
Duration of Scholarship
The duration of the funding is 30 months (around about 3 years). The first 12 months for a taught Master’s course. The following 18 months is normally for research project

Scholarship Description / Details
Wellcome Master’s Fellowships provides:
  • Studentship stipend (£15,000 a year (outside London) or £17,000 a year (Greater London))
  • Travel Costs (e.g. outward and return airfares)
  • Tuition fees
  • Research expenses
  • A basic salary
Eligibility Criteria
Eligible criteria for Wellcome fellowships:
  • Applicants from a national of a low or middle income country
  • Must have a clinical or non-clinical bachelor degree in a relevant discipline to public health or tropical medicine
  • Must be at an early stage in their career with limited research experience, must have a demonstrated interest in, or aptitude for, research
  • Those candidates are not eligible who belongs to UK, Republic of Ireland or another high income country
  • Not eligible who is a researcher in India
  • Currently applying for another Wellcome Trust fellowship are also not eligible
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
  • Submit application via the Wellcome Trust Grant Tracker (WTGT) Login
  • Attach documents:
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Statement of support (maximum 500 words)
  • Publications
  • Research Summary
  • All academic transcripts
  • Passport photocopies
Contact us:
  • Ph: +44 (0)20 7611 5757, +44 (0)20 7611 8383
  • Email: grantenquiries@wellcome.ac.uk, gtsupport@wellcome.ac.uk
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 29th March (annual)
Official Website: To get info, visit given link of the official site

Human Life Advancement Foundation (HLAF) 2017 Scholarship

Human Life Advancement Foundation (HLAF) 2017 Scholarship

Human Life Advancement Foundation (HLAF) is the newly foundation in the fields of education. HLAF is offered the scholarships for those applicants/candidates that wants to study in PhD degree program and PostDoc degree program in Malaysia. The scholarships are awarded twice a year in both fall and spring semester for both type of students (domestic & international).  

Field of Study / Subjects
Any fields of study that supports the science and technology

Number of Scholarships
Many numbers of awards are offered under the HLAF Scholarships

Duration of Scholarship
The period of HLAF Scholarships maximum of 4 years for PhD degree and 1 year for PostDoc degree.

Scholarship Description / Details

The value of Human Life Advancement Foundation (HLAF) scholarship will be up to USD 15,000 for PhD study and 35,000 USD for postdoc degree
Eligibility Criteria
Eligibility Criteria for HLAF Scholarships:
  • Maximum age 30 years for PhD study and 35 years for PostDoc study
  • Applicants must have received acceptance letter to pursue PhD at recognized universities
  • Applicants in good health condition and certified by a Medical professional
  • All applicants should have a score of at least 550 in the TOEFL or 6.0 points in the IELTS or score a band 4 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET)
  • Strong academic record and excellent academic references.3.5/4.0 CGPA at BS program and 3.8/4.0 CGPA at MS program for PhD degree program
  • For PostDoc candidate strong academic record at PhD study and the research topic to be carried out will have an added advantage
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
  • apply online from the main site
  • Applicants must have attached these following documents:
  • Complete application form
  • Identification Document/Passport
  • Offer letter
  • Research proposal
  • Academic transcripts
  • CV
  • References
  • English proficiency test results (TOEFL/IELTS/MUET)
Contact us:
  • HUMAN LIFE ADVANCEMENT FOUNDATION
  • P.O Box 29 Suite 1B Level 5
  • Menara Dato’onn, Putra World Trade Centre
  • 45 Jalan Tun Ismail, 50480 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
  • Tel: 603-2858 7075, Fax: 603-4040 0212
Last Date to Apply / Deadline:  15th April to 15th June (annual)
Official Website: Visit official website to find more information

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Notice to AKSU freshers with O'level deficiency

Notice to AKSU freshers with O'level deficiency

The Senate of Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) has approved that the students in the list below should proceed to do their course registration in the departments listed for each of their names. This development is as a result of their O’level deficiency in their core subjects of their initial department. 

By this notice, they are to proceed and carry out their departmental and faculty course registration formalities immediately. All forms of fee payment must be concluded before 10/03/2017
Check Below to view the list
 
LAUTECH Amended Academic Calendar For 2015/2016 Harmattan Semester

LAUTECH Amended Academic Calendar For 2015/2016 Harmattan Semester

Following the suspension of the strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), the management has released an amended academic calendar for the completion of the 2015/2016 academic session.

Find below the amended calendar for 2015/2016 Harmattan Semester as approved by the Vice Chancellor on behalf of Senate:

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2017 Revision Begins

FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2017 End of Revision

MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017 Lecture Free Week

MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017 Commencement of 2015/2016 Harmattan Semester Examinations

SATURDAY, APRIL 15, 2017 End of 2015/2016 Harmattan Semester Examinations

MONDAY, APRIL 17, 2017 Resumption for 2015/2016 Rain Semester / Registration without Penalty
LAUTECH 2016/2017 Pre-degree Entrance Exam

LAUTECH 2016/2017 Pre-degree Entrance Exam

This is to inform the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Community and the general public that the Application form for the 2016/2017 Pre-Degree Science Programme is still available.

Interested Applicants can apply by logging on to LAUTECH Website (http://www.lautech.edu.ng) for details

Entrance Examination which is computer based test (CBT) will be conducted at 10:00A.M on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at venues specified on applicants' print-outs