Thursday, 21 June 2018

World Bank/ARCE Scholarships At Addis Ababa Institute of Technology, Ethiopia 2018

World Bank/ARCE Scholarships At Addis Ababa Institute of Technology, Ethiopia 2018

The Addis Ababa Institute of Technology, Ethiopia is offering the World Bank/African Railway Center Of Excellence Scholarship Program to Africans who are willing to pursue MSc/PhD studies in Railway Engineering specializing in “Civil Infrastructure”, “Rolling Stock” and “Traction and Train Control” for the 2018/19 academic year.
The aim of this scholarship program is to strengthen railway professionals’ development through short-term training, MSc and PhD level education, and research in Ethiopia and the region at large.
Application Deadline: 5th July 2018
Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan African Countries
Type: Masters & PhD
Eligibility:  Applicants have to:-
  1. Have completed their last degree less than six years ago during the time of application
  2. Be Citizens of African countries
  3. For MSc applicants: Applicants should have Bachelor’s degree qualification with at least a CGPA of 3.00/4.00 for males and 2.5/4.00 for females (grading shall be converted to 4.00 scale).
  4. For PhD applicants: Applicants should have MSc degree qualification with at least a CGPA of 3.50 for males and 3.25 for females (grading shall be converted to 4.00 scale).
  5. The applicant should write a personal statement/motivation letter describing the candidate`s interest to join the program.
  6. The applicant should have two letters of recommendations of advisors/ supervisors from previous educational institutions.
Application Process: Interested applicants should submit their document in a single pdf file through email addresses; - dawit.tamru@aait.edu.et and anteneh.zewdu@aait.edu.et (please send your documents to both addresses). The application will only be complete if the following documents are submitted:

  1. Filled ARCE 2018/2019 Scholarship form 
  2. Signed curriculum vitae scanned in PDF; please use the Europass CV template (http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu)
  3. Scanned copies of all university degree certificates
  4. Scanned copies of all university transcripts
  5. Letter of motivation (Maximum 2 pages)
  6. Academic reference from senior lecturer and proof of employment if applicable (scanned copy)
  7. All the documents listed above should be scanned in a single PDF document. Applications submitted separately will be considered incomplete.

Visit The Official Website For More Information
2018 African MasterCard Foundation Scholarships At University Of Cape Town, South Africa

2018 African MasterCard Foundation Scholarships At University Of Cape Town, South Africa

The Mastercard Foundation has partnered with the University of Cape Town (UCT) to provide 338 scholarships over 10 years to academically talented yet economically disadvantaged students from Sub-Saharan Africa for study at UCT.
Application Deadline: 31st August 2018
Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan Africa
Type: Undergraduate & Postgraduate
Eligible Field Of Study: Commerce, Engineering and Built Environment, Health Sciences, Humanities, Law or Sciences
Eligibility:  In order to be considered for the MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at the University of Cape Town, applicants must be:
  • Academically talented, must value learning and be driven to complete their education.
  • Economically disadvantaged and facing significant financial barriers to accessing education.
  • Committed to giving back to their own communities once studies are completed, to return to their home countries and take a leadership role in promoting social and economic improvement.
  • Citizens and residents of a Sub-Saharan African country.
  • Wanting to study at undergraduate or postgraduate level (Masters by research and coursework or research Masters, only). Honours applicants will be considered from 2016.
Application Process: To apply for The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program, applicants must first apply to UCT for academic study and placement. Only applicants, who have applied for academic study and placement at UCT, can submit an application for a Mastercard Foundation scholarship.

Visit The Scholarship Webpage For More Information
International Scholarships At Curtin University, Australia 2018

International Scholarships At Curtin University, Australia 2018

Curtin Business School is offering scholarship opportunities to Interested applicants who are looking to undergo a degree program at the Institution.
The MBA International Student Scholarship has been developed by Curtin Graduate School of Business to encourage and support students who have chosen to study the Master of Business Administration (MBA) as full-time students at Curtin Graduate School of Business (CGSB).
Application Deadline: 25th August 2018
Eligible Countries: International
Type: MBA
Eligibility:
  • Applicants must be International students
  • Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program
  • Applicants must be Applying to study the MBA at the Curtin Graduate School of Business
  • Applicants must have good academic records
Application Process:  All qualifying applications from international applicants for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Curtin University will be automatically assessed for the MBA International Scholarship. No separate scholarship application is required.
Applications will be assessed by an assessment panel using the following criteria:
  • Responses to questions in the MBA application form
  • Academic merit
  • Documentary evidence attached to the MBA application
Visit The Scholarship Webpage For More Information
Kas Media African Scholarships At University Of Witwatersrand, South Africa 2018

Kas Media African Scholarships At University Of Witwatersrand, South Africa 2018

The University Of Witwatersrand, South Africa is offering the Kas Media African Scholarship Program to Interested applicants who are willing and ready to undergo a Bachelors or Postgraduate degree program at the Institution.
The scholarship includes the university fees, return flight to Johannesburg, accommodation costs for student housing and a monthly stipend.
Application Deadline: 13th July 2018
Eligible Countries: Africa
Type: Undergraduate & Postgraduate
Eligibility:
  • Candidates should be under 30 years old, working as a journalist in a sub-Saharan African country and fluent in English.
  • For Honours, candidates must have at least three years’ working experience and either an undergraduate degree or pass an entrance test.
  • For Masters, candidates must have a degree equivalent to the BA Honours in Journalism (or related field) and at least three years’ working experience.
  • Candidates must work closely with KAS Media Africa during their stay in Johannesburg and write a bi-monthly narrative report on their study progress.
Application Process: Interested Applicants need to submit:
  • A one page motivation letter
  • A CV
  • Two examples of published work (article / broadcast piece)
  • Two letters of nomination/reference from a senior journalist, publisher or academic
Applications should be emailed to researchertwo.johannesburg@kas.de with "Kas Scholarship" in the subject heading

Visit The Scholarship Webpage For More Information

Saturday, 16 June 2018

FUPRE 2nd Semester Resumption Date, 2017/2018

FUPRE 2nd Semester Resumption Date, 2017/2018

This is to inform all teaching Staff that following the completion of the 2017/2018 first semester examinations, management has approved a week semester break for students starting from Monday, 11th June, 2018.
Accordingly, lectures for the 2017/2018 Second Semester commence immediately after resumption on Monday, 18th June, 2018.
Please note that this is for your information and further necessary action.
Students are equally advised to take note of this information and comply accordingly.
UNIPORT Deadline For School Fees Payment And Course Registration - 2017/2018

UNIPORT Deadline For School Fees Payment And Course Registration - 2017/2018

This is to inform students of University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) that the deadline for payment of second installment of School Charges and Online Course Registration for the Second Semester of 2017/2018 session has been extended by 2weeks .
The Deadline would be Friday, 29th June, 2018.
Students who paid the first installment but are yet to pay their second installment of school Charges are by this memo advised to do so on or before Friday, 29th June, 2018 and register their courses online, as there will be no further extension.
AAUA Course Registration Deadline - 2017/2018

AAUA Course Registration Deadline - 2017/2018

This is to infiorm al students oif Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA) that the deadline for normal registration for First Semester 2017/2018 Academic Session June 15th, 2018.
Late registtration will commence on June 16th, 2018 to Thursday June 28th, 2018.
Students are to note that the Late Registration will attract a penalty.
All students are advised to ensure they complete their registration accordingly before the deadline as stated.
Vote For Your University In The 2018 .NG Awards

Vote For Your University In The 2018 .NG Awards

12 Universities have been nominated for the 2018 .NG Awards in the "Best Tertiary Institution website/portal" category.
The universities that were nominated include ABU, FUTO, AKSU, IBBU, UNILORIN, UNIUYO, UNIJOS, FUTMINNA, NSUK OAU, Mountain Top University and Edo State University.
The .ng Awards celebrate the achievements and innovation of Nigerian Internet initiatives and are open to any organization or individual whose activity online is outstanding, using the .ng domain name.
Voting is open to the general public. Voting for nominees by the general public carry 40% of the total voting score, while the Jury vote carry 60% of the total voting score.
You can vote for your favourite university by visiting https://www.nira.org.ng/ngawards/vote.php#ChildVerticalTab_15 select the "Best Tertiary Institution website/portal" category and choose the university you want to vote for. Voting ends June 22.
RSUST 30th Convocation Ceremony

RSUST 30th Convocation Ceremony

The Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) management wishes to invite the General Public, Parents, Guardians to the 30th Convocation Ceremonies of the Institution for the conferment of Higher and Bachelors’ Degrees, Emeritus Professors and award of Postgraduate Diplomas and Prizes to deserving graduands.
The 30th Convocation Ceremony of the University is scheduled to hold as follows;
Date: Tuesday, 26th June, 2018
Venue: RSU Convocation Arena
Event: Convocation Ceremony
It will be a week-long Ceremony
Approved Fees For the Convocation Pack
PhD -98,500
Master – 35,500
PGD – 30,500
Professional/Cert in Law – 20,500
First Degree Graduates – 20,500
LASPOTECH Part-time Admission (HND/ND) 2018/2019

LASPOTECH Part-time Admission (HND/ND) 2018/2019

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into any of the under- listed programmes in the School of Part-Time Studies (SPTS) of the Polytechnic for the 2018/2019 Academic Session.
6-SEMESTER ND & HND WEEKEND PART-TIME PROGRAMMES
A. NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES
1. ENGINEERING
a. Computer Engineering Technology
b. Civil Engineering Technology
c. Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology
d. Mechanical Engineering Technology
2. ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES 
A. Building Technology 
B. Estate Management
3 MANAGEMENT & BUSINESS STUDIES 
a. Accountancy 
b. Banking and Finance
c. Business Administration & Management.
d. Insurance
e. Marketing
f. *Office Technology and Management
4.COMMUNICATION & LIBERAL STUDIES
Mass Communication
5. TECHNOLOGY 
a. Computer Science Technology
b. Food Technology
c. Hospitality Management Technology
6. PURE & APPLIED SCIENCE
Science Laboratory Technology
*NOTE: OTM(Office Technology Management) Programme may have some of their Lectures during the week(i.e. Evenings ONLY)
 
B . HND PART-TIME PROGRAMMES
1. ENGINEERING
a. Civil Engineering Technology 
b. Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology with
options in
(i) Electronics & Telecommunications 
(ii) Electrical Power & Machines 
c. Computer Engineering Technology
d. Mechanical Engineering Technology with options in
(i) Manufacturing 
(ii) Power and Plant 
2. MANAGEMENT & BUSINESS STUDIES
a. Accountancy
b. Banking and Finance
c. Business Administration and Management
d. Insurance
e. Marketing
f. * Office Technology and Management
3. COMMUNICATION & LIBERAL STUDIES
Mass Communication with Options in (i). Print (ii) Media
4. TECHNOLOGY 
a. Computer Science 
b. Hospitality Management Technology
5. PURE & APPLIED SCIENCE 
Science Laboratory Technology with option in
(i) Microbiology
C. General Entry Requirements:
(a) National Diploma (ND) Programmes
SSCE or WASCE or GCE ‘O’ Level or NECO or NABTEB with at least 5 Credits obtained at not more 
than 2 sittings, which must include English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects related 
to the programme of study.
(b) Higher National Diploma (HND) Programmes
1. Candidates are required to satisfy SSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB entry requirements for the corresponding National Diploma programme.
2. Candidates are required to have completed a relevant National Diploma Programme not below LOWER CREDIT classification.
3. Candidates are required to have at least one year post- ND industrial work experience.
D. Mature Candidates:
Candidates with lower qualifications than the ones stated above but with at least three (3) relevant Credits and two (2) Passes could be considered for admission, provided such candidates are not below the age of 40 years and have a minimum of 15 years work experience at a SUPERVISORY LEVEL
E. Important Notice 
1. Candidates are advised to ensure that they personally fill in correct information. The Polytechnic would not be liable for any erroneous information contained in the completed form.
2. Each applicant is advised to provide correct and functional e-mail address and telephone number(s) when completing the application form.
3. For details on entry requirements peculiar to each of the programmes above, visit the LASPOTECH website www.mylaspotech.edu.ng
4. Candidates are to please NOTE that Admission is on First Come, first served basis.
Procedure for Online Applications
Applicants are to:
I. Log on to LASPOTECH's website at http://www.mylaspotech.edu.ng
ii. Click on the "2018/2019 Admission Applications" link on the Navigator plane. 
iii. Select the programme i.e.” Part-Time ND or HND”.
iv. Click on “Continue”.
v. Fill the profile form and choose a suitable username as your username and password of your choice (your password should contain alphabet, numbers and/or symbols) not less than 7 in characters, supply a valid and working email address and GSM number;
vi. Then, Click on “Continue”
vii. Login with your username and password;
viii. Click on “Pay” (you will make use of a Web enabled ATM card, Master or Verve card for your payment). 
ix. Candidates are expected to make payment of the sum of N7, 500) only (Seven Thousand five hundred naira only), exclusive of Bank charges.
x. Complete your application as appropriate
xi. Fill the application form provided. Ensure that you provide accurate data at all times. In addition to your personal information, you will be required to provide your WAEC/GCE/NECO result as well as previous educational history.
xii. Ensure you print out your Application form, fee payment receipt and keep them safely. 
xiii. You will be required to upload a colour passport photograph of NOT MORE THAN 20kb in size. 
xiv. Print your completed application form before submission. You will be required to present this at a later date, so keep it safely. 
xv. Click “Submit”
4. Successful candidates must adhere strictly to the registration procedure as highlighted on the Polytechnic website.
5. The Institution is non-residential. Students will therefore be required to make their own arrangements for accommodation and transportation.

Application Deadline:
Sales and Submission of Application form closes by Sunday, August 20th, 2018.