Sunday, 8 May 2016

University of Birmingham/UKEAS Nigeria Scholarships 2016

Applications are currently ongoing for the 2016 University of Birmingham/UKEAS Nigeria Outstanding Achievement Scholarships for Nigerian students who wish to study in the UK.
The University of Birmingham is pleased to announce the award of 4 scholarships of £5000 for Nigerian students applying for entry to an undergraduate programme at the University starting September 2016.
These are joint awards with the University’s local representatives UKEAS, and will be awarded to high performing students starting their University of Birmingham programme this year.

Brief Description:

The University of Birmingham UK is offering a joint award with UKEAS for Nigerian students to apply for Outstanding Achievement Scholarships to pursue undergraduate studies in 2016/2017.

Scholarship Details

Application Deadline: 31 May 2016
Eligible Countries: Nigeria
Study At: University of Birmingham, UK
Eligible Fields of Study: Arts and Law, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences
Scholarship Offered Since: 2016
Scholarship Type: Undergraduate degree

Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible, candidates must:
  • Have received an offer and selected the University of Birmingham as theirfirm choice for any full time undergraduate programme starting September 2016. The student must be entering the first year of an undergraduate programme based at Birmingham.
  • Have met the academic conditions of their offer to the programme.
  • Be classed as Nigeria domiciled and a Nigerian national.
  • Be classed by the University as an overseas fee payer for tuition fee payment. Should be able to fund the remaining costs of their studies at Birmingham from other sources.
  • Start their studies at the University in September 2016, the scholarship award may not be deferred. Be registered with, and have their undergraduate study application attached to, one of our local representatives (as listed above).  A student may only apply through one local representative.
  • To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with our representatives, UKEAS, by 31 May 2016.

Number of Scholarships:

Four (4) scholarships are available.

Scholarship Benefits:

The scholarship award is for £5000 towards tuition fees for the first year only of a full time undergraduate degree programme at the University starting September 2016.

Duration of Scholarship:

One year
Application Deadline: 31 May 2016

How to Apply

To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with one of the university’s representatives.
Selection for the award will be based on academic performance and students will be shortlisted for interviews (either in person or via Skype) which are to be held in June and July.  The scholarships will be announced shortly after interview.
Scholarship Official Website



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