Edinburgh Masters Scholarships 2018-2019 (Global Online Distance Learning)

Category: Scholarships | Posted on: Thursday, April 19, 2018

DEADLINE
01/06/2018
TIME LEFT
Closed
LOCATION
United Kingdom
TYPE
Fully Funded

Description

The University of Edinburgh will offer 11 Masters scholarships for distance learning Masters programmes offered by the University.

Benefits

Each scholarship will cover full tuition fees and will be tenable for three years.  One scholarship funded by the Sanctuary Walk and Humanitarian Assistance Fund will be awarded to an applicant from the Syrian Arab Republic.

Eligibility

Eligible Country: Angola, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia,  Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kenya, Kiribati,  Democratic Republic of Korea, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, São Tomé and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Republic of Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Criteria

  • The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
  • Scholarships will be available for students commencing in session 2018-2019 any distance learning Masters programme offered by the University 
  • Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.

Additional Information

All applicants will be notified of the outcome in August 2018.

Official Link

Application Instructions

Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application

The scholarship deadline is 23:59 BST 1st June 2018.

In order to gain access to the scholarship application system applicants must have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh.  Please note that, following the submission of an application for admission, it can take up to five working days for all system checks to be completed and for access to be granted..

The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal at https://www.myed.ed.ac.uk

When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password. If you require assistance, please go to http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-systems/support-guidance