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The university of Manchester 2018 Scholarships for master’s – For Ethiopians (Funded)

Application deadline: 20 December 2017

University of Manchester will be offering up to four scholarships for selected master’s courses to applicants from Ethiopia. The scholarship program covers full tuition fees, return international air fares and living expenses.

Courses

Scholarships are available for specific courses in engineering, environment, health sciences, development, education, textiles and law.

Eligibility
Our master’s scholarships are aimed at talented applicants, especially from disadvantaged backgrounds. To apply for a scholarship, you must:

  • have at least 18 months’ work experience (this includes unpaid internships or voluntary work);
  • hold a bachelor’s degree with an overall grade of excellent, or preferably a master’s degree. The awards are for academically outstanding students and typically this means that you are in the top 10% of your class;
  • be a resident citizen of Ethiopia and have not previously studied outside Africa;
  • be committed to returning home and able to demonstrate the potential to make a positive impact on the future of Ethiopia;
  • have a clear idea of how studying in Manchester will benefit both your career and the wider community.

English language requirements
An IELTS certificate is not required at the time of application. If you are shortlisted for the scholarship, you will be asked to take the IELTS test. English language requirements vary by course, but in most cases you will need a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 (with no sub-test less than 5.5) or TOEFL 570 (90 IBT) to go through to the final selection round.

Both IELTS and TOEFL tests are available in Addis Ababa at British Council for IELTS or Ethiopian ETS Branch for TOEFL.

How to apply
You can apply in this link for entry of September 2018 before 20 December 2017.

For more information,

Visit the scholarship program details here.

 

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