The University of Manchester is offering up to four scholarships for full-time master’s courses to applicants starting in September 2015. Scholarships are open for Rwandan Students. The scholarships cover full tuition fees, return international air fares and living expenses. UP to four scholarships will be awarded.
Scholarships are only available for specific courses in engineering, environment, medical and life sciences, and law. Scholarships are not available for business and finance courses.
To apply for a scholarship, applicants must: (a) have at least two years’ relevant post-graduation work experience (this does not include unpaid internships or voluntary work); hold a first or upper second class (or the equivalent) undergraduate degree; be a resident citizen of Rwanda and have not previously studied abroad; be committed to returning home and able to demonstrate the potential to make a positive impact on the future of Rwanda; have a clear idea how studying in Manchester will benefit both your career and the wider community.
The deadline for scholarship applications is November 15, 2014.
Shortlisted applicants will be notified in early December 2014 and will be asked to take the IELTS English Language Test in January or February 2015