The University of Manchester is delighted to announce the availability of the Fully-funded Masters Scholarships for Rwandan Students At the University, this scholarship is exclusively for Rwandan students whom are expected to comply with the eligibility criteria on application.
The University of Manchester is a public research university in Manchester, England, formed in 2004 by the merger of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and the Victoria University of Manchester
Deadline 31st October 2017
Fields of Study
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.
The scholarships cover full tuition fees, return international air fares and living expenses
Eligibility The University of Manchester master’s scholarships are aimed at talented applicants, especially from disadvantaged backgrounds. To apply for a scholarship, you must:
-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 outside Africa;
-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.
-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.
-We do not accept a Certificate of English Proficiency from a Rwandan university instead of the IELTS test. You can take the IELTS AND TOEFL tests in Kigali. Contact the British Council or TOEFL test centre for details.
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