The Faculty of Science offers a number of scholarships for Ghanaian and Nigerian students who have applied for full-time taught master’s postgraduate degrees. The scholarships will be in the form of a 20% fee reduction from any tuition fee.

The University of Portsmouth is a public university in the city of Portsmouth. The University of Portsmouth has an excellent reputation for quality teaching and sustained. Its commitment is to prepare students for their future career.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application deadline:  July 6, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for the postgraduate degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are tenable in following subjects:
    MSc Engineering Geology
    MSc Geological and Environmental Hazards
    MSc Environmental Geology and Contamination
    MSc Crisis and Disaster Management
    MSc Geographical Information Systems
    MSc Coastal and Marine Resource Management
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarships will be in the form of a 20% fee reduction from any tuition fee (currently £3020 for 2018/19 entry).
  • Nationality: Nigeria and Ghana
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries:  Nigeria and Ghana
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:
    Nigeria: Scholarship is open to all Nigerian applicants who hold a minimum G.P.A 3.0/5 (which is a Second Class) in a relevant subject.
    Ghana: Scholarship is open to all Ghanaian applicants who hold a minimum of a Second Class Upper in a relevant subject.
    You will be considered for the scholarship if you:
    Are fully self-funding
    Have Ghanaian or Nigerian nationality
    Have applied to and been offered a place on one of the eligible postgraduate degree courses.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Master Scholarship

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:  There is no application form to complete. All applicants will be automatically considered for the award based upon the quality of their application form (including personal statement and academic qualifications)

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