MTCP Scholarship to International Students is offered by Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme in 2013-2014 Open

Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) scholarships are tendered by Malaysian Government for pursuing postgraduate degree in the following priority areas: science and engineering, agriculture and fisheries, economics and Islamic finance, information and communication technology, biotechnology, biosecurity and food safety, infrastructure and utility, environmental studies, health not including nursing, medicine and clinical pharmacy. Applicants may choose any related course within these mentioned field/areas. This is a Government-to-Government basis without any bond imposed by Malaysia. The duration of the award is 36 months for PhD and between 12 to 24 months for Masters Programme. It is open to the students’ world wide and can be taken at Malaysia.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

To be eligible for MTCP, applicants must fit the following criteria:-

  1. -Not be more than 45 years of age during application.
  2. -Obtained a minimum of Second Class Upper (Honours) or a CGPA of 3.5/4.0 at Bachelor Degree Level for Masters Degree applicants and for PhD candidates must possess CGPA 3.5/4.0 or very good result at Masters degree level in a similar field of intended PhD study. In addition, for post-doctoral programme, the selection will be evaluated based on the number of books produced, refereed/non refereed journals, portfolio and patent copyright. The Post-Doctoral candidate must have excellent reputation in research and possesses knowledge related to the research to be carried out.
  3. -Took one of the following English Language Proficiency Test not more than two years before the date of application. The list of tests and minimum scores required: IELTS Academic Test with a score of at least 6.5; or TOEFL paper-based test with a score of at least 580 or computer-based test with a score of at least 230 or internet-based test with a score at least 92.
  4. -In excellent health condition and certified by a Certified Doctor/Medical Professional. The cost of medical examination is to be borne by the applicants
  5. Wrote a proposal that is relevant to the needs and interests of Malaysia (research-based programme only)
  6. -Has applied for and gained admission to postgraduate and post-doctoral studies in Malaysia (conditional letters of offer will be accepted at the time of application or has a confirmation of acceptance or affiliation with the universities in Malaysia).
  • About the nationality:-

The international students can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-

The duration of the award is 36 months for PhD and between 12 to 24 months for Masters Programme.

Each scholarship consists of:-

-Air tickets from recipient’s capital city to Malaysia

-An approved tuition fees

-Monthly maintenance allowance

-Annual grant for books and internal travel

-Medical / Health Insurance

-Installation and Termination grant

-Thesis allowance

-Visa

The Government of Malaysia reserves the rights to review the value of awards at any time (and if such changes are made, the value of scholarship will be changed and the effective date will be informed to the successful candidates).

Applications will be considered according to the following selection criteria:-

-High-level academic achievement

-The quality of the research proposal and its potential contribution towards advancement of technology and human well-being.

-Excellent communication, writing and reading skills in English Language.

  • About the applying procedure and the Deadline:-

All applications should be made online through Ministry of Higher Education’s website.

Deadline for application is March 31, 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

Scholarship named ISH/UAL Graduate Scholarships at University of Arts London in UK 2013

University of the Arts London and International Students House provides this scholarship for pursing Postgraduate and to study Textile design, Interior and Spatial Design. The students from all over the world can take the benefit of this scholarship which is to be taken at UK.

The ISH/UAL Graduate Scholarships are combined tuition fee and residential scholarships presented to international students having the ability and potential to make an extraordinary input to the creative community. Applications are purposely encouraged from students from emerging countries whose financial circumstances may otherwise prohibit them from the benefit of further study and in realizing their full potential.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

To be eligible for an ISH/UAL Graduate Scholarship, applicants must:

  1. -be assessed as an “international” student (paying the international fee level).
  2. -hold a course offer for either MA Textile Futures (CSM) or MA Interior and Spatial Design (Chelsea) AND
  3. -be an undergraduate student expecting to graduate with a good bachelors degree (with Honours) from a Higher Education institution by 31 July 2013 OR
  4. -Be a graduate, having already gained a good bachelors degree from a Higher Education institution OR

–         Be able to demonstrate substantial equivalent and applicable experience AND

  1. -Must be willing to be a part of a multi-cultural, diverse student residential community

-Be in financial need.

  • About the nationality:-

International students can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-
  1. The Scholarship is worth the value of the tuition fees of the course and the value of a single room at International Students House where the student will reside during their studies. The Scholarship also covers meals taken in the ISH restaurant up to the value of £2,000 for the 2013/2014 academic year.
  2. Applications will be assessed according to merit and financial need by a selected panel of tutors at University of the Arts London and by International Students House.
  3. Decisions will be announced after 12th July 2013. Successful applicants will be sent an email and an award letter which may be required for visa purposes.
  • About the applying procedure and Deadline:-

The applications are to be submitted by post.

Applications are to be submitted till 14th June 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link