Sunday, January 17, 2016

School of Biological Sciences PhD Position at NTU in Singapore, 2016

Course Level: Position is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Position is open in the School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Scholarship Award: For international applicants, local accomodation (up to 3 nights) and most of the meals will be provided. The school will also provide assistance to cover the cost of air tickets (economy class).
Scholarship can be taken at: Singapore
Eligibility:-Candidates who are interested to apply for graduate study at the School of Biological Sciences are welcome to apply. Admission is in January or August each year.
-Applicants should be holders of at least a B.Sc. degree (Honours-2nd Class Upper Division) or equivalent in an appropriate discipline.
Nationality: Local and international applicants can apply for these PhD positions.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants should be holders of at least a B.Sc. degree (Honours-2nd Class Upper Division) or equivalent in an appropriate discipline.
Test Requirement: A valid GRE/GMAT score is required for applicants, who are not graduates of the Autonomous Universities in Singapore. Test dates must be within 5 years or less from the date of their application.
English Language Requirement: For applicants whose native language is not English, a good IELTS score is required. Test dates must be within 2 years or less from the date of their application. TOEFL may be submitted in place of IELTS.
Supporting Material: Applicants must upload electronic copies of their supporting documents via the paperless portal. Do not send paper copies of supporting documents to the University. Documents uploaded must be in English. Otherwise, they must be accompanied by certified translations in English language.
-General Information on Supporting Documents
Passport/Identification card
Personal Detail (in English)
-One recent passport-sized colour photograph
-Photocopy of valid TOEFL/IELTS/GRE/GMAT/GATE Scores
-Master’s Degree (if applicable)
Official Transcripts
Photocopy of Master’s Degree Certificate
-Bachelor Transcript and Certification (if applicable)
Official Transcripts
Photocopy of Bachelor’s Degree Certificate
-Two Academic Referees’ Reports
-Other Supporting documents (if applicable)
Research proposal
Research publications
Other Supporting documents
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31st January 2016. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to NTU-SBS for a site visit and face to face interview between 27 to 29 March 2016.

MBA International Scholarship Programme at LUISS Business School in Italy, 2016

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing MBA program at LUISS Business School, Rome, Italy.
Study Subject: Scholarships are provided in business administration at LUISS Business School, Rome, Italy.
Scholarship Award: Each scholarship will cover the full tuition fees , equivalent to 27,000.00 EUR. 
Scholarship can be taken at: Italy
Eligibility: Candidates will be considered and evaluated on the basis of merit and regarding the quality of their admission application and interviews. In order to apply for this scholarship:
-International candidates regularly accepted into the MBA programme with a GMAT score of 680+ (Italian citizens excluded).
Nationality: International candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must provide: proof of a valid (not older than 5 years) GMAT score of 680+.
Test Requirement: The admission test consists of: english test, logics test and personal interviews.
English Language Requirements: TOEFL/IELTS and GMAT/GRE are optional. Applicants with high scores are invited to provide the certificates to be exempted from the English or Logics tests.
Supporting Material: To apply for the admission test the following documents are required:
Fully-completed application form
Copy of Degree Certificate (or a signed self-certification)
-Digital ID photo
-Copy of Passport or ID document
-Curriculum Vitae
-Admission Fee Receipt of EUR 105 (nonrefundable)
How to Apply: Applications for the scholarships must be submitted by March 30, 2016 to

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 30, 2016.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships in New Zealand, 2015

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for the following programmes: Management, International Business, Marketing, Applied Finance or Professional Accounting degree.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree at University of Auckland in New Zealand.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1st June 2015.

Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS) in Australia, 2015

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded to study any of the courses offered by the University of Melbourne.
Course Level: Scholarships are awarded for students wishing to undertake graduate research degree studies at the University of Melbourne.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 October 2014.

Chongqing Municipal Government Mayor Scholarship for International Students in China, 2015

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded to study any of the course available at Chongqing University.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate, master and doctoral degree program at Chongqing University.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 30.

Sydney Achievers International Scholarships at University of Sydney in Australia, 2015

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for studying any courses offered by the University of Sydney.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate degree at the University of Sydney.
Scholarship Provider: University of Sydney, Australia

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline for undergraduate admission is 30 September 2014 and for masters admission is 31 January of the same year.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Luxembourg : PhD candidate in Information Security

The University of Luxembourg seeks to hire an outstanding researcher at its Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT).
SnT is a recently formed centre carrying out interdisciplinary research in secure, reliable and trustworthy ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) systems and services, often in collaboration with industrial, governmental or international partners. SnT is active in several international research projects funded by the EU Horizon 2020 program and the European Space Agency. For further information you may check:
For further inquiries please contact:
Prof. Dr. Sjouke Mauw ( or Dr. Rolando Trujillo Rasua (
Your Profile
The candidate is expected to have:
  • A Master degree in computer science or mathematics.
  • A proven interest in security.
  • Background in formal methods.
  • Excellent written and oral English skills.
We offer
The University offers a three year appointment (extension up to 4 years in total is possible).
The University offers highly competitive salaries and is an equal opportunity employer.
You will work in an exciting international environment and will have the opportunity to participate in the development of a newly created research centre.
Further Information
Applications, written in English, should be submitted on line and include the following documents:
  • Cover letter indicating the research area of interest and your motivation.
  • Curriculum Vitae (including your contact address, work experience, list of publications).
  • A research statement addressing the topic of the position (max 1 page).
  • A short description of your Master work (max 1 page).
  • Transcript of grades from all university-level courses taken.
  • Contact information for 3 referees.
Application Deadline : 22 June 2014

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Bosnia and Herzegovina : International Scholarship - Islamic banking master programme

More information about this master study which provides an opportunity to obtain United Kingdom and Bosnian diploma can be found on link and also on online-open-day which will be organized as webinar. To get more info about webinar please send e-mail to titled "Webinar".
Eligible are students from the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, China, Egypt, EU countries, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Montenegro, Morocco, Norway, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia (including Kosovo), Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, USA, Yemen.
There will be two scholarships awarded which will consist of €3579,25 stipend per year (50% of tuition fee) aimed at payment of tuition fee. Students will have to provide the rest of the tuition fee (€3579,25 per year) and the evidence/statement about ability of payment must be provided with aplication. Student is free to apply and for other scholarships for the rest of 50% of the fees.
Candidates interested in scholarship should submit their application online (check for application form which is obligatory to complete) no later than 30th May, 2014 together with the following documents:
·         CV with picture
·         Document that confirms the place of residence
·         Diploma of first cycle of studies (Bachelor degree)
·         Appropriate document proving the success (marks) achieved in the first cycle of studies (grade point average)
·         A recommendation (from a professor or employer)
·         Statement/document proving that rest of the tuition fee could be paid
·         Motivation letter
It is important to note that all documents must be written in English language otherwise application won't be taken into consideration. Skype interview with shortlisted candidates will be organized.
Necessary documents and application can be submitted by online application form which can be found on
Any additional information can be obtained by phone +387 33 564 368, e-mail ciebf[@] or website

Application Deadline : 30 May 2014

MBA Global Scholarships at Curtin University in Australia, 2014

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be considered for a MBA (Global) Scholarship:
-Be a future Masters student and apply for and receive an offer of place into the MBA (Global) in 2014 Semester 2
-Have completed an undergraduate degree with a first class honours or academic achievement as evidenced by their academic record (minimum CWA of 70)
-Not to be in receipt of any other Curtin funded scholarships

Scholarship Open for International Students: International, New Zealand and Australian students can apply for these MBA scholarships.
Scholarship Description: 
Curtin University
The purpose of the MBA (Global) Scholarship is to support and encourage academically talented students to commence the MBA (Global).

Number of award(s): Five MBA scholarships are awarded.
Duration of award(s): This scholarship will provide 50% of the cost of the student contribution fees each semester for the normal expected duration of the degree for which the scholarship is offered up to a maximum of 400 credits. The fee component of the scholarship will be paid directly to the student fee account in two instalments per year to be paid prior to the census date relevant to each enrolled semester.
What does it cover? This scholarship will cover 50% of the cost of the student contribution fees.
Selection Criteria: The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.
Notification: All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application via email.
How to Apply: An applicant must submit a completed application form with supporting documents attached by 4:00 pm on the scholarship closing date, to the Scholarships Office at the Bentley campus.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 1, 2014.

MEXT Research Scholarships for Foreign Students in Japan, 2015 : Scholarship Positions 2014 2015

Study Subject (s): Applicants should apply for the field of study they majored in at university or its related field. And fields of study must be subjects which applicants will be able to study and research in graduate courses at Japanese universities.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to study and research at graduate level courses at Japanese universities.
Scholarship Provider: The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Scholarship can be taken at: Japan

Scholarship Open for International Students: Students who have the nationality of a country which has diplomatic relations with the Japanese government (Asia-Pacific: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Kiribati, Republic of Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam. North America: Canada and United States of America. Latin America and the Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, Argentine, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Commonwealth of Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Christopher and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela. Europe: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Republic of Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan and Vatican. Middle East: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen and Palestinian Authority. Africa: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabonese Republic, Gambia, Ghana, Republic of Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Zambia, Uganda and Zimbabwe) can apply for these MEXT Research Scholarships.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The deadlines of the application differ according to the country. Please contact with Japanese embassy or consulate general in your country.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Science and Technology PhD Scholarships 2014

Scholarships in Science and Technology are aimed at exceptional students who wish to start their PhD study in October 2014. They provide full tuition fees, a generous stipend and access to a grant towards research training support. Funding is available to provide up to 75 students with the opportunity to work in their chosen field, with excellent supervision.
Application Deadline: See Details

Successful applicants will be part of a thriving and vibrant community of postgraduate research students, across the Science and Technology faculty. The Science and Technology Graduate School offers a Research Development Programme, closely aligned with the Researcher Development Framework and puts on events that provide excellent opportunities for networking and collaborative work.
Funding & Eligibility
For faculty scholarships, the following financial support will be received:
  • Full funding of tuition fees
  • A stipend of £13,863 per year in line with RCUK guidelines
  • Access to a Research Training Support Grant
  • Scholarships will run for for 3.5 years for home/eu students, and for 3 years for overseas students.
  • Externally funded grants are subject to different conditions, which can be outlined by the relevant department.

Further Details:
Please Click Here for more information.

International Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarships, Australia

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to twenty scholarships for local and international students undertaking one of the eligible single Masters postgraduate coursework programs offered in semester 2, 2014.
Application Deadline: 19 June 2014
The scholarships are awarded on merit to the most outstanding applicants against the following selection criteria of academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way. The scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 16 units of study, pending normal degree duration.
The Business School is currently taking applications from students who will be commencing one of the eligible Masters degrees in semester 2, 2014.
Only candidates that are expected to commence study in one of the following degrees in semester 2, 2014 may apply for the Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship.
  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of Logistics Management
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Transport Management
  • Master of Management
  • Master of Management (CEMS)

Scholarships will be awarded to candidates commencing one of the nominated Masters degrees in semester 2, 2014.

Further Details:
Please Click Here for more information

International Graduate Students Scholarships, Kasetsart University, Thailand

Faculty of Agro-Industry, Kasetsart University offers scholarships for new international students to undertake graduate studies (PhD and MS).
Application Deadline: 31 May 2014
Amount awarded will be one of two types as follows:
Type 1 (Full tuition and fee): 10 scholarships Grantee will receive a full tuition and enrollment fee waiver for 3 consecutive years for PhD students and 2 consecutive years for Master’s students.
Type 2 (Full tuition and fee, and monthly stipend): 10 scholarships Grantee will receive a full tuition and enrollment fee waiver and monthly stipends for living expenses at the rate of 10,000 Thai Baht for 3 consecutive years for Ph.D. students and 2 consecutive years for Master’s students.
Scholarship applicants are required to apply for admission to Kasetsart University in the graduate program they have applied for the scholarships. Please note that this application will be considered together with your Application for Admission and the supporting documents you provided with your application.
Further Details:
Please Click Here for more information.

Sunday, February 9, 2014

Academic scholarships for Non-Saudis

Academic scholarships for Non-Saudis

Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia provides university scholarships for Non-Saudis to study at Saudi universities. Beneficiaries of government funded scholarships are :

- Non-Saudi students who hold valid residency permits
- Non-Saudi students outside the Kingdom

The scholarship to study in Saudi universities fall into three categories of different features :

- Full scholarships , where student gets all the benefits
- Partial scholarships, where student gets some of the benefits.  These include scholarships where the academic institution provides the seat only or a seat and dormitory placement.
- Paid scholarships.  These are scholarships paid by a donor and not by the academic institution.

All above mentioned scholarships are governed by the rules of academic institutions' board provided that such rules do not contradict higher education bylaws and regulations applied. ​

To apply:

Spain : 340 PhD Positions at Pompeu Fabra University

340 PhD Positions at Pompeu Fabra University, Spain

Doctoral Information and Comunicaction Technologies 
Information and Communication Technologies - PhDDepartment of Information and Communications Technologies   
Doctoral Translation and Language Sciences
Translation and Language Sciences - PhD Department of Translation and Language Sciences 
Doctoral Biomedicine
Biomedicine - PhD Department of Experimental and Health Sciences 
Doctoral Political and Social Science 
Political and Social Sciences - PhD Department of Political and Social Sciences  
Doctoral History
History - PhD Institut Universitari d'Història Jaume Vicens i Vives 
Doctoral Humanities
Humanities - PhD Department of Humanities  
Doctoral Law
Law Department of Law 
Doctoral Economics, Finance and Management
Economics, Finance and Management - PhDDepartment of Economics and Business 
Doctoral Communication
Communication - PhD Departament of Communication 

Final application status publication dates
1st application periodFebruary, 18th, 2014
2nd application periodApril, 11th, 2014
3rd application periodJune, 13th, 2014
4th application periodJuly, 18th, 2014
Application Deadline : 18 February 2014

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Swinburne University Chancellor’s Research Scholarship (CRS) in Australia, 2014

Swinburne University of Technology is offering Chancellor’s Research Scholarship (CRS) for pursuing higher degree by research (HDR) at Swinburne University of Technology, Australia for the duration of three years. Chancellors Research Scholarships are open to all research doctorate applicants (international, Australian and New Zealand citizens). The scholarship covers tuition fees and provides an annual stipend of $30,000, an Establishment Grant of up to $3,000 and up to $5000 for a 6 month overseas placement in a collaborating laboratory or organization nominated by Swinburne. The application deadline is 16 May 2014 for mid year round.
Study Subject (s): This scholarship is available for the courses offered by the University.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing higher degree by research (HDR) at Swinburne University of Technology.
Scholarship Provider: Swinburne University of Technology
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia

-Local or international students are applicable for the Scholarship.
-Students must meet the University’s enrollment eligibility criteria including language proficiency.
-Students must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree with First Class Honour.
-Students must be undertaking a Research Doctorate.
-Students must be enrolled for a full-time program, unless the university has approved a part-time CRS for the student under these Guidelines.
-Students must not previously have held a postgraduate research scholarship (some exceptions may apply, contact winburne Research for more information).
-Students must not be receiving an equivalent award, scholarship (excluding an IPRS) or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the APA stipend rate, to undertake the HDR. Income from sources unrelated to the course of study is permitted but must be within the confines of HDR policy section 7.9 ‘Employment Commitments.
-Students must undertake a 6 month overseas research placement at an institution identified and approved by Swinburne University.

Scholarship Open for International Students: International, Australian and New Zealand citizens can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Swinburne University Chancellor’s Research Scholarship (CRS ) is the University’s premier research award. They are awarded to students of exceptional research potential to undertake a higher degree by research (HDR). The successful applicants will become members of a research team working under the direction of senior researchers. The awards provide an annual stipend of $30,000, an Establishment Grant of up to $3,000 and up to $5000 for a 6 month overseas placement in a collaborating laboratory or organization nominated by Swinburne. This overseas placement is a condition of the award. The scholarship also covers tuition fees.
Number of awards (s): Not Known
Duration of award (s): Scholarship is offered for 3 years.
What does it cover? The awards provide an annual stipend of $30,000, an Establishment Grant of up to $3,000 and up to $5000 for a 6 month overseas placement in a collaborating laboratory or organization nominated by Swinburne. This overseas placement is a condition of the award. The scholarship also covers tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: Swinburne University monitors students’ ongoing eligibility to ensure that the students continue to meet the eligibility requirements set out in these Guidelines and University policies as they relate to HDR students. Continuation of the scholarship is dependent on the student maintaining satisfactory progress.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: If you wish to be considered for a scholarship you must complete the scholarship portion of the candidature application form. Research degree candidature is considered all year round. Visit the application page for information on applying for a research degree.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 16 May 2014 for mid year round.

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