The University of Edinburgh will provide one scholarship to a student from Tanzania for postgraduate Masters study in any subject provided by the university for the 2018-2019 academic session.The scholarship is tenable for one academic year. In addition to their studies, the successful applicant will be expected to participate in Swahili language conversation tutorials. This will amount to no more than 20 hours for each scholar per semester.
Study Level: Scholarships are available for Masters
No. of Scholarships: There is only one fully funded scholarship available.
Scholarship Location: Scholarship can be taken in the UK
- The scholarships will be awarded to Tanzanian citizen who is normally resident in Tanzania, and who are accepted for admission on a full-time basis for a postgraduate Master’s programme of study at the University of Edinburgh.
- Applicants who already hold a degree from outside Tanzania will not be considered.
- Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
- Eligible applicants will complete an online scholarship application.
- Information on how to apply will follow shortly
- As part of the personal statement section of the scholarship application applicants will be asked to answer the following question: ‘If Julius Nyerere was a student at the University of Edinburgh in 2018 and had a Twitter account, what would he tweet, and who would he follow? Explain your answer in 500-750 words.’
Application Deadline: 2nd April 2018