Deadline:

30 June 2019

Location:

 Thailand

(Partially Funded)

Description

AIT Fellowship in Asian Institute of Technology 2019

The Asian Institute of Technology promotes technological change and sustainable development in the Asian-Pacific region through higher education, research, and outreach. Established in Bangkok in 1959, AIT has become a leading regional postgraduate institution and is actively working with public and private sector partners throughout the region and with some of the top universities in the world.

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The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand is offering applicants to its Master and Doctoral degree programs an opportunity to qualify for generous academic fellowships. As Asia’s leading international higher learning institute, the AIT Fellowships are intended to increase the number of skilled international scientists, engineers, and managers required to meet the future challenges of the emerging Asian Economic Community region and beyond.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • School of Engineering and Technology
  • School of Environment, Resources, and Development (SERD)
  • School of Management (SOM)

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

master program (4 semesters for 22 months)

Doctoral program (7 semesters for 42 months)

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

Master’s Degree Program

  • hold a Bachelor degree (normally from a four-year program), or its equivalent, in an appropriate field of study from an institution of good standing acceptable to AIT.
  • have undergraduate grades significantly above average; the minimum GPA requirement for admission to the Master’s Program is 2.75 or equivalent at the Bachelor degree level;
  • be in satisfactory physical and mental health, and have a record of good conduct;
  • For the professional Master’s degree program, in addition to the above-mentioned eligibility requirements, an applicant must:
    • have at least 3 years of work experience in areas related to the academic program at AIT and
    • be executives in organizations/companies.

For applicants with minimum CGPA at the bachelor degree level of less than 2.75 or equivalent, the Certificate leading to Master is being offered by AIT.

  • Full-time Certificate leading to Master students completing the minimum course credit requirement and attaining a CGPA of at least 2.75 (SERD & SET) and 3.00 (SOM) at the end of the first or second semester are eligible for transfer to the Master Degree program.
  • Students who are not eligible for transfer to the Master Degree program are awarded the Certificate or Diploma.

Doctoral Degree Program

  • have strong academic records (both undergraduate and graduate) and normally hold a four-year bachelor’s degree, and a Master’s degree, preferably with a combination of course and thesis work, from an institution of good standing, acceptable to AIT. The minimum GPA requirement for admission to the doctoral program is 3.50 or equivalent at the master’s degree level.
  • submit a brief outline of a dissertation research proposal including the required research facilities, if necessary.
  • receive a written confirmation that a faculty member at AIT is available and willing to supervise.
  • Full-time CAS students completing the minimum course credit requirement and attaining a CGPA of at least 3.50 at the end of the second semester are eligible for transfer to the Doctoral Degree program.

For applicants with minimum CGPA at the master’s degree level of less than 3.50 or equivalent, the Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) Program is being offered by AIT.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • 100%  (covers tuition fees of 4 semesters) GPA ≥ 3.50 or equivalent
  • 75%    (covers tuition fees of 3 semesters) GPA ≥ 3.00 or equivalent
  • 50%    (covers tuition fees of 2 semesters) GPA ≥ 2.75 or equivalent

Notes:

  • A non-refundable application processing fee of US$20 (or Baht 800) is required for online applications.
  • Fellowships cover tuition fees only but do not cover registration fees, accommodation fees or living expenses.

How to Apply

First Step:  You can apply online from here.

Second Step: Fill the application and upload related documents:

  • Photo.
  • Transcript.
  • Copy of Degree Certificate.
  • English Language Proficiency.
  • Detailed Resume (CV).
  • Additional documents. (Covering letter: Define your purpose in studying at AIT and describe how your career objectives would be enhanced by pursuing graduate studies at AIT. You may also use this portion to supply additional information which you believe is necessary to support your application)
  • For the Doctoral Program, submit research proposal (2-5 pages) and you may be requested to forward a copy of your Master degree thesis for evaluation.
  • The names and complete addresses of 2 referees to whom you have sent a copy of the AIT standard Letter of Recommendation.

Note: The referees can fill the form online or you will send the referee the AIT’s standard Letter of Recommendation.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Abdelrahman sabry/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Basem Eliwa/ Egypt 
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