Deadline:

 4 May 2018 

Location:

 

 Edinburgh, UK

(Partially Funded)

Description

The School of Biological Sciences is offering bursaries for applicants studying eligible masters programmes in the 2018-2019 academic session.

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  • School of Biological Sciences at the University of Edinburgh is one of the largest biology departments in the UK. As the modern inheritors of a 400-year-old reputation for excellence, the staff and students contribute to a vibrant academic community whose visions are shaping tomorrow’s world.
  • Eligible students must be nationals of countries outwith the EU and studying one of the following campus-based programmes:

Specializations for studying on this opportunity:

  • MSc/PgDip Biochemistry
  • MSc/PgDip Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants
  • MSc/PgDip Bioinformatics
  • MSc/PgDip Biotechnology
  • MSc/PgDip Drug Discovery and Translational Biology
  • MSc/PgDip Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology
  • MSc/PgDip Systems and Synthetic Biology
  • MSc/PgDip Quantitative Genetics & Genome Analysis (including Animal Breeding & Genetics, Evolutionary Genetics, Human Complex Trait Genetics)

Required Languages

English

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS

OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

 The bursary is only tenable for one academic year.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Eligible students must be nationals of countries outwith the EU.
  • The bursaries will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

Each bursary will have a value of £10,000 and is intended to assist with tuition fees.

How to Apply

First Step: Apply for the programme of your interest, details for obtainnig an offer from the univeristy from here;

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Second Step:  Applicants should send an email registering their interest for the bursary to pgtbiol@ed.ac.uk ensuring that they include both their UUN/application ID and the programme(s) they have applied for.

**Applicants should only email their interest once they have been offered a place on a relevant programme. Awards will be made on the basis of academic merit.

Third Step: Applicants must note interest no later than 4th May 2018 and all applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of May 2018.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Lenah Hafez /Egypt

Reviewed by” Marwa Tawfik/ Egypt
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