31 March 2020
Award for Global Health and Social Justice MSc
The university is providing the scholarships for masters degree in the field of Global Health and social Justice. This scholarship scheme, seeks to provide an opportunity to prepare for a career.It is funded by the Wellcome Trust with additional support from the Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy.
The Global Health & Social Justice course is a unique study pathway that combines anthropology, philosophy, sociology and science technology studies. Covering topics such as inequalities in preventable mortality, disability, climate change, reproductive rights, pandemic preparedness and access to health care across countries, it will help you to develop advanced skills in the critical analysis and possible solutions for global health inequalities.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Global health
- Public Policy
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES
- Open to All nationalities of students.
- The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and degree of motivation and commitment to understanding and addressing global health inequalities.
- We actively encourage applicants from low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) and from groups historically under-represented in postgraduate courses to help build a cohort of strong and diverse global health leaders.
- In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree with a final mark of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme. If you are still studying you should be achieving an average of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme.
- You must be able to provide recent evidence that your spoken and written command of the English language is adequate for the programmes for which you have applied. The required band is band B. To know more about this band and English Language requirements, please click here.
Remark: To Know more about the international student requirements by country, please click here.
This scholarship will cover all tuition fees and the scholarship recipients will also receive:
- A stipend for living fees of £17,000.
- Research allowance for their dissertation (up to £1,500).
- Funds to support collaborating local research partners (up to £1,000).
The successful student will be expected to coordinate a Global Health Career Pathway Speaker Series (six to eight over the year), for which a fund of £833 will be available to reimburse speakers for their travel costs.
First Step: Fill the application by clicking the APPLY NOW link below.
- There is no separate application procedure for the scholarship you will be considered for it automatically.
- You will need to register first by entering some personal date.
- Use “Global Health” as a key word to find the program
- A non-refundable application fee of £70 applies.
- You may need to watch his video to help you more in the registration process.
Second Step: Upload all supporting documents includes:
- personal statement:
- The personal statement should be approximately three to four paragraphs, and no more than one page.
- This should explain why you are interested in the programme applied for, and could include, for example, details of your motivation and aptitude, your relevant experience and skills, and any other information that would be useful for us in assessing your application
- A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. If you have already completed your degree, copies of your official degree certificate will also be required.
- Applicants with academic documents issued in a language other than English, will need to submit both the original and official translation of their documents.
- One academic reference is required.
- A professional reference will be accepted if you have completed your qualifications over five years ago.
- In some cases, we may request an additional reference from you.
- Applicants may wish to include a CV (Resume) or evidence of professional registration as part of their application.
- English Language proficiency evidence.
Third step: You may be invited to be interviewed. We may interview non-UK candidates by telephone and may ask applicants to write an essay.
Forth step: The successful candidate will be notified by 15 May at the latest in the given year.
Please note, only complete uploaded applications with supporting documents will be assess.
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This Scholarship Published by:
“ Esraa ali/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Alaa mohamed/ Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships team