Birmingham / UKEAS Nigeria Outstanding Achievement Scholarships open for applications for September 2016 from Nigerian applicants.
In order to undertake a programme of study here at the University, applicants will need to demonstrate that a suitable level of English proficiency. They can demonstrate their level of English with IELTS/TOEFL/PTE or alternative qualifications.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are tenable in the field of Arts and Law, Life and Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences.
Worth of Award
4 scholarships of £5000 for Nigerian students applying for entry to an undergraduate programme at the University starting September 2016.
In order to be eligible, candidates must:
-Have received an offer and selected the University of Birmingham as their firm choice for any full time undergraduate programme starting September 2016. The student must be entering the first year of an undergraduate programme based at Birmingham.
-Have met the academic conditions of their offer to the programme.
-Be classed as Nigeria domiciled and a Nigerian national.
-Be classed by the University as an overseas fee payer for tuition fee payment. Should be able to fund the remaining costs of their studies at Birmingham from other sources.
-Start their studies at the University in September 2016; the scholarship award may not be deferred. Be registered with, and have their undergraduate study application attached to, one of our local representatives (as listed above). A student may only apply through one local representative.
-To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with our representatives, UKEAS, by 31 May 2016.
How to Apply: To apply for the scholarship students will need to have accepted an offer from the University of Birmingham and be in contact with one of university’s representatives. Selection for the award will be based on academic performance and students will be shortlisted for interviews (either in person or via Skype) which are to be held in June and July. The scholarships will be announced shortly after interview. The full scholarship will be awarded upon enrolment on studies in September 2016. Students already registered and studying on a programme at the University of Birmingham are not eligible for the award.
Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is 31-May-2016.