The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from developing countries who have no other means of financing their studies.
- Tuition fee
- Living expenses
- Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant and 50% loan basis.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgystan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique, Madagascar. And applicants from France, Portugal, UK, USA and Canada who are originally from one of the aforementioned countries.
LEVEL OF STUDY
Master and PhD (priority is given to Master programmes)
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION
31 March 2016
REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICATION
To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:
- Excellent academic records;
- Genuine financial need;
- Admission to a highly reputable university or programme of study;
- Thoughtful and coherent educational and career plans. Candidates are also evaluated on their extra-curricular interests and achievements, potential to achieve their goals and likelihood to succeed in a foreign academic environment. Applicants are expected to have some years of work experience in their field of interest.
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