East and South Africa Merit Postgraduate Scholarships in UK, 2016

Publish Date: Jan 28, 2016

Deadline: Jun 24, 2016

Scholarships for students from Egypt

The University is pleased to offer a range of scholarships to students from Egypt who show exceptional academic potential and are starting their studies at the University of Sheffield in September 2016.

Undergraduate Scholarships eg BA, BSc, BEng, MEng

Faculty Undergraduate Scholarships

We are pleased to offer scholarships to all international students starting their studies in the Faculties of Arts, Engineering, Science and the School of Law in September 2016:

Engineering International Scholarships

Science International Scholarships

Law International Scholarships

Arts International Scholarships

Middle East & North Africa Merit Undergraduate Scholarships 2016

There are ten Middle East & North Africa Merit Undergraduate Scholarships, available for students from the Middle East and North Africa.

Middle East & North Africa Merit Undergraduate Scholarships 2016

Other Merit Undergraduate Scholarships 2016

We also offer merit scholarships to students who are studying towards or have taken Advanced Placement qualifications (APs) or the International Baccalaureate (IB).

Advance Placement Scholarship 2016 and International Baccalaureate Scholarship 2016

Postgraduate Scholarships eg MA, MSc

Egypt Merit Postgraduate Scholarships 2016

There is one Egypt Merit Postgraduate Scholarships available for Egyptian Students.The scholarship is worth 50% of the Postgraduate yearly tuition fee per year. The scholarships will take the form of a fee reduction.

To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants must be self-funding and classed as 'Overseas' for fee purposes AND an Egyptian national or permanently domiciled in Egypt, apply for a study place by Friday 24 June 2016 for entry in September 2016. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the supporting statement. The final decision will be made by an academic panel. If you wish to be considered for this scholarship you need to apply online, the application link will be distributed to eligible students by email from January onwards. Applicants cannot apply for the scholarship before being offered a study place at Sheffield.

The deadline for applications is Friday 24 June 2016, scholarship results will be announced Friday 29 July 2016

Postgraduate research degrees eg PhD, MPhil

The University of Sheffield does not offer research studentships specifically for Egyptian students. There are, however, studentships and funding for which students from Egypt can apply.

Postgraduate Research Scholarships

For information on available scholarships for PhD research programmes, please visit the following web-page:

Postgraduate Research Funding Opportunities

External organisations

The British Council in Egypt can also provide information on the scholarship and funding bodies in Egypt which support students for UK-based study.

More information from The British Council about funding opportunities

There are a number of external organisations that offer scholarships and funding to international students who wish to study in the UK.

More information about external sources of funding

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