The University of Nottingham is now accepting application from African, South Asian and other selected Commonwealth countries for its Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship programmes. International students who wish to influence the growth of important political, social, structural, economic or environmental structures back home are the target audience for this scholarship program.
Developing Solutions master’s scholarship, founded in 2001, for students from African, South Asian, and other selected Commonwealth countries. This scholarship programme is designed for international students who want to make a difference to the development of key economic, environmental, structural, social, or political structures in their home country.
The University of Nottingham is a pioneering institution and amongst the top 20 universities in the UK and ranks 8th in the UK for research power. It was established in 1881 and it is known for its commitment to academic excellence, research innovation and global impact. It has campuses in Nottingham, Malaysia and China.
- Master’s degree
- International students
Eligibility Criteria for the Scholarship
- Be domiciled in Africa, India or one of the selected Commonwealth countries listed below
- Be classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
- Hold an offer to start a full-time masters (including MRes) for 2024/2025 at the University of Nottingham UK, studying in the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Faculty of Science or Faculty of Social Sciences
The following students are not eligible for this scholarship:
- are a current student or graduate of the University of Nottingham
- have studied and been awarded an undergraduate or masters degree outside of your home country
- are currently studying in the UK
- Applicants will be assessed first and foremost on how they can demonstrate their vision, and tangible plan for developing a specific solution that will positively contribute to key economic, environmental, structural, social, or political challenges within in their home country.
- Make sure you have enough time to prepare strong answers. We will assess your responses and academic merit when making scholarship decisions.
- Please note that there is a strict word count limit for all questions, which is outlined at the end of each question. The system does not automatically limit this, so you would be encouraged to check your application before you submit. Any responses submitted that exceed the outlined word count may not be reviewed.
Benefits of the Scholarship
Tuition fee scholarships of 50% or 100% for innovative and passionate students who can propose development solutions for their home countries within African, South Asian, and selected Commonwealth countries.
How to Apply for the Scholarship
Applicants are required to apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time masters (including MRes) at the University of Nottingham for 2024/2025 before applying for this scholarship. Candidates should ensure the online form is properly filled and submitted. Application will not be processed if insufficient information is provided.
For further information about the scholarship application process, kindly CLICK HERE to visit the official webpage.
17th April 2024