Applications are invited from outstanding and exceptional students for Equity and Merit Scholarships for international Masters students to study at the University of Manchester. Equity and Merit Scholarships are for academically outstanding students who have the potential to contribute to sustainable development in their home countries. We adhere to an equal opportunities policy and all applications are considered on their merits. We particularly encourage women to apply.University of Manchester Equity and Merit International Scholarships In UK
Scholarship Sponsors: University of Manchester, UK
Host Institution: University of Manchester, UK
Scholarship Worth: Fully Funded
Number of Awards: Many
Level of Study: Masters
Nationality: International students
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The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals set the course for a better, more sustainable future for all. Our Equity and Merit Scholarships aim to empower young professionals in the Global South to provide solutions to meet these interconnected goals.
We offer two types of scholarships:
Full-time, on-campus Masters (one year duration).
Part-time, distance learning Master (three to five years duration).
Applicants to be resident citizens of Ethiopia, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda or Zimbabwe, and have not previously studied outside Africa (training of six months or less does not count);
Applicants must have at least two years of professional experience relevant to your chosen study (not including unpaid internships or volunteer work);
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree with excellent overall grades (you must graduate before September 2021). The awards are for academically outstanding students and usually mean you are in the top 10% of your class;
Applicants are committed to repatriation and able to demonstrate the ability to make a positive impact on the future of your home country;
How to Apply: Interested and eligible applicants for the Equity and Merit Scholarships for International Masters Students should submit the application online starting from 1 August 2023 for the September 2024 intake.
We will be in touch with all applicants for 2023 enrollment as soon as we complete the shortlisting.
Application Deadline: August 31, 2023