Nigeria Postgraduate Scholarships in Newcastle University UK 2016

Newcastle University is offering scholarships for
pursuing postgraduate master’s degree
programmes. Scholarships are available for
Nigerian applicants in UK.
The vision is of Newcastle as a civic university
with a global reputation for academic excellence.
Newcastle University mission statement
recognises the breadth of academic purpose, its
current and aspirational strengths, and its pivotal
position in society.
Applicants need a good level of English language
to study at Newcastle University. They will need
to provide a recognised English language test or
qualification unless they are exempt. This is
usually a test score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent,
but requirements can vary between IELTS 6.0 to
8.0. All students need at least 5.5 in each sub-
skill, or equivalent.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for
pursuing postgraduate master’s degree
programmes at Newcastle University.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn
any of the courses by the university.
Scholarship Award: The full scholarship covers:
£5,000 payable towards the first year of tuition
fees.
Scholarship can be taken at: Newcastle
University, UK
Eligibility: In order to apply for one of these
scholarships applicants must satisfy all of the
following conditions:
-applicants must be a national of (or permanently
domiciled in) Nigeria
-applicants must hold a Conditional or
Unconditional offer of a place on a postgraduate
Master’s degree programme at Newcastle
University, Newcastle city campus at the time of
applying for this scholarship
-applicants have a Second Class Upper degree or
higher from a recognised Nigerian University
-applicants must have been assessed as
international/overseas for fees purposes
-applicants must intend to register to start their
studies during the 2016-17 academic year
-applicants must be a self-funded student and
not be in receipt of any other centrally awarded
Newcastle University scholarship
Nationality: Nigerian applicants are eligible to
apply for this scholarship programme.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: The university offers a
number of partial scholarship awards to
encourage well-qualified graduates to undertake
undergraduate or postgraduate study at
Newcastle University. To be considered for an
award, applicants should have applied to study
as an undergraduate or postgraduate degree
student at the university. Applicants must be
assessed as international (overseas) for fees
purposes. UK students and EU students assessed
as ‘home’ for fees purposes are not eligible to
apply.
English Language Requirements: Applicants need
a good level of English language to study at
Newcastle University. They will need to provide a
recognised English language test or qualification
unless they are exempt. This is usually a test
score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, but
requirements can vary between IELTS 6.0 to 8.0.
All students need at least 5.5 in each sub-skill, or
equivalent.
-They can find English language requirements for
all their undergraduate and postgraduate courses
online. They will find them under the ‘entry
requirements’ section for their course.
-Applicants need to include a copy of their
English language test certificate when they apply
for their course. If they don’t have it yet they
need to send it to us as soon as they receive it.
Universities accept scanned versions or
photocopies. If they need an original certificate
they will ask applicants.
Supporting Material: When applicants submit
their application, they should include copies of
certificates or transcripts to confirm their degree
or highest qualification. If any of their
documents are in another language they will
need to supply certified English language
translations. If they are from outside the EU,
they will also need to include a copy of the
personal details page from their passport. They
do not need to send any pre-university
qualification documentation, non-translated
documents or non-academic certificates of
achievement. If university make applicants an
offer, they may ask them to provide the original
copies or certified copies of any documents
applicants included with their application. They
would normally bring these documents with them
to Registration.
How to Apply: The mode of application is online.
Application Form Link
https://app.geckoform.com/public/#/form/A8zCMVfK

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