2013 Pakistan 50th Anniversary Fund Scholarship, University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde is offering Pakistan 50th Anniversary Fund Scholarship for master’s students in UK. The scholarship funding is available for one year and is not renewable. 

About Scholarship: In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Foundation of the State of Pakistan a small number of scholarships are awarded by the University of Strathclyde from funds donated by the late Mr Yaqub Ali through the Scottish Pakistani Association to the University of Strathclyde Foundation. 

Study: Courses offered by the university but priority to subjects in the areas of engineering, computing and business management or any other subject which the partners deem acceptable or which cannot be pursued adequately in Pakistan. 

Course Level: Master’s degree

Scholarship by: Funds donated by the late Mr Yaqub Ali through the Scottish Pakistani

Association to the University of Strathclyde Foundation

Location: UK

Number of awards: One award will be offered for entry in September 2013.

Duration: One year

Value: The Foundation will meet the tuition fees/living costs/return travel/other expenses. 

Eligibility:

-First Class Honours Degree from a recognized Pakistan University. Since this scholarship is offered on the basis of financial need, candidates with multiple degrees will NOT be considered.

-Candidates must be in their home country at the time of application; candidates should have relevant work experience and have not previously studied in the UK; candidates must return to Pakistan at the end of their studies and serve there for five years.

-The awards are made for one year only and are not renewable.

-Candidates will not be permitted to undertake further study on completion of their masters’ degree.

-Priority to subjects in the areas of engineering, computing and business management or any other subject which the partners deem acceptable or which cannot be pursued adequately in Pakistan. 

Scholarship Open for: Only students of Pakistan can apply for this scholarship. 

Notification: Shortlisted candidates may be requested to attend an interview with the selection committee in Pakistan in May 2013.

Apply: By post and electronically 

Deadline: 28th February 2013

Further Information: http://www.strath.ac.uk/rio/postgraduatescholarships/award_27642_en.html