2013 Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme, UK

RVC University of London

Masters Scholarship Scheme for Commonwealth Developing Country Student in the field of Veterinary at RVC University of London in UK, 2013 

About Scholarship: The Shared Scholarship Scheme is a joint initiative between the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (with funding from DFID), and UK universities, to support scholarships for students from developing Commonwealth countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the United Kingdom. The scheme is administered by the Association of Commonwealth Universities. Funding covers full costs of an award holder’s study in the UK (fees) including airfares. No additional allowances are paid for spouses or other dependents. 

Study: Veterinary

Course Level: Master’s

Scholarship By: Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (with funding from DFID), and UK universities

Location: UK

Number of awards: Three

Value: Funding covers full costs of an award holder’s study in the UK (fees) including airfares. No additional allowances are paid for spouses or other dependents. Funding covers full costs of an award holder’s study in the UK (fees & stipend) including airfares. 

Eligibility:

-be nationals of (or permanently domiciled in) a Commonwealth developing country, and not currently be living or studying in a developed country

-hold a first degree at either first or upper second class level be sufficiently fluent in English to pursue the course

-have not previously studied for one year or more in a developed country not

-be employed by a government department (at national level) or a parastatal organisation (employees of universities are normally acceptable, however) be willing to confirm that they will return to their home country as soon as their period of study is complete are themselves, or through their families, unable to pay to study in the UK.

-hold an offer of admission for either one of the eligible course at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

Scholarship Open for: The students of Commonwealth Developing Country

Apply: Online

Deadline: 15th March 2013 

Further Information: http://www.rvc.ac.uk/Money/PostgraduateStudents/ScholarshipsBursaries/CommonwealthScholarships.cfm