2016/17 BP Egypt Scholarships For Egyptian Students At University Of Cambridge In UK

The BP Egypt in collaboration with the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust is awarding a number of scholarships for Egyptian students. These scholarships are available to pursue a one year postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge. Applicants must show evidence of excellent academic achievement. The application deadline is 2nd December, 2015.

In collaboration with BP Egypt, the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust offers a number of scholarships annually to enable graduates of outstanding academic merit to pursue a one year postgraduate study at the prestigious University of Cambridge. Preference is given to candidates seeking master’s degrees in petroleum related studies. Other studies like business, economics and development studies will also be considered.

Award Includes:
-University Composition Fee: The scholarship will cover the University Composition Fee at the appropriate rate.
-Maintenance: A maintenance allowance enough for a single student is paid in three or four equal installments each term (October, January, April and July). For the academic year 2016-2017, the maintenance allowance is currently £13,900 for twelve months, and is pro-rated for courses shorter than 12 months. The maintenance allowance is expected to cover accommodation and meal costs. The award does not cover the costs of dependents. Students are required to provide a separate financial guarantee for support of their dependents if they want to take any dependents with them.
-Airfare: A contribution to an airfare from Egypt to the UK of about £300 is paid upon arrival, and a contribution towards the cost of an airfare from the UK to Egypt via the most economical route is paid upon departure at the end of the scholarship

Study Program: Scholarships are available to pursue one-year Master’s degree programmes at the University of Cambridge.

Study Major: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects available at the University of Cambridge. Preference is given to candidates seeking master’s degrees in petroleum related studies. Other studies like business, economics and development studies will also be considered.

Host Organization: BP Egypt, the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust

Number of Awards: A number of BP Cambridge Scholarships for Egypt will be awarded annually.

National/International Students: Egyptian students can apply for this scholarship.

Governing Body: University of Cambridge

Application Procedure: All applicants must complete a new Graduate Application Form (GRADSAF), which includes the Cambridge Trust’s Scholarship Application Form at Section B: Application for funding.

Submission Deadline: The application deadline is 2nd December, 2015 (or course deadline, whichever is earlier).

Note: There is a charge of £50 for completing an online application.

For more details visit the official website

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