The Science Faculty offers a number of scholarships for Ghanaian and Nigerian students who have applied for full-time taught master’s postgraduate degrees.
The University of Portsmouth is a university in the city of Portsmouth, England. It was previously known as Portsmouth Polytechnic until 1992, when it was granted university status through the Further and Higher Education Act 1992.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for the postgraduate degree programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are tenable in following subjects:
Scholarship Award: Scholarships will be in the form of a 20% fee reduction from any tuition fee but please note, it cannot be taken in conjunction with any other fee reduction or bursary offered by the University. The scholarship is a one-off award towards a one year Masters fees and is non-renewable and only valid for a study on the courses listed above.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The scholarship is open to applicants from the following countries:
Nigeria: Scholarship is open to all Nigerian applicants who hold a minimum G.P.A 3.0/5 (which is a high Second Class Lower) in a relevant subject.
Ghana: Scholarship is open to all Ghanaian applicants who hold a minimum of a Second Class Upper in a relevant subject. Applicants can apply to be considered if they:
Nationality: Ghanaian and Nigerian students are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
How to Apply: Please complete the Scholarship Application Form and submit this to our International Admissions Centre either via email or post (details below) by no later than 31 July 2016. Successful scholarship applicants will be required to accept their place on the programme within four weeks of notification in order to obtain the reduction in the fee.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 July 2016.