The University of Edinburgh is offering an exciting opportunity for students from select countries to pursue their dreams of higher education. They are providing one full-time Master’s scholarship for candidates interested in Global Health Academy programs. This scholarship is a wonderful chance for students to enhance their knowledge and contribute to the field of public health and global health policies.
Hosted by the prestigious University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom, this scholarship is open to applicants from specific countries. Nationals and residents of Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, and many others listed can apply for this unique opportunity.
The eligible fields of study include various Master’s programs such as MPH Public Health, MSc Family Medicine, MSc Global Health, MSc Global Health and Public Policy, and several others related to health and public policy.
The scholarship will cover the UK/EU “home” rate of tuition fee, providing support of up to £8,100. This financial assistance can make a significant difference in pursuing higher education abroad.
To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates need to show outstanding academic merit. A UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at the undergraduate level or its international equivalent is required for consideration.
The scholarship is available for students planning to commence their studies in the 2015-2016 academic year. Unfortunately, the application process has already closed, as the closing date for applications was on 29th May 2015. Prospective applicants were required to complete an online scholarship application form after applying for admission to the University of Edinburgh with full EASE authentication.
It is important for interested individuals to visit the official scholarship website for detailed information on how to apply for future scholarships or to explore other funding opportunities.
The University of Edinburgh’s Global Health Academy programs provide a valuable platform for students to gain advanced knowledge and skills in various health-related disciplines. Aspiring scholars from the eligible countries have a chance to study at a prestigious institution and contribute to addressing global health challenges.
Though this specific scholarship is no longer open for applications, there may be other opportunities available in the future. Aspiring students should keep an eye on the University of Edinburgh’s official website for updates and potential funding possibilities.
For those who missed this opportunity, there are other programs, including the Edinburgh Distance Learning Scholarships, that students can explore to pursue their academic dreams at the University of Edinburgh. Higher education plays a crucial role in shaping individuals and societies, and such scholarships can help make education more accessible to deserving students worldwide.