The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is awarding a Commonwealth scholarship for pursuing master degree at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology. Applicants must be citizens of any Commonwealth country except Pakistan and hold a degree (earned after 16 years of education) in the relevant field from an accredited institution of higher education, with CGPA of 2.5/4.0 under semester system, or not less than 60% marks under annual system. Applications should be submitted till 30th June 2014 for fall 2014 session.
Study Subject (s): Scholarship is awarded to study any course offered within the Department of Physics, Biosciences and Mathematics.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing master degree at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology.
Scholarship Provider: The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Scholarship can be taken at: Pakistan
-Be citizens of any Commonwealth country except Pakistan.
-Hold a degree (earned after 16 years of education) in the relevant field from an accredited institution of higher education, with CGPA of 2.5/4.0 under semester system, or not less than 60% marks under annual system.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students of Commonwealth country except Pakistan (Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Cameroon, Canada, Cyprus, Dominica, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, New Zealand, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Island, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Zambia, Cameroon and South Africa) can apply for this Commonwealth scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) has allocated one Masters Scholarship (to the students of Commonwealth Countries) in any one of fields related to Physics, Biosciences and Mathematics, tenable at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Islamabad, Pakistan, for fall 2014 session.
Number of award(s): One Commonwealth scholarship is available.
Duration of award(s): This Commonwealth scholarship is awarded for two years.
What does it cover? The scholarship will cover:
-Full tuition fees;
-Monthly/quarterly stipend (living allowance) set at local rates;
-Arrival allowance (usually) USD 500, to contribute to additional costs incurred in moving to your host country;
-One economy class return airfare between your home and host countries.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Download the ACU scholarship application form from the International Students web portal. Application along with scans of academic documents may be sent on the following email address: int.admissions-at-comsats.edu.pk.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 30th June 2014.