Postgraduate Scholarships for Students Sub-Saharan Countries at Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia, 2017

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In-Country/In-Region postgraduate Scholarship Program at Addis Ababa Institute of Technology aims at the development of academically trained Railway specialists who could contribute towards the capacity building of East-Africa.

Scholarship can be taken in the Ethiopia

Applicants have to:-

In addition, the applicant must fulfil the following to be considered for admission:

Female candidates and candidates from less privileged regions or groups, as well as candidates with disabilities, are especially encouraged to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: The applicant must have a B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering or related fields from an accredited institution at least a CGPA of 3.25/4.00 for males and 2.75/4.00 for females (Countries which uses another grading

should be converted to 4.00).

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.


Students from Sub-Saharan Africa( Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

What is the study subject?:

Scholarship is awarded in the field of Electrical Engineering for Railway Systems. Applications may come from Engineering subject areas with strong relevance in Electrical Engineering including Electronic, Communication, Control, Power, and Instrumentation Engineering, or related fields.

The necessary course level:

Scholarships are available to pursue MSc programme.

How much is the scholarship award?:

Scholarships are available for up to a maximum of two years (Master).The scholarship will be initially granted for one year and may be extended upon individual request and receipt of a complete application by using the provided form. The application for renewal has to be submitted at least one month before the scholarship period expires.

Criteria to be eligible:

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

How to apply this scholarship?:

The applicants should submit their document through the following email addresses or Applicants who meet all requirements will be selected and awarded the scholarship according to their academic status. The application will only be complete if the following documents are submitted together with the proper and accurate filled in and signed application form:

Find the application form in: View form

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is February 10, 2017.

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