Contact Us On 0506440219 WhatsApp Us On 0506440219
Monday , 10 October 2016
Home » Student Resources » Schorlarships » Eni Full Masters Scholarships for African Students at University of Oxford 2016/2017
Eni Full Masters Scholarships for African Students at University of Oxford 2016/2017

Eni Full Masters Scholarships for African Students at University of Oxford 2016/2017

Brief description: Eni Scholarships for Masters Programme at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, UK for Students from Angola, Ghana, Libya, Mozambique and Nigeria – 2016/2017

Accepted Subject Areas: St Antony’s College specializes in international relations, politics, economics, history and anthropology. Eni Scholars will be drawn from a pool of applicants holding conditional offers of admission to the following one or two year taught Master’s programmes:

Applicants must apply for admission to one of the following eligible courses:

1 year Master’s courses

  • MSc African Studies
  • MSc Economic & Social History
  • MSc Economics for Development
  • MSc Global Governance and Diplomacy

2 year MPhil courses

  • MPhil Development Studies
  • MPhil Economic & Social History
  • MPhil Economics
  • MPhil Modern Middle Eastern Studies
  • MPhil International Relations

3 year DPhil course

  • DPhil International Development

About Scholarship

St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni, is offering five students from Angola, Ghana, Libya, Mozambique and Nigeria the opportunity to study for a fully funded degree in 2016/17.

These scholarships will allow St Antony’s to admit some of the best African students irrespective of means and will add immeasurably to the diverse and intellectual character of the College. This is part of a joint initiative between Eni & St Antony’s College to invest in and strengthen African leadership.

St Antony’s and Eni are equally keen to provide encouragement and where possible, structured incentives for Eni Scholars to continue their studies or find useful employment back in their home country after graduating from Oxford. Discussions about this are ongoing and scholars will be informed of relevant contacts and partnerships as they emerge.

University of Oxford

Scholarship Offered Since: 2011

Selection Criteria

  • During the selection procedure for the Eni Scholarship, consideration will be given to qualified students who can demonstrate that they do not otherwise have the financial means to continue their studies at Oxford.
  • The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of both academic merit and potential and financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who have clear ambitions to use their accumulated learning to benefit their home country after graduation.

 

Eligibility

The scholarships are open to applicants who are ordinarily resident in Angola, Ghana, Libya, Mozambique and Nigeria. Preference will be given to applicants whose first degree is from an African university.

To receive the Scholarship, candidates must satisfy any academic conditions placed by the University on their offers of admission, including providing evidence of their linguistic competence if English is not their first language

Number of Scholarships: Five (5) scholarships will be awarded: one winner from each country

Value of Scholarship

100% of university and college fees, and an annual grant for living costs of £14,057 for 12 month courses and £10,543 for 9 month courses in 2015/16 (the 2016/17 figure will be updated soon). The stipend for courses with different durations will be adjusted accordingly.

The scholarship also covers one economy return airfare from your home country to the UK at the start and end of your course.

If your scholarship is offered for a course lasting more than one year, the continuation of your scholarship each year is subject to an annual renewal process based upon satisfactory academic progress.

Duration of Scholarship: One or Three years duration of programme

Eligible African Countries: The programme aims to appoint one scholar in each of the following countries: Angola, Ghana, Libya, Mozambique and Nigeria

To be taken at: St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, UK

Application Deadline:

Deadline to apply to University of Oxford – 6 or 22 January 2016

Deadline to apply for Eni Scholarship – Friday 8 April 2016.

Offered annually? Yes

How to Apply

In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must submit your application for graduate study by the deadline and you must have secured a conditional or unconditional place on your chosen programme of study by the expected final decision date

Sponsors: St Antony’s College, Oxford in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni

Visit the Scholarship Webpage

 

Submit any breaking News, campus Filla , Event Promotion or Advertisement ,or  Inquiries on Any  of our Publications to Education.ghana@yahoo.com or via our WhatsApp Number 0506440219 For Publication.

About Ellis Ferdinand

Ellis Ferdinand is the Founder/Chief Executive Officer of EducationGhana Limited and the Managing Editor at EducationGhana.net . He is a passionate writer,a publicist and an online Marketer and Promoter. He is Ghana's number 1 Education Blogger who brings all happenings in the Ghanaian Education Sector ,from Basic to Tertiary, to the doorsteps of readers on EducationGhana.net He is also the Founder of Education Awards Ghana which will soon be launched in Ghana to help boosts the Education Sector. He is Passionate about Promoting Education in Ghana, Africa and the world at large. Ferdinand Completed Accra College of Education and was Awarded a Diploma In Basic Education by the University of Cape Coast and Currently reading Psychology and Foundation of Education with Management and Accounting Options at the University of Cape Coast in Ghana. Ferdinand is willing to work with any organization who believes in Promoting quality business as well as Education in Ghana and Africa. You can Contact him for Promotion of Events,Advertisements,Publications and any other business through Education Ghana.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Ghana's #1 Education News and Resources Website

You are Welcome to EducationGhana Store. You can Shop for Any Educational Material Available at Our Shop or SELL YOUR MATERIALS In Our Shop By Contacting Our Marketing Department on 0506440219

Ghana's Premier Education News and Resource Website