High Achiever Foundation Prize for Africa in United Kingdom
Posted On May 17, 2017
Choosing the best university that has a great contribution to shaping your academic future it is not an easy thing. And your decision seems even more burdened with such a wide portfolio of universities that are offering programs for international students. Let us help you by presenting the University of Nottingham whose international emphasis brings together a diversified blend of backgrounds and perspectives along with a unique educational experience.
University of Nottingham is ranked in the top 75 global universities being internationally recognised as assisting, teaching, and producing graduates who share a global perspective. Briefly, Nottingham is offering an amazing student experience. It is in the world’s top 10 universities for pharmacy and in top 50 for the following programs: nursing, geography, law, agriculture, veterinary science, education, and many other subject areas.
The University of Nottingham has an extensive portfolio of scholarships for both European and international students aimed to reward academic excellence. In 2017 the University is offering 5 scholarships of £2,000 each towards tuition fees to students from Africa, who are passionate about and what to study further Engineering and Physical Sciences.
Who can apply?
The students who are national of or permanently domiciliated in Africa. Also, they have to be classified as overseas students for fee purposes. Studying in UK is a big dream, however, achieving the status of an international student in UK is an intensive process which requires time and keeping yourself updated.
Also, for an international student to be eligbil, he has to hold already an offer to start on the Engineering and Physical Sciences Foundation Certificate at Nottingham in September 2017. Which means that first, the international student has to apply for this particular certificate. Click here to read more about the international qualifications and apply: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugstudy/courses/faculty-of-engineering/engineering-and-physical-sciences-foundation-certificate.aspx
When is the deadline?
The international student has to go firm on this particular offer by 26 May 2017. The clock is ticking so do not miss this offer in case you want to study Engineering and Physical Sciences. The candidates will be notified of the outcome of their application in late June. We wish you the best of luck until then! Please keep in mind that the high achiever prize is for the first year only.
You can also consult here the scholarship applications 2017 brochure: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/studywithus/international-applicants/scholarships-fees-and-finance/scholarships/scholarshipdetails/scholarshipapplicationpage.aspx You will gain a more valuable insight and your chances to secure this scholarship will increase.
An important aspect
Applicants from outside the EU need to apply for eligibility to work in the UK through one of the allowed immigration routes. That is why we highly encourage you to contact an immigration adviser here: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/studywithus/international-applicants/visa-help/adviser.aspx The team can be reached by telephone at +44 (0)115 84 66125, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or if you are in the UK, in-person.
We wish you the best of luck!