Applications are invited for Fully Funded Masters degree scholarship in Engineering for International Development at Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London, United Kingdom.
The Burma Star Scholarship at UCL provides Fully Funded scholarships to students from various countries to study MSc in Engineering for International Development in particular those whose financial circumstances may restrict their ability to take up further study. The award will be available to residents of any of the allied nations that contributed to the Burma Campaign. We are also looking for applicants who would be willing to act as ambassadors for the scholarship program.
There is an international need for professionals who can provide sustainable and resilient infrastructure to help alleviate poverty in low to middle-income countries. This program will create future engineers who can work in a global context and with the skills and understanding to address the challenges of poverty worldwide.
Applicants who are nationals of the following countries are eligible to apply:
Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Myanmar, UK, Canada, New Zealand, USA, France, Netherlands, Sri Lanka, China, Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Malawi, Tanzania, West Indies, South Africa India, Pakistan, Nepal, Hong Kong, Gambia, The Republic of Congo and the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya.
All the applicants will receive the following benefits:
- Tuition Fee
- Living expense for the duration of study
Applicants are required to meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Have an unconditional offer of admission to study MSc Engineering for International Development
Applicants are required to submit the following documents with application:
- Curriculum Vitae (2 pages)
- Personal statement addressing the following questions:
- why you are interested in the MSc in Engineering for International Development program and relevant experience?
- how you intend to further the aims of this scholarship program?
- future career plans and how these align with the ethos of the scholarship
- A completed funding statement
Applicants are required to send all documents to to firstname.lastname@example.org