Postgraduate Scholarships at the University of Portsmouth

The scholarship is exclusively open to Ghanaian and Nigerian student undertaking postgraduate degree in defined majors below at Portsmouth University. The scholarship winners will receive benefit of 20% of tuition fee discount. To apply, the application packet must be submitted no later than 23 February 2018 and 6 July 2018.

Scholarship Description
The Science Faculty offers a number of scholarships for Ghanaian and Nigerian students who have applied for one of the following full-time taught Master’s postgraduate degrees: engineering geology, geological and environmental hazards, environmental geology and contamination, crisis and disaster management, geographical information systems and coastal and marine resource management.

Award Value
The scholarship covers 20% of tuition fee reduction.

Level and Area of Studies
Postgraduate (MSc) degree in one of the following fields engineering geology, geological and environmental hazards, environmental geology and contamination, crisis and disaster management, geographical information systems and coastal and marine resource management.

Place of Study
At the University of Portsmouth, UK.

Eligibility and Criteria
The Scholarship is open to all Nigerian applicants who hold a minimum G.P.A 3.0/5 (which is a high Second Class Lower) in a relevant subject. It is also open to all Ghanaian applicants who hold a minimum of a Second Class Upper in a relevant subject. You can apply to be considered if you:

  • Are fully self-funding
  • Have Ghanaian or Nigerian nationality
  • Have applied to, been offered and accepted a place on the chosen program.
  • Have satisfied academic conditions detailed above and have met financial conditions including payment of non-refundable deposit.

Applicants’ Nationality
Ghanaian and Nigerian students are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
The application form can be downloaded at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
The award has two application rounds with deadlines: 23 February 2018 and 6 July 2018.

Website and Application Link