Wednesday, 14 June 2017

School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences Indian Scholarship in Australia, 2017

The University of Queensland is inviting applications for The School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences Indian Scholarship. The scholarship is available for students from India studying postgraduate coursework program.
The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and reward students from India studying postgraduate coursework programs administered by the School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences at The University of Queensland.
The University of Queensland (UQ) is internationally renowned for its highly awarded teaching staff, world-class facilities, and superior campus environment. It is ranked inside the world’s top 50 universities according to the QS World University Rankings 2015.
Applicants must have achieved a GPA (or overseas equivalent) of 80% over 7 semesters of undergraduate studies or 75% over 8 semesters of undergraduate studies at a higher education institution in India.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate coursework program at the University of Queensland.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences at The University of Queensland.
Number of Awards: The Senate may award up to 4 scholarships each year on the recommendation of the Head. One of every two scholarships shall be awarded to a student eligible to enrol in the Master of Biotechnology (16 unit or 24 unit) program.
Scholarship Award: The value of the scholarship is 50% of the tuition fees payable for the minimum number of units required to complete the program by the student who is awarded the scholarship, for each semester for which it is held.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Eligibility: An applicant is eligible for the scholarship if the applicant –
  • Submits an application to the Head, by the closing date for applications; and
  • Is a citizen of India; and
  • Achieved a GPA (or overseas equivalent) of 80% over 7 semesters of undergraduate studies or 75% over 8 semesters of undergraduate studies at a higher education institution in India; and
  • Is able to commence as an international student in Australia on a student visa.
Nationality: Students from India can apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have achieved a GPA (or overseas equivalent) of 80% over 7 semesters of undergraduate studies or 75% over 8 semesters of undergraduate studies at a higher education institution in India.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Applicants must have at least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or equivalent test.
How to Apply: For applications for first semester (March) enrolment, the closing date is 31 October each year.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 31, 2017.
For more Details, Please Contact
AK CONSULTANTS, Anna Nagar,Madurai.
0452-4361818.
Website: www.akconsultants.in

Friday, 9 June 2017

FAEA Undergraduate Scholarships for Indian Students, 2017-2018

The Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access (FAEA) is awarding scholarships for Indian students for the academic year 2017-2018. These scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate studies in arts/commerce/science/medical/engineering and other technical and professional disciplines at any university/institution/college in India.
The objective of FAEA Scholarships is to secure social justice for students belonging to socially and economically disadvantaged sections of the society.
The Foundation is committed to the idea of education devoted to the founding of a just, productive and cultured society. The aims and objectives for which the society is established are to undertake a wide range of activities for the advantage of equity and excellence in higher education.
Applicants should meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing an undergraduate programme in any University/College in India.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study all the subjects.
Scholarship Award: Tuition fee,maintenance allowance or hostel and mess charges as per our norms.
Scholarship can be taken in India
Eligibility: In order to apply for scholarships, applicants must follow the given criteria:
  • Applicants should be an Indian and a permanent resident of India.
  • Should have passed Class XII examination from a recognised Indian Board.
  • The final selection will, however, be subject to the student securing certain minimum scores in Class XII examinations and interview results.
  • Meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution
Nationality: Applicants from India can apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants should have passed Class XII examination from a recognised Indian Board.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Applicants should meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 30, 2017.
For more Details, Please Contact
AK CONSULTANTS, Anna Nagar,Madurai.
0452-4361818.
Website: www.akconsultants.in

Thursday, 8 June 2017

60 International Research Scholarships at University of Technology, Sydney in Australia, 2017-2018


 University of Technology, Sydney is offering up to 60 International Research Scholarships for the academic year 2017-2018. These scholarships will be awarded to eligible international candidates who demonstrate exceptional research potential.
It is aimed at attracting high-quality international students to work in areas of research strength.
The University of Technology Sydney is a university in Sydney, Australia. The university was founded in its current form in 1988, although its origins trace back to the 1870s. It is part of the Australian Technology Network of universities.
Applicants are generally required to hold the equivalent of a relevant master’s or bachelor’s degree with first or second class honours (division 1) or an equivalent or higher qualification.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing research programme at the University of Technology, Sydney.
Study Subject: Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.
Scholarship Award: The UTS IRS only covers the tuition fees for a period of two years for a Research Masters degree or three years for a Research Doctorate degree. The UTS IRS is not transferable to another institution. The mandatory cost of a standard Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is not covered by the UTS IRS.
Number of Awards: 60 scholarships are available.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Eligibility: To be eligible for the UTS IRS, a student must:

  • be an overseas student as defined in the Higher Education Support Act 2003 (Cth); and
  • purchase and maintain a standard OSHC policy approved by the Commonwealth government Department of Health and Ageing; and
  • be commencing full-time enrolment in a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) at UTS;
  • be undertaking study in a subject area identified by the University as one of its areas of research 

  • concentration; and
  • not hold a research qualification regarded by the University to be equivalent to an Australian research doctorate degree or, if undertaking a research master’s degree, not hold a research qualification regarded by the provider to be equivalent to or higher than an Australian research master’s degree; and
  • not have held an Australian Agency for International Development scholarship within the two years prior to commencing the UTS IRS; and
  • not be receiving a scholarship for which course tuition is a component under any other scholarship scheme to which the Australian Government makes a substantial contribution; and
  • not previously have received a UTS IRS for a research doctorate degree, unless converting to a research master’s degree; and
  • not previously have received an UTS IRS for a research master’s degree, unless: ii) that degree was completed and the student is immediately undertaking a research doctorate degree; or ii) the student has converted their HDR under paragraph 3.25.15 of the Commonwealth Scholarships Guidelines (Research) 2010
Applicants should ensure that they submit their completed application, including all required supporting documentation, by the relevant application deadline. Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.
Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants are generally required to hold the equivalent of a relevant master’s or bachelor’s degree with first or second class honours (division 1) or an equivalent or higher qualification.
Test Requirement: No
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.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. All applications require supporting documents to be submitted to UTS. All documents submitted with this application become the property of UTS. The actual support documentation required depends on the applicant, and the type of study they are applying to do.
  • Academic transcript, include certified copies of their academic records
  • English language proficiency, include a certified copy of their English test score if available
  • Details of exclusion (or possible exclusions) from a course on academic or other grounds
  • Details of disability or ongoing medical condition that will require they to seek special assistance from the University attach a medical statement from a registered doctor
  • Provide a statement of employment from current and all previous employers to substantiate the professional ex
  • in their CV
  • perience you have outlined ine Application
Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 20, 2017.
For more Details, Please Contact
AK CONSULTANTS, Anna Nagar,Madurai.
0452-4361818.
Website: www.akconsultants.in


Wednesday, 7 June 2017

KAS Scholarships for International Applicants at Universities in Germany, 2017


The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is offering scholarships for master and graduates students to study and research at universities in Germany. International applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
The sponsorship program for foreign students (Ausländerförderung) is aimed at international students and graduates who have acquired a university degree in their home country and who intend to complete postgraduate or master studies, doctoral studies or a research stay at a university in Germany.
The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a political foundation, inspired by Christian democratic values, committed to fostering democracy and the rule of law, to implementing social and market-economic structures and to promoting human rights in Europe and worldwide.
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.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master, postgraduate, and doctoral studies.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in all subjects.
Scholarship Award: Scholarship program consists of financial assistance as well as ideational support. Even after the successful completion of studies, we remain in contact with our former scholars and offer them the unique opportunity to become a part of our international network.

Financial assistance

Duration and level of funding vary for different types of studies. Graduates (master or postgraduate students) receive a monthly scholarship of € 750. The standard funding period is two years. After having obtained unconditional admission to doctoral studies at a German university, PhD-students receive a monthly scholarship of € 920. The standard funding period for PhD scholars is three years. We also fund research stays in Germany with duration of at least 6 months by the same amount (€ 920) under the condition that the applicant holds a university degree comparable to the German Master’s degree and provides evidence of at least two years of work experience in the academic field.
Beside the monthly scholarship payments, we offer multiple subsidies for our scholars. On request, we subsidise health care insurance of up to the amount of € 120 per month. Also, we pay a family supplement provided that you and your spouse live together in one place in Germany for at least three months and that his/her income does not exceed the amount of € 450 per month. We grant a supplement of € 184 per month for children living with you in Germany. Prerequisites are the submission of an official German translation of the child’s birth certificate and the official rejection of your demand for public child allowance. PhD-scholars can apply for financial assistance for foreign research stays, although we do not fund participation in congresses or symposia.
Fees resulting from courses at the university in Germany that are directly related to your studies can be refunded up to the amount of € 500 per semester. In contrast, we do not refund regular semester fees resulting from matriculation or annual re-registration.
Scholarship can be taken in Germany
Eligibility: Sponsorship Program for Foreign Students (Ausländerförderung) is aimed at international students and graduates who have acquired a university degree in their home country and who intend to complete postgraduate or master studies, doctoral studies or a research stay at a university in Germany. Applicants should
  • be able to provide evidence of above average academic performance
  • bring broad general education and distinct interest in political issues
  • have a positive attitude towards democracy and human rights
  • have been actively engaged in voluntary work for the benefit of the people and the society in their home countries
  • be open to develop their personal points of view and practice tolerance towards those with different beliefs
  • be highly motivated and be able to convince us with their own plans and potential.
Our scholarships consist not only of financial assistance but also include a program of ideational support. We expect our scholars to participate actively in this program throughout the eligibility period, including
  • the participation in at least four multi-day seminars of our annual agenda,
  • regular attendance and active participation in the meetings of the regional scholar group at their university.
The activities of these regional scholar groups offer a unique opportunity to enter into an interdisciplinary, political and personal exchange with other scholars, alumni and representatives of our foundation at the universities, the so called “Vertrauensdozenten”.
After finishing their studies in Germany, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung expects its former scholars to contribute actively to the development of their home country’s relations with the Federal Republic of Germany.
Important information regarding the formal application requirements
  • The minimum period in our scholarship program is one year and the remaining length of your studies or research in Germany has to be at least two semesters. We do not provide support for bachelor studies. Only students in master, postgraduate or doctoral studies are eligible for our scholarship program.
  • Students in Medicine or Pharmacy can only apply after having completed their intermediate exam in Germany or when having achieved a comparable stage of their studies in another country. Human or dental medicine specialist training or post graduate research stays in Germany cannot be supported.
  • Persons having already achieved a doctorate are not eligible for a scholarship.
  • There is an age limit of 30 years for all applicants.
  • Our program of ideational support and the activities of the regional scholar groups are held in German. For this reason, a sufficient knowledge of the German language (level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) is obligatory for all scholars even if the courses of their planned studies are taught in English. In general, our scholars take and pass the DSH exam (Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang – German Exam for College Admission) or the DaF-test (Deutsch als Fremdsprache – Test of German as a foreign language) with a high rating before the beginning of their university studies in Germany. In exceptional cases and for highly qualified applicants only, we financially support German language courses as preparation for studies in Germany.
Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: There is an age limit of 30 years for all applicants.
English Language Requirements: The program of ideational support and the activities of the regional scholar groups are held in German. For this reason, a sufficient knowledge of the German language (level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)  is obligatory for all scholars even if the courses of their planned studies are taught in English.
How to Apply: Please download and fill out the application form and attach the following documents:
  • A meaningful CV in tabular form including details about your previous voluntary work or social commitment
  • Copies of your examination certificates in German translation if the originals are not in English
  • Copies of your studies performance records if you have been studying at a University in Germany
  • Proof of German language skills
  • An informal academic letter of recommendation: This opinion should provide information about your academic qualifications and potential; it should not be older than two month. The author has to be a university professor or teacher holding a doctoral degree.
  • An informal letter of recommendation concerning the applicant’s personality: This opinion should focus on your personality and interests as well as on your understanding of values and your social commitment. The author cannot be the same as that providing the academic letter of recommendation.
  • Certificate of admission or matriculation from your university in Germany
  • Two passport photographs: If applying for a doctoral scholarship, please attach additionally
  • A detailed description of your doctoral thesis: This exposé, written in German or English (4-5 pages), should outline the central research question of your proposed project, its scientific relevance, your theoretical approach and the motives behind your choice of the research subject. It should also contain a work and time schedule and a bibliography.
  • A second academic letter of recommendation: This second opinion should be written by the supervisor of your doctoral thesis, providing you already have one. It replaces the letter of recommendation concerning the applicant’s personality.
Application Deadline: The application period for 2017 will be open from June to July 15.
For more Details, Please Contact
AK CONSULTANTS, Anna Nagar,Madurai.
0452-4361818.
Website: www.akconsultants.in

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

AUT Doctoral Scholarships for International Students in New Zealand, 2017

The Auckland University of Technology is pleased to offer doctoral scholarships for full-time domestic and international students. These scholarships are awarded to pursue Doctor of Education or Doctor of Philosophy programme within the Faculty of Culture and Society.
The Faculty of Culture and Society encourages and supports innovative interdisciplinary research.
AUT is a contemporary New Zealand university focused on providing exceptional student opportunities and learning experiences, and graduate success in a context stimulated by impactful research and industry connectivity.
The minimum IELTS (Academic) scores required for the doctorate is 6.5 overall with 7 in writing and all other bands 6.0 or higher.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Doctor of Education or Doctor of Philosophy programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded within the Faculty of Culture and Society.
Scholarship Award: The scholarships include:
  • A Stipend of $10,000
  • Tuition fees (120 points per annum) and Student Services Levy. The scholarship does not cover compulsory insurance for international students.
Scholarship can be taken in the New Zealand
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following guidelines:
  • The scholarships are open to all eligible Domestic and International postgraduate students. Applicants must meet the following requirements:
  • Applicants must meet the entry criteria for the Doctor of Education or Doctor of Philosophy programme at AUT in the Faculty of Culture and Society.
  • Applicants must be enrolling or be enrolled in a doctoral programme of study and be prepared to commit to their research full-time in the School of Education.
  • The applicant’s proposed field of study must be one where the School of Education has the expertise and capacity to offer supervision.
Nationality: The scholarships are open to domestic and international students.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must meet the normal admission criteria to the doctoral programme, including, minimally, second class (first division) honours or equivalent and English language proficiency as stated in the Academic Calendar.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: The minimum IELTS (Academic) scores required for doctorate is 6.5 overall with 7 in writing and all other bands 6.0 or higher.
How to Apply: Eligible applicants for this scholarship must apply through the online portal for the Faculty and Culture and Society Strategic Research Scholarship and state the area of study they are applying for. Applicants will be asked to upload.
  • A brief curriculum vitae (CV) – a maximum of 2-3 pages
  • Academic transcripts and certificates for any previous tertiary study completed at a university other than AUT University
  • A brief outline of the applicant’s research proposal (no more than 2 pages including references).
Referees’ statements
  • Two referees’ reports will be requested through the application portal.
  • A letter of support from your proposed primary supervisor or Head of Programme must also be requested if they have not acted as a referee.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 15, 2017.
For more Details, Please Contact
AK CONSULTANTS, Anna Nagar,Madurai.
0452-4361818.
Website: www.akconsultants.in

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

ANU Excellence Scholarship Program in Australia, 2017

Applications are being accepted for Australian National University Excellence Scholarship Program to study at the ANU in Semester 1, 2018. These scholarships are available exclusively for international students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital city, Canberra. University’s location points to their unique history, ties to the Australian Government and special standing as a resource for the Australian people.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
 Scholarship Award: The initial award of $5,000 will be paid to the recipient, in one instalment, after the Semester 1 census date. Students will receive a 10 percent discount off tuition fees for years of study thereafter. Scholars will also be given the opportunity to network with an elite cohort of future leaders, plus other networking opportunities with ANU Executive.
Number of Scholarships: Numerous scholarships across multiple study areas are available to select students who have ACCEPTED their full offer to study at the ANU in Semester 1, 2018. Students are required to study full-time.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Eligibility: The award is available each year to a prospective ANU student who:
  • Is an International student as defined under the terms of the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000;
  • Has achieved at an excellent level in their final years of schooling, demonstrated by excellent results in their secondary studies qualification or undergraduate degree;
  • Has accepted an offer of admission to study at the ANU in Semester 1, 2018
Nationality: Students from India and Indonesia are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: Students are required to complete the electronic form.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 15, 2017.
For more Details, Please Contact
AK CONSULTANTS, Anna Nagar,Madurai.
0452-4361818.
Website: www.akconsultants.in