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Fully Funded Doctoral Scholarships in Engineering, Kochi University of Technology, Japan

By | Scholarship, Scholarship Japan

Fully funded scholarships are available for all students commencing Doctoral degree (3 years) in 2017 at Department of Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kochi University of TechnologyJapan.

The scholarships will cover your entrance examination fee, tuition fee, enrollment fee, monthly living expenses, travel expenses and initial living costs. The scholarships are for 1 year and can be extended up to 3 years subject to satisfactory progress. The program will be conducted in English. Applicants are expected to have high English proficiency.

Level of Education

Scholarships available for Doctoral degree only.

The scholarships will cover the following:

  • Entrance examination fee, enrollment fee & tuition fee.
  • Monthly living expenses
  • Travel expenses and initial living costs for international students living outside Japan.

Duration of Scholarships

Scholarships are available for 1 year and can be extended to up to 3 years, subject to satisfactory progress.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the scholarships, applicants must meet all the eligibility criteria below:

  • Applicants must have completed Master degree before enrollment.
  • Applicants must have excellent academic records from a reputable university.
  • Applicants younger than 35 years old at the time of enrollment.
  • Applicants must have high English proficiency.
  • Applicants must have the knowledge required for the research projects.
  • Applicants must meet all the entry requirements for the Doctoral degree program.

Nationality

Scholarships available for all students from any country. There is no restriction or nationality criteria.

Selection Criteria

Kochi University of Technology will examine all submitted documents carefully. This will be the first stage of the selection. Applicants who pass the first screening process will be invited for an interview, an English written exam, and a specialized academic written exam according to the field of research project you selected.

The interview process & place for international students will be announced later. For students from Japan, the interview will be conducted at Kochi University of Technology.

How to Apply

You must submit all the required documents by post. Please make sure you read all the guidelines available on their website before sending your applications.

Applicants must select the research project available from the research project list. The list is available on their website.

Application Deadline

The closing date for this scholarship is September 16, 2016 and March 17, 2017 for academic year 2017.

Please take note of the deadline. Late submissions will not be entertained!

Result Notification

The university will announce the result of the first screening process by the end of December 2016 and end of June 2017. Applicants will be notified individually.

Important Notes

  • Students will have to work 50 hours every month for certain research project at Kochi University of Technology.
  • Students must report their study progress and achievements to the Dean every semester.
  • Students must publish 2 (two) or more high level reviewed papers.

For further info please visit: www.kochi-tech.ac.jp

 

Fully Tuition Fee Scholarships for International Students, Monash University, Australia

By | Scholarship, Scholarship Australia

 

Benefits
  • 100% course fees paid until the minimum number of points for your degree are completed (excludes OSHC, accommodation and living costs).
  • Commencing undergraduate students will be invited to apply for a place in Monash Minds
  • Recipients may be asked to participate or be profiled in relevant Monash marketing, recruitment and promotional materials and/or events.
Number offered
  • Four scholarships are available. Applications from students from all countries are invited and countries with strategic priorities for Monash will be given preference.
Selection
  • Based on academic achievement.
  • Students will also be assessed on their scholarship application statement (500 words) and their potential to be an ambassador for Monash University.
Eligibility

All conditions must be met

  • International student.
  • Commencing a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia (you must have received a full Monash course offer).

Note: the following students are not eligible to apply for this scholarship:

  • Students enrolling in Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine or Master of Business Administration (MBA).
  • Students in Monash Pathway programs (e.g. Monash College and Monash University Foundation Year).
  • Students transferring from another Monash campus or applying to Monash from another Australian University.
  • Students studying Australian Year 12*.

*Students studying Australian Year 12 may be eligible for the Monash International Scholarship for Excellence.

Retention
  • You must maintain a distinction average (70% or above) each semester.
  • You will be required to participate in at least three Marketing and/or Scholarship promotional activities. These activities include attendance at official scholarship functions and participating in marketing activities and networking events.
Application and other information
  • Can be deferred within the same calendar year only.
  • You must submit a separate application form for this scholarship (due dates as below).
  • Before applying for this scholarship, you must have received a full Monash course offer with no conditions.
  • Do not submit supporting documentation with your application – this will not be considered.
Selection round and closing date Commencement
Round one: October 15 Semester one or two of the following year
Round two: November 15 Semester one or two of the following year
Round three: January 15 Semester one or two of the current year
Round four: March 15 Semester two of the current year
Round five: April 15 Semester two of the current year
Round six: May 15 Semester two of the current year

 

Full Tuition Fee MBA Scholarships for International Students, Melbourne Business School, Australia

By | Scholarship, Scholarship Australia

 

Selection preference will be given to candidates who have not had extensive recent U.S. experience. Candidate will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, martial status, status as a parent, or sexual orientation. Applications from qualified candidates beyond major cities on Java (e.g.: eastern Indonesia) are particularly welcome

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Be an Indonesian citizen and not a permanent resident or citizen of the U.S., or be currently living in the U.S.
  • Possess leadership qualities and show experience in community service
  • A good understanding of Indonesian and international cultures
  • Have preparation in, and a demonstrated commitment to, her or his chosen field of study
  • Demonstrate that she/he can realistically accomplish full-time graduate study or conduct research in the United States
  • No to be an employee or a close family member or dependent of an employee of AMINEF, the U.S. Embassy, or the U.S. Department of State
  • Not be receiving another scholarship at the time of the Fulbright scholarship application
  • Not be intending to pursue another similar program for a double degree
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to return to Indonesia upon completion of the Fulbright scholarship program
  • Be willing to work for his/her home institution for at least 5 years before retirement upon the completion of the scholarship program

The grant is to pursue a master’s degree in the U/S/ for 1 – 2 years in any field except medical sciences.

Applicants should:

  1. Hold a Bachelor (S1) degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.00 scale)
  2. A minimum ITP TOEFL score of 550 or IELTS equivalent. Please note that TOEFL prediction or TOEFL-like score cannot be accepted.

DISCIPLINES
Fulbright grants may be used for study or research in most disciplines and fields of study with the exception of medicine related to patient care or clinical patient contact. Proposals in humanities, arts, and social sciences, and in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and health are equally welcome. Applications in STEM fields are encouraged that focus on environmental preservation, alternative energy exploration, or climate change mitigation.

REQUIRED TESTS

At the time of application to AMINEF, only an Institutional Testing Program (ITP) TOEFL or IELTS score is required. If you are later selected for an award, you must then take the official iBT TOEFL test, the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) for all fields except law and business, or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) for business administration, finance, and accounting.

GRANT BENEFITS

  • J-1 visa support
  • Round-trip economy class air travel from scholarship recipient’s home city to the host institution in the U/S
  • Funding for tuition and fees, living, and related costs
  • Accident and health insurance coverage per U.S Government guidelines

HOW TO APPLY

Candidates should complete the appropriate application forms which can be downloaded below and submit them and any supporting documents in hard copy to AMINEF via mail (postage) or drop them off in person before the application deadline to the following address :

 

Note: Only short-listed applicants will be notified and interviewed

Please return to AMINEF your complete application package by the application deadline that includes (supplied in English):

  • Completed application form. This includes a clearly written and concise one page study objective.
  • Copy of your most recent, less than two year old, ITP TOEFL or IBT TOEFL or IELTS score report.
  • Two letters of reference, from a lecturer/professor and work supervisor who know you well.
  • Copy of academic transcript (English translation).
  • Copy of identity document (KTP or passport).
  • Curriculum vitae

CONTACT INFORMATION

Specific questions regarding the application process may be addressed via e-mail to the following address: infofulbright_ind@aminef.or.id.

  • We do not accept email applications.
  • Hard copies must be sent or delivered to American Indonesian Exchange Foundation.

TIMELINE

  • APPLICATION DEADLINE : February 15, 2017