Dubai is the garished city of choice to many. It's a dream that might come to reality for some aswell.
One factor that has impeded many studying in Nigeria, is the lack of conduciveness. Many vie to study abroad because the best from them could better be brought out there.
Dubai has the qualities of a good city - Manificient buildings, good roads and an overall sense of decorum. Would you miss an oppurtunity to such a destination?
This 2019, there are several(though few) scholarship programs to bag you a stay in the glorified city. Master the proffession of your dream in the city of your dream!
Scholarships in Dubai for international students
The following are the current scholarship program ongoing listed in no particular relative placement:
This scholarship is given to only 20 international students chosen from eight specific Master of Science programs that are being taught at the MASDAR Institute in Dubai. It is one of the governmentally supported UAE scholarships. It is an annually awarded IRENA scholarship.
The Institute’s goal is to become a world-class research-driven graduate-level university, focusing on advanced energy and sustainable technologies.
Applicants must have a minimum TOEFL score of 91 (iBT)) or equivalent paper/ computer based scores, or a minimum academic IELTS score of 6.5. The general Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required.
The IRENA Scholarship benefits include the following:
₹ 100% of all tuition fees
₹ All required textbooks
₹ A laptop
₹ Monthly stipend
₹ Health insurance
₹ Annual return ticket home (if applicable)
₹ Possibility for first-hand experience with IRENA through an internship
₹ Excellent networking potential
₹ Exclusive access to the IRENA Lecture Program
Visit their web portal for more at: https://www.masdar.ac.ae/admissions/scholarships
Sheikha Shamsa Bint Suheil Chair scholarship
If you really got brains to study business abroad, then this is for you. Four students noted for overall academic excellence, who want to study at the e-school of Business and Quality Management would be chosen.
Unlike the one above, this scholarship is given to both undergraduate and postgraduate students. The applicant must be in real financial need as a first requisite. The applicant must also be able to meet the scholarship entry requirements.
All other conditions are specified during the application and selection process. If you wish to apply for this scholarship and be among the four students chosen, you need to fill out a form and submit it before the deadline through the institution's web portal. That's the website of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University.
Al Dar University College scholarships
ALDAR University College offers a wide array of scholarships schemes to financially support students in their education.
To stand a chance to receive such a scholarship, a student is supposed to meet certain admission criteria, and aswell be a full-time student.
The scholarships cover many expenses, apart from visa fees, book purchase, transportation, late registration fines, admission fees, and some other minor payments.
Other important information on this scholarship including the terms and conditions can be found at the website of Al Dar University College at https://www.aldar.ac.ae/
Those are the scholarship currently running for Nigerians to grapple. However, the year is still fresh and there would be more oppurtunity for several other scholarships! By the way there's a relevant guide for university students this year
! Be a better erudite personality this year.