West Africa Scholarships

AUC and Chinese Government Scholarship 2018/2019 – Apply Now

AUC and Chinese Government Scholarship 2018/2019 is on for application. The Government of The People’s Republic of China has made scholarship offers to the African Union Commission, through the Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology, to enable African students study in China in the 2018/2019 Academic Year. The scholarships are intended for studies leading to the award of Master’s and Doctoral Degrees in the following Programmes.

African Union scholarship: AUC and Chinese Government Scholarship

Master’s Programme

  • Public Policy
  • Public Administration of National Development
  • Public Administration
  • Public Administration in International Development and Governance
  • Public Administration
  • Chinese Economy
  • Management of Rural
  • Development and Management Studies
  • Public Health
  • International Communication
  • Transportation Engineering of Railway Operation and Management
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Professional Accounting Program
  • Auditing
  • Program in Environmental Management and Sustainable Development
  • Information and Communication Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electrification & Information Technology in Rail Transit
  • International Law and Chinese Law
  • Public Diplomacy
  • International Relations

Ph.D. Programme

  • Theoretical Economics in National Development

The scholarships are open to all qualified African Nationals who meet the admission requirements set forth below. The Language of Instruction will be in English.

Candidates with potential, motivation and desire to play transformative leadership roles in Africa are particularly encouraged to apply.

Admission Requirements

Candidates applying must satisfy the following requirements:

i. Undergraduate degree from a recognized university, with at least a second class upper division or its equivalent, in a relevant field.

For Doctoral Candidates (Master’s degree in a relevant field is required)

ii. Maximum age of 35 years

iii. Fluency in the English language, as it is the teaching language

Candidates may be required for a written or oral examination after pre-selection.

Application Procedure

Applications must be submitted with a cover letter stating motivation for applying and how the qualification will enable you to serve the continent. Applications must also be accompanied with the following:

1) Curriculum Vitae including education, work experience and publications if any;

2) Certified copies of relevant certificates, transcripts, and personal details page of national passport (at least six month validity)

3) Clear colored passport size photograph (3*4)

4) Recommendations from two academic referees

5) Health Certificate.

Note: Interested applicants can access the requirement through the link www.au.int

All applicants must apply directly through the respective University website and send copies by email to Caseley Olabode Stephens (StephensC@africa-union.org).

The Closing date for the submission of applications with all supporting documents is: 29TH June 2018. Applications received after this deadline will NOT be considered.

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