Yearning to get higher education at the University of Oxford but lack of funding? Good News! The university is now providing Reach Oxford Scholarship for Students from Low-Income Countries to study at Oxford on session 2020-2021.
The studentship is designed for those highly skilled aspirants who cannot study for a degree in their own countries because of unsuitable educational facilities. It is open to study the undergraduate degree coursework at the university.
The University of Oxford is well known as the second oldest university in the UK. It ranks first in the world in the Times Higher Education. It has 38 colleges, which are financially independent and self-governing. It also provides numerous scholarships for students from all around the world.
To take part in this studentship program, seekers are demanded to meet the following eligibility criteria:
- The applicant must be a student of the low-income country as mentioned below.
- Applicant must have to receive an offer to study at the university.
- Candidates need to have the highest academic ability.
- Candidate must have the financial need and social commitment to apply for the award.
- Preference will be given to students who have not studied at the undergraduate level before.
These countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The countries are: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina; Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep, Chad, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep, Congo, Rep, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia; Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea, Dem. People’s Rep, Kosovo, Kyrgyz Rep, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Federated States, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Macedonia, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, West Bank and Gaza Strip, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Course and Subject
The scholarships are available for studying the undergraduate degree coursework in all subjects (except for medicine) offered by the university.
Benefits of the Program
Around 2-3 scholarship will be awarded per year. It will cover the course fees, a grant for living costs and one return air fare per year. It is tenable for 3 or 4 years, depending on course length.
Career Opportunities at the University of Oxford
The University of Oxford has a lot of career opportunities for students from all around the world in varies fields. It gives candidates world-class qualification and employment opportunities. Here, students can achieve their aspirations and to become leaders in their chosen fields. Aspirants can also get world-class research and innovation through its innovative research centres
How to Apply
If you want to be enlisted in this educational program, then you are needed to take affirmation in the undergraduate degree coursework at the University of Oxford. After being registered at the university, you will be automatically considered for this studentship.
- For being accepted towards this studentship, candidates need to meet the entry requirements of the university.
- An international student needs to achieve or expect to obtain one of the qualifications given in the link with the grades shown, or another equivalent.
- Candidates can also check the specific subject requirements for some courses, particularly in the sciences.
- Copy of passport/ID
- Copies of transcripts/diplomas
- Statement of Purpose/Letter of motivation
- Letter of recommendation
- CV (Curriculum Vitae)
- Standardized test scores
English Language Requirements
For gaining admissio0n at Oxford, aspirants are needed to convince that they have sufficient fluency in written and spoken English to study at the university. Depending on the course, seekers need to show either a standard or a higher level of ability in English.
Application Deadline: February 12, 2020