The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is one of the foremost social science universities in the world. The School is a public research university located in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
If English is not applicant’s first language and if the language of instruction for first degree is not English, University asks them to provide evidence of command of English. The most common qualification is the IELTS test.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.
Scholarship Award: There is one scholarship with an approx. value of £۲۵,۰۰۰ for an applicant to a full-time taught masters programme.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be a national of, and resident in, a country in Sub-Saharan Africa. The selection will be based on merit and financial need.
Nationality: Students of sub-Saharan Africa (Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for this scholarship.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: For degree programmes outside the UK you will need to obtain at least 70 percent of the available marks in your final year examinations. If your institution uses the cumulative grade point average (GPA) system you should normally have a GPA of at least 3.5 (out of 4) or above.
Test Requirement: Several programmes require GRE (Graduate Record Examination) or GMAT (Graduate Management Admissions Test) scores. The requirement is indicated in the ‘key facts’ box at the start of each programme entry. The LSE institution code for the GRE is 0972; no department code is required as the scores are processed centrally. The LSE institution code for the GMAT is HMT 86-56.
English Language Requirement: If English is not applicant’s first language and if the language of instruction for first degree is not English, University asks them to provide evidence of your command of English. The most common qualification is the IELTS test.
How to Apply: To be considered for this scholarship, students must have completed the 2017/18 LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form and received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional) by 5pm UK time on 26 April 2017. Students must complete Section G – Personal Statement.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 26th April 2017.