The Postgraduate Jordan Scholarships is awarded in the form of a £4,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to full-time, on-campus, self-funding candidates who are either Jordanian nationals or are living in Jordan at the point of application and are tagged as overseas students for tuition fee purposes.
The University of Stirling is a public university in Stirling, Scotland, established by the Royal Charter in 1967. It is situated in the Central Belt of Scotland, built within the walled Airthrey Castle estate.
Since its establishment, the university has extended to four faculties, a Management School, and several institutes and centers covering a broad range of subjects in the academic areas of arts and humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, health sciences, and sport.
The University of Stirling campus is approximately 360 acres (1.5 km2) in size, integrating the Stirling University Innovation Park and the Dementia Centre.
However, the campus, with its wildlife, loch, and mixture of native and exotic flora is found in the foothills of the Ochil Hills and is frequently mentioned as among the most beautiful in the UK.
In 2002, the University of Stirling and the landscape of the Airthrey Estate were selected by the International Council on Monuments and Sites as one of the UK’s top 20 heritage sites of the 20th century.
The university also occupies buildings in the city of Stirling. The University of Stirling attracts students from a wide range of backgrounds, with more than 14,000 part-time and full-time students enrolled in the 2020/21 academic year.
Furthermore, the University of Stirling has international degree program collaborations in China with Hebei Normal University, Singapore with Singapore Institute of Management, and Oman.
The University offers an MSc in Human Rights & Diplomacy, this is the only Human Rights and Diplomacy program in the world taught in cooperation with the leading training body of the United Nations: the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).
The University of Stirling was the first new university to be founded in Scotland for nearly 400 years. Its original campus site was selected from a shortlist of competing sites, which include Falkirk, Perth, and Inverness.
In addition, the author of the Robbins Review, which suggested the growth of the number of universities in the UK during the 1960s, Lord Robbins, was appointed as the University’s first Chancellor in 1968.
In 1967 a house for the University Principal Tom Cottrell was constructed, designed by architects Morris and Steedman. It was listed as category A in 2009.
The University of Stirling Postgraduate Jordan Scholarships will provide an award amount of £4,000 per year to the successful candidates.
Requirements for University of Stirling Postgraduate Jordan Scholarships
- Applicants must have received a conditional or unconditional offer of admission for an eligible postgraduate course taught at the University of Stirling commencing in September 2022 or January 2023.
- You must be classed as overseas for tuition fee purposes to be eligible for the University of Stirling Postgraduate Jordan Scholarships.
- Each candidate must be a Jordanian national or living in Jordan at the point of application.
- This University of Stirling Postgraduate Jordan Scholarships is only available to students entering directly into a full-time postgraduate degree program, delivered at the University’s Stirling campus.
- Note that the scholarship cannot be merged with any other Stirling scholarship or award. If offered more than one University of Stirling award then the highest value award will be applied.
How to Apply for University of Stirling Postgraduate Jordan Scholarships
If you are interested and eligible for the scholarship, go to the University of Stirling on www.stir.ac. the UK to apply. Scholars will automatically be identified as part of the admissions process. No separate application is needed for this award.
The application deadline for the scholarship is July 1, 2022.
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