Scholarship opportunity. Image Credit: theismaili
Scholarship opportunity. Image Credit: theismaili

Are you interested in studying ICT4D at MSc level? The 2016 Development Informatics Scholarship worth 24500 USD (82.6 million UGX) is available for developing countries applicants to the one-year MSc ICT4D Programme; creating ICT4D champions.

Applicants apply first for the programme. On receipt of an offer, they send a scholarship application statement by end April 2016.  The scholarship covers all tuition fees including overseas fieldwork.

Degree awarded: 
Master of Science

Duration: 
12 months (full-time); 24 months (part-time)

Entry requirements
Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum classification of Second Class Honors Upper Division (2:1) or its international equivalent. Admission of candidates who do not meet this criterion may be approved if satisfactory evidence of postgraduate study, research or professional experience can be provided. Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Approximately 100 applications are received and 15 new students registered on the course.

How to apply
The deadline for applications is the 31st August 2016; later applications are considered at our discretion. Follow the link for more details.

For further assistance, you can contact School’s admissions office at +0161 306 1312 or via their email: GDI-DIG-Admissions@manchester.ac.uk