Deadline:30 March 2020(annual)
Study Location:New Zealand
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The New Zealand Government Offers Full Teritary Scholarships for eligible international students.
New Zealand University and Institute of Technology.
Areas Of Study:
undergraduate and Postgraduate Degrees In Preferred Fields of Study that are most relevant to the development needs of your Country (i.e renewable energy,agriculture development,diaster risk management,private sector development,public sector development).Find out the preferred courses for your country.
The scholarships open to citizens of selected countries in the pacific,Africa,Asia,Latin America,Carribbean as well as Commonwealth countries.Please see the complete list of eligible Countries.
The Scholarships Include the full tution fees, a living allowance (NZ$3000),Medical Insurance when you are in New Zealand,travel to and from your own country and New Zealand at the start and end of your Scholarship,travel insurance,travel home during your Scholarships(one or two trips homes are allowed,depending on the length of your scholarship),and help with research and thesis costs for many postgraduate students.
To apply for a full New Zealand Scholarships you must be 18 years and above,However applicants who are under 40years of age are prefferred for New Zealand Scholarships for universirty or tertiary instutions.
As part of the New Zealand Scholarships application process,you need to choose your preferred education institution and prefferred courses.Scholarship applicants doesnt need to apply for admission to their prefferred education institution and courses but they need to check that they are likely to meet the minimum academic requirements and the minimum level of Engish required for their course.
Course entry requirements are set by your chosen education institution so you must check minimum entry requirments on their website before you apply for New zealand Scholarship.
Each University or education institution sets the minimum level of English you need for your preferred course,so check their Website.
Generally to study for a postgraduate qualification,you must have at least:
. An overall IELTS score of 6.5 and no band less than 5.5
. A TOFF score of 80 on the internet-based test with a writing score of 21
. An overall PTE Academic score of 50,with no communications skills score less than 42
. A cambridge Academic English(advanced) overall score of 169 with no bands less than 162.
Contribution to their Country’s Development-
Scholars are expected to contribute to their Country’s Social or economic development for two years after completing their scholarship study.The purpose of a New Zealand Scholarship is to fund the training of citizens from developing countries,so they can positively impact on their country,s development by sharing new skills and knowoledge gained from their study.That is why Scholars are expected to return home after their Scholarship for at least two years to contribute to the social and economic development of their own country.
Work Experience Requirements:
When assessing scholarship applications,applicants who wants to study courses that allgn strongly with then current work experience and applicants who will continue working in their current job sector after they finish their scholarship are preferred.
The New Zealand Scholarship application process differs depending on which country or region you are from.you can apply between the application opening and closing dates for your country as found in this page.Most countries have a closing date of 28 February 2020 or 27 March 2020(for commonwealth countries).
It is Important that to visit the country-specific pages and the official website to access the online application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Study In New Zeland-Western Institute Of Technology at Taranaki(WITT)