Courses(s) Offered: All fields
Course Level: Undergraduate (bachelors), Postgraduate (masters, PhD)
Provider: Federal Scholarship Board
Country to Study in: Several countries
The Federal Government of Nigeria through the Federal Ministry of Education through the Federal Scholarship Board (FSB) offer the Bilateral Educational Agreement (BEA) Oversea Scholarshipsto Nigerian undergraduate, masters and doctoral students.
The BEA Scholarship Awards are for eligible Nigerian youths after due process by development partners who have entered into Bilateral Educational agreement with Nigeria. Nigeria equally offers reciprocal awards to citizens of these Bilateral Education Agreement countries: China, Romania, and Cuba.
The Honorable Minister of Education hereby invites interested and qualified Nigerians to participate in the Nomination Interview for the 2018/2019 Bilateral Educational Agreement (BEA) Scholarship Award tenable in Russia, China, Morocco, Turkey, Algeria, Romania, Serbia, Japan, Ukraine, Cuba, Greece, Czech Republic, Syria, Macedonia, Mexico, Egypt, Tunisia etc.
(A). Undergraduate Scholarship
(B). Postgraduate Scholarship
Note: (For ALL Applicants):
Since the BEA countries are non-English speaking, applicants should be prepared to undertake a mandatory one year foreign language of the country of choice which will be the standard medium of instruction
Citizens of Nigeria ONLY.
All accredited institutions of higher learning in the participating countries that have Bilateral Educational Agreements (BEA) with Nigeria. The participating countries include:
Fields of Study
The Fields of Study:
- Undergraduate level: Engineering, Geology, Agriculture, Sciences, Mathematics, Languages, Environmental Sciences, Sports, Law, Social Sciences, Biotechnology, Architecture, Medicine (very limited), etc
- Postgraduate level (Masters Degree and Ph.D): All fields
Number of awards
Not specified, but several would be awarded
The duration ranges from 4 – 9 years depending on the course of study and the country
The participating countries are responsible for the tuition and accommodation, while Nigeria government takes care of the following;
Method of Application
1.0): To apply for the federal government scholarship, all qualified candidates are advised to:
NOTE: All applicants for Hungarian Scholarship must visit the website: www.stipendumhungaricum.hu before 15th February 2018 to complete the application form online. Print the application form and bring to the venue in addition to 1.0 above.
2.0): Venue of Interview:
All eligible applicants are to report for interview at the venues scheduled for their respective Zones of origin for proper identification. Two sets of the completed application forms should be submitted at the various interview centres with the following attachments:
3.0): Candidates nominated by the Board will be required to submit the following:
4.0): Interview Dates:
The Interview Venues, Dates and Timetable can be found here. The interview would take place from February 19th to February 23rd 2018 by 9.00AM Daily. Applications should be submitted before this date. Applicants are advised to attend the interview at their respective zones of origin.
WARNING: Double Entries will be disqualified.
Do note that this scholarship application does not attract any processing fee. Therefore, beware of fraudsters!
Application Deadline: 15 Feb (Hungary ONLY) / 18 Feb 2018
Open to International Applicants: No (ONLY Nigerians)
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