This scholarship is aimed primarily at candidates who are nationals of Afghanistan, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Palestine Territories (West Bank and Gaza) living in their country of origin.
The Felix scholarship covers the full cost of tuition fees; living costs (£15,560 in 2017-18) and a return air fare. This Masters scholarship is shared with International Students House, which provides free accommodation and breakfast. The accommodation cost will be deducted from the living cost of £15,560.
Any SOAS taught masters programme. Part-time programmes are not eligible.
Candidates must be nationals of a developing country and not currently be living or studying outside of their country. This scholarship is aimed primarily at candidates who are nationals of Afghanistan, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Palestine territories (West Bank and Gaza) who are living in their country of origin Candidates must not have previously studied for one year or more outside of their country. Candidates must have a first class Bachelor's degree from a University or comparable institution. Candidates who already hold a Master's degree cannot apply for a Master's degree scholarship. Candidates must demonstrate financial need. Graduates are expected to return to work in their home country. Candidates must have submitted a complete application for admission by the scholarship closing date of 29 January 2018, 1700 UK time. Candidates must have an offer of admission by the time shortlisting takes place in early March 2018. We may give priority to applicants with an unconditional offer of admission. Applicants must meet the English language condition of their offer of admission to study at SOAS as soon as possible but no later than 1 June 2018. If your offer is conditional on English, please arrange your English test and ensure you meet the English requirements as soon as possible.
Scholarship Application Deadline
Applications must be submitted no later than 17:00 (UK local time) on 29 January 2018. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
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