Latest scholarship in Asia for Africa Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 19-Aug-2020


The more the culture of a destination country differs from your own, the more you will be able to learn, grow, and demonstrate your capacity to adapt and be flexible. This is why studying in Asia is often the best choice for your career; Knowledge of Asia combined with other disciplines enhances employment prospects and possibilities of working internationally. Below are the latest scholarship opportunities in Asia for African students. 

1. Help University Malaysia International Scholarships 2020

HELP has awarded many scholarships to encourage academically inclined Malaysian and international students who display leadership qualities to pursue tertiary education at their institutions. HELP welcomes both new and continuing students of merit to apply for scholarships and study awards. The scholarship is open for both International Students and Domestic Students.

Application deadline: Unspecific

Eligibility: International students.

Value: Value varies for each department

Type: Undergraduate

2. NCTU International Scholarship

NCTU International Scholarships are available to outstanding degree-seeking international students with excellent academic and research records. Selected students may be awarded a monthly stipend and/or exemption from tuition fees.

Application deadline: September 30, 2020

Eligibility: International students

Value: Tuition fee and stipends

Type: Undergraduates and postgraduates

3. Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Training Programme 2020/2021 for Developing Countries

The ITEC Programme, fully funded by the Government of India, has evolved and grown over the years. Under ITEC and it sister programme SCAAP (Special Commonwealth African Assistance Programme),161 countries from Asia, Africa, East Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean as well as Pacific and Small Island countries are invited to share in the Indian developmental experience acquired over six decades of India’s existence as a free nation.

Application Deadline: Applications should be submitted preferably 3 months before the commencement of the course.

Eligibility: Developing Countries students

Value: The program covers transportation and visa costs, course fees, accommodation, and living and book allowances for course participants.

Type: Training

4. PhD in Engineering and Planning

This project is part of a 4-year Dual PhD degree programme between the National Tsing Hua University (Taiwan) and the University of Liverpool (England). As part of the NTHU-UoL Dual PhD Award, students are in the unique position of being able to gain 2 PhD awards at the end of their degree from two internationally recognised world-leading Universities.

Application Deadline: 30 April 2021 

Eligibility: Open to all nationalities 

Value: Both the UoL and NTHU have agreed to waive the tuition fees for the duration of the project and stipend of $11,000 TWD/£280 GBP a month will be provided as a contribution to living costs.

Type: PhD  

5. Schwarzman Scholarship 2021 in China

Schwarzman Scholarship is a Most prestigious, Famous & Most highest Paid Scholarship in China. 200 Schwarzman  Scholarship Offers Scholarships to Study Full Free Master Degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing. No IELTS or other Language Requirements if You have Studied at an English Institute in your country for 2 Years.

 Application deadline:  September 22, 2020

Eligibility: All Nationalities

Value:  Full Tuition Fees, Room and Board and a stipend  of $4,000 

Type: Undergraduates and postgraduate 

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