MASDAR Institute Full Scholarships 2017 for Graduate Studies in UAE

Deadline: 31 May 2017
Open to: UAE and international students
Scholarship: fully Scholarship

Description

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology is the world’s first graduate-level university dedicated to providing real-world solutions to issues of sustainability. The Institute’s goal is to become a world-class research-driven graduate-level university, focusing on advanced energy and sustainable technologies.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this scholarship:-

For Masters:

  • A relevant undergraduate degree in science, engineering or IT from a recognized and accredited university;
  • A minimum CGPA of 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) or equivalent (2nd class upper in the British system);
  • A minimum GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 on the old scale);
  • A minimum TOEFL score of 91 (iBT)) or equivalent paper/computer based scores, or a minimum academic IELTS score of 6.5;
  • 3 Recommendation Letters;
  • Statement of Objectives.

For Doctoral:

  • A relevant undergraduate and Master’s degree in science, engineering or IT from a recognized and accredited university;
  • A minimum CGPA of 3.0 in the undergraduate degree and a minimum CGPA of 3.2 in the master’s degree, or equivalent;
  • A minimum GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 on the old scale);
  • A minimum TOEFL of 91 on the internet-based test (iBT) or equivalent paper/computer-based scores, or a minimum academic IELTS score of 6.5;
  • 3 recommendation letters;
  • Statement of Objectives;
  • Research proposal.

Scholarship

Qualified Master’s and Doctorate degree applicants to Masdar Institute will be provided with full scholarship benefits upon admission. The Masdar Institute Scholarship benefits include the following:

  • 100% of all tuition fees;
  • All requd textbooks;
  • A laptop;
  • Reimbursement of GRE and TOEFL exam/test fees;
  • Masdar Institute housing;
  • Monthly stipend;
  • Health insurance;
  • Annual return ticket home (if applicable).

How to apply?

In order to apply please fill the online application.

Also submit the following documents in PDF, MS Word or JPF format.

  • Copy of undergraduate/graduate transcripts;
  • Statement of Objectives;
  • Research proposal (for PhD applicants);
  • Copy of GRE and TOEFL (or IELTS) scores;
  • Copy of CV (including education, list of publications, awards, professional experience, etc.);
  • JPEG of passport-sized photo of not more than 100K in size;
  • Name and email address of 3 referees (It is preferable that these email addresses are university/professional email addresses and not common Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc., email addresses).

For more information please visit the official web page.