UK Scholarships for Women to Study Masters of Science | News

The British Council Scholarships Program for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics will offer full scholarships for master’s degrees at 19 British universities, to women from the Americas (including Peru), South Asia and Southeast Asia.

it’s a Scholarship program It aims to increase opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics for girls and women. According to data from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), less than 30 percent of researchers worldwide are women and only 30 percent of female students choose STEM-related fields of higher education.

Globally, women’s participation is particularly low in information and communication technology (three percent), natural sciences, mathematics and statistics (five percent), and engineering, manufacturing and construction (eight percent).

Eligibility Criteria

– They must be citizens and residents of eligible countries in the Americas)Includes Peru, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Jamaica, Mexico and Venezuela)South Asia and East Asia.

You can take a full-time course in the UK during the academic year from September / October 2021 to 2022

The need for financial support can be demonstrated

He holds a bachelor’s degree To be allowed access to one of the pre-selected postgraduate courses at a UK university.

You can now achieve the required level of English for postgraduate studies at a UK university or by completing a pre-sessional English language course.

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Be active in the field with work experience or a demonstrated interest in their subject area

– Be passionate about their study path and ready to participate as committed graduates with the British Council Scholarships

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Main benefits

Academic standing: UK universities are among the world leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics subjects

-Financial support It will include tuition fees, salary, travel and visa costs, and medical coverage fees.

Special support for mothers

– English language support

The deadline to apply for the scholarship is Friday, March 26, 2021. Apply Here

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Publication date: 3/9/2021

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