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Commonwealth Split Site Doctoral Scholarship-2013, UK

Sponser: Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, United Kingdom

Scholarship: Commonwealth Split Site Doctoral Scholarship-2013

Eligibility :

  • Be Commonwealth citizens, refugees, or British protected persons
  • Be permanently resident in a Commonwealth country other than the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man.
  • Be available to commence their academic studies in the United Kingdom by the start of the UK academic year in September/October 2013
  • Hold, by October 2013, a first degree of upper second class Honours standard (or above); or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification, which will normally be a Master’s degree


  • For enhancing clinical skills in the fields of medicine and dentistry, have qualified as a doctor or dentist between 1 October 2003 and 30 September 2008.

Duration: 12 months’ non-degree study in the United Kingdom on a Split-Site basis to aid the completion of a doctoral degree undertaken at a university in the candidate’s home country.
Note: It may be noted that for 12 months study in the United Kingdom on Split-site basis must be made in the context of a department/institutional link with a UK University already in operation or currently under negotiation. Candidates will have the option of one full 12 months period of study or two six month periods with a period not greater than their home Ph.d at the time of application will be eligible to spend a maximum of six months in the UK in the first year of their studies.

Effective date of award: The Scholarship will commence from September/October 2013 in U.K.

How to apply:
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Submit 3 copies of the filled in application form duly signed by the Vice-Chancellor (in case of University/Colleges) and Executive Head (in case of Institution) along with office seal and with all the required supporting documents (attested copies of original)  to the
Section Officer (IC Section),
Room No.508-A,
University Grants Commission,
Bahadurshah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi-110002
Note: Superscribe the envelope with "Application for Commonwealth Split-Site Doctoral Scholarship tenable in United Kingdom for the year 2013”.

Important: Individual application will not be allowed. All applications have to be nominated by the university or the institution where the applicant is studying

Important dates:
Application deadline: October 26, 2012.
Completion of EAS application on Selection: December 7, 2012

For the guidelines www.ugc.ac.in, http://bit.ly/cscuk-apply

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