The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) and the University of Oxford are jointly funding scholarships for graduate students from IDB member countries. The studentships are provided in the field of mathematical, physical and life sciences (MPLS), medical sciences and social sciences divisions.
This scholarship is not open to candidates applying for Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma courses, part-time courses, non-matriculated courses or to students with deferred entry. The combined IDB-Oxford Clarendon support will cover 100% of university and college fees and a grant for living expenses.
Study Subject (s): The studentships are provided in the field of mathematical, physical and life sciences (MPLS), medical sciences and social sciences divisions.
Course Level: The bursaries are available for pursuing graduate degree level.
Programme Provider: The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) and the University of Oxford.
The award can be taken at the UK
- You should be applying to start a new full-time graduate course in Mathematics, Physical and Life Sciences (MPLS), Medical Sciences or Social Sciences Divisions.
- Candidates should be from one of the IDB member countries and be nominated by the IDB for the opportunity – having submitted successful applications to the relevant office of the IDB Governor – through their nominating institution. As the The studentships are made in partnership with the Clarendon Fund, all candidates must also have applied for admission to Oxford and been selected for a Clarendon Scholarship.
- This scholarship is not open to candidates applying for Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma courses, part-time courses, non-matriculated courses or to students with deferred entry.
Open for International Students: The students of Saudi Arabia, Libya, Iran, Nigeria, U.A.E., Qatar, Egypt, Turkey, Kuwait, Algeria, Pakistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Yemen, Morocco, Sudan, Jordan, Gabon, Senegal, Oman, Iraq, Brunei, Cameroon, Guinea, Bahrain, Burkina Faso, Niger, Uganda, Benin, Palestine, Tunisia, Kazakhstan, Syria, Azerbaijan, Mali, Afghanistan, Chad, Lebanon, Mauritania, Albania, Gambia, Kyrgyz, Maldives, Mozambique, Suriname, Djibouti, Guinea Bissau, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tajikistan, Togo, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire can apply for the opportunity s.
The number of awards (s): Up to 5 opportunities are offered.
Duration of award(s): The studentships are offered for the duration of the course.
What does it cover? The scholarship covers course fees and provides a generous grant for living expenses
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: In order to be considered for this application , you must submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course. Candidates must also apply directly to IDB. Candidates must have been nominated by both the IDB and by the University for a Clarendon Fund Scholarship, through their parallel selection procedures, in order to be awarded the IDB-Oxford Clarendon Scholarship.
Application Deadline: January 2020 as per the course