University Of Nottingham Africa Postgraduate Excellence Award
This is to inform the general public that the University Of Nottingham Africa Postgraduate Excellence Award is now in session.
The scholarship grants will be towards full-time masters tuition fees for high-achieving international students who live in Africa.
About The University of Nottingham
The University of Nottingham is a public exploration college in Nottingham, United Kingdom. It was established as University College Nottingham in 1881, and was conceded a regal sanction in 1948. The University of Nottingham has a place with the world class research serious Russell Group affiliation.
Nottingham’s principal grounds (University Park) with Jubilee Campus and showing clinic (Queen’s Medical Center) are situated inside the City of Nottingham, with various more modest grounds and destinations somewhere else in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.
Outside the UK, the college has grounds in Semenyih, Malaysia, and Ningbo, China. Nottingham is coordinated into five constituent resources, inside which there are in excess of 50 schools, divisions, organizations and examination focuses. Nottingham has around 45,500 understudies and 7,000 staff, and had a pay of £694 million of every 2020-21, of which £114.9 million was from research awards and contracts.
The foundation’s graduated class have been granted 3 Nobel Prizes, a Fields Medal, a Turner Prize, and a Gabor Medal and Prize.
The college is an individual from the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the European University Association, the Russell Group, Universitas 21, Universities UK, the Virgo Consortium, and takes an interest in the Sutton Trust Summer School program as an individual from the Sutton 30.
College Park Campus, toward the west of Nottingham downtown area, is the 330-section of land (1.3 km2) principal grounds of the University of Nottingham.
Set around its lake and clock-tower and with broad parkland greenery, University Park has won various honors for its design and finishing, and has been named the greenest grounds in the country in a Green Flag Award.
At the south access to the principal grounds, in Highfields Park, lies the Lakeside Arts Center, the college’s public expressions office and execution space.
The D.H. Lawrence Pavilion houses a scope of social offices, including a 225 limit theater space, a progression of specialty cupboards, the Weston Gallery (which shows the college’s original copy assortment), the Wallner exhibition, which exists as a stage for neighborhood and local craftsmen, and a progression of visual expressions, execution and neighborliness spaces.
Other close by offices incorporate the Djanogly Art Gallery, presentation lobby, and theater, which in the past have facilitated accounts and broadcasting by BBC Radio 3, the NOTT Dance and NOW celebrations, and a progression of contemporary craftsmanship displays.
The Campuses includes:
The site is additionally the home of The National College for School Leadership. Extra venture of £9.2 million in Jubilee Campus was finished in 2004, with a second structure for Nottingham University Business School opened by Lord Sainsbury.
The City Hospital Campus:
It houses staff and postgraduate understudies gaining practical experience in respiratory medication, stroke medication, oncology, physiotherapy, and general wellbeing. The grounds was extended in 2009 to house another organization of general wellbeing and an expert place for tobacco research.
Sutton Bonington Campus:
It houses Nottingham’s School of Biosciences and the new School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, and is around 12 miles (19.3 km) toward the south of the City of Nottingham, between the M1 motorway, Ratcliffe Power Station, and the Midland Main Line railroad.
Facilities And Department
The Faculty of Humanities:
• American and Canadian Studies
• Works of art and Archeology
• Culture, Film and Media
• Societies, Languages and Area Studies
• French and Francophone Studies
• German Studies
• History of Art
• Language Center
Faculty of Engineering
• Engineering and Built Environment
• Compound and Environmental Engineering
• Structural Engineering
• Establishment Engineering and Physical Sciences
• Electrical and Electronic Engineering
• Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering
• Workforce of Medicine and Health Sciences
• Wellbeing Sciences
• Life Sciences
• Veterinary Medicine and Science
Faculty of Social Sciences:
• Financial aspects
• Nottingham University Business School
• Governmental issues and International Relations
• Human science and Social Policy
Faculty of Science:
• Plant Science
• Software engineering
• Numerical Sciences
• Drug store
• Material science and Astronomy
• Brain science
Student Life/ Student Union.
The University of Nottingham Students’ Union is vigorously engaged with giving students exercises at the college and has in excess of 190 students social orders subsidiary to it.
A further 76 clubs are subsidiary to the Students’ Union’s Sports Committee. Nottingham takes part yearly in the Varsity Series, various games between the students and staff of the college and conventional opponents Nottingham Trent University.
The students paper Impact is distributed consistently during term time.
The Students’ Union radio broadcast is University Radio Nottingham. A scope of understudy theater happens at The New Theater.
The Students’ Union additionally works an understudy run proficient sound and lighting organization, TEC PA and Lighting, who offer types of assistance for some occasions like graduation, balls, and numerous different occasions, both inside the college and to outside clients.
Nottingham is an exploration driven foundation, and two scholastics associated with the college were granted Nobel Prizes in 2003. Clive Granger was mutually granted the Nobel Prize in Economics.
Much of the work on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) was completed at Nottingham, work for which Sir Peter Mansfield got the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2003.
Nottingham stays areas of strength for a for examination into MRI. The college has added to various other critical logical advances. Frederick Kipping, Professor of Chemistry (1897-1936), made the disclosure of silicone polymers at Nottingham.
Major improvements in the in vitro culture of plants and micropropogation procedures were made by plant researchers at Nottingham, alongside the primary creation of transgenic tomatoes by Don Grierson during the 1980s. Different advancements at the college incorporate cochlear inserts for hard of hearing youngsters and the hold onto something position utilized in airplane.
In 2015, the Assemble aggregate, of which the parttime Architecture Department coach Joseph Halligan is a part, won the Turner Prize, Europe’s most renowned workmanship award.Other offices at Nottingham incorporate a 46 teraflop supercomputer.
As indicated by the most recent measurements (2019/20) accumulated by the Higher Education Statistics Agency, Nottingham is the UK’s ninth biggest college in light of absolute understudy enrolment with 34,840 students; from more than 130 countries. 20% of Nottingham’s students are secretly instructed, the seventeenth most elevated extent among standard British universities.
In the 2016-17 scholarly year, the college had a home breakdown of 78:5:17 of UK:EU:non-EU understudies individually with a female to male proportion of 55:45.
(What could be compared to ABB at A Level and BB at AS Level), positioning it as the 22nd most noteworthy among higher instructive establishments.
Ratings and Rankings
The college was named Times Higher Education “College of the Year” in 2006, Times Higher Education “Pioneering University of the Year” in 2008, and wrapped sprinter up in the 2010 Sunday Times “College of the Year”.
In 2016-17, Nottingham was named ‘College of the Year’ for graduate work by The Sunday Times. Nottingham is depicted by the Fulbright Commission as “one of the UK’s most established, biggest, and most esteemed universities”.
In 2019, it positioned 126th among the colleges all over the planet by SCImago Institutions Rankings.
In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), which evaluates the nature of examination in UK advanced education organizations, Nottingham is positioned 26th by GPA and eighth for research power.
The 2016 CWUR University Ranking set Nottingham University 139th internationally and tenth nationally.
Nottingham is positioned second in the UK (after Oxford) and thirteenth on the planet as far as the quantity of graduated class recorded among CEOs of the 500 biggest organizations worldwide.
The 2015 Global Employability University Ranking spots Nottingham 78th on the planet and eleventh in the UK. In 2017, Nottingham was positioned Europe’s 71st ‘Most Innovative University’.
All the more as of late in the 2019 Complete University Guide public rankings, Nottingham put first for Agriculture and Forestry, second for Pharmacology and Pharmacy, third for Social Work and Veterinary Medicine and fourth for American Studies and Physiotherapy. 19 subjects were positioned in the main ten.
Nature Of Scholarship.
Type of scholarship: Postgraduate
Gender: Male and Female
School to study: University Of Nottingham
Country to study: United Kingdom
Deadline: 20th May, 2022
Benefits Of Africa Postgraduate Excellence Award
• The scholarship is available to only students in Africa.
• These scholarships award grants will be given to students to used towards a full time Master’s program at the University of Nottingham.
• There are a total of 2 scholarships; the high value scholarship and the £4,000 or £6,000 scholarship.
• The scholarship grant award will Used towards a full time Master’s degree.
• Outstanding students applying for masters courses in our Faculty of Engineering are eligible for a scholarship of £6,000.
Requirements For Africa Postgraduate Excellence Award
•Interested candidates must hold an offer to start a full-time masters (excluding MRes) at the University of Nottingham’s UK campuses in September 2022 in any subject area
• Interested Candidates must be labeled as overseas in order to receive the funding for tuition fees.
• Candidates must be domiciled in Africa
P.S You are not eligible for this scholarship if you:
• are a current student or graduate of the University of Nottingham
• have already studied outside of your home country
How To Apply
You must apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time masters (including MRes) at the University of Nottingham before applying for this scholarship. Search for courses and find out how to apply.
If you have an offer for a taught masters course, you can apply through the scholarships section of our application system, NottinghamHub.
P.S Applications close at midnight (UK time) on Friday 20 May 2022.
In your application, you will be asked about your achievements, study plans and reasons for choosing to study with us.
Make sure you have enough time to prepare strong answers. We will assess your responses and academic merit when making scholarship decisions.
You do not need to respond to your offer before submitting your application for this scholarship, however awards will only be made to students who accept their offer to study with us.
We will contact you in early July 2022 to confirm the outcome of your application.
If you are awarded this scholarship, it will be deducted from the tuition fees charged to you as a student at the University of Nottingham. We will not pay tuition fee scholarships to you directly.
This award cannot be combined with another University of Nottingham regional scholarship or an International Sporting Excellence Award.
However, you may be able to receive an additional subject scholarship from your academic school, sports scholarship package, or external scholarship from your country, where the combined total does not exceed 100% of tuition fees.
This could include, for example, an award from Nottingham University Business School and/or the government or another funding body in your country.