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Student Loan for International Students

International student loanReview of Top 2 Student finance and loan organisations for International Students

Students from Africa, India and other developing nations are among the highest number of international students. These students seek undergraduate and graduate admissions from univerities in Europe, United States, Canada and Australia.

While studying in first world countries is a prime desire, it comes at a literal financial cost. International students pay many times more fees than citizen of host nations. This is not even considering the cost of travel between home country and destination, settlement and language requirements cost.

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Call for Application from African PhD Students

The African Union Heads of State and Government is holding the 33rd Conference of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU2019) from 3 to 7 July 2019. It is hosted by Niger.

As part of the 5-day event, scientific and cultural side events have been planned. African PhD

Academic Vacancy Scholarship/Grants

PhD Scholarship at Swiss African Studies Center

PhD Scholarship opportunities are available in African Studies at the University of Basel.

The Centre for African Studies at the University of Basel, Switzerland calls for applications for a doctoral position covering a period of three years funded by the Humer Foundation for Academic Talent.

The scholarship allows

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Call for Applications to 2018 Iso Lomso Fellowship

Call for Applications to 2018 Iso Lomso Fellowship

Iso Lomso Fellowship provide an exceptional early career opportunity for Africa’s brightest minds in academia. Iso Lomso aims to address the gap that exists between completion of the Ph.D. and becoming an established scholar in Africa. While there is increasing support for doctoral study and for post-doctoral fellowships, it is during the extended post-doctoral period that the

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University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship

The University of Pretoria, South Africa is calling for applications for its 2019 Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship.

Deadline: 17th September, 2018

  • Eligibility


The University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship will be awarded to applicants who are citizens of Commonwealth countries.

  • Applicants must conduct their studies at the University of Pretoria to commence in 2019.
  • Applicants must have completed the degree that will give them admission to a doctoral programme no more than three years prior to their application for the University of Pretoria Commonwealth Doctoral Scholarship.
  • Applicants must not be older than 35 years of age at the time of application.
  • PhD and Masters students currently registered at the University of Pretoria are not eligible for the Doctoral Scholarship.
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Stellenbosch Doctoral Scholarship in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Stellenbosch University, South Africa is inviting application for doctoral scholarship in Arts and Social Sciences. This postgraduate scholarship is open to citizens of Nigeria and other sub-Saharan countries.

Deadline: 24th August,2018

Stellenbosch Doctoral Scholarship

The Graduate School for Arts and Social Sciences is a HOPE Project initiative in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Stellenbosch University to strengthen and advance doctoral training and scholarship in Africa. More than 200 doctoral scholars from 18 African countries, including South Africa, have enrolled in this scholarship programme since 2010. A total of 114 have successfully graduated, of which 83% completed in three years or less.

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Next Generation PhD Fellowship

The Next Generation PhD fellowship is a scholarship opportunity for Doctoral students in Social Sciences.

The US Social Science Research Council is providing support to African scholars (in Africa) from selected countries, for:

  1. PhD research proposals
  2. Dissertation research
  3. Dissertation completion

The focus is on peace, security and development and the use of interdisciplinary research approaches and methods.