Dear All
Attached please find a call for applications for the German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD) Scholarships to do Masters Degrees at UR.

DAAD is offering 5 Scholarships to staff of UR or those earmarked to be employed by UR to Masters Degree studies at UR. The Scholarships will be awarded for Masters degrees in areas with strong relevance to national development to staff of the College of Science and Technology (CST) (all subject areas) and the College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) (in applied social sciences, environmental Law and other special areas of Law however excluding Humanities and Fine Art). (The humanities disciplines are: ancient and modern languages, literature, philosophy, religion, visual and performing arts (such as music and theatre), history, anthropology, communication studies, cultural studies, law and linguistics)

Only those admitted at the University of Rwanda for the 2014/2015 Academic year in the Masters Programmes at CST and CASS (except in the Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts) will be offered the Scholarships. Although Law is a Humanity, Specialised Areas of Law such as Environmental Law, Business law etc will be considered.

Applications are invited from men and women with the following requirements:

1. staff members of the University of Rwanda (UR) or staff who can be considered for teaching/ research at UR or any other University in Rwanda or from a Public Sector in Rwanda

2. have completed their bachelors degree less than six years ago

3. be Rwandan Nationals


Please identify potential beneficiaries among your academic staff as well as students admitted in the 2014/2015 in your Masters Programmes and encourage them to apply. Please distribute widely to other Universities in Rwanda and Public Institutions.

The DEADLINE is 4th JUNE 2014.

Prof. Dr-Ing. Verdiana Grace MASANJA
University of Rwanda
Mobile Phone: +250788494984
Full Professor of Mathematics,
Coordinator, UR-wide Research Activities